This article is within the scope of WikiProject The Simpsons, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of articles relating to The Simpsons on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
This article is within the scope of WikiProject Comedy, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of comedy on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
This article is within the scope of WikiProject Animation, a collaborative effort to build an encyclopedic guide to animation on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can edit the article attached to this page, help out with the open tasks, or contribute to the discussion.
Contradiction: in the section, Background, It was an oral history of The Simpsons, featuring interviews with several of the writers and producers. According to Ortved, The Simpsons producers decided not to cooperate and be interviewed for the project because they had heard that he was asking questions about Sam Simon. I find this confusing - were the producers interviewed? the first sentence says yes, the second says noDone
According to NPR reviewer Linda Holmes, Can we spell out National Public Radio? This acronym may be unfamiliar to many.Done
Content: The majority of the interviews were conducted by Ortved, but it does include past interviews or comments from some of the figures who refused to be interviewed by him. - then a few sentences later, Matt Groening, James L. Brooks and Sam Simon refused to participate in the book, or be interviewed by Ortved. However, the book does include portions of interviews that they did with other sources. RepetitionDone
Rupert Murdoch, the owner of the Fox Broadcasting Company, agreed to be interviewed, then He also interviewed figures who were largely uninvolved with the production of the show, including Fox Broadcasting Company owner Rupert Murdoch - repetition.Done