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Simpsons get in sly dig at Japanese fishing practices

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This weekend’s episode of The Simpsons (The Wife Aquatic) was about as funny as any 18-year-old sitcom can be but was noteworthy for a subtle little jibe at the Japanese.

Towards the end Homer is rescued from the ocean by a Japanese fishing boat. Its name? Iruka Koroshi Maru,  roughly “Dolphin Murder.” Way to go guys…

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