I realize that postage stamps are not issued, these days, with the same serious intent as when they featured George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and so on. But really–the Simpsons? This stamp series will be issued on May 7:
I’m probably one of the last people in America who has never seen an episode of The Simpsons. I’ve heard it’s a funny show. But is this really the sort of achievement that we should use postage stamps to commemorate?