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An important, mainly overlooked point.

Eric Clapp 4.0

If you have ears, you’ve heard Robin Thicke’s hit “Blurred Lines.” If you’ve had any amount of spare time in the past few days and have access to the internets, you’ve heard about Thicke’s performance at the VMA’s with Miley Cyrus. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, congratulations! You must have looked past the headlines on CNN’s main page in order to read about “secondary” news like Egypt or Syria. You can find a video of the performance here.

If you’ve been on Facebook or Twitter with any kind of regularity over the past few days, you’ve probably heard countless friends or followers sounding off on any number of objectionable things about the performance. Undoubtedly, 99% of things written about it throw around words like “obscene”, “offensive”, and the like.

There have been a number of different parenting websites or blog posts who have come up…

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One thought on “How to Talk With Your Sons About Robin Thicke

  1. Good points, Christopher! I have studiously avoided any videos of Miley for some time. The comment that she is desperate seems appopriate. Getting to the other side of our pop culture, the attitude of her male peers is critical to changing that culture over the long term. Keep up the good work.

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