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a The Simpsonsa : A genius portrait of American childhood

One of the biggest stories of the new fall television season concerns an old show.


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, World News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Portland Tribune

Emo Philips starts laugh riot

Jay Leno reportedly considers Emo Philips 'the best joke writer in America,' but you can judge for yourself when Philips headlines a show at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in The Bossanova Ballroom, 722 E. Burnside St. Brought to you by the same folks who put on Portland's annual Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the show also will feature Scott Losse and ... (more)


Related Topix: Slacker Cats, UHF, Comedy Movies, Entertainment, Television


Here's Every Musical Guest on 'The Simpsons...

The longest-running TV marathon in history kicks off tonight when FXX starts airing every episode of the longest-running scripted primetime TV series ever: The Simpsons.


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Blues, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Judas Priest, Heavy-Metal, Johnny Cash, Beverly D'Angelo

Christian Science Monitor

'The Simpsons' marathon: What you need to know

You may be a diehard fan of the long-running Fox animated show " The Simpsons ," but can you handle more than 200 hours of the program? A marathon of "The Simpsons," airing on the channel FXX, started this morning and will continue until Sept.


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Education


'The Simpsons' Marathon on FXX: When to Watch the Highest-Rated Episodes

And while it may seem appealing to stay up for 12 days to catch all 25 seasons, it's impossible.


Related Topix: Comedy, The Simpsons, Entertainment, Television, Gay/Lesbian

National Public Radio

A Perfectly Cromulent Classical Guide To 'The Simpsons' Marathon

From its start nearly 25 years ago, The Simpsons was different. Not only was it animated, it had a Murderer's Row of voice actors and writing talent .


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Classical, Bizet, Jon Lovitz, Springfield, NE

The Simpsons Co-creator Helps Peta Take Over Chinchilla Farm

The Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon has helped animal rights activists at Peta take over one of the largest chinchilla fur farms in California.


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Chinchillas, Pets, Animal Rights

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Almaden Resident

'Wicked' comes to San Jose Aug. 27-Sept. 14

Emma Hunton will portray Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, in the San Jose premiere of the Broadway musical 'Wicked,' set to open on Aug. 27 at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts.


Related Topix: Theater, Wicked, San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Children TV, The Wizard of Oz, Entertainment, Television

The Washington Post

a The Simpsonsa marathon airing every episode starts Thursday on FXX, will shatter TV records

"The Simpsons" has been airing for what feels like forever, so this may not come as too much of a shock: When FXX starts airing every single episode in a row beginning Thursday morning, it will shatter the record for the longest-running marathon in TV history.


Related Topix: Comedy, The Simpsons, Entertainment, Television, 9, Science Fiction TV, V, Drama, Blog News, Sports


Prepare For 'The Simpsons' Marathon With Interviews From The 'Fresh Air' Archives

If you've ever been a fan of The Simpsons , here's your chance to see all 552 episodes of the show in the longest single-series marathon in TV history.


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Tracey Ullman Show, Tracey Ullman, Pop/Rock

That'll Play Podcast Welcomes Jessica Howell; Talks Work in Theatre & on Masters of Sex

The new episode of That'll Play with Matt & John Podcast, called "Moxie Lady" features Los Angeles based actress, Jessica Howell .


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment, The Street, Television, Theater, Arts


40 Under 40: Writers Lena Waithe and Justin Simien Show Hollywood It's More Than Just Black & White

In the pilot presentation of Twenties - a series about young adulthood seen from the point of view of a black lesbian - the main character, Hattie, answers a hot-button question about cinematic preference during a vlogging session.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, The Wiz, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Children TV, The Wizard of Oz, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Entertainment, Television

'Chuck's Eat the Street' visits a 'Hudson Valley Hot Spot' on Cooking Channel

On a recent Cooking Channel episode of "Chuck's Eat the Street," Chef Chuck Hughes ventured to Rhinebeck , New York, on this episode titled, "Hudson Valley Hot Spot."


Related Topix: The Street, Entertainment, Television, Rhinebeck, NY

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Anson Record

Brown Creek inmates spend a day with their families

Jaquarrie Lindsey, 5, read about his favorite superhero, Spiderman, with father Dennis.Jaquarrie Lindsey, 5, read about his favorite superhero, Spiderman, with father Dennis.


Related Topix: Prison, Sesame Street, Children TV, Entertainment, Television


Here Is The Complete Schedule Of Every Episode Of FXX's 'The Simpsons' Marathon

Come Thursday morning at 10 AM ET , you're going to find yourself suddenly incredibly tempted.


Related Topix: The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment

JAM! Showbiz

Braun: 'Expendables 3' a flop because of PG-13 rating

It's a sad day when Sly, Arnie, Harrison and Mel gets their butts kicked by Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television


Delfeayo Marsalis, "Sesame Street" and other selections from The Last Southern Gentlemen

Back to school special! NEA Jazz Master Delfeayo Marsalis , along with his father Ellis, brother Jason, and bassist David Pulphus perform "Can You tell me how to get to Sesame Street?" and other selections from Delfeayo's upcoming release The Last Southern Gentlemen .


Related Topix: Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Country, Autumn Leaves, New Orleans, Music!, Jazz, Drama Movies, New Orleans, LA

The Macon Telegraph

New on DVD: 'Amazing Spider-Man 2,' 'Hey Arnold!' 'Rosemary's Baby'

Andrew Garfield stars. Overall, the film is an entertaining, high-flying action film that reflects the events that have unfolded in the world of Marvel Comics as closely as any comic-book-inspired film.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man 2, iPhone and iPad App, The Amazing Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Recess, Stargate Universe

Erie Times News

'Turtles' remains on top

Moviegoers continued to shell out for "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," while Sylvester Stallone's action ensemble "The Expendables 3" was easily outgunned in its weekend debut.


Related Topix: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Entertainment, Television, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Rocky III, The Expendables, Celebrities, Sylvester Stallone, Action TV, The A-Team

Beatles 50th anniversary TV special wins Creative Arts EmmyA Award

"The Beatles : The Night That Changed America," the tribute special to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show," won a Creative Arts EmmyA Award from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at the ceremony held over the weekend, Variety reported Saturday.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Children TV, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Pop/Rock, The Ed Sullivan Show, Short, Music!