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[UPDATED] Voice Behind Flanders, Smithers, Mr. Burns, and Principal Skinner Leaves The Simpsons After 26 Seasons

Please trap door yourself out.

After 26 years, Simpsons actor Harry Shearer, the voice behind iconic characters like Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Principal Skinner, Otto, and Smithers has announced via Twitter that he will not be returning to the show.

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Things We Saw Today: The Greatest Monopoly in the ‘Verse

The longest game for the shortest show.

$39.99? Curse my sudden but inevitable brokeness.

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Simpsons Co-Creator Sam Simon Passes Away at 59

Variety is reporting that nine-time Emmy winner and co-creator of The Simpsons Sam Simon passed away Sunday of colorectal cancer at his home in L.A.

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Two Scientific Journals Have Published A Paper By Maggie Simpson And Edna Krabapple

*Dubious Marge noise*

I don't doubt that at some point during their lives both Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabapple could publish research in a respected journal (I know Edna's already submitted to Soup for 1; Wine For 3). But Fuzzy, Homogeneous Configurations is not that study. In fact, it's not even a study at all.

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New Simpsons Christmas Couch Gag Will Come With An “Obligatory Frozen Reference”

Let it d'oh!

I don't know how I feel about recent seasons of The Simpsons, but Marge as Anna is perfection. Now, which Springfieldian should play Hans?

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The Mildly Unsettling Couch Gag From the Simpsons/Futurama Crossover and a Bonus Clip!

That title card! Haha! Ha... ha. Heh. Aww.

Futurama is coming back to TV this weekend by way of the Simpsons crossover episode "Simpsorama," and it looks like some kind of monsters from the future with the combined DNA of Marge and Homer are wreaking havoc. So, Bart, probably? (Clip after the jump.)

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Every Single Simpsons Couch Gag Playing at Once; Existence Is Meaningless

My name is Legion: for we are many.

Chaos reigns.

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People Are Upset About the Gross Rape Joke On the Simpsons/Family Guy Crossover, Because It’s a Gross Rape Joke

Lisa would not approve.

Welp. Looks like Family Guy soils everything it touches by sheer proximity. An hour-long The Simpsons/Family Guy crossover episode is airing this Sunday, and one particular bit in the trailer has a lot of people upset. Because... well, you can see why:

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Things We Saw Today: The Best Magneto Cosplay Ever

Perfection.

The spoon. THE SPOOOOOOOOOON.

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Duff Beer Banned in Australia Because Homer Makes Drinking Look Cool

D'oh!

Australia has banned Duff beer from being sold because it might encourage underage drinking. Still no word on whether or not their toilet water spins the opposite direction. Plus, the Internet brought a completely different drink that's terrible for you back to life!

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Things We Saw Today: Clap If You Believe In Awesome Pin Up Disney Cosplay

Look at this stuff? Isn't it neat!

Pin up Ursula and Maleficent?!

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First Look at Futurama Crossing Streams With The Simpsons

Bite my shiny yellow ass!

Good news, everyone! Bender refuses to go gently into that good night. Which... actually might be a bad thing, if you're a can of Duff beer.

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Dorkly Shows You 20 Simpsons Guest Appearances You Might Have Missed

Mandy Patinkin guest voice? Simpsons did it!

Hey, remember that time that [insert famous person's name here] was on The Simpsons? Well, just because you don't remember it doesn't mean it didn't happen—it probably did. So, here are 20 Simpsons guest voices that you might not have picked up the first time around/your brain was too numb to notice after the first 72 hours of the FXX Simpsons marathon.

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Things We Saw Today: Petyr Baelish Sad With Ice Cream

"I wanted a Klondike Bar."

This is the best Game of Thrones fan encounter pic I've ever seen.

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Things We Saw Today: Samurai Jack Teams Up With the Doctor

Togeher they will take on Daleku, the shape-shifting Master of Darkness.

Man, if this Redbubble t-shirt were real and the Doctor had given Samurai Jack a lift, that whole "undoing the future that is Aku" thing would have been so much easier.

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Death by Snu-Snu: Futurama to Get Mashed Together With The Simpsons for a Crossover Episode Send-Off

But who will play the Great Gazoo!?

Oh no, Futurama is over! But it's back! But it's over! But it's back! Yes, Futurama is coming back one last time (again) for a Simpsons crossover of Flintstones/Jetsons proportions. The Family Guy/Simpsons crossover is getting a bit more crowded, as it'll serve up a delicious cameo of the week from Bob's Burgers.

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Things We Saw Today: Pokémon Shaming Catches ‘Em All…In The Act

Prepare for trouble. It's me. I'm here. I did it. I'm the one.

Much like the pet-shaming craze that swept the Internet a while back, masters are now publicly admonishing their Pokemon for bad deeds. But wouldn't you be rowdy if you spent most of your time cooped up in a ball?

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Things We Saw Today: Sir Ian McKellen As A Geriatric Sherlock Holmes

Moriarty? You shall not pass!

Ian McKellen has revealed the first image of him as a 93-year-old Sherlock in A Slight Trick of the Mind, and yep, he looks pretty much perfect.

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San Diego Comic-Con Will Debut Marge Simpson’s Own Makeup Line From MAC Cosmetics

But how do we get that hair??

About time!

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Things We Saw Today: Happy Geek Pride Day!

Things We Saw Today

Today marks a convergence of geekery: Towel Day (for all you hoopy froods out there), the 37th anniversary of the release of Star Wars, and the Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May. With their powers combined, they are...Geek Pride Day! In celebration, both ThinkGeek and WeLoveFine are offering checkout codes good for 20% off. Hide your wallets.

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