No, we're NOT talking about The Simpsons!
In a HIGHlariously awesome coincidence, a British man named Barton "Bart" Simpson recently appeared in court, and as if the scenario was drawn up by Matt Groening himself, the judge's name was Recorder Burns!
That's right! It was a good old fashioned show down between Bart Simpson and Mr. Burns!
Apparently, the trouble maker in question pleaded
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No, Matt Groening isn't surprising us with a sequel to The Simpsons Movie, but he did make a brand new short film that will hit theaters with Ice Age: Continental Drift this summer.
The Longest Daycare is a four-and-a-half minute 3D short that stars one of the most underrated members of the famous family — Maggie Simpson!
Producer Al Jean says
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Despite earlier buzz that the fictional setting of Springfield on The Simpsons was named after a town in Matt Groening's home state, the creator now denies having ever said that.
Matt Groening says:
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Seems like The Simpsons are full of surprises nowadays!
But we never thought they would actually reveal the true location of Homer's beloved town of Springfield!
Matt Groening, the genius creator of The Simpsons, never ceases to amaze us!
In an recent interview, Groening explains which state had the original town that inspired the Springfield we personally have watched and loved for over 500 episodes and counting!
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If you listen carefully, you can hear Simpsons fans all over the country shouting "WOO HOO" in Homer-like fashion!
As it gets close to its 500th episode, Fox is starting to contemplate their next move for The Simpsons, and they're thinking about giving the show its own channel!
According to Fox parent company
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As creator Matt Groening says of Lady GaGa:
Since the very beginning, I’ve always wanted to have on the most iconic personalities of our time, and she’s it.
The Simpsons and GaGa are teaming up for a very special upcoming episode about self-esteem and sequins — Lisa Goes GaGa.
In the episode, GaGa rushes to Springfield as soon as she finds out it's a town swarming with low self-esteem. There, she rescues a depressed Lisa through the powers that be GaGa.
GaGa says she took her experience seriously and with all sincerity:
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