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There is little debate that the character 'Apu' from The Simpsons is a stereotype of an Indian immigrant shop owner.

Yesterday's comedy, today's standards

There is little debate that the character 'Apu' from The Simpsons is a stereotype of an Indian immigrant shop owner.

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Ballots went out to members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences this week. But as they consider which TV shows deserve Emmys, there are some odd choices.

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Ballots went out to members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences this week. But as they consider which TV shows deserve Emmys, there are some odd choices.

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