Because "he did invent Obamacare."
(From the upcoming episode of The Simpsons.)
Slo-Mo Thing of the Day: Some kind Canuck did us all a big favor and slowed down the extended title sequence of the Simpsons' 500th episode, which features a flipbook-style look at all the couch gags in the show's storied history.
Music: "Feel It All Around" by Washed Out (AKA the Portlandia theme song).
Follow Up of the Day: Our long national nightmare is over: FOX announced this evening that it has renewed The Simpsons for two more seasons after reaching a salary reduction agreement with the show's voice actors.
"Woo Hoo! I outlasted Andy Rooney!," Homer Simpson was quoted by the network as saying.