Here's Mrs. Krabappel's Sweet Final Appearance on The Simpsons

Last fall, Marcia Wallace, the voice of Bart Simpson's teacher Edna Krabappel, passed away just shy of her 71st birthday after a long battle with breast cancer. On Sunday, Wallace's character Mrs. Krabapple made her final appearance on the show, and the tribute was predictably sweet and sad. » 3/11/14 12:10pm 3/11/14 12:10pm

Iran Sends Bart Simpson to the Same Dark Prison Cell as Barbie

First they came for Barbie, and now they're coming for Bart Simpson. Iran has apparently had it with American toys that promote (admittedly crappy) values. It is now banning dolls based on Bart and the rest of his famous family. Mohammad Hossein Farjoo, who runs the agency that oversees what toys Iranian children can… » 2/07/12 10:00am 2/07/12 10:00am

Voice Of Bart: Meryl Streep Is A Simpsons Fan

Simpsons voice actor Nancy Cartwright says she was nervous about asking for guest star Meryl Streep's autograph, but "next thing I know she's taping me on the shoulder and says, ‘My kids are fans, could I have your autograph?'" [Radar] » 4/21/10 10:20am 4/21/10 10:20am

I Will Not Waste Chalk

The blog Bart's Blackboard is archiving the many phrases Bart has written on the chalkboard in The Simpsons's 21 seasons so you can give the pause button a break. [Bart's Blackboard via BuzzFeed] » 11/30/09 11:40am 11/30/09 11:40am

Bristol Palin Will Have A Baby Boy!

Loose Lips

"Sources" are telling TMZ that Britney is finally taking medication for her alleged bipolar disorder. According to a "professional": "She has a disease. Sometimes when you see her [on film] she's in the middle of an episode. It's like mocking someone with Down's Syndrome." Tactful as ever TMZ! Britney also had a row » 1/30/08 5:50pm 1/30/08 5:50pm