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Matt Groening's subversive, animated satire about Springfield's hapless first family became a cult favorite when it premiered on Fox in 1989 after first being seen in 1987 as a short on 'The Tracey Ullman Show.' That was then; now it's TV longest running c (more…)

Premiered: December 17, 1989

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 8, Episode 16 The Brother From Another Series

First Aired: February 23, 1997

Murderous convict Sideshow Bob (Kelsey Grammer) is released to work for his brother Cecil (David Hyde Pierce), whom Bob bested at the Krusty-sidekick audition. Other voices: Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith.

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Homer's Phobia

Season 8, Episode 15

February 16, 1997

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My Sister, My Sitter

Season 8, Episode 17

March 2, 1997

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