|How did Matt Groening
become famous for his cartoons? - Hannah
Matt Groening started his career
as doing a comic called "Life In Hell" which
became very popular and was noticed by the producers of
"The Tracey Ullman Show" who wanted to make the
commercial breaks fun by playing a 30 second cartoon
before and after the breaks. They brought Matt to where
to show is produced for a 10 minute presentation where
they asked him "what cartoon creation could you use
for the breaks".. and at that moment The Simpson's
|What is the name of
skinner's mother? - Anton
Phew.. a easy one, her name is
|Do you think Smithers
should be heterosexual & what's his middle name? - Rebecca
No, because without
Smither's being gay the Mr Burn's and Smither's
relationship would be boring e.g. do you remember classic
Burn's and Smither's moments such as "Smithers you
don't even know the meaning of the word gay!" and
"(Smithers P.C. Boots Up) Smither's - you - are - so
- good - at - turning - me - on".
As for his middle name,
the only ever mention of this was in in 8f10 where his
name was listed as J. Smithers. The J stands actually stands for Waylon Jr. Smithers, his
frther died when he
was a baby. (Thanks to Shlomo for pointing this out
will Season 3 be out on DVD? - Andrew
The date for the season 3 DVD has
yet to be released. It will probably be sometime next
//Update: Summer 2003?//
there going to be another series of the Simpson's?
deal has been made that there will be at LEAST 14
|Is the Simpson's really going to
end? - Shaun
course, all good things must come to the end at one time
or another. However, there are rumours that a film may be
made after all the series' are finished.
is the movie coming out? - Deanna
There has not been any
confirmation of a movie yet, however it has been
suggested that one will be made after they finish making
all the episodes.
do the Simpson's actually live in? -
Ah, the good
ol' question. The Simpson's do not actually live in any
state. The name 'Springfield' was simply chosen because
it is the most common name in USA.
//Update by Pete: In "Behind The
Laughter" the narrator says that they live in North
is it that almost every episode every character wears the
same clothes? - Sal
Hmm, good question to be honest I don't
know the answer. I'm guessing that it just makes it much
easier for the animators, if they had to think up, and
draw different clothes for each episode it would just
take far to long.
bear did Homer eat? - Jana
I'm sure Homer has ate many gummy
bear in his life, but I think the one you mean is the
Venus De Milo gummy.
old is Monty Burns? - Michael Webb
His age has never been officially told however according
to clues in the show, he is
about 90 years old.
//Update: Visitors please stop emailing the age of Mr Burns we are
aware of this and have posted his AVERAGE age. (his age is always
|Is there a
UK based website where I can buy the Simpson's figures?
UK site to buy figures is most probably http://www.amazon.co.uk
and where did the Simpson's get snowball 2?
- Christine J
Simpson family bought Snowball 2 when their first cat (
Snowball 1 ) died.
|What is the
name of the third cop in Springfield? Not Wiggum, or Lu but the "other one" - Matt Bajek
The 'other' cop is named
many episodes are there going to be in Season 14?
there will be 13 episodes in season 14, the first is
showing on FOX on November 3rd.
|What is the
lawyer with the blue hair called? - Anthony
Lionel Hutz is a lawyer that
originally had blue hair.
many countries is Simpson's in? - Thomas
The Simpson's can be seen in more
than 70 countries worldwide!
|Is Bart middle name jo-jo? - Sa Moses
Yep, it certainly is.
is the name of the monkey that Krusty hates?
monkeys name is Mr. Teeny