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  1. Sam Simon's art collection to be auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Erie Times News

    ... my lifetime," he said, "and I want to continue to do that." After stints writing for "Taxi," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons." During his writing and producing career, he collected nine prime-time Emmy ...

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  2. 'Simpsons' co-creator memorabilia, art going to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The China Post

    ... my lifetime," he said, "and I want to continue to do that." After stints writing for "Taxi," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons." During his writing and producing career, he collected nine prime-time Emmy ...

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  3. 'Simpsons' co-creator's memorabilia, art is going to auctionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Journal Gazette

    ... y lifetime," he said, "and I want to continue to do that." After stints writing for "Taxi," ''Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons." During his writing and producing career, he collected nine prime-time Emmy Awards.

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  4. 'The Simpsons' pinball machine, pinup art among items for sale at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | CTV

    ... my lifetime," he said, "and I want to continue to do that." After stints writing for "Taxi," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons." During his writing and producing career, he collected nine prime-time Emmy ...

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  5. a Simpsonsa co-creatora s memorabilia, art is going to auctionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | KDWN

    ... my lifetime," he said, "and I want to continue to do that." After stints writing for "Taxi," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons." During his writing and producing career, he collected nine prime-time Emmy ...

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  6. Blood, Shakespeare and Hollywood RoyaltyBy Rich GoldsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Daily Beast

    ... in Hell" cartoon in a free Santa Monica newspaper and brought it to James L. Brooks, then-producer of The Tracey Ullman Show. Brooks hired Groening to create a series of animated shorts which ultimately became The Simpsons. "When Bart was on the ...

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  7. 17 Thoughts I Had While Watching "Woman in Gold"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Reynold's boss. Every time I see him in a movie my mind jumps to that rumor in the 80s that Meryl Streep & Tracey Ullman hated him on the set of Plenty . This is actually really a fascinating topic for a movie so they can get away with a lot and ...

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  8. Death Of Tracey Ullman's Mother Ruled An AccidentRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | WENN Blog

    The death of actress/comedienne Tracey Ullman's mother has been ruled an accident at a U.K. inquest. Doreen Skinner was found dead in her retirement home in Buckinghamshire, England in March by firefighters who were called to tackle a blaze there.

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  9. Comedian Tracey Ullman's mother died in fire 'started by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    The elderly mother of comedian Tracey Ullman died in a fire caused by a cigarette she had failed to properly extinguish, an inquest heard. Ullman, 55, became a huge star in the UK and the United States in the 1980s, and her American show was the first to feature The Simpsons in a series of shorts.

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  10. New on DVD July 7: Check out the complete box set of funny a Married With ChildrenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... so-so. The Fox Network owes its existence to this irreverent comedy that launched in 1987. The sitcom and "The Tracey Ullman Show" were the first primetime programs for the network. "Married" was such a wild show, it spawned numerous protests. ...

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  11. Animation Guild secures new contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... most memorable moments in the show's first 25 seasons. (Fox) The Simpson family makes the leap from "The Tracey Ullman Show" to its own series with a special Christmas episode, titled "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire." Notable guests: Albert ...

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  12. The Simpsons producer Al Jean reassures heartbroken fans that Homer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... Fox sitcom, which has amassed 31 Emmy Awards since its 1989 debut. Last month, the network renewed the Tracey Ullman Show spin-off for two additional seasons, consisting of 22 episodes each. Plus, voice actors - Dan Castellaneta and Julie Kavner - ...

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  13. 'The Simpsons' Doesn't HAVE to Keep Going, You KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Lite 98.7

    If you're 26 years old or younger, you've never known a world without The Simpsons . And maybe you've never seen the show's earliest incarnation, back when it was just a series of crudely drawn shorts on the mostly live-action Tracey Ullman Show.

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  14. Homer and Marge set to separate on 'The Simpsons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... most memorable moments in the show's first 25 seasons. (Fox) The Simpson family makes the leap from "The Tracey Ullman Show" to its own series with a special Christmas episode, titled "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire." Notable guests: Albert ...

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  15. 10 'The Simpsons' Facts Fresh From the Kwik-E-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WFNT-AM Burton

    They'll never stop The Simpsons , so have no fear, they've got stories for years, but did you know America's favorite animated family was thought up in the lobby before a pitch meeting? Or that Matt Groening based most of the characters on his own family? These are just some of the Springfield kwyjibos populating the tenth episode of ' You Think You Know TV? ,' which pays a visit to The Simpsons ' home state of uh, somewhere! Most Simpsons fans know that the fab five began as a collection of animated shorts for The Tracey Ullman Show , before spinning off into their own series, though Matt Groening had a surprising reason for developing the characters on the spot, rather than use some of his existing work.

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  16. How I Was Betrayed By The SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Daily Kos

    During the years The Simpsons were part of The Tracey Ullman Show on FOX, I hated the yellow gang from middle America. I enjoyed watching Ullman's show, but not the cartoon segments that showed up around the commercial breaks.

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  17. ATX Television Fest: The Simpsons' Al Jean Writer/producer reflects on 27 years of the beloved sitcomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Matt [Groening]. David Silverman was also there from the beginning, as a director who was instrumental in the [Tracey Ullman Show] shorts, and there's even a story about how he was the guy who really said, 'You've got to do it as a series,' to Jim. ...

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  18. Will The Simpsons ever be the same? The voice of Mr Burns and Ned Flanders quits the showRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | ABC News

    ... The Simpsons has been running for 26 seasons. It began as a series of shorts for the 1987 variety show, The Tracey Ullman Show. It was picked up by Fox in 1989. It centres around a family who live in the fictional Middle American town of ...

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  19. Harry Shearer Is Leaving The SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... it the most wonderful vehicle for satire ever. Shearer has been with The Simpsons since it originated on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1989. Other characters he voices include Waylon Smithers and Principal Skinner. In 2011, the cast members agreed to a ...

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  20. Harry Shearer leaving a Simpsonsa in contract disputeThe voice of Mr....Read the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Media Life Magazine

    Harry Shearer , a voice cast member on Fox's "The Simpsons" through its 26 seasons, and going back to its days when it began on "The Tracey Ullman Show," is leaving the animated comedy. Shearer voices a number of characters on the show, including Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Smithers, Principal Skinner and Otto the bus driver, and producer Al Jean says those characters will continue with someone else providing the voices.

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