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The ‘Call Me Maybe’ effect—how becoming a meme killed Carly Rae Jepsen

Carly Rae Jepsen made the best pop album of the year—but it’s likely you’ll never listen to it.

On Aug 19, 2015 by Nico Lang

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Beyoncé’s shocking snub is another reminder the Grammys don’t care about black people

Beyoncé broke the Internet—but she's still a second-class citizen at the Grammys.

On Dec 8, 2014 by Nico Lang

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Can music videos help save the porn industry?

On the Internet, the lines of pornography are blurring.

On Oct 2, 2014 by Corey Burke

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‘Weird Al’ goes full ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ with Robin Thicke parody

It'll be stuck in your head for all the right reasons.

On Jul 15, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski

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Angry Twitter users hijack Robin Thicke’s #AskThicke hashtag

It was never going to end well.

On Jul 1, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Robin Thicke’s creepy new video isn’t romantic—it’s harassment

The whole thing might be sad if it weren’t so pathetic.

On Jun 30, 2014 by [email protected]

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BBC radio presenter strips down for a shot-by-shot ‘Wrecking Ball’ homage

This is the only thing more uncomfortable than watching the genuine article.

On Sep 16, 2013 by Miles Klee

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Genderswapped ‘Blurred Lines’ parody removed from YouTube as NSFW

How did this shot-for-shot parody get taken down while Robin Thicke's original remained online?

On Sep 2, 2013 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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The Hater: Leave Miley alone

I know I’m beating the already flogged horse (or shall I say giraffe?), writing about our favorite silver-tongued devil pixie—but hear me out.

On Aug 30, 2013 by Carin Moonin

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Is the sexist backlash to Miley Cyrus worse than her twerking?

“I should have pulled out,” reads the Impact text on one popular Reddit image of Billy Ray Cyrus.

On Aug 26, 2013 by Aja Romano

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Watch smart teens slam ‘Blurred Lines’ for promoting rape culture

Astute youngsters dissect Robin Thicke's hit in the latest 'Teens React' video.

On Aug 21, 2013 by Kris Holt

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Vine genius invites you to wreak havoc in his life

Brittlestar has a simple request: Put your finger on a certain spot on your screen.

On Aug 17, 2013 by Kris Holt

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Watch the most joyous “Blurred Lines” Vine of the summer

One lady's got killer moves for the summer's hottest track.

On Aug 6, 2013 by Kris Holt

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“Growing Pains” mashup blurs the line between Alan and Robin Thicke

For those who weren't alive in the '80s, Robin Thicke's father, Alan, starred as Growing Pains's patriarch, Jason Seaver.

On Jul 23, 2013 by Audra Schroeder

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Gender-swapped Robin Thicke cover makes “Lines” even blurrier

It's the boys' turn to get objectified.

On Jul 23, 2013 by Audra Schroeder