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  1. 'Simpsons' source of valuable lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | The Columbian

    ... them from showing up on college campuses. Universities across the country are using satirical references from "The Simpsons" to grab students' attention and convey lessons in literature and all manner of popular culture. "If the references are ...

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  2. TV Blog Buzz: 'Mythbusters' takes on 'The Simpsons'; 'Walking Dead' hits L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Brandon Sun

    In this undated publicity photo released by Fox shows characters from the animated series, "The Simpsons," from left, Maggie, Marge, Lisa, Homer and Bart. "The Simpsons" is cross-pollinating with yet another show.

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    Sunday Dec 21 | Nanaimo Daily News

    In this undated publicity photo released by Fox shows characters from the animated series, "The Simpsons," from left, Maggie, Marge, Lisa, Homer and Bart. "The Simpsons" is cross-pollinating with yet another show.

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  4. TV Blog Buzz: a Mythbustersa takes on a The Simpsonsa ; a Walking Deada hits L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | 680News

    In this undated publicity photo released by Fox shows characters from the animated series, "The Simpsons," from left, Maggie, Marge, Lisa, Homer and Bart. "The Simpsons" is cross-pollinating with yet another show.

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  5. The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | The Day

    ... them from showing up on college campuses. Universities across the country are using satirical references from "The Simpsons" to grab students' attention and convey lessons in literature and all manner of popular culture. "If the references are ...

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  6. Homer Simpson CouldSchool Obama On CastroRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Lucianne.com

    President ObamaA s deal to normalize relations with Castro reminds us of a fantastic 1998 episode of the long-running animated series The Simpsons, "The Trouble With Trillions." In that episode, we learn that Montgomery Burns had made off with the $1 trillion bill that President Truman printed in 1945 to pay for EuropeA s postwar reconstruction.

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  7. Springfield Rock City: Top 10 Rock Star Cameos on 'The Simpsons'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Guitar World

    Outside of Saturday Night Live , no other current TV show can boast as many impressive musical guests as The Simpsons. Scores of rock icons-including three Beatles, two Rolling Stones, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Metallica-have appeared on the show as eight-fingered, yellow-tinted versions of themselves, and often in bizarre situations: the Ramones performing for Mr. Burns' birthday party ... former Beatle George Harrison pointing Homer toward a platter full of brownies ... Ted Nugent running for president ... Aerosmith agreeing to perform at Moe's Tavern when free pickled eggs are offered.

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  8. a MythBustersa is going to test scenes from a The Simpsons.a Here are five that should be recreated.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Washington Post

    Discovery Channel's "MythBusters" will launch its 13th season next month by testing the validity of some classic scenes from "The Simpsons," Entertainment Weekly reported . One of those scenes comes from an old episode, " Sideshow Bob Roberts ," in which Homer prevents a wrecking ball from destroying his house by placing himself between the ball and the house.

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  9. Universities in US use Simpsons to grab attention of studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Sunday Herald

    ... from showing up on campus. Universities across America are using satirical references from animated TV show The Simpsons to grab students' attention and convey lessons in literature and all manner of popular culture. "If the references are important ...

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  10. 'The D'oh of Homer': Professors employ TV's SimpsonsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | SFGate

    ... them from showing up on college campuses. Universities across the country are using satirical references from "The Simpsons" to grab students' attention and convey lessons in literature and all manner of popular culture. "If the references are ...

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  11. D'oh! 'MythBusters' to take on 'The Simpsons' best stuntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | CNET News.com

    ... of the science-based Discovery Channel show -- " MythBusters ." The characters on the long-running Fox show " The Simpsons " seem to always escape the kind of perils that us real mortal humans might not bounce back from. Homer has fallen off cliffs, ...

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  12. D'oh! 25 Years Ago Today, "The Simpsons" Made Its DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WMGL-FM North Charleston

    This is a very special holiday season for The Simpsons , because the long-running Fox animated comedy is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The first full-length episode of The Simpsons premiered on Dec. 17, 1989.

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  13. 25 random facts about 'The Simpsons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    When crudely drawn animated shorts about a dysfunctional American family began appearing on Fox's "The Tracey Ullman Show" in 1987, nobody predicted the birth of a cultural phenomenon. But Wednesday marks the 25th anniversary of "The Simpsons," which debuted as a half-hour sitcom on December 17, 1989. 1 comment

  14. Mythbusters Will Tackle The Simpsons in Its Season PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Cape Cod Times

    They've taken on the science of Breaking Bad and the zombies of The Walking Dead , and now they're taking on ... Bart Simpson? Mythbusters hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will tackle the myths of The Simpsons in Mythbusters ' Season 13 premiere next month, reports Entertainment Weekly . "But The Simpsons is a cartoon," you say! And you're correct.

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  15. D'oh!: The Simpsons celebrate 25 years on-airRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    On Dec. 17, 1989, The Simpsons premiered on FOX. Ay, caramba! When the crude animated show depicting a dysfunctional American family aired, no one thought it would become the cultural phenomenon that it has become today.

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  16. 2014 TV Fan Holiday Gift Guide: 25 toys for some serious playtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Zap2it.com

    TV is serious business ... until it's playtime. We've rounded up 25 TV-themed toys with which your favorite viewers can get their playtimes on, from playsets featuring "The Walking Dead," "The Simpsons," and "Sofia the First," to games featuring "The Big Bang Theory," "Doctor Who," and the "Supernatural" fellas.

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  17. Why College Classes Are Using 'The Simpsons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Switched

    ... them from showing up on college campuses. Universities across the country are using satirical references from "The Simpsons" to grab students' attention and convey lessons in literature and all manner of popular culture. "If the references are ...

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  18. Flashback: Behind the Scenes of 'The Simpsons' First Season 25 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | ETonline

    Who would have thought that Tracy Ullman's late '80s variety show would have been the launching pad for one of the most successful shows in television history? It's been 25 years since The Simpsons first episode aired -- the Christmas special "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire." We're celebrating by taking a look back at pre-premiere interviews with key members of the creative team responsible for Springfield's first family.

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  19. Daphne Bramham: Lessons we can learn from two HomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Vancouver Sun

    Blame Homer Simpson - a cartoon character who bears little resemblance to the other guy, even though he did appear in his own version of The Odyssey during The Simpsons' first season. Yes, it's the satirical cartoon which professor Toph Marshall says is indirectly responsible for the right-wing network that helped birth the American Tea Party movement and has given centre stage to conservatives such as former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin and political commentator Bill O'Reilly.

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  20. The Simpson's 25th Anniversary: The Simpson's Arcade GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Examiner.com

    The long running cartoon hit, The Simpsons , celebrates its 25th anniversary today. It originally premiered on December 17, 1989 and has stayed strong since its debut with 500 plus episodes.

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