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  1. Need a 'Simpsons' quote? There's a search engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CNN

    It appears "The Simpsons" isn't losing a voice -- or several -- after all. Harry Shearer isn't leaving the show, despite a much-publicized contract dispute in May. So the voice of Mr. Burns, Waylon Smithers, Ned Flanders and Principal Skinner will continue.


  2. A search engine fit for - Simpsons' fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Whether you're looking for scenes where Homer says "D'oh," or where Ned Flanders says "okely dokely," a new search engine promises to show you screen grabs from all your favorite "Simpsons" moments. "We had the idea several years ago when we were quoting 'The Simpsons' at each other all day long, and it was surprisingly difficult to find an image of the scenes we were quoting on Google," co-creator Sean Schulte told Wired .


  3. Both barrels: Mystic Stripers, Order of LaShe's join for super paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Alabama Live

    ... meant float ... after float ... after float ... after float, with nothing in between. There's an episode of "The Simpsons" where Bart and his friend Milhouse find a $20 bill. They go to the Quickie Mart and get a Super Squishy (aka an Icee) made ...


  4. D'oh! The Simpsons gets its own search engineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- If the names Ned Flanders, Krusty the Clown and Charles Montgomery Burns have you quoting your favorite moments from The Simpsons, then there is a new search engine made just for you.


  5. Meet Frinkiac, an amazing search engine dedicated solely to Simpsons quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CIO

    This unusually specific search engine indexes every line of dialog from the first 15 seasons of The Simpsons and displays them next to their corresponding still image. Search for "cough syrup," for instance, and you can see the exact moment Homer reveals the secret ingredient to a Flaming Moe .


  6. This Simpsons Search Engine Will Help You Relive Every Moment of the ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 |

    The Simpsons fans got an exciting surprise with the launch of a search engine called Frinkiac that matches any of the show's quotes with the corresponding still from the long-running animated series. Created by Paul Kehre , Sean Schulte , and Allie Young , Frinkiac has fans poring over the comprehensive database named after Springfield's favorite mad scientists, Professor Frink.


  7. This genius new tool lets you search through 3 million Simpsons screenshotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Radio Times

    A new website called Frinkiac , the brainchild of Sean Schulte, Paul Kehrer and Allie Young, has every screenshot imaginable from The Simpsons, allowing you to match up any saying with the appropriate screenshot. So how does it work? Well, you just simply type in the words you want to turn into a meme in the search bar.


  8. Substance Abuse, Medieval Manuscripts, GPO, More: Thursday Buzz, February 4, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ResearchBuzz

    ... Sociology Society at City College in New York. Wired has a story about a new search engine for television show The Simpsons . "Frinkiac, named after Springfield's favorite eccentric scientist, Professor Frink, landed on the Internet yesterday with ...


  9. This Site Pairs Every 'Simpsons' Quote With Their Respective ScreenshotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 |

    Do the words "Supernintendo Chalmers," "Stupid, sexy Flanders," and "I'm full of chocolate" mean anything to you? If so, you're in luck: Frinkiac is a search engine that pairs quotes from FOX's long-running cartoon sitcom The Simpsons with screenshots of the source scenes. And as if that weren't already Internet Gold, the site has a "Meme It" function that emblazons the quote onto the screenshot to be saved and used at will on any social network you see fit.


  10. Ultimate Simpsons Search Engine Pairs Quotes With StillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Wired

    ... And really, how could it have been anything but viral? It collects every quote from the first 15 seasons of The Simpsons , the most quotable show of the last two decades, and pairs them with screenshots from the exact moment they happened. "We had ...


  11. TV's long-running cartoon family to get their very own branded storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Chain Store Age

    Springfield may be home to the "The Simpsons." But it won't be home to the first-ever retail store dedicated to the long-running television cartoon series.


  12. CPT's Regional Premiere of Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play Begins 2/11Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 |

    ... where a group of survivors has gathered around a campfire, staving off the gloom by recounting an episode of The Simpsons cartoon television show. In the second act (7 years later), the same group of survivors has banded together as a touring ...


  13. The Ringwald Theatre to Present Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play, 2/19-3/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 |

    ... the collapse of civilization, a group of survivors share a campfire and begin to piece together the plot of "The Simpsons" episode "Cape Feare" entirely from memory. 7 years later, this and other snippets of pop culture (sitcom plots, commercials, ...


  14. Black Comedy has something for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Age

    ... everyone. Clever, distinctive, irreverent and very funny it really is unique in the Australian comedy scene. THE SIMPSONS Series return ***1/2 8.30pm, Eleven Season 27 (27!!!) of The Simpsons returns with the best episode in a long, long time. ...


  15. 'Lucifer' isn't the only devilish TV characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | USA Today

    ... Flanders, devout preacher by day, transforms into a cold-blooded vigilante by night. Devil Flanders ( The Simpsons , Fox, Sundays, 8 ET/PT) Devil Flanders on the long-running Fox animated series is Simpsons neighbor Ned Flanders, transformed into ...


  16. March 13: Iss. 10Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Brooklyn Paper

    In "There's No Disgrace Like Home," an early episode of the Fox TV series "The Simpsons," Marge, Homer, Bart, Lisa and Maggie visit therapist Dr. Marvin Monroe after watching his commercial promising "family bliss or double your money back." Comment .


  17. 'Welcome to Dumpsville!' Spurned lovers take to Reddit to share break-up storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Mail on Sunday

    ... up with them, Reddit user Geno_Whirl said: 'Email that said: "Welcome to Dumpsville. Population: you." Funny on the Simpsons, less funny in real life.' In one of the more elaborate ways of ditching someone, beingDevisor told of his ex-girlfriend's ...


  18. The world's first Simpsons store will open in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | BusinessPundit

    ... for each of our movies and TV shows in China, and ultimately grow our brand as a company," Godsick said. The Simpsons was banned in China until 2014. According to the South China Morning Post , the ban was issued in 2006 following a particular ...


  19. Surprise! The world's first Simpsons store will open in China, not SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Mashable

    Cosmopolitan might have dubbed the Kardashian-Jenner clan "America's First Family," but let's not forget that America's most famous family is still The Simpsons and they're making it official by going global. 20th Century Fox announced Friday that after 27 years of gracing our screens, the world's first Simpsons store will open in Beijing, China, in March.


  20. D'oh levels! Schools use The Simpsons in model lesson plans to dumb down GCSEsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    But to the dismay of critics, far from introducing pupils to the rigours of the Ancient Greek poet behind The Odyssey, they are instead illustrating weighty GCSE topics with the help of a far less intellectual figure - Homer Simpson. The patriarch of the dysfunctional family in American TV cartoon series The Simpsons features in model lesson plans being used by teachers to engage students in subjects ranging from 'science versus religion' and the German philosopher Immanuel Kant in Religious Education, to the intricacies of the perfect tense in Spanish.