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Man Who Legally Changed His Name To ‘Michael Jackson’ Wants To Return It Back Because Of A Bombshell Documentary

Date March 25, 2019 08:53

A superfan, who legally changed his name to Michael Jackson, wants to return it back after a brand new controversial documentary about the late singer was released.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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A superfan of the Pop King

Not so long time ago, a man named John Lomas made headlines when announced he legally changed his name to ‘Michael Jackson’.

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John was a huge fan of the Pop King for over 25 years. As a care worker, he could spend a pretty penny on the singer’s albums. John even confessed he spent more than $1 million on numerous souvenirs, trips, and other memorabilia of his late idol.

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I want my name back!

John was so much obsessed with his idol, that he legally changed his name to ‘John Michael Jackson’. Till the recent time, the superfan had no regrets about his decision. The situation changed drastically with a release of a documentary Leaving Neverland, describing the late Pop King in a ‘not so pleasant’ way.

The new documentary contains stories of real men, who claimed they were molested by Jackson as kids.

After seeing Leaving Nederland, John changed his opinion about the late singer and decided to have his original name back.

John explained:

I have supported him blindly for years but it has come to a point with everything recently that I've thought, 'no more'.

And he added:

I just want to put this behind me, I can't have this name hanging above me anymore, I just want a fresh start.

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People’s reactions

Unexpected twist, isn’t it? Of course, every person has a right to change a name if he/she wants to. Just make sure you won’t regret afterwards.

What do you think about John’s story? We feel very excited to hear your opinions in the comments.

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