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‘The Simpsons’ episode featuring Michael Jackson pulled from circulation

An episode of “The Simpsons” that features the voice of Michael Jackson will be removed from circulation — less than a week after the release of a documentary that exposes the singer’s alleged pedophilia, according to a report. James L. Brooks, a ‘Simpsons’ executive producer, told The Wall Street Journal that he and two other creators of the show decided to pull the episode after watching the “Leaving Neverland” on HBO. “The documentary gave evidence of monstrous behavior,” Brooks told the newspaper. “The guys I work with—where we spend our lives arguing over jokes—were of one mind on this. It feels clearly the only choice to make.” The classic episode, “Stark Raving Dad,” features the voice of Jackso ...