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Those who weren’t watching Desperate Housewives last night may have been doing the more traditional (and therefore right) alternative of watching The Simpsons. The latest episode had one of the series’ occasional forays into the process of politics, with mayor “Diamond” Joe Quimby facing recall. After Homer announced his candidacy, on a ticket of increased safety, he faced negative campaigning in the shape of “Nuclear Plant Workers for Truth,” pointing out Homer’s incompetence as a safety inspector. The interesting subtext, of course, is that the “negative” ads were completely truthful…


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