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Paula Patton Finally Addresses Twerkgate

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Paula Patton on 'Watch What Happens Live' on Tuesday. (Charles Sykes/Bravo)

If you think Paula Patton was upset by her husband Robin Thicke's dirty dance with Miley Cyrus at the MTV Video Music Awards, you're just plain wrong.

While appearing on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live" on Tuesday, the "2 Guns" actress finally addressed Twerkgate, answering a viewer question about "how long it took to wash Miley's funk off your husband's 'Beetlejuice' dance." The 37-year-old beauty was a total class act about the whole thing.


"First of all, his outfit was fly," an amused Patton shot back, defending her high school sweetheart hubby's striped suit. "Secondly, he was wearing pants so there was nothing to wash off. It wasn't a naked show."

Patton smiled and laughed as she elaborated on her answer regarding the booty-grinding and tongue-wagging.

"I wasn't surprised at all honestly. They rehearsed for three days beforehand. I don't know how not to dance with someone having their booty in your…" she trailed off. "All my friends do it like that."

She continued, "I don't know what the big deal is. If they thought Miley was going to sit down and play piano like Alicia Keys? The song is about taking [the club drug] Molly. I don't understand. I don't get the big deal."

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As soon as she finished her answer, host Andy Cohen looked into the camera and proclaimed, "I am officially in love with Paula Patton."

Patton's reaction was a lot more positive than most. In a new interview, Pink said she wasn't impressed.

"Am I into it? No, I think it's tacky," the "True Love" singer told E! News. "She's really freaking talented. She's beautiful. She can sing her a** off and to go up there and do that? She's cheating herself and she's cheating the rest of us. ...She can do what she wants. People can like it if they want. I'm not going to buy it. She can do better. I've seen her do better."

Cher was harsher. In a new interview with USA Today, the 67-year-old diva — who knows something about shocking audiences — said Cyrus's stage show was "bad."

"I'm not old-fashioned," said the singing legend, who is promoting her new album "Closer to the Truth." "She could have come out naked, and if she'd just rocked the house, I would have said, 'You go, girl.' It just wasn't done well. She can't dance, her body looked like hell, the song wasn't great, one cheek was hanging out. And, chick, don't stick out your tongue if it's coated."

[Related: Cher Should Keep Her Big Mouth Shut, Says Cher]

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Miley and Robin's performance still has people talking. (Getty Images for MTV)

She added, "If you're going to go that far, then think about it before you do it."

While Miley does have a lot more time on her hands to think about things — it was confirmed Monday her engagement to Liam Hemsworth is off — she has been completely unapologetic.

“Kind of anything that I do at this point it becomes such this big deal,” she told Z100's Elvis Duran last week. "And for me, I'm just having fun, and whatever people label it as, it doesn't really matter. I'm just having fun."

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