Mad Magazine is a comedic magazine known for its uses of off-color humor and puns. Bart and Homer are often shown as enjoying it, while Seymour Skinner dislikes it. A noticeable piece of merchandise is a shirt saying "Down with Homework!" which caused a riot at Springfield Elementary School. Other jokes in the magazine make fun of televangelists, NYPD Blue, and the Party Posse. The magazine's headquarters are in New York City.