TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,672 Reviews & Articles | 36,054 News Posts

Simpsons poke fun at Apple

Or should I say Mapple

| Posted: Dec 1, 2008 11:54 am

In what will be the last of the anti-Apple news (for today anyway) we find a funny article over at engadget.

 

The gang over at Engadget have posted up clips of The Simpsons recent go at Apple. While the animated series has never seemed squeamish about mocking popular figures (and have poked at apple before) this time they seem to really focus on the company and its fans base.

 

Have a Laugh here

 

Simpsons poke fun at Apple

Few have been spared the satire of Matt Groening's long running animated sitcom. Last night, The Simpsons took on Apple, or uh, Mapple for a full 6 minutes of lampoonery -- a pretty harsh ride at a two-joke per minute pace. It all starts when the Springfield mall gets its very own Mapple store, "it's so sterile," gasps Lisa upon entering. Perhaps the best exchange comes from Bart's dubbing of a Steve Mobs' product announcement in front of a crowd of gaping nerds.

 

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more news at our news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below