Newswire: Robin Thicke is still around, still sounds like a dick

For about four minutes and 30 seconds in 2013, Robin Thicke was on top of the world. Then everybody finished listening to “Blurred Lines” for the first time, and reality started to set in. Some people got sick of the song right away, some kept listening to it because they foolishly thought it was better than Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky,” and some people decided that the song sounded a little too similar to Marvin Gaye’s “Got To Give It Up.” Unfortunately for Thicke (and co-writer Pharrell, though he’s not really relevant to this story), Gaye’s family fell into that third group and filed a lawsuit against everyone behind “Blurred Lines.” Around this time, Thicke’s wife, actress Paula Patton, finally got around to seeing the video for “Blurred Lines” and her husband’s MTV Video Music Awards performance with Miley Cyrus—not to mention a famous …

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