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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

User Rating:4.57 out of 5 (705 ratings)

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The Kids Are All Fight Season 26, Episode 19 Apr 26, 2015 Free

When Homer gets an old film roll developed, the family takes a trip down memory lane to see the origins of how Bart and Lisa first started fighting with each other.

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When Marge suspects Bart isn't being honest with her, she becomes a relentless mother.

Waiting for Duffman Season 26, Episode 17 Mar 15, 2015 $2.99

When Springfield's resident Duffman is forced to retire, Homer is thrilled to get the job.

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The First Church of Springfield turns to card counting to make money.

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Sleeping with the Enemy(Season 16, Episode 3) FXX

Bully Nelson Muntz is the lucky beneficiary when Marge feels her mothering skills are lost on her own kids; teasing puts Lisa on a diet. Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner, Yeardley Smith.

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“American Idol” winner Fantasia plays a fellow contestant as Lisa enters Krusty's singing competition, where she performs a song written by Homer, who becomes an aggressive stage mother.

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The nuclear-power plant is being shut down and outsourced to India, and Homer is sent to train the new employees. Meanwhile, Selma and Patty kidnap Richard Dean Anderson, who voices himself. When Anderson discovers how exciting real-life drama is, he refus (more…)

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  • Premiered: December 17, 1989
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:4.57 out of 5 (705 ratings)
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