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Houston Sounds Off on Michael's Memorial

L.A. Weekly's Twitter updates have slowed down, but there's plenty of Houstonians following along. Here's a selection from the past 30 minutes or so:

cashless: "Blanket, FTW!"

joeyguerra: ""we need to look up, where he is undoubtedly perched on a crescent moon, and we need to smile." - brooke shields"

Htwngirl: "Damn you Brooke soooo heartwarmingly sad. I am fighting the tears and it's bug the shit out of htwngirl day at work. ugh!!"

Htwngirl: "Wow how Jermaine can sing. OMG holding in the tears here."

LetyRoxtar: "that was soooo good *sniffle*"

LetyRoxtar: "omg Sheila Jackson Lee.... srsly?!?!

joeyguerra: "senate calls mj a legend, an icon. thanks, sjl. we needed that."

cashless: "Ummm... Sheila Jackson Lee came to our house and gave my mom one of those a couple years ago. true story. means nada...."

BreakfastOnTour: "Usher continues the trend of wearing aviators indoors"

TheAkireGroup: "Usher must really want ppl to cry"

VERSECITY: "If only We could put together Usher / Justin Timberlake / Chris Brown / Jonas Brothers / & Versecity...(haha) ... We Might have another MJ"

JustCallMeBean: "this concert and funeral shit creeps me out."

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Chris Gray has been Music Editor for the Houston Press since 2008. He is the proud father of a Beatles-loving toddler named Oliver.
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