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Lawsuit Over ‘Blurred Lines’
There’s now a lawsuit over this summer’s hottest pop song — Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines,” which has been at the top of the charts for 10 weeks. Thicke is going to court to defend himself against a claim that it “feels” and “sounds” too much like Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up.” Thicke is asking the court to decide before Gaye’s family sues for payment as they’re suggesting they’ll do.
Cory Monteith’s ‘Glee’ Character Will Not Die of a Drug Overdose
With the death of Cory Monteith last month, many “Glee” fans are wondering how that will change the storyline of the hit Fox show in which he starred. There was speculation that Monteith’s character, Finn, would die of a drug overdose like the actor himself and show writers almost did make it that way. But creator Ryan Murphy told Deadline Hollywood that they’d decided against it. “Basically, what we’re doing in the episode is we are not telling you yet, or maybe not at all, how that character died,” Murphy said.