Washington Post | Bush and Kerry, a Running Gag on Late NightNext you'll be telling me some study has determined that Homer Simpson's diet is unhealthy... No, wait!
In Washington, of course, everything must be studied and scrutinized. So the Center for Media and Public Affairs has divined that Bush remains the biggest late-night target -- the butt of 213 jokes from Jan. 1 through March 9 -- compared with 53 for Kerry (who barely beat the 43 jibes aimed at Dennis Kucinich).
Calgary Herald | Doh! Homer diet slammedAnd they paid how much for this study?
After analysing 63 random episodes of The Simpsons, Rutgers researchers found Homer not only eats more often than the other characters, but also talks about food more, eats greater quantities at meal time, and is less active.