Tag: The Simpsons

Stephen Hawking Thesis And Wheelchair Fetch Millions In Auction

Stephen Hawking fans raised almost $2 million at an auction that will benefit The Stephen Hawking Foundation and the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Items sold include his doctorate thesis and his wheelchair.

November 9, 2018

Stephen Hawking Wheelchair And Other Personal Effects To Be Sold At Auction

The personal belongings of Stephen Hawking will be auctioned in London. Proceeds will go to the Stephen Hawking Foundation and the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

October 22, 2018

The Simpsons Creator Matt Groening Has A New Show Called ‘Disenchantment’ On Netflix

Matt Groening has a new show set in the medieval times featuring an alcoholic princess and two sidekicks as they go on misadventures. It’s called ‘Disenchantment,’ and it’s coming to Netflix this August.

Movies/TV Shows May 24, 2018

Halloween 2016 TV And Movie Guide: The Best Horror Titles To Watch And Stream This Month

Movies and specials airing and available to stream for Halloween include 'The United' on Netflix, the season seven premiere of 'The Walking Dead' on AMC and 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' on FOX.

Movies/TV Shows October 12, 2016

Amazon Video And Prime Video September 2016: The Complete List Of New Movies And TV Series Available To Stream

New movies and TV series being added to Amazon Video and Prime Video in September include ‘Captain America: Civil War’ and new episodes of ‘Scream Queens,’ along with Woody Allen’s ‘Crisis in Six Scenes’ and season 3 of ‘Transparent.’

Movies/TV Shows August 30, 2016

Here's Brexit As Explained By 'The Simpsons'

For people outside of Europe, the Brexit vote may seem confusing, but as always, someone simplified the whole thing through the magic of 'The Simpsons.'

Viral June 28, 2016

Here Are The New And Returning Primetime Series Airing On Fox For The 2016-2017 Season

Fox announced the new and returning primetime series that will air in the fall and spring including 'The Exorcist,' the special 'Prison Break' and favorites like 'Gotham.'

Movies/TV Shows May 16, 2016

'Simpsons' Fans, Rejoice! Frinkiac Now Creates GIFs Too

The 'Simpsons' search engine Frinkiac just got a whole deal better, as it now lets fans everywhere not only cook up some memes but also create as many GIFs as they want.

Internet May 15, 2016

Bah Gawd! 'The Simpsons' Gets Mashed Up With Jim Ross’ WWE Commentary

This is a cromulent slobberknocker of a mashup, featuring WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross and the denizens of Springfield.

Viral May 11, 2016

World’s First ‘Simpsons’ Store Now Open In Beijing

Official 'The Simpsons' merchandise has been available for years, but it's only now that the world’s first store dedicated entirely to the show has opened - in Beijing.

Movies/TV Shows May 8, 2016

Don Mattingly Obviously Got His 'No Facial Hair' Policy From Mr. Burns

The new Miami Marlins manager instituting the rule conjures memories of that classic Simpsons' episode 'Homer at the Bat.'

Movies/TV Shows February 22, 2016

'The Simpsons' Hilariously Mock The Crazy 2016 Presidential Race

Leave it to the animated sitcom to perfectly capture the antics of Donald Trump and more in what has been one of the craziest presidential races ever.

Movies/TV Shows February 22, 2016

Watching 500 Episodes Of 'The Simpsons' All At Once Is The Real Reason To Get A VR Headset ... Or Maybe Not

This 360-degree video featuring 500 episodes of 'The Simpsons' playing all at once is certainly ... something.

Movies/TV Shows February 17, 2016

Homer Will Appear 'Live' On An Upcoming Episode of 'The Simpsons'

It looks like the longest animated show on television is going meta, as Homer Simpson will be appearing 'live' on an upcoming episode of 'The Simpsons.'

Movies/TV Shows February 16, 2016

Frinkiac Is A Search Engine For All Things Simpsons: Here’s How To Use It

Simpsons fans, you can now search for virtually any quote from the show conveniently with Frinkiac, a search engine dedicated to your favorite yellow-skinned, four-fingered family.

