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The Simpsons Mocks Award Shows, Pixar, Wallace & Gromit

Last night The Simpsons dedicated an entire, bravura episode to lampooning awards season. Bart's animated short film, Angry Dad, gets nominated for a Golden Globe and an Oscar, so the entire family heads out to Hollywood. The episode was an occasion for any number of great riffs — Ricky Gervais, who got a very handsome Simpsonized avatar (at right), appears as himself; Halle Berry appears as herself, a too-talkative Oscar presenter; and a Randy Newman doppelgänger sings "You've Got an Enemy in Me" — but the best part was the other animated shorts nominated alongside "Angry Dad," shorts that gave The Simpsons' own animators a chance to spoof the competition.
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WATCH: Bart Simpson Vs. Pixar At The Golden Globes

Entertainment / Humor : Huffington Post: Comedy (4 years ago)

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Entertainment / Pop Culture : Vulture (7 hours ago)

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Entertainment : EclipseMagazine (2 years ago)

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