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The Simpsons, "Lisa the Vegetarian," episode 705, 1995
| February 01, 2013
Watch: Krusty the Klown shouts out Boston Phoenix on The Simpsons
Oh, Krusty: we heart you too, big guy.In last week's episode of The Simpsons (full episode now watchable here), Krusty gets a show on a...
| December 16, 2011
Gamers gather for retro glory in New Hampshire
A person prone to dumbass assumptions might have confused this past weekend's 13th annual International Classic Video Game Tournament with a four-day-long exercise in retro-fetishism.
| June 10, 2011
August 1, 2010: The would-be wedding day of Future Lisa Simpson
Today, Simpsons-quoterati brought some disturbing news to our attention: August 1, 2010 is the day that Lisa Simpson would have gotten married -- if she...
| August 01, 2010
Loving Barry: What, exactly, makes Barry White so sexy?
Barry White always made me crazy. I'd hear him on the radio and I'd just melt. When he said breathe, I'd say how deep.
“You realize it’s a fat 50-year-old you’re wrecking your life for ...”
| July 02, 2010
In which The Simpsons wastes a pretty good idea on Ke$ha of all people
Last night, the Simpsons turned their opening sequence over to an animated sort-of-parody-sort-of-straight-interpretation of Ke$ha's hit single "Tik Tok," complete with couch gag. I may...
| May 03, 2010
The Simpsons (featuring Coldplay) Million Dollar Maybe
| February 01, 2010
Thoughts on the 20th Anniversary of the Simpsons
The rake scene in "Cape Feare"In marking the 20th anniversary of The Simpsons (which Fox marked last night with a documentary retrospective special assembled by...
| January 11, 2010
Monkey See, Monkey DON'T: The World's 6 Least Helpful Helper Monkeys
Photo via eyeonspringfield.tumblr.comEvery kid fantasizes about owning a monkey. Or maybe we mean pony, but you get the idea. Helping Hands, a self-proclaimed "monkey college"...
| October 22, 2009
This Simpsons game might be pretty good
Not since the side-scrolling beat-em-up arcade machine has there been a Simpsons-related video game worthy of the name. But maybe this upcoming one will buck...
| October 11, 2007
Also releasing today: The Simpsons Season 10
We're getting close to the time when the Simpsons DVD sets will be anything but essential purchases, but for right now, they've still got enough...
| August 07, 2007
Voting None of the Above
If you’ve ever stayed home on Election Day disgusted with your choices, then this new proposal is for you. Or if you’ve ever idled in...
| July 25, 2007
The latest in the never ending stream of Simpsons Movie promotions
Since at least the late seventeenth century, a hillside in Cerne Abbas, England, has been adorned by a 180-foot-long carving of a club-wielding giant. The...
| July 18, 2007
UPDATE: Vermont wins bid to host Simpsons premiere
(On short notice, this was the closest thing to a Vermont-related Simpsons clip we could find. It involves syrup.)We'd call it a mild upset considering...
| July 10, 2007
A Real-Life Kwik-E-Mart?
In preparation for the release of The Simpsons movie on July 27th, a 7-11 store in Burbank, CA has been made over into a real-life...
| July 03, 2007
Will Springfield, Massachusetts host The Simpsons movie premiere?
Two New England Springfields are among the 14 vying for the chance to host the premiere of The Simpsons Movie. The cities submitted videos, and...
| June 21, 2007
The Cambridge Castle of Comedy
“I have a summer castle out on the Cape,” says Harvard senior Kyle Berkman. “But for most of us, this is our only castle.”
Inside The Harvard Lampoon , where getting in could be your ticket to Hollywood — or not
| November 02, 2006
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