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Jackson fans attempt 'Thriller' dance record

August 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Michael Jackson fans in suburban Milwaukee attempted to break a 1-year-old world record Saturday.Thousands gathered in West Bend to dance to "Thriller," the mega hit from 1983 that featured a video with dancing zombies.

Participants wanted to set the mark for most people dancing to the song.

The current record of nearly 13,600 was set last year in Mexico.

It's not yet clear if a new record was set.