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  1. 25 Facts About The Simpsons Celebrating Their 25th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Neatorama

    If you've been watching The Simpsons from the very beginning then you know they've come a long way from their early days, when they were fresh from The Tracey Ullman Show and lookin' strange, but can you believe they just celebrated their 25th anniversary? December 17, 1989 was the day an animated TV legend was born- The Simpsons are now officially the longest running scripted prime time series on television, and creator Matt Groening's life is hell no longer. The Simpsons are named after Matt's family members , namely his father Homer, his mother Margaret , and sisters Lisa and Margaret , but decided the character based on young Matt should be named Bart.

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

    Thursday | WMGL-FM North Charleston

    ... 17, 1989. It followed a series of Simpsons shorts that aired in previous years on another Fox comedy, The Tracey Ullman Show . Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie Simpson have noticeably evolved since the episode, titled "Simpsons Roasting on an ...

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  3. 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

  4. 25 random facts about a The SimpsonsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WPMT-TV York

    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.

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  5. 25 fun facts about 'The Simpsons' 25 years after its debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | GlobalNews

    ... L. Brooks and Sam Simon. The animated family first appeared in 1987 in short cartoons featured on The Tracey Ullman Show . The main cast of voice actors consists of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria and ...

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  6. Revisiting "Simpsons Roasting On An Open Fire" On It's 25th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | MuchMusic.com

    ... not in HD, is closer to what it is now than what it was in Matt Groening's animated contribution to The Tracey Ullman Show where the dysfunctional family first appeared. The episode had no opening sequence or couch gag, which premiered in the second ...

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  7. 25 random facts about a The Simpsonsa on its 25th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    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 Dec. 17, 1989.

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  8. The Simpsons Make It to 25 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Time

    It was 25 years ago Wednesday that America first met The Simpsons for real. Sure, some folks had seen a rough version of the family during sketches on The Tracey Ullman Show .

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  9. This Day in Entertainment History - December 17, 1989 - "The Simpsons" Animated Series DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WTVY Dothan

    Created by Matt Groening, The Simpsons began as a series of shorts on The Tracey Ullman Show before becoming a full-fledged primetime animated series on December 17th, 1989. The series focused on the adventures of the Simpsons family and the many varied residents of the fictional town of Springfield.

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  10. The Simpsons DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Free Dictionary

    ... after members of his own family, substituting Bart for his own name. The shorts became a part of The Tracey Ullman Show on April 19, 1987. After a three-season run, the sketch was developed into a half-hour prime time show and was an early hit for ...

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  11. The Simpsons 25th anniversary: Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Dan is undoubtedly best-known for voicing bumbling Homer. Starting when the family first appeared on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1987, he has gone on to appear in a number of projects across TV and film. She also voices her sister's Patty and Selma, ...

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  12. 11 Movie Spin-Offs That Don't SuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | ComingSoon.net

    For an industry based more and more on ongoing franchises, there aren't as many movie spin-offs as you might think. The concept of taking a character from one popular series and putting them in another environment is more commonplace in mediums in which series last longer, like TV, where programs "Angel," "Frasier" and "The Simpsons" eventually became as popular or more so than the original shows, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show."

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  13. Q&A: Tracey Ullman Takes On MusicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | NBC New York

    From her breakout sketch comedy series "The Tracey Ullman Show" to her award-winning series for HBO and Showtime , Ullman's knack for playing a variety of wacky characters has become her signature style. Now, Ullman is trying something new: musicals.

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  14. DVR Alert: the Band Wagon's Tracey Ullman Appears on 'The Tonight Show'Read the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tracey Ullman , currently starring in the New York City Center Encores! production of The Band Wagon , will make a special appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring J immy Fallon " tonight, November 13. The show also includes appearances by The Hunger Games star Josh Hutcherson and musical guest Echosmith. Tracey Ullman is perhaps best known in America for "The Tracey Ullman Show," which aired on FOX from 1987 to 1990 and established the English-born comedienne as one of prime time's major comic talents, earning several Emmy Awards, two for Ullman herself.

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  15. DVR Alert: the Band Wagon's Tracey Ullman to Appear on 'The Tonight Show' This ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tracey Ullman , currently starring in the New York City Center Encores! production of The Band Wagon , will make a special appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring J immy Fallon " on Thursday, November 13. The show also includes appearances by The Hunger Games star Josh Hutcherson and musical guest Echosmith. Tracey Ullman is perhaps best known in America for "The Tracey Ullman Show," which aired on FOX from 1987 to 1990 and established the English-born comedienne as one of prime time's major comic talents, earning several Emmy Awards, two for Ullman herself.

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  16. #TBT: Johnny Depp and Matthew Perry Made This 1987 Fox Promo the Foxiest EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Adweek

    ... shows - like Marriedwith Children (including O'Neill, Sagal and Applegate), 21 Jump Street (Depp), The Tracey Ullman Show (Ullman), Duet, Werewolf and The New Adventures of Beans Baxter - and its fall newbies - Second Chance (Perry) and Women in ...

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  17. Tracey Ullman takes on two new musicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... education." And financial security. "The Simpsons," the cartoon juggernaut, was born as a segment on "The Tracey Ullman Show." "I get a little piece of it," she says, referring to residuals. "And it keeps me very nicely, thank you very much." Ullman ...

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  18. Play it again, professorRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... television shows, including "Frasier," "Seinfeld," "West Wing," "Golden Girls," "Full House" and "The Tracey Ullman Show." On the hit movie "True Lies" with , Norwine plays a solo piece for one of the intimate scenes of the movie. His proudest ...

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  19. Tonight's TV picks: 'Simpsons' Halloween episode; 'The Walking Dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    "The Simpsons" : It's time for the 25th annual "Treehouse of Horror" episode and you know what that means: More macabre hilarity. Tonight's special includes a segment in which Homer and Marge meet a ghost family that resembles the Simpsons as they appeared in 1987, when they debuted on "The Tracey Ullman Show."

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  20. 'The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror' special looks to scare up viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Marge meet a ghost family that resembles the Simpsons as they appeared in 1987, when they debuted on "The Tracey Ullman Show." 8 p.m., Fox. SUNDAY: Things get extra creepy on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" when the team finds itself looking into a ...

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