Internet February 5, 2016

A Web Developer Recreated 'The Simpsons' Characters Using Computer Code

A UK-based web developer was able to recreate popular 'Simpsons' characters entirely using CSS.

Internet Culture February 4, 2016

Frinkiac Delivers Nearly Three Million ‘Simpsons’ Meme Screen Caps At Blazing Fast Speeds

Greatest search engine ever.

Apps/Software February 3, 2016

Knicks Rookie Kristaps Porzingis Saved Team From Being Roasted On 'The Simpsons'

The show's writer tweeted that a recent punchline was originally intended for the Knicks, but changed to the Philadelphia 76ers because of the 20-year-old forward's brilliance thus far.

Movies/TV Shows January 19, 2016

‘The Simpsons’ Creator Matt Groening Is Working On An Animated Series For Netflix

The creator of the legendary series 'The Simpsons,' Matt Groening, has reportedly joined forces with Netflix to develop an animated series in the near future. Here is what we know so far about this purported new series.

Internet January 16, 2016

Ken Griffey Jr. Is The Third Member Of The Springfield Nuclear Power Plant Softball Team In The Hall Of Fame

Ken Griffey Jr. joins Wade Boggs and Ozzie Smith as the only members of the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant softball team to be enshrined in Cooperstown.

Movies/TV Shows January 7, 2016

'The Simpsons' Predicted 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Back In 2009

'The Simpsons' correctly predicted the future yet again, revealing that 'Star Wars Episode VII' and 'Alvin and the Chipmunks' would be competing at the box office.

Movies/TV Shows December 22, 2015

Even Simpsons Staff Can't Get Destiny's Yellow Exotics

'The Simpsons' casting associate, Nick Conti, just revealed in 'Treehouse of Horror' episode that he is a gamer. Conti gives a shout out to 'Destiny' game developer, Bungie, using his name in the credits

Video Games October 28, 2015

Roots Of The Simpsons' 'Treehouse Of Horror'

This year offers Springfield's 26th edition of the Halloween spookfest. But where did it all start?

Movies/TV Shows October 23, 2015

'The Simpsons: Treehouse Of Horror XXVI' Couch Gag Gets Twisted Makeover From ‘Ren & Stimpy’ Creator

The man behind 'Ren & Stimpy' put his own unique (and incredibly twisted) spin on this year's Simpsons 'Treehouse of Horror' couch gag.

Movies/TV Shows October 22, 2015

Watch Sideshow Bob Repeatedly Kill Bart In 'The Simpsons' Promo For 'Treehouse Of Horror XXVI'

Bart Simpson dies multiple times in the 'Simpsons' promo for Sunday's annual 'Treehouse of Horror XXVI' episode.

Movies/TV Shows October 22, 2015

Blake Anderson and Other Guests On First Non-'Treehouse of Horror' Simpsons Halloween Episode

'The Simpsons' reveals that it will feature a pre-Halloween episode prior to its 'Treehouse of Horror' episode. Guest stars Nick Kroll and Blake Anderson tell us their roles in the episode

Movies/TV Shows October 20, 2015

'Simpsons' Fan Petitions To Make 'Dollarydoo' Official Australian Currency

The 'dollarydoo' started as a gag on 'The Simpsons,' but one fan wants to make it reality. That's why he's started a petition to have the Australian dollar renamed the 'dollarydoo.'

Movies/TV Shows October 17, 2015

Try Not To Laugh While Homer And Lisa Scream In 'The Simpsons' 'Halloween Of Horror' Promo

Watch Homer and Lisa get spooked when Krustyland Halloween Horror Night employees break into their house on Sunday's 'Halloween of Horror' episode.

Movies/TV Shows October 14, 2015

Lego 'Dr. Who' Weeping Angels Will Give You Nightmares

The Weeping Angels from 'Doctor Who' are featured in the latest world of 'Lego Dimensions'. Don't blink, or these antiheroes just might give you your last bite of life.

