The Vatican Hearts ‘The Simpsons’

L’Osservatore Romano [the Vatican newspaper] on Tuesday congratulated the [Simpsons] on its 20th anniversary, praising its philosophical leanings as well as its stinging and often irreverent take on religion.

Without Homer Simpson and the other yellow-skinned characters “many today wouldn’t know how to laugh,” said the article titled “Aristotle’s Virtues and Homer’s Doughnut.”

via Variety.

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