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This article was published on December 1, 2008


Matt Groening’s The Simpsons makes fun of (M)Apple

Matt Groening’s The Simpsons makes fun of (M)Apple
Ernst-Jan Pfauth
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Ernst-Jan Pfauth

Ernst-Jan Pfauth is the former Editor in Chief of Internet at NRC Handelsblad, as well as an acclaimed technology author and columnist. He a Ernst-Jan Pfauth is the former Editor in Chief of Internet at NRC Handelsblad, as well as an acclaimed technology author and columnist. He also served as The Next Web’s blog’s first blogger and Editor in Chief, back in 2008. At De Correspondent, Ernst-Jan serves as publisher, fostering the expansion of the platform.

It’s not too hard to create a satire about a group with million of members that gets all hysteric about shiny little objects. The writers of The Simpsons prove how easy it actually is. Last night’s broadcast in the US contained six minutes of pure Apple – or should I say Mapple? – mockery.

Check out the videos behind the click before Fox finds out or read the report on Engadget.

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