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  1. Some People Just Want to Be Ruled, and Some Just Don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Townhall

    ... of happiness and self ownership. In a Simpsons episode from a few years ago (the inspiration for this post) the Simpsons family is kicked out of the United States and finds itself residing in France. As the family savors baguettes and Homer swills ...

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  2. Good Week, Bad Week: The moment Roy Hodgson realised managing England is just awfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Yahoo!

    Nick Miller takes a look back on the week in the beautiful game, with Dion Dublin's new TV career and Nerymar's showboating making the cut. Presumably you'll be familiar with the episode of the Simpsons in which Bart points out to Lisa that 'you can pinpoint the second' Ralph Wiggum's heart breaks in half, after being spurned.

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  3. How important is the name of a disease? Do names influence treatment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Medical News Today

    ... if, for example, they were instead named "stink blossoms," as suggested by Bart Simpson in an episode of The Simpsons? This might be a slightly silly and trivial example, but it serves to make a point. The way in which objects and people are ...

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  4. Live from 'The Simpsons' town of Springfield at Universal Studios HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Los Angeles Times

    Concept art of the new Springfield-themed land at Universal Studios Hollywood shows the Aztec Theater, Cletus' Chicken Shack, the Spinster City Apartments, the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant and Moe's Tavern. Concept art of the new Springfield-themed land at Universal Studios Hollywood shows the Aztec Theater, Cletus' Chicken Shack, the Spinster City Apartments, the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant and Moe's Tavern.

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  5. Lyric Stage and Trinity Rep announce seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Cape Cod Times

    ... huddled in the woods trying to keep in touch with their past lives by recounting the "Cape Fear" episode of "The Simpsons"; March 4-27, 2016 - the first regional production of "Peter and the Starcatcher," a prequel to "Peter Pan" about a girl ...

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  6. Stage Door blog: Lyric Stage and Trinity Rep announce seasonsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Cape Cod Times

    ... huddled in the woods trying to keep in touch with their past lives by recounting the "Cape Fear" episode of "The Simpsons"; March 4-27, 2016 - the first regional production of "Peter and the Starcatcher," a prequel to "Peter Pan" about a girl ...

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  7. My Fair Lady, Buyer & Cellar, 'Mr. Burns' and More Set for...Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... To pass the time, and to keep in touch with their past lives, they try recounting the Cape Fear episode of The Simpsons. Mr. Burns does the impossible: it manages to take the end of civilization and create glowing objects of wonder and beauty. It's ...

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  8. White Guilt with your Over Priced CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... the Extortion Brothers (Sharpton and Jackson); kneel, kiss their rings and beg for forgiveness. An episode of "The Simpsons" TV show parodied Def Jam. Homer Simpson watched a black comic on TV making fun of white people. Homer laughed and said, ...

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  9. Lisa Colagrossi, WABC-TV Reporter, Dies After Suffering Brain Aneurysm While On AssignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Switched

    ... winner Sam Simon, who wrote episodes of "Taxi," "Cheers" and "It's Garry Shandling's Show" before co-creating "The Simpsons," died on March 9, 2015. He was 59. Cardinal Edward M. Egan, the former Archbishop of New York and one of America's most ...

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  10. Back to just five best picture slots at the Oscars? Bad idea, academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... postmortem on the 2013 Seth MacFarlane "I Saw Your Boobs" telecast was scathing (picture Comic Book Guy from "The Simpsons" griping "Worst. Show. Ever" in an echo chamber) - but that was about the show, not the system. And there is indeed the ...

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  11. BWW Interviews: Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play's Anne Washburn...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in May 2012. It tells the story of a group of survivors recalling and retelling an episode of the TV show "The Simpsons" shortly after a global catastrophe, then examines the way the story has changed seven years after that, and finally, 75 years ...

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  12. Beyond 'Empire' & 'Glee': TV Soundtracks That Hit No. 1...In Our HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Billboard

    ... No. 1 on the Billboard 200, here are 10 that will always have a No. 1 spot in our hearts. Go Simpsonic With The Simpsons (1999) The best of all The Simpsons compilations (the two albums of songs not from the TV series aged horribly), Go Simpsonic ...

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  13. Here's exactly what would happen if EastEnders characters were in the SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Mirror.co.uk

    We therefore would love to see EastEnders characters in The Simpsons . Ian Beale must be at least 114 years old now if he aged with the show.

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  14. Milhouse Van HoutenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry. Milhouse Daryll Van Houten is a fictional character in the animated television series The Simpsons known for his gullible nature, insecurity and unrequited love for Lisa Simpson.

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  15. 'The Simpsons' Pays Tribute To Sam Simon In Latest EpisodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | ContactMusic.com

    Simon, who passed away on March 8th following a battle with cancer, was credited variously as a co-developer and executive producer during his long association with the beloved animated series. The Sunday March 15th episode featured a black and yellow message at the end, saying "One of the greatest comic minds ever" followed by "Thank you, Sam".

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  16. 'The Simpsons' pays tribute to late co-creator Sam Simon - watch - Film NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | NME

    The Simpsons has honoured the show's late co-creator Sam Simon with a video tribute at the end of its latest episode. The episode which aired in the US on Sunday night concluded with a clip from an archive interview with Simon, followed by the message: "One of the greatest comic minds interview.

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  17. Hey, Kwik-E-Truck: Where's the (wadded) beef?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | USA Today

    Cartoon news item: The Kwik-E-Truck, modeled on Apu Nahasapeemapetilon's convenience store in The Simpsons , took its maiden voyage to the South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, over the weekend. The truck, located near a Kwik-E-Mart Lego set display, served more than 3,400 signature Squishee frozen drinks with flavors that included So Very Cherry and Give 'Em the Razz.

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  18. Outrage plays into Mourinho's handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Independent.ie

    ... and get out of here." There is virtually no scenario in life that can't be related back to a quote from The Simpsons and as Jose Mourinho - depending on the publication - hit back, lashed out, or became embroiled in a war of words with another batch ...

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  19. Valuable Life Lessons I Learned Watching Leprechauns On Film And TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Unicorn Booty

    ... run away. Moral: Put on some pants and be nice, asshole. O'Reilly the Leprechaun, a recurring character on The Simpsons , tells Ralph Wiggum to set stuff on fire. Always obey the leprechaun because when the ashes clear away from whatever you just ...

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  20. Ten times politicians ate something weirder than Tony Abbott's raw onionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Age

    ... You'd want to hope that was one delicious cookie. Just as Mr Burns ate "Blinky" the three-eyed fish in The Simpsons , Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sought to quash fears about radiation poisoning in Japan by tucking into a piece of octopus ...

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