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A fashion icon from thrilling to bad

By CHRISTOPHER MUTHER
GLOBE STAFF / July 2, 2009

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During the summer of 1984, I wanted nothing more than a red quilted pleather jacket. It mattered little that I had absolutely no use for a jacket during the summer, or that pleather can be stickier than maple syrup on a humid July day. The fact is that every junior high-age boy lusted after the jacket that Michael Jackson wore ... (Full article: 563 words)

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