Posts tagged "the simpsons"

Homer And Marge Simpson Are Going To Separate Because Of… Narcolepsy?

Narcolepsy is why they’re taking a break? Really?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 10, 2015 - 1:30 pm

“Simpsons” Co-Creator Sam Simon Passes Away At Age 59

Sam Simon, bighearted co-creator of “The Simpsons,” passed away at age 59 yesterday. The writer, producer and philanthropist won nine Emmy Awards and worked on “Taxi,” “The Simpsons,” and “Cheers,”…

Claire Hannum | March 9, 2015 - 6:30 pm

“Simpsons” Actress Marcia Wallace Has Passed Away

Comedienne Marcia Wallace, best known as Mrs. Krabappel from “The Simpsons,” has died at the age of 70.
“She passed at 9 p.m. last night due to complications from breast cancer of…

The Mary Sue | October 27, 2013 - 4:15 pm

10 Reasons Lisa Simpson Is The Only Role Model You’ll Need

Lisa Simpson is what can only be described as one of the greatest feminist characters in cartoon history. Every week my family would watch The Simpsons on Sunday as a…

College Candy | September 22, 2013 - 9:30 am

Hero Of The Day: “Simpsons” Co-Creater Sam Simon, Stricken With Terminal Colon Cancer, Is Donating Everything — Everything! — To Charity

Sam Simon made a fortune as the co-creator of “The Simpsons” and has credits on “Anger Management” and “The Drew Carey Show.” Since “The Simpsons” is one of the most…

Julie Gerstein | July 27, 2013 - 10:00 am

If Ned Flanders Cooked Meth

A “Breaking Bad” meets “The Simpsons” mashup? Sure, why not! I love that Jane, Jesse Pinkman’s druggie girlfriend from season two of “Breaking Bad,” is depicted as a frog dissection…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 17, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Do Not Want: Terrifying Simpson’s Feet

Haven’t you always wanted to look like a Matt Groening character? We thought so. And so does Prada’s shoe designer, apparently, who has whipped up these terrifying, cartoonish, Marge Simpson-esque…

Julie Gerstein | March 18, 2011 - 2:40 pm

“The Simpsons” Gets The Porn Treatment

One time, I was dating this guy, and I said something smarty-pants, and he was like, “Susannah, for you, nothing is sacred.” And I was like, “Uh, yeah?” This…

Susannah Breslin | January 12, 2011 - 2:15 pm

Homer Simpson Tries To Cheer Up Sad Keanu

Not even Homer Simpson can cheer up sad Keanu Reeves with a doughnut. D’oh! [BuzzFeed]…

Ami Angelowicz | November 29, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Michelle Obama: “Before I Was Who I Am Today, I Was A Nerd”

OK, that’s not a real quote from the First Lady. But it is what Michelle Obama’s character on “The Simpsons” said when she stopped by Springfield to assure…

Jessica Wakeman | March 23, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Quick Pic: Why, Marge, Why?

Is nothing sacred? Marge Simpson graces the cover of the November issue of Playboy magazine. Where’s Homer? [TMZ]…

Susannah Breslin | October 9, 2009 - 11:10 am

Quickies!: Marge Simpson Could Be Featured In Playboy?!

Hugh Hefner made a disturbing announcement via Twitter that said “Marge Simpson has a surprise for her fans in the November issue of Playboy.” [Jezebel] — Something tells me it’s…

Annika Harris | August 26, 2009 - 9:00 pm

The Simpsons Get Shut Off

A Venezuelan TV Channel is pulling The Simpsons off the air after being barraged with complaints that the show is not appropriate for children. Jeez. Don’t have a cow, man!

Simcha | April 9, 2008 - 5:00 pm