"The Simpsons" hits a milestone Sunday with its 500th episode, but it has also quietly managed to break another record en route: the most original musical scores ever composed for a primetime series.
Fifty-four years ago, Readers' Digest published an article about the American Federation of Musicians. Titled "The Union That Fights Its Workers," it attempted to explain how AFM leadership was…
Former American Federation of Musicians local 47 president Bernie Fleischer apparently has settled his libel and defamation of character suit against six people who opposed his 1990 reelection bid.
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