Geek September 30, 2015

'Simpsons' Producer Believes 30th Season May Be The End

'The Simpsons' has already lasted far longer than anyone could have predicted. The show's producer thinks that despite its incredible longevity, it's unlikely to go beyond a 30th season.

Movies/TV Shows September 28, 2015

Smithers Will Come Out As Gay On 'The Simpsons' This Season

Waylon Smithers will come out as gay during an episode of 'The Simpsons' this season, the show's executive producer recently revealed. However, if you're a 'Simpsons' fan, you probably already knew that.

Movies/TV Shows September 28, 2015

Everything You Need To Know About 'LEGO Dimensions'

LEGO is ready to take on Skylanders, Disney Infinity and Amiibo with 'LEGO Dimensions,' a major new entry in the 'Toys-to-Life' genre. With 14 franchises like Ghostbusters and Back to the Future on board, it's going to be a wild ride.

Geek September 24, 2015

'The Simpsons' Opening Sequence Gets Surreal In This Fan-Made Tribute Video

'The Simpsons' is known for the iconic couch gags in its opening sequence. There has never been anything quite like this on the show before.

Movies/TV Shows September 22, 2015

This Guy Holds The World Record For 'Simpsons' Characters Tattooed On His Body

To what lengths would you go to get into the Guinness Book of World Records? This man got 203 tattoos of characters from 'The Simpsons.'

Movies/TV Shows September 21, 2015

'LEGO Dimensions' Voice Cast Includes Michael J. Fox, Gary Oldman, Chris Pratt And More

LEGO's big entry into the toys-to-life market, 'LEGO Dimensions,' boasts an impressive voice cast. Many of the original actors from these famous movies and TV shows return for the game, including some real surprises.

Geek September 14, 2015

The 'Futurama' Theme's (Not So) Secret Origin

Futurama is one of the best TV shows of all time. Its theme? Not quite so original as the show itself...

Movies/TV Shows September 9, 2015

Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Instant Video September 2015: The Best Of What’s New To Streaming

Here are the new movies and TV series being added to the three popular streaming service platforms in the month of September.

Feature September 1, 2015

Hulu September 2015: The Complete List Of Movies And TV Shows Available To Stream

It's time for fall TV, which brings the season premieres of your favorite shows, as well as new titles on Hulu. Here's the complete list of movies and TV shows you can catch on Hulu this September.

Feature August 24, 2015

Fans Renovate Kitchen To Look Exactly Like 'The Simpsons'

"Who wouldn't want corncob curtains? Come on!" says Canadian couple renovating their kitchen.

Movies/TV Shows August 13, 2015

Okilly Dokilly Is The World's One And Only Ned Flanders Metal Band

The calm and collected 'Simpsons' character has inspired his own heavy metal band.

Movies/TV Shows August 13, 2015

'The Simpsons' Real Duff Beer To Be Sold In Stores

Duff Beer from 'The Simpsons' is one of the most iconic fictional drinks of all time. Now this beloved brew is about to become a reality.

Movies/TV Shows July 12, 2015

'The Simpsons' Cracks On Donald Trump’s Combover In New Series Promo

'The Simpsons' take on Donald Trump's recent bid for president along with his infamous hair in a new promo for Season 27.

Movies/TV Shows July 8, 2015

Harry Shearer Will Be Returning To 'The Simpsons' After All

It was revealed Tuesday that Harry Shearer will be returning to 'The Simpsons' for Season 27. We don't have to say goodbye to Mr. Burns and a whole slew of other beloved characters after all.

Movies/TV Shows July 7, 2015

'Akira' Meets 'The Simpsons': Check Out The First 'Bartkira' Trailer

'Bartkira' may have been in comic form for some time now, but you've never seen it in motion: the first fully-animated trailer for 'Akira' has been reborn in the world of 'The Simpsons'!

Movies/TV Shows July 6, 2015

Together Forever: Homer And Marge Simpson Set The Record Straight About Split Rumor [Video]

Don't believe the rumor mill. Homer and Marge Simpson go on the record to address divorce rumors.

Movies/TV Shows June 20, 2015

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