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Hey, y’all. I hope you drank some iced coffee and dusted off some booty shorts recently, because the end is near. A lot of weird things happened on the internet this week, probably because of the unforeseen consequences of daylight savings time coupled with all of the other unexplained effects of spring: fever, fling, cleaning,… READ MORE »


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The pair crossed a line when recording their hit — and not a blurry one, either… READ MORE »


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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are being sued by Marvin Gaye’s family for stealing parts of his song “Got To Give It Up” to use in “Blurred Lines.” When Thicke was asked in legal proceedings whether he was present when the “Blurred Lines” rhythm track was being created, he said he was high the… READ MORE »


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The first time I really listened to the lyrics of “Blurred Lines,” I was like, “This is my JAM!” It only took a few minutes of Googling and reading my favorite feminist blogs, though, before I started becoming horrified and dismayed at the feminist community’s reaction to the song. The Daily Beast kicked off a… READ MORE »


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Emily Ratajkowski, the very attractive young woman from Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” music video, says that when the song comes on in a bar she runs into the bathroom to hide. I don’t blame her. [Celebuzz]
Gary Oldman’s publicist is defending an interview with Playboy in which he defended Mel Gibson and made… READ MORE »


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So, Michael Fassbender, Hugh Jackman and James McAvoy are in a movie together? Some kind of “X-Men” thing? I don’t know, I don’t really care. The important thing is, the hunky trio hit up the “The Graham Norton Show” together and performed the dance moves from “Blurred Lines.”  Robin Thicke had better watch his slimy… READ MORE »


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A University of North Carolina student’s complaints about the Robin Thicke song “Blurred Lines” successfully got a DJ banned from playing a Chapel Hill bar again. Here’s how it went down. … READ MORE »


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Artist Jordan Wolfson seemingly tapped into the deepest fears of my childhood when he created this dancing doll, which is currently on display at NYC’s David Zwirner Art Gallery. The thing that makes the fembot — which gyrates to a warped version of “Blurred Lines” — even more terrifying than the animatronic band members of the… READ MORE »


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Well, I can’t say I saw this one coming. After 10 years of marriage, and a relationship that stems back to when they were teenagers, Robin Thicke and Paula Patton have announced their separation. The couple issued a joint statement to People magazine, saying, “We will always love each other and be best friends, however, we have… READ MORE »


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Another day, another teenager auctioning off her virginity. Find out what kind of money she fetched for her V-card. [Huffington Post Weird News]

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“Blurred Lines” is, like, so three months ago. But that hasn’t stopped the student union at University College London (UCLU) from banning the song from playing at school events.

Like the University of Edinburgh — another college that banned the song along with five other UK schools — the student union at UCLU believes Robin… READ MORE »


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This is so sickening I can’t even make any jokes about Florida (and that’s saying something): a 40-year-old man was arrested for allegedly beating a minor relative for 40 minutes with a switch while he “played the Robin Thicke song ‘Blurred Lines,’ striking her with the switch to the beat of the music.” WHAT THE… READ MORE »


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Emily Ratajkowski, better known as one of the models from Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” music video, has been cast in “Gone Girl” as Nick’s college student girlfriend. Ben Affleck will be playing Nick, while Rosamund Pike is playing Amy.  [Digital Spy]
Did you catch the part where Chris Harrison got booed at the… READ MORE »


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It was bound to happen sooner or later: a college banned “Blurred Lines” from campus for being too rapey-sounding.

The student union of  University of Edinburgh banned the Robin Thicke song as part of a policy called “End Rape Culture & Lad Banter On Campus,” which is seeking to make the campus safer… READ MORE »


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Why did it take comedian Eliot Glazer playing Robin Thicke for me to realize how sleazy this guy looks? The gelled hair, the aviator sunglasses, the one-too-open-buttons shirt … I know that’s maybe not the point of this “Robin Thicke Talk Show” spoof, but I got some serious douchechills. [YouTube] … READ MORE »


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All anyone can talk about this morning is last night’s MTV Video Music Awards, particularly the performance from Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke. It was essentially the final nail in the coffin of Miley’s childhood and established Thicke as the music industry’s resident pervy drunk uncle. Let’s review what went down… … READ MORE »


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Hands down, the best part about pop songs is the inevitable parodies that follow. It’s undeniable that “Blurred Lines” is the song of the summer, so it’s without question that a San Diego news station would use the Robin Thicke song for their own parody music video. The staff of U-T TV filmed their very… READ MORE »


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Jimmy Fallon’s got his hands all up in your summer jams: here he is with The Roots and Robin Thicke covering the oh-so-catchy “Blurred Lines.” Sounds pretty good with a kiddie xylophone, don’t you think? Thank you, Robin, for finally explaining what rhymes with “hug me”: rugby. [YouTube] … READ MORE »


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