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The Simpsons creator on Apu controversy: 'People love to pretend they're offended'

The Simpsons creator on Apu controversy: 'People love to pretend they're offended'

On the flip side, creator Matt Groening recently came out and doubled down on his stance that Apu is not offensive, and said that "people love to pretend they're offended". During the 15th episode of the 29th season, Lisa discovers that one of Marge's favourite books from her childhood is full of racist caricatures. During an appearance last week on " The Late Show with Stephen Colbert ", Azaria said his eyes " have been opened " to the controversy surrounding Apu.


Crucial SC Collegium meet today to discussion elevation of Justice KM Joseph

Crucial SC Collegium meet today to discussion elevation of Justice KM Joseph

Vacancies in the high courts have risen to a record high and, again, the government's clearly stalling because it wants a greater say in judicial appointments. Shourie said if CJI Misra has to "say repeatedly that he is the master of the roster. this already means that he has lost the moral authority". If you do not stop them at every juncture they will carry on.


UK PM faces Brexit challenges from her party

UK PM faces Brexit challenges from her party

When prime ministers start following the advice of unelected advisers rather than her ministers, trouble follows. The results came as Prime Minister Theresa May and her cabinet met at 10 Downing Street to discuss a string of votes in the House of Commons Monday.


Journalist Jyotirmoy Dey murder: Chhota Rajan convicted, Jigna Vora acquitted

Journalist Jyotirmoy Dey murder: Chhota Rajan convicted, Jigna Vora acquitted

The conviction took place almost 7 years after the murder of Dey on June 11, 2011 when J Dey was allegedly shot multiple times on his back while he was on a motorcycle by a 7-member gang affiliated to gangster Chhota Rajan. The police cracked the case within a fortnight and arrested seven sharpshooters of the Chhota Rajan gang. He had "pointed out" Dey to the gunmen that morning.


Justin Verlander ties career-high with 14 strikeouts vs. Yankees

Justin Verlander ties career-high with 14 strikeouts vs. Yankees

Beyond that, he was infallible, save for Gregorius' bunt single against the shift in the third. Tyler Austin scored on a wild pitch by Will Harris with two outs. Montgomery had made it through the first inning without any problems but did not return to the game and is scheduled to return to NY for further examination.