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Max Scully
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Garrett Gilchrist wrote: Sat Jul 11, 2015 4:00 am John Lennon sang about beating his wife, then Philips used it to sell boomboxes and flat screen TVs. I’m not sure how much “better” things really got.
I believe i heard Cynthia say in a interview that John slapped her once when they were teens and apologized profusely afterwards. But, you were probably just making a joke, so why am i writing this? Man I don't know. Why is The Simpsons still running if people are constantly talking about how the show is no longer funny? Someone has to be watching it or they wouldn't be putting out new episodes, so how come i never hear them say that they like the show?
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I've seen people defend recent Simpsons. I'm not sure why. I don't watch the new stuff myself; it might even be helpful to think of it as a new show, as I suspect those watching it are unbothered by nostalgia for the original ten or so seasons.

John Lennon did sing about beating his wife; that is something he did.
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A couple decades ago, one network did a cattle call for ideas at San Diego Comic Con. You could get in line and pitch. I did it but felt it was a PR stunt and I'd wasted my time. I probably got myself on a list somewhere by later (at another event) being very petty and asking the exec in question if they'd bought anything from those pitches. The exec said yes, they bought something from ... someone famous who had already had an animated show on the air, and is best known today for his extreme (and extremely awful) political beliefs.
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"she walked out the door, and she"
rhymes with orange.
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