The Simpsons taking heat over ‘Newfie’ Jokes
The episode, titled D’Oh Canada, poked fun at many things, Trudeau, the Ottawa Senators, children with curling brooms, a scene with a Stanley Cup turned into a lamp and a rug with Quebec Nordiques logos, but it was the ‘stupid Newfie’ comment that has caused upset with many online.
Here’s a clip of last nights episode:
Here's the full context of last night's Simpsons episode making fun of Newfoundlanders, does it change anything that they were pointing out that Canadians don't always treat Newfoundlanders well? (Video from CityTV) pic.twitter.com/4uljG1rXVl
— Peter Cowan (@PeterCBC) April 29, 2019
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