Check Out the Season 28 ‘Adventure Time’-Style ‘Simpsons’ Couch Gag
Season 28 of The Simpsons premieres on Fox this Sunday, and this week the network released the very fun couch gag from the episode, titled “Monty Burns’ Fleeing Circus,” that pays homage to another beloved animated series over on Cartoon Network, Adventure Time. Check out the rest ... [Read More]
‘The Simpsons’ to Air Very First Hour-Long Episode
It’s hard to imagine there’s anything The Simpsons hasn’t done in its 27 seasons on air, but believe it or not, there’s another first coming: an hour-long episode. Titled “The Great Phatsby” and featuring guests Keegan-Michael Key and Taraji P. Henson, The Simpson... [Read More]
Comedian goes “Bar Rescue” on Moe’s Tavern from “The Simpsons”
If you watch the TV show Bar Rescue, you’ve probably seen the show’s host John Taffer go into a failing bar, flip out its owners and remodeling the entire thing. Longtime fans of The Simpsons might make the connection that there’s a certain neighborhood bar that could use some help... [Read More]
The Simpsons Are Voting for Hillary
The Simpsons doesn’t come back for its 28th (!) season until September 25th, but that didn’t stop Al Jean and company from releasing this clip taking aim at Donald Trump to tide us over. In it, Marge and Homer watch an ad about which president you’d want answering the phone at 3am.... [Read More]
Which Classic TV Shows Could Have Benefitted From the Freedom of the Modern Era?
When Season 2 of Rick & Morty ended on a cliffhanger, as we wondered how Rick would be freed from intergalactic prison, we were given some dark news from our old friend Mr. Poopybutthole: it might take a year and a half before we see the show again! Granted, in the time since, it’s be... [Read More]
25 Years Later: Was ‘Herman’s Head’ Any Good?
Before 1989 there were three big television networks and none of them were Fox. Then came The Simpsons and by gum, that put them on the map. Then came Cops, America’s Most Wanted, Beverly Hills 90210, and then suddenly people talked about the Big Four television networks. But with every succes... [Read More]
An Unexpected Gift: The 1993 Answering Machine Recordings of Phil Hartman for a Fan
Phil Hartman was "The Glue" that held together the all-time greatest cast among several generations of famous funny comedians on Saturday Night Live over the past 41 years. So Hartman's death at 49, murdered by his third wife in his sleep on May 28, 1998, brought a brilliant career so suddenly ... [Read More]
Check Out the Couch Gag from This Week’s ‘Simpsons’ Season Finale
The Simpsons wraps up its 27th season on Fox this Sunday, and today the network released the very adorable Ikea-inspired couch gag from the episode. The gag was created by Polish animator Michal Socha, who was also the mastermind behind this very trippy couch gag from back in 2014. [Read More]
Check Out the Couch Gag from This Week’s ‘Simpsons’ Season Finale
The Simpsons wraps up its 27th season on Fox this Sunday, and today the network released the very adorable Ikea-inspired couch gag from the episode. The gag was created by Polish animator Michal Socha, who was also the mastermind behind this very trippy couch gag from back in 2014. [Read More]
Check Out Some Excerpts from Conan O’Brien’s Unproduced ‘Simpsons’ Script Starring Prince
In light of Prince’s death last week, Simpsons showrunner Al Jean recently shared some excerpts on Twitter from an old Simpsons script by Conan O’Brien, in which Prince would star in a followup of sorts to Michael Jackson’s 1991 episode “Stark Raving Dad.” Pri... [Read More]