Jay was born in 1958, as an orphan, who was adopted by Franklin and Elanore Sherman. When he was a baby, he was dropped on his head, and, in 1972, was sent accidentally to Attica Prison instead of summer camp.
In 1985, Jay started his TV carreer with Coming Attractions, as a film critic.
- Is responsible for the 71519 poop fad.
- Thinks that everything stinks, especially shitty movies.
- Is friends with Australian actor Jeremy Hawke, where, ironically, his review of one of his movies was the only positive review.
- Has appeared several times on the Simpsons, both as an actual character, and also in a cameo where he is in a mental institution, saying "It Stinks" over and over.