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June 30th, 2009
06:30 PM ET

Beat 360º 6/30/09

Ready for today's Beat 360°? Everyday we post a picture – and you provide the caption and our staff will join in too. Tune in tonight at 10pm to see if you are our favorite! Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:

The Reverend Al Sharpton (L) and movie director Spike Lee (R) dance on stage during a public memorial for pop star Michael Jackson on June 30, 2009 at the Apollo Theater in the Harlem section of New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Have fun with it. We're looking forward to your captions! Make sure to include your name, city, state (or country) so we can post your comment.

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Filed under: Beat 360° • Michael Jackson • T1
soundoff (186 Responses)
  1. Irene C, Mt Gilead OH

    Definitely not the "Kings of Dance"!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:19 pm |
  2. Bob - Massillon, OH

    "Anderson Cooper taught me this move himself!"

    June 30, 2009 at 7:18 pm |
  3. Penny Sanders Bargersville, Indiana

    Now I know why Michael never let us in a video Al , we stink !!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:17 pm |
  4. Brandon (Silver Spring)

    Now that Joe's got his medical OK. Tito and Jermaine start practicing to revive Jackson 5.....

    June 30, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  5. Jon -- Niantic CT

    BLAME IT ON THE BOOGIE!!! (Jackson 5 song)

    June 30, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  6. Monica, Washington, DC

    You put your left foot in, you take your left foot out...

    June 30, 2009 at 7:14 pm |
  7. T. Jones Montreal, Canada

    The only two black african americans with no rhythm !!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:14 pm |
  8. Suzette Breazell

    Ok...so then Michael said...Al, wait til the punchline this time!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:14 pm |
  9. Tarja, Finland

    Better not to do the Moonwalk here or these guys gonna end up wrapped in plaster.

    June 30, 2009 at 7:13 pm |
  10. Eric Nelson

    Anderson Cooper, I love you!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:13 pm |
  11. Cristina, Upland, CA

    The Moonwalk goes the other way Reverend!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:13 pm |
  12. T.D. Gonzales

    Whoa whoa no need to get crazy Spike just bending your knees is enough to commemorate Michael Jackson's dancing talent.

    T.D. Gonzales
    Albuquerque, NM

    June 30, 2009 at 7:12 pm |
  13. Penny Sanders

    Man How did who do it ?This moonwalk thing is really hard

    Penny Sanders

    Bargersville,Indiana 46106 ♥

    June 30, 2009 at 7:12 pm |
  14. Karen V

    Hey Reverend Al, it's the moonwalk, not the robot!!!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:12 pm |
  15. Isabel, Brazil

    Spike,
    We are the Beat of Anderson Cooper! I knew this would happen!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:11 pm |
  16. Sue, Lathrup Village, MI

    Hey Spike, what should I call this new dance move I've invented?
    That's easy, Al. You can call it "Do the Wrong Thing".

    June 30, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  17. Judy H. Des Moines, Ia

    I call the moonwalk, Spike! It better look smoother than Jamie Foxx's, Reverend, after all you have a direct line to God & the Jacksons!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  18. Jean (Clarksburg, Maryland)

    -Reverend Al Sharpton: talking about Apollo on the moon?...Check this out! This is how I moonwalk, baby!
    -Spike Lee: do your thing, Reverend!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  19. Brandon (Silver Spring)

    In bid to become Authentic MJ impersonator, Al Sharpton decides he has to start as MJ did .. at the Apollo.

    June 30, 2009 at 7:09 pm |
  20. Joe

    Celebration of a Genious!

    Reverend Sharpton high fives Michael's ghost as Spike Lee tells of their trip fishing.

    Joe S.
    Geneva, IL

    June 30, 2009 at 7:09 pm |
  21. Christine Hunt

    Put your right foot in. . ..

    June 30, 2009 at 7:09 pm |
  22. Brandon (Silver Spring)

    Al Sharpton starts practicing to take over Jackson's Summer tour

    June 30, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  23. Isabel, Brazil

    Hey, Reverend,

    The moonwalk or backslide is a dance technique that presents the illusion that the dancer is stepping forward while actually moving backward.

