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The Food Wife sets Marge, Lisa, and Bart as The Three Mouthkateers

491. Four Ninety-One! We’re just about 10 episodes away from the 500th Simpsons episode of all time, and the Fox classic has decided it’s time to start preparing the celebratory food with this Sunday’s episode, the Food Wife. On November 13th at 8pm, Marge, Lisa, and Bart become Foodies as the Simpsons take on the […]

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Fox works a deal with The Simpsons, signing season 24 and 25

For a moment there, we were worried. After 20+ seasons and nearing 500 episodes, it honestly wasn’t clear if the Simpsons was going to see a 24th season. A feud had developed between Fox and the cast behind-the-scenes, largely over money, that put the show’s future in jeopardy, despite being the longest running cartoon in […]

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The Simpsons facing cancellation as Fox demands pay cuts

For over two decades, the Simpsons has filled the world with laughter, passing major milestones while in cruise control. However, as we approach the unbelievable 500th episode in the 23rd season, the toon has seemingly found a way to possibly come to an end. Not over ratings, not over a lack of creativity – over […]

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Project Springfield recreates the Simpson’s world

The Simpsons, the world’s most famous animated family on the world’s most famous animated series, lives in (get ready for it!) the world’s most famous animated town, Springfield. Though no one really knows exactly where in the U.S. Springfield is, that hasn’t stopped fans from making pilgrimages, and gifts, to honor the location. Kyle McCoy […]

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The Simpsons return for a 23rd season on Fox Wuhoo!!

At 22 years of age, you might think that The Simpsons have said or done it all. Well, the folks at FOX would disagree with you there, vowing to bring America’s favorite family back for an unheard of 23rd season! The Matt Groening family of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie have been stealing the […]

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Cartoon Network Futurama

Futurama returns as Comedy Central revives the Fox classic

Matt Groening is the well-known creator of the weller-known mega series, The Simpsons. For decades, Homer, Bart, Marge, Lisa, and Maggie have ruled Fox television, but for a brief period, they shared the spotlight with “sister series” Futurama, which followed the adventures of a 20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, Philip J. Fry (Billy […]

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The Simpsons go postage!

Twentieth Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising is working with the US Postal Service to get us some Simpsons stamps!  To honor the longest-running, first family of cartoons, the USPS will introduce a 44-cent First-Class Mail stamp this year, drawn by series creator Matt Groening.  The stamps will, of course, feature Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and […]

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Gaspard & Lisa to France’s TF1

Gaspard & Lisa is going to be all over France’s TF1. Toys, games, shirts, bags… everything related to the animated series will hit the store shelves in 2010. The Chorion cartoon, if you’re not familiar with it, is based on the Gaspard & Lisa books by Anne Gutman and George Hallensleben, who are married in […]

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The Simpsons

Longest-running TV series ever… a cartoon!

The Simpsons has been on for 20 years.  Twenty!!!  That currently makes it the longest-running cartoon of all time, and the longest-running American sitcom.  But, just this past week, they people behind the show signed a deal to bring us the folks from Springfield for at least another 3 years.  That will make it the […]