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  1. 11 Best Metal Concerts in September in Metro PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    ... This is a metal - or, as they call it "Nedal" - band you gotta see to believe, if only for the love of The Simpsons . And as a prime example of a band going viral: In less than a month, the band has garnered hundreds of thousands of hits on YouTube ...

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  2. 11 Best Metal Shows in September in Metro PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    ... This is a metal - or, as they call it "Nedal" - band you gotta see to believe, if only for the love of The Simpsons . And as a prime example of a band going viral: In less than a month, the band has garnered hundreds of thousands of hits on YouTube ...

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  3. Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | River Front Times

    What do people talk about after the end of the world? In the case of Anne Washburn's Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play , the same thing they did when society still existed: The Simpsons.

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  4. Mr. Burns, a Post Electric Play Launches CapStage's 11th Season TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to a post-apocalyptic world, where a group of strangers bond by recreating the infamous "Cape Feare" episode of The Simpsons. From this fortuitous meeting, distant memories of "Marge" and "Homer" become the basis for shaping a new society as the ...

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  5. The legacy of puzzle master Merl Reagle and the gaming of newsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Poynter Online

    ... And in one of the true marks of having made it in America, he appeared as himself in an episode of the The Simpsons in which he shows up to coach brainy Lisa, who becomes obsessed with puzzles. The occasion of our meeting was the first Tucson ...

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  6. Simpsons Co-Creator's Memorabilia Is Going to AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Auction house Sotheby's is planning to sell memorabilia and fine art from the collection of the late Sam Simon, one of the most influential creative forces in modern television. Simon, who died from colon cancer in March, was best known as co-creator of the Fox animated comedy, "The Simpsons," the longest-running sitcom in American television.

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  7. Best Detroit Red Wings Pop Culture ReferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Octopus Thrower

    ... America's longest-running sitcom. The Red Wings have found their way into a couple of memorable episodes from The Simpsons during the show's 26 season run. Here are a couple of instances where Detroit found themselves in Springfield. In episode 51 ...

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  8. Hollywood's new high-stakes negotiating tool: TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Harry Shearer shocked fans by tweeting that he would not return for fresh episodes of Fox's animated hit "The Simpsons," where for more than 25 years he has voiced characters such as Ned Flanders and Mr. Burns. Just as Lynch had done, Shearer hinted ...

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  9. 2015 Fall Arts Preview: TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Channel3000

    ... be anything but exxxxcelllent. Apocalypse survivors traveling around and reenacting classic episodes of "The Simpsons?" Cowa- bunga, dude. IT'S SHOWTIME! The lights of Broadway come to State Street through musicals headlining at Overture Center. ...

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  10. Harry Shearer Katrina-anniversary BBC radio documentary to stream here SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Times-Picayune

    ... It's not the stuff that everybody plays all the time everywhere." Shearer recently returned to work on "The Simpsons" after a brief contract dispute . His long-running " Le Show " radio program originates from New Orleans NPR affiliate WWNO-FM (89.9 ...

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  11. Photo Flash: First Look at Mr. Burns, a Post Electric Play at Capital StageRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to a post-apocalyptic world, where a group of strangers bond by recreating the infamous "Cape Feare" episode of The Simpsons. From this fortuitous meeting, distant memories of "Marge" and "Homer" become the basis for shaping a new society as the ...

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  12. Derek Jeter's mailbag is . . . kinda boring?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | MSNBC

    My favorite episode of "The Simpsons" is "Last Exit to Springfield." That's the one where Homer leads a strike on the nuclear power plant.

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  13. Merl Reagle, whose crossword puzzles delighted clued-in solvers, dies at 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Seattle Times

    ... Reagle and Shortz's appearance in that film inspired cameos by them, in cartoon form, in a 2008 episode of "The Simpsons," "Homer and Lisa Exchange Cross Words," in which Lisa solves a puzzle that was actually published in that Sunday's Times and ...

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  14. Devilish puzzler grilled a mockingbirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Reagle and Shortz's appearance in that film inspired cameos by them, in cartoon form, in a 2008 episode of The Simpsons in which Lisa solves a puzzle that was actually published in that Sunday's Times and included a 21-letter diagonal that ...

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  15. 8 Days - Freeway Music Festival, Five Points Bar Stool Classic, Sundance Short FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Free Times

    ... That's exactly what the Bar Stool Classic in Five Points will be like, except you won't be as good as either of the Simpsons characters - and there will be beer. The seventh annual event features putt-putt stations at bars throughout Five Points; ...

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  16. The secret of The Simpsons' success is "ultimate creative freedom" says Harry ShearerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Radio Times

    It has run for 26 series, is watched around the world and has spawned a movie, merchandise and numerous catchphrases. So what is the secret to The Simpsons' success and why don't more people copy it? "Aside from the writing, a little-known fact is that there was no network interference in the show whatsoever, and that is unique," says Simpsons voice artist Harry Shearer, speaking in the new issue of Radio Times magazine.

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  17. Simpsons' Writer Has Advice for TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Daily Beast

    ... episode that was reputedly part of a massive international conspiracy to foment mayhem in the Arab world. And The Simpsons supposedly predicted 9/11 , the future of technology , the Greece-Eurozone crisis , the Ebola outbreak, and the ...

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  18. Crossword creator Merl Reagle dies in Tampa at age 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... which he was a judge and commentator). After the documentary came out, James L. Brooks, the main producer on The Simpsons saw it and liked it enough to create an episode of the cartoon featuring Mr. Reagle. "It was Brooks' idea to have Lisa Simpson ...

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  19. Check out events happening this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Examiner.com

    ... ride. To make reservations, visit the website or call (817) 877-3040. Yes, it's THAT Mr. Burns, the old guy on The Simpsons. A group of strangers congregate around a campfire as they wait for their electricity to come back on. Conversation begins as ...

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  20. Bloomsday, Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play and More Set for Act's 2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Survivors must begin again and bond over the greatest common cultural icon, the popular "Cape Feare" episode of The Simpsons. A Glimmer of Hope or Skin or Light is a dance/theater/cabaret/glam-rock musical full of uncommon encounters, raucous ...

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