Category Archives: The Simpsons

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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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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Fall Foilage: Last Trivia Show of 2016!

There wasn’t a December 2016 Trivia show at The Coronado, and to make matters worse, I never got around to recapping the November edition, and for that I am very very sorry. Here’s a quick rundown of the last winners … Continue reading

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A Flimsy Hodge-Podge of Fan Art, Factoids & “News”

FLIM Springfield also weeps for a generation not fluent in Simpsons Ted, we understand. There’s nothing cooler and more relevant in the newspapers today than 18 year old cartoon references… Continue reading

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Non-Giving Up Future Robot Guy 2: Judgment Day

Movies are self-contained environments. Everything you need to know for the story in a film to work should be revealed over the course of its running time. The Terminator, made in 1984, is a pretty simple sci-fi story: Bad guy … Continue reading

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The Simpsons & Coping with Loss: Tovar, Cohen, Castro and More in November 2016

2016 has been a rough year for losses in the entertainment industry, and culture at large. November has been a particularly terrible month, it seems that nearly everyone in Springfield has been touched by the passing of some significant cultural figure. … Continue reading

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