#TheSimpsons

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
'The Simpsons' have been running for 32 years. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • "The Simpsons" has been celebrated over decades for how it blended fiction and reality
  • John Swartzwelder has penned 59 episodes for the iconic show
  • Swartzwelder spoke about how he landed the job

.California City, CA, USA
Actor Hank Azaria apologised on Dax Shephard's podcast Armchair Expert. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @HankAzaria)

  • Hank Azaria said he once met a 17-year-old Indian, who hadn't watched the show but knew what Apu meant
  • With tears in his eyes, he expressed his view during a podcast
  • The long-running animated sitcom had Azaria lending voice to the Indian character Apu