Will future generations understand “The Simpsons”?

“Krusty Gets Kancelled” is one of the greatest of all “Simpsons” episodes, but if it were a poem, it would need to have nearly as many footnotes as “The Waste Land” — and the further away from its original air date we get, the truer that’s going to be.

"Krusty Gets Kancelled" is one of the greatest of all "Simpsons" episodes, but if it were a poem, it would need to have nearly as many footnotes as "The Waste Land" — and the further away from its original air date we get, the truer that’s going to be.

via Will future generations understand “The Simpsons”? – The Simpsons – Salon.com.