Homer Simpson takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
There’s no shortage of celebrities taking the ALS ice bucket challenge, but finally the big man has stepped up to the plate. Homer Simpson takes the challenge… uh, with a little (too much) help from Bart. This week has been all Simpsons with FXX’s “Every Simpsons Ever”... [Read More]
 
'Grantland' Profiles 'SNL' Legend Phil "The Glue" Hartman
by Megh Wright "Here's why it’s difficult to properly appreciate Phil Hartman. Because his characters were 20 percent droid. Because he reminded you more of your dad than your best pal. Because Hartman’s biggest gift was a kind of comedic graciousness, which he used to hide the show's se... [Read More]
 
Homer Simpson takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)
Though the Ice Bucket Challenge began nearly one month ago the viral charity campaign is still going strong, having raised $94.3 million to date. Compare that to the $2.7 million The ALS Association raised last year during the same period. Impressive! The latest comedy star to take part in the Ice B... [Read More]
 
What's on TV This Week: The Emmys and the Finale of 'Chelsea Lately'
by Stephanie Simon Tonight, Seth Meyers hosts the Primetime Emmy Awards from LA. Emmys will be given to Outstanding Comedy Series, the Best Actor and Actress in a Comedy Series along with Outstanding Writing and Directing for a comedy series, amongst many others. Also this week C... [Read More]
 
Ranking, watching and surveying the entire catalog of The Simpsons with showrunner Al Jean
Twenty-five years of The Simpsons has passed before our eyes, and it's about to happen again -- all in a row, all at once. The FXX complete marathon of The Simpsons -- complete with The Simpsons Movie airing in sequence of when during the series it arrived in cinemas -- begins this morning and conti... [Read More]
 
What Happens When 'The Simpsons' Becomes Dad Humor?
by Cian Cruise 1. Hey-hey Nothing lasts forever. Take me: I used to be a medium-funny guy. You could count on me to bring a reliable number of chuckles to social occasions. I wasn’t hilarious, but I made sure to get a few solid laughs at parties, galas, potlucks, and ad hoc social gatherings. ... [Read More]
 
Check out the complete schedule for FXX’s “Every Simpsons Marathon”
This Thursday, FXX is launching the biggest marathon of all time. Their “Every Simpsons Marathon” will run for twelve days, playing every episode of The Simpsons from all twenty-five seasons. That’s a little bit much to sit through. You probably have a job, or school, or a bed you ... [Read More]
 
Bob’s Burgers, Harry Shearer among first-time winners at 2014 Emmy Awards
"Mazel Tina!" That's an appropriate title for the episode that won Bob's Burgers its first Emmy Award over the weekend. Harry Shearer, long known but never properly celebrated for his voice work on The Simpsons, also earned his first individual Emmy during the Creative Emmys ceremonies, held separat... [Read More]
 
Here's the Full Schedule for FXX's 'Simpsons' Marathon
by Megh Wright FXX's complete Simpsons marathon kicks off this Thursday at 10:00am, but it's important to remember that watching television around the clock for 12 days straight is a highly dangerous activity that's even difficult for the professionals. With that in mind, Uproxx has made a handy sch... [Read More]
 
FXX's 'Simpsons' Marathon Attains Godlike Status in This New Trailer
by Megh Wright FXX has released an epic new trailer for its upcoming Simpsons marathon, which kicks off on the network with all 552 episodes as well as The Simpsons Movie in chronological order starting at 10:00pm on August 21st. 0 Comments... [Read More]