Tuesday, October 20, 2020

BILL O’REILLY AND THE SIMPSONS: THE FEUD GROWS

December 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Fox News personality Bill O’Reilly took another swipe at The Simpsons Tuesday for its recent barbs directed at Fox News. The Simpsons airs on the Fox TV network, a News Corp sibling of Fox News. “I don’t care about The Simpsons,” O’Reilly said during an interview with Don Imus, whose morning show airs on another […]

THE VATICAN CONVERTS THE SIMPSONS

October 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In its 22nd season, The Simpsons has not only received the blessings of the Vatican, but the family has now also been taken into the church itself. In an article headlined, “Homer and Bart are Catholics,” L’Osservatore Romano, the official newspaper of the Catholic Church, commented on Sunday that the animated sitcom — the longest-running […]

BART GOES VIRAL

October 12, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Claiming copyright infringement, Fox TV on Monday yanked off YouTube a copy of the opening sequence of last Sunday’s The Simpsons telecast, created by U.K. graffiti artist Banksy. It was quickly uploaded again by several YouTube users, and the original version reappeared this morning (Tuesday) with the notation that the one-minute, 44-second video has been […]