The Simpsons Review: "The D'oh-cial Network"

The Simpsons always tries to remain culturally relevant, mocking all the latest social trends, fads, and events. The show's efforts seem fitting since many people feel it reached its peak a long time ago. While "The D'oh-cial Network" was incredibly witty and featured some hilarious sight gags, it's social commentary might have been a little more effective a year ago. Yet, the episode delivered some extremely funny lines (check out the quotes from this episode).

Lampooning last year's The Social Network, the episode brought in many subtle and overt references to the popular film. Pleasantly, the show didn't fall into the usual format of having both an "A" and "B" storyline. Lisa was the main focus of the episode, being put on trial for the destruction caused by her social network, "SpringFace." Her defense for the heinous crime of creating such a wickedly addictive website is simply that it was much easier to friend many people online than a few face-to-face. Read More...


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