The Simpsons is the only show which satirizes manyproblems with government, politics, big business, and society.FOX shows no fear in expressing the unpopular opinion, or bringing forward issues which are often hidden from the populous.
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Video clip of the Mayor of Springfield

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Satire of the justice system

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Stabs at social injustice

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New look at the 70s kids educational shows

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Satirical Hypocracy in America

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Jokes about Public Figures

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Poking fun at politicians

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Ridicule of the Investment Market

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American Foreign Policy

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Satire of the modern family

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Child's View of an American Slaughter

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American History

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THE SIMPSONS, created by cartoonist Matt Groening, first appeared in 1987 as a series of 30-second spots produced by Groening for the FOX series "The Tracey Ullman Show." Response to the spots wasso positive that The Simpsons premiered on FOX as a half-hour Christmas special on Dec. 17, 1989, and then as a regular series on Jan. 14, 1990.