Today on her show, Oprah reflected back on her live interview with Michael Jackson in February 1993 (shortly before child molestation allegations were made against him). She says that she wishes she'd befriended him when she had the chance.
Famous friends and family—most notably Michael's daughter Paris—publicly eulogized the late singer at one of the biggest memorial services in history. The performances and speeches were moving and tasteful.
All different kinds of celebrities showed up at the Staples Center today to pay respects to the King of Pop. A gallery, after the jump.