The Simpsons

Series Summary
This long-running animated comedy focuses on the eponymous family in the town of Springfield in an unnamed U.S. state. The head of the Simpson family, Homer, is not a typical family man. A nuclear-plant employee, he does his best to lead his family but often finds that they are leading him. The family includes loving, blue-haired matriarch Marge, troublemaking son Bart, overachieving daughter Lisa and baby Maggie. Other Springfield residents include the family's religious neighbor, Ned Flanders, family physician Dr. Hibbert, Moe the bartender and police chief Clancy Wiggum.

Air Dates: 1989 - Present

Genres: Sitcom, Animated

Network: FOX

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Season 28, Ep. 1 : Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus Sep 25, 2016

When a fire levels Springfield, Mr. Burns agrees to the Simpsons' pleas that he fund the town's rebuilding, on the condition that he gets to put on a variety show.

  • Season 27, Ep. 22 : Orange Is the New YellowMay 22, 2016

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    Marge gets arrested for letting Bart go to the park unsupervised; while Marge enjoys the welcome break from being mom and wife, Homer struggles to manage all of the household responsibilities.

  • Season 27, Ep. 21 : SimprovisedMay 15, 2016

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    Homer embarrasses himself while trying to read a speech at work, then turns to improv comedy to regain his confidence for public speaking; Marge decides to rebuild Bart's treehouse.

  • Season 27, Ep. 20 : To Courier with LoveMay 8, 2016

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    Homer makes a deal with a travel agent to be the courier of a top secret briefcase to get a discount on a family vacation to Paris.

  • Season 27, Ep. 19 : Fland CanyonApr 24, 2016

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    Homer recalls a family vacation to the Grand Canyon with the Flanders.

  • Season 27, Ep. 18 : How Lisa Got Her Marge BackApr 10, 2016

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    When Marge takes Lisa to Capital City for a musical, the star tells Lisa how lucky she is to have a great mom; Bart comes up with a new plan to trick people.

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