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A Scottish University Is Offering A Course On The Philosophy Of Homer Simpson


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The University of Glasgow is offering a unique philosophy course, based on TV series ‘The Simpsons’.

‘D’oh! The Simpsons Introduce Philosophy’ is a short course which costs £30 and will explore ideas of philosophy through Matt Groening’s long running animated series.

The SimpsonsYou can now take a university philosophy course based on TV series ‘The Simpsons’

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The Simpsons React To Their Donald Trump Presidency Prediction


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Among the many American surprises over the past week, there was one thing that many people weren’t totally taken aback by - popular animated cartoon The Simpsons had predicted events all along.

The SimpsonsThe Simpsons have reacted to President Trump - and they're not happy

Sixteen years ago the show heralded Donald Trump as America’s president and, in an eerie replica of what actually happened, their Trump character descended the escalator to rapturous applause.

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'The Simpsons' To Break Episodic TV Record With Two-Season Renewal


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The Simpsons’ is set to enter the fourth decade of its existence and break the record for most episodes of a scripted television series, with the news that Fox has renewed for an unprecedented 29th and 30th season.

With Friday’s news (November 4th) that the network had given the green light to two more seasons of ‘The Simpsons’, it means that the yellow, four-fingered family will overhaul Western drama series ‘Gunsmoke’ as having racked the most television episodes ever for a scripted series.

The Simpsons'The Simpsons' has been green-lit for seasons 29 and 30

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Could There Be A Second Simpsons Movie?


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Next year it will be ten years since The Simpsons’ movie graced international cinema screens and, amazingly, one of the show’s producers has hinted that the animated cartoon could be releasing a second movie at some point.

The SimpsonsThe Simpsons could be heading out for a second time to the big screen

The Simpsons Movie was a hit with fans and critics alike raking in over $525 million (£345 million) at the box office worldwide in 2007 and executive producer, James L Brooks has discussed the possibility of a sequel.

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Homer Simpson Answers Questions About Donald Trump As 'The Simpsons' Goes Live


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After well over a quarter of a century on the air, ‘The Simpsons’ attempted an animated TV first during last weekend’s episode when Homer appeared live via motion-capture technology in order to answer fan questions.

During the final three minutes of Sunday night’s episode (May 15th), titled ‘Simprovised’, Homer appeared in a separate segment in order to answer pre-screened fan questions about events that had happened that very day. Dan Castellaneta, the voice artist who provides Homer’s voice, did a set of questions each for the East Coast and West Coast broadcasts.

The Simpsons'The Simpsons' went (almost) completely live on Sunday as Homer answered fan questions

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The Simpsons - Celebrities attend 25th annual Environmental Media Awards at Warner Brother Studios Lot. at Warner Brother Studios Lot - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 24th October 2015

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Yeardley Smith and The Simpsons
Yeardley Smith and The Simpsons

Mr Smithers Will Finally Come Out As Gay In New 'Simpsons' Episode


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Mr Smithers, the long suffering assistant to Mr Burns on 'The Simpsons' is to finally come out as gay during the show’s latest season. The character’s sexually had long been hinted at on the show, but the new season will see Smithers finally telling Mr Burns.

the simpsonsMr Smithers will come out as gay in a new 'Simpsons' episode.

Speaking to TV Line, 'The Simpson’s' executive producer Al Jean said, "In Springfield now, most people know he's gay, but obviously Burns doesn’t. We deal with that in two episodes.”

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Drink Like Homer Simpson: Duff Beer Goes On Sale


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If you’ve ever wanted to know what it feels like to drink like Homer Simpson be prepared to get very excited, as an official Duff beer is finally hitting the market! 21st Century Fox has announced that from next week the company will start selling the Duff branded beer in Chile, before expanding to the rest of the world.

The SimpsonsDuff beer will soon be on sale for all, now all you’ll need is a couch.

After next week's launch the company plans to bring to the beer to other parts of South America and Europe by early 2016. Previously Fox has been selling the Duff branded beer at theme parks but it has not yet been released on the commercial market.

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Excellent... Harry Shearer Is Returning To 'The Simpsons' After All!


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Woo hoo! ‘The Simpsons’ is saved after all! Voice actor Harry Shearer, an integral part of the long-running animated series, is returning to the cast after a couple of uncertain months where he had appeared to have left the show.

Back in May, news emerged that Shearer, who voices a number of key Simpsons characters, was parting ways with the legendary series after more than a quarter of a century.

Harry ShearerHarry Shearer, voice of so many popular characters, is returning to 'The Simpsons' after all

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'The Simpsons' Renewed For Two Seasons, Bringing Episode Count To 625


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Fox has renewed The Simpsons for two new seasons, taking its series run to 27 and 28 and bringing its episode tally to a whopping 625. The animated hit is already the longest-running scripted prime time series of all time.

The SimpsonsThe Simpsons is returning for two more seasons - and probably more after that

The new deal will see the Simpsons creators work on 44 new episodes. According to Entertainment Weekly, there will be no delay in the airing schedule for next season as the show has a reserve of seven episodes and each instalment at least six months to produce. The show continues to draw big ratings and ranks in the Top 10 among males aged 18-34, averaging around 6.2 million per episode. It's also claimed 31 Emmys.

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Fox Renews 'The Simpsons' For Two More Seasons


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The Simpsons, everyone's favourite dysfunctional family, won't be leaving our screens any time soon. The hit animated series has been renewed for another two seasons. Fox announced the news on Monday (4th May). 

The SimpsonsThe Simpsons has been renewed for two seasons.

Read More: The Simpsons Pays Tribute To Sam Simon In Latest Episode.

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Yeardley Smith, Lisa Simpson and The Simpsons - Yeardley Smith (voice of Lisa Simpson from The Simpsons, wearing shoes of her own design) New York City, USA - After party celebrating the new cast of the Off-Broadway production of 'Love, Loss and What I Wore', held at B. Smith's restaurant Thursday 11th August 2011

Yeardley Smith, Lisa Simpson and The Simpsons
Yeardley Smith, Lisa Simpson and The Simpsons
Yeardley Smith, Lisa Simpson and The Simpsons
Yeardley Smith, Lisa Simpson and The Simpsons
Yeardley Smith and Lisa Simpson
Yeardley Smith, Lisa Simpson and The Simpsons

Harry Shearer, The Simpsons and Dublin International Film Festival Tuesday 22nd February 2011 The voice behind The Simpsons characters Mr. Burns, Smithers, Ned Flanders at a screening of 'The Big Uneasy' at the IFI as part of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival Dublin, Ireland

Harry Shearer, The Simpsons and Dublin International Film Festival
Harry Shearer, The Simpsons and Dublin International Film Festival
Harry Shearer, The Simpsons and Dublin International Film Festival
Harry Shearer, The Simpsons and Dublin International Film Festival

Robert Englund and The Simpsons Sunday 18th October 2009 at the Simpsons Treehouse Of Terror and 20th anniversary party held at the Barker hangar in Santa Monica California, USA

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Robert Englund and The Simpsons
Robert Englund and The Simpsons

Spider Pig and The Simpsons Tuesday 11th December 2007 Spider Pig, star of 'The Simpsons Movie' took to the skies over Battersea Power Station in celebration of the release of the film on DVD and Blue-ray disc London, England

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Spider Pig and The Simpsons
Spider Pig and The Simpsons
Spider Pig and The Simpsons
Spider Pig and The Simpsons
Spider Pig and The Simpsons
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