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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 Simpsons Will Be on Your TV for Two More Years!

Ready to stay in Springfield? In case you still haven't had enough of The Simpsons, Fox has renewed the animated comedy for two more years, bringing it to its 28th season, and its 625th episode, the network announced Monday. "I've outlasted Letterman… Read more

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Let's Go Fly A Coot Season 26, Episode 20 May 3, 2015 Free

The Simpsons learn about Grampa's days in the Air Force, and Bart takes up smoking to impress Milhouse's Dutch cousin.

The Kids Are All Fight Season 26, Episode 19 Apr 26, 2015 $1.99

Find out how the rivalry between Bart and Lisa began.

Peeping Mom Season 26, Episode 18 Apr 19, 2015 $1.99

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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Thu May 7 8:00pm
Moe Goes From Rags to Riches(Season 23, Episode 12) FXX

Moe's beloved bar rag, loomed as an ornate medieval tapestry, recounts its millennium-spanning life story. And when the rag goes missing, the supposedly friendless Moe realizes that he has more friends than he thought. Meanwhile, Bart begs Milhouse for for (more…)

Thu May 7 8:30pm
The Fight Before Christmas(Season 22, Episode 8) FXX

An edgy, dysfunctional Christmas with the Simpsons features some disturbing twists. Martha Stewart has a voice cameo, and Katy Perry appears in a live-action segment with puppets of the Simpsons.

Thu May 7 9:00pm
The Color Yellow(Season 21, Episode 13) FXX

Lisa researches her ancestors for a school project and learns that her Southern forebears helped a slave escape to freedom. Voice of Virgil: Wren T. Brown.

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Longtime Simpsons Executive Producer Sam Simon Dies at 59

Look back on his impressive life and philanthropy efforts

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True Detective Wins Big at the WGA Awards

Plus: Louie does well, too

Bart Simpson
The Simpsons Exclusive Video: Who's Bart's New BFF?

Check out his adorable fashion sense!

The Simpsons, insert: Judd Apatow
Judd Apatow's Long Lost Script for The Simpsons Finally Set to Air

The comedy auteur on why it took 25 years to get it on TV

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman; insert: Homer Simpson
Mythbusters Will Tackle The Simpsons in Its Season Premiere

They've taken on the science of Breaking Bad and the zombies of The Walking Dead, and now they're ta…

Courteney Cox
Thanksgiving Weekend TV: Your Guide to All the Marathons, Specials and Football Games

Stuffed with Thanksgiving turkey? Tired of flag football with your family? Fortunately, there are pl…

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

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