Simpsons Did It!: “Dog Of Death”


John Swartzwelder is the most prolific of Simpsons writers, and he was responsible for this particular episode as well.

As a reward, sharp-eyed viewers can note that Springfield is located in Swartzwelder County in whatever state that is.

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Simpsons Did It!: “Bart Vs. Thanksgiving”


Holidays on sitcoms are old hat.  Many shows will have episodes devoted to specific holidays.

When The Simpsons does Thanksgiving, it’s bound to bring da pain, da noise, and da funk.  Or at least something on fire.

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Springfield, IL Surrenders To COBRA Commander


Although the city claims this was done as publicity for the upcoming JoeCon, we all know the truth.  Springfield has given in to COBRA.  Local news reporter Kent Brockman has stated he, for one, welcomes his new evil overlords.