Clang, clang, clang, went the trolley!

There is no question that The Simpsons is not what it once was. I seriously believe that the ’91—97 seasons of this show are more responsible for my sense of humor, the way I talk, basically the way I think, than just about anything else.

If I were fourteen today, I doubt that would still be the case. But every once in a while the show, achieves a glimmer, an echo of its greatness, reminding me of the enormous debt I owe to a twenty year old cartoon.

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This is almost certainly not as funny as I think it is, but for whatever reason it just gets me.

I always thought it was standard knowledge that “meh” originated, or at least catapulted to common use because of The Simpsons

I always thought it was standard knowledge that “meh” originated, or at least catapulted to common use because of The Simpsons

Here’s hoping “juh” is next!