Merry Christmas From Fox News… But No Other Holidays

fox news merry christmasThanks to Tim Molloy at The Wrap for noticing yet another dig at Fox News Channel by the producers of The Simpsons:

Two weeks after “Simpsons” executive producer said the show would lay off Fox News for a while, the Fox News helicopter made another appearance on the show — this time with the words, “Merry Christmas from Fox News… but no other holidays.”

The copter flew over Springfield for the Nov. 21 episode with the slogan, “”Not Racist, But #1 With Racists,” and returned the next week with the slogan changed to “Unsuitable for Viewers Under 75.”

In an interview with TheWrap, Jean said the day after the copter’s second appearance that the show would leave Fox News alone for awhile. His comments came after a Fox News insider laughed off the jokes, saying at least “The Simpsons” was funny…

[continues at The Wrap]

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11 Comments on "Merry Christmas From Fox News… But No Other Holidays"

  1. DeepCough | Dec 13, 2010 at 6:03 pm |

    Awfully liberal of Rupert Murdoch to allow a show like The Simpsons to take a shot at his precious “fair and balanced” 24-hour news channel.

  2. DeepCough | Dec 13, 2010 at 2:03 pm |

    Awfully liberal of Rupert Murdoch to allow a show like The Simpsons to take a shot at his precious “fair and balanced” 24-hour news channel.

    • Hadrian999 | Dec 13, 2010 at 3:47 pm |

      all murdoch cares about is money, left and right are just goods to be sold

  3. Hadrian999 | Dec 13, 2010 at 7:47 pm |

    all murdoch cares about is money, left and right are just goods to be sold

  4. The Hell with Happy Holidays! It’s Merry Christmas and if the Jews got a problem with that then they can just go to Israel.

  5. The Hell with Happy Holidays! It’s Merry Christmas and if the Jews got a problem with that then they can just go to Israel.

  6. SychokenIsStupid | Dec 13, 2010 at 10:54 pm |

    There are lots of other religions besides Christianity, you ignorant fool.

  7. Hadrian999 | Dec 13, 2010 at 11:22 pm |

    most of them were ther first

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