D'oh! Iran Bans Homer Simpson Doll

02/06/2012 04:57 pm ET | Updated Apr 07, 2012
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Maybe they're offended by lines like "Homer no function beer well without" and "I felt a surge of power...like God must feel when he's holding a gun"?

Whatever the reason, Iranian officials have firmly placed the Homer Simpson doll alongside Barbie on the nation's no-buy list.

"We do not want to promote this cartoon by importing the toys," says an official at the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults.

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