    Action!!!!!!!!!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  24. Carol B. in MD

    "I'd also like to give a shout out to Tawana Brawley."

    June 30, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  25. Orla Stuart, Santa Cruz CA

    I'm tired of stompin' on theese roaches.....Orkin..we need you!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  26. Marlene Schonnop Toronto Canada

    "So we took a right on Fairfax and there was Micheal. Al didn't know if he should wave or get out and dance"

    June 30, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  27. Barb Keokuk, Iowa

    Spike Lee and the Reverend Al Sharpton perfom along with the prisoners' tribute dances to MIchael Jackson.

    June 30, 2009 at 7:06 pm |
  28. Jasmine

    The two men celebrate Anderson's recent discovery of ready whip...

    June 30, 2009 at 7:06 pm |
  29. Lloyd San Francisco, CA

    First the Bird then on to the Moonwalk...

    June 30, 2009 at 7:05 pm |
  30. Clarence Searles

    "Quit your clownin Spike! I'm not trying to do the robot, I just have bad joints!"

    June 30, 2009 at 7:05 pm |
  31. Jasmine

    Spongebob Squarepants and Patrick Star make an appearance...

    June 30, 2009 at 7:05 pm |
  32. Darren (south san francisco, CA)

    The Reverend Al Sharpton and Filmmaker Spike Lee reveal tht Conan O Brien's invisible string dance was inspired by the King of Pop.

    June 30, 2009 at 7:05 pm |
  33. Stacy - Las Vegas, NV

    Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto

    June 30, 2009 at 7:04 pm |
  34. Shayne Gray

    Keep going man, you almost have the high score!

    Caledon, Ontario

    Canada

    June 30, 2009 at 7:03 pm |
  35. Alheli Picazo ("Ala-Lee Picasso"), Calgary, Canada

    Hey Spike, did you hear about the time Joe Jackson was on the Red Carpet shamelessly promoting his record label right after a close family member of his had died? Ha ha ha...oh wait....

    June 30, 2009 at 7:03 pm |
  36. Tarja, Finland

    Boyz in the hood !

    June 30, 2009 at 7:02 pm |
  37. Isabel, Brazil

    Baaw! We lost Michael!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:02 pm |
  38. Carla

    aye Spike watch me moon walk down memory lane. RIP MJ

    June 30, 2009 at 7:01 pm |
  39. Richard Burge, Cape Town, RSA

    Although amicably rising to the challenge, the duo's Thriller improv was told by media to "just beat it"

    June 30, 2009 at 7:01 pm |
  40. Garry - White Rock, Canada

    Let's see you dribble like this, Mr. President.

    June 30, 2009 at 7:01 pm |
  41. Lori - PA

    You call that a moonwalk? Why don't we watch a clip of Michael moonwalking instead?

    June 30, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  42. Brian Peeters

    So You think "We" Can Dance Well YEAH !!

    June 30, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  43. Gayle McCauley Malden,Mass.

    Sharpton gives us his best attempt at "The Moonwalk"....Spike says,laughing "You're no Michael Jackson".

    June 30, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  44. Renee - Vancouver, WA

    "Spike, check out my moonwalk!"

    June 30, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  45. Joshua Sessions

    Hey Spike, Beat it! I've got this audience under control.

    June 30, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  46. Bob - Massillon, OH

    Someone get the broom!

    June 30, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  47. Helen, Reading, UK

    Al and Spike decide to combine celebrations for Michael Jackson and the space programme by Moonwalking at The Apollo..

    June 30, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  48. Brian

    So where are auditions for American Idol next ?

    June 30, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  49. Isabel, Brazil

    Our dance reminds me that music of Michael...

    You can't win
    You can't break even

    June 30, 2009 at 6:57 pm |
  50. BettyAnn,Nacogdoches,TX

    " A-B-C it's east as 1-2-3- . . 3? that's me!"

    June 30, 2009 at 6:57 pm |
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