300th Episode of 'The Simpsons'

The Simpsons are about to unleash their 300th episode. Guest host Melinda Penkava talks about what's made it one of the sharpest TV comedies ever. "Don't have a cow, man."


Al Jean
*Executive Producer/Head Writer of The Simpsons
*Harvard Graduate
*Served as Vice President of Harvard Lampoon

Matt McAllister
*Professor in the Department of Communication Studies at Virginia Tech, specializing in Pop Culture and Commercial Media *Wrote the Simpsons entry in The Museum of television Encyclopedia

Mark Pinsky
*Author of The Gospel According to the Simpsons
*Religion reporter for The Orlando Sentinel



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