I never saw this “Simpson” segment when it first appeared on the telly. Thanks to Deadspin for recreating it for us. I really like most of the “Deadspin” blogs but this is only one of a handful I’ve been able to share with you, ours being lily-white and theirs being, well, um, colorful. This Deadspin blog’s titled, “The Making of Homer at the Bat. The Episode that Conquered Prime Time 20 years Ago Tonight” (February 20). I found the article totally entertaining.
Consider this little fluff-post a jump start as we head into spring training ~ I mean a gal’s gotta do something. Can’t just sit around and twiddle our thumbs waiting for opening day you know …
- The Simpsons Celebrate ‘The Most Meaningless Milestone Of All’ With 500th Episode Opening (mediaite.com)
- You: MLB Free Agents: 5 Players Who Can Save Their Careers in Spring Training (bleacherreport.com)
- Let Homer be your co-pilot, or at least his voice (winextra.com)