"Blurred Lines" Meets "The Cosby Show," and the Result is As Awesome As You'd Expect

Juxtapositions of modern media and 90s culture are almost always guaranteed to be great. This one is no exception.

Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" may be the smash hit of the summer, following that formula of a loose hook, a high-profile guest verse and, of course, Pharrell production. Naturally it'll be subjected to countless remixes and mashups, and none will be better than this splice with the opening titles of The Cosby Show.

#Cosby is just as prevalent as #Thicke, and the overt sexuality of the lyrics makes for fantastic awkwardness with Cliff and Clair Huxtable. It's a shame the mashup only runs for about a minute, because this is comedic gold.

One can only wonder which episode would follow after this intro. Thicke's competition for biggest song of the summer, a little Daft Punk number you've had stuck in your head for two months, recently got a strange TV mashup of its own.

Check out the video below and let us know what you think.


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Steven Goldstein

New York native, junior at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications. I'm a beat writer for FOX Sports Next's Purple Wildcats, a Scout.com coverage site. I'm also a featured columnist at Bleacher Report, a top national sports destination, and a contributor to HipHopDX, TD Daily and KevinNottingham.com. I'm a freelancer for Liberty Mutual's Coach of the Year award in college football. I was an intern at PolicyMic's Manhattan office for the summer of 2013.

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