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Jackson Fans in Riverside Set B-Day Weekend Record for 'Thriller' Dance
Fans of the late Michael Jackson gathered yesterday in front of the Riverside County Courthouse to do the "Thriller" dance made popular in the 1980s by the pop icon, according to cbs.com.
At least 1,257 participants were signed up, which was not a US record, but set a record for California. However, more people showed up who were not signed in, and organizers estimate the crowd of dancers was about 1,600--still not enough to beat the ghoulish dancing feet of the fans in West Bend, Wisconsin.
A similar event, Thrill the World, is held around Halloween; last year they broke the previous record when "22,596 people danced in 32 countries" to Jackson's tune. This weekend's event in Riverside was timed to coincide with Jackson's birthday. He would have been 52 today.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.