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Robin Thicke: Smirky But Sincere On 'Blurred Lines'

Listen and look past his roué image, and the chart-topper is revealed as an earnest nostalgist.

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Mexican detective Marco Ruiz (Demian Bichir) teams up with his American counterpart, Sonya Cross (Diane Kruger), to solve a murder in FX's The Bridge. Byron Cohen/FX Network hide caption

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