It’s hard to write about modern-day Simpsons without comparing it to older—invariably better—classic episodes, but “The Kids Are All Fight” does the referring for me, so I say I get a pass. When an old roll of film sparks Homer and Marge’s...Show More Summary
Screenshot from YouTube user Stratolys The first doughnut in space, a classic pink-sprinkled Homer Simpson special, soared majestically above this swiftly tilting blue orb we call Earth; lonely, silent, and brave, the pioneering pastry...Show More Summary
Technology has finally turned us all into actual Homer Simpsons.
By SAURABH JHA, MD If I could invite four people for dinner, alive or dead, they would be Mark Twain, William Shackleton, Christopher Hitchens and Homer Simpson (Bart’s dad). If Mehmet Oz turned up with a bag of Garcinia Cambogia I would excuse myself. Few things drive me to the abyss more reliably than the […]
Though the title of Stephen Belber’s play might sound like Homer Simpson praising his favorite beer, it actually refers to Charlie Duff (Josh Stamberg), an upstate New York news anchor who begins praying on air and incites quite a pandemonium in Belber’s thoughtful and earnest exploration of our collective yearning...
Stupid waiting period ruins everything. From The Simpsons
So actually, that whole Lena-Dunham-on-The Simpsons thing has expanded a bit: Now, all the Girls are heading to Springfield. Recall: Dunham was set to voice Homer's funny, pharmacist fling, Candace, in the season 27 premiere (September 27). EW adds that Jemima Kirke, Zosia Mamet, and Allison Williams will, naturally, play... More »
Now it alllll makes sense. Watch these two videos below. Compare and contrast. When you reflect on it, I think we’d all agree there’s an awful lot in common between Sir Charles and Homer Simpson. Bald. Check. Ample girth. Check....Show More Summary
If you thought idly wandering around Jerry Seinfeld’s apartment was a fine way to kill some time, then watching some TV alongside Homer Simpson from within his famed household should keep you busy for […]
“HomerTheater” is a work-in-progress Oculus Rift Virtual Desktop hack by Myles Johnston that allows uses to watch episodes of The Simpsons (or ostensibly anything else) in the television room of the Simpsons’ house with Homer on the couch. Johnston found that they didn’t have enough control over the custom environment in Virtual Desktop, so they […]
One small step for mankind, one giant leap for donuts.
Enjoy a can of Duff beer alongside Homer on the couch
Screencaps via The Simpsons' classic couch gag has introduced the animated sitcom for over 25 years. Now, you can watch TV alongside Homer himself, thanks to an Oculus Rift hack by designer Miles Johnston. By switching out the graphics for his headset's Virtual Desktop, Johnston can crack open a Duff and watch the tube next to a 3D Homer Simpson. Show More Summary
“Homer’s Enemy” (originally aired 5/4/1997) In which a new character questions the whole premise of the show… What’s left to say about “Homer’s Enemy” here at The A.V. Club, after we’ve based an entire Inventory around Frank Grimes,Show More Summary
If there’s one thing we’ve learned after a couple decades killing time on the information superhighway, it’s that no Simpsons bit is too old to revive for a piece of viral content. In keeping with this corollary, Australian group Bombs...Show More Summary
Melbourne electronic musicians Bombs Away have created an engaging trap music-style remix of Homer Simpson’s wacky Jack Nicholson-esque meltdown from the “Treehouse of Horror V” episode of The Simpsons. The pre-mixed version of the “no TV and no beer make Homer something, something” (go crazy) bit can also be viewed on YouTube. via Tastefully Offensive
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FC Twente’s fans produced a brilliant banner on Tuesday night in their cup match against PEC Zwolle. The banner used two of the iconic characters in Fox’s hit cartoon The Simpsons, with resident drunk Barney pictured sprawled out on a bar stool after drinking way too much. Barney was wearing the colours of PEC Zwolle, while […]
In the words of Homer Simpson: "Here's to alcohol: the cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems." While this Duff guzzler is the definition of a beer fan, so many others have an appreciation for this lovely brown ale. Why do we bring this up? Because today is National Beer Day, so in honor of [...]