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April Trivia Recap / Next Show Date!

April means two things in Arizona: Spring weather hanging on for a bow, and any excuse for a festival before the Sun fries us all. Oh, and trivia at The Coronado too of course! April 29th was a fantastic night … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Diane, 11:30 a.m., February Twenty-fourth…

That Gum You Like is Going to Come Back in Style… There’s been a lot of renewed interest in the early 1990s TV show Twin Peaks. I remember watching it in first run, friends and I spent hours puzzling over … Continue reading

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Grind Corps: Public Service Shows of Limited Appeal (We’re on a podcast)!

The Simpsons recently celebrated their 30th anniversary–who’d think we’d be remembering 10 seasons of a TV show that weant off the air 20 years ago with such fondness and fervency–and to commemorate the occasion we were invited to be guests … Continue reading

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Legion Reboot: Vintage Simpsons Recasting

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The Simpsons Index: The Rock Bottom Interview

Last month, FLIM Springfield was pleased as punch to receive a box of surprise gifts all the way from Australia, from the good folks at The Simpsons Index! The Index is a blog and podcast working to review and catalogue on a … Continue reading

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March Trivia Recap: Hooray for Everything!

March 2017 Trivia came just 3 short weeks after the February show because JRC wanted to go see his favorite local wrestling federation’s regular monthly event … The weather on The Coronado patio was perfect, and the crowd had some … Continue reading

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The Simpsons Index: Bart the General

Longtime Simpsons fans put a lot of energy into cataloguing a definitive ranking of best-to-worst episodes and finding the point at which the show drove off a cliff (ala Marge on the Lam, which itself is a great episode). Some superfans create … Continue reading

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