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The simpsons

The Simpsons

Tarrie, Lori, Mallory, Penny, Libby, June


  • American animated television series created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company

  • The characters are named after his own family members

  • first debuted on television in ‘The Tracey Ullman Show’ on April 19, 1987

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  • Half–hour prime time show premiered on December 17, 1989, titled as ‘Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire’

  • the show has broadcast 480 episodes and the twenty-second season started airing on September 26, 2010

  • The Simpsons Movie, a feature-length film, was released in theaters worldwide in 2007, and grossed US$527 million worldwide

Setting titled as ‘

  • takes place in the fictional American town, Springfield

  • the most common city name in America

  • geography and surroundings are flexible

Theme titled as ‘

  • satirical parody of a working-class American lifestyle

  • Springfield acts as a complete universe

  • explore the issues of modern society

    ex: environment, education, entertainment industry

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  • appreciation for titled as ‘liberal ideals

  • portray authority figures in negative light

  • government and large corporations are callous entities that take advantage ofcommon workers

Homer jay simpson
Homer Jay Simpson titled as ‘

  • Identity: A big oaf of a father

  • Characteristics: crude, incompetent, clumsy, lazy, ignorant, but essentially decent man and fiercely devoted to his family

  • Age: 36-39

  • Occupation: Safety Inspector at Springfield Nuclear Power Plant

  • Hobbies: Watching TV, drinking beer, eating...

  • Catchphrases: D'oh!(annoyed grunt), Mmm...(tempted by something, mostly food), Woohoo!(exciting hail)

Marge simpson
Marge Simpson titled as ‘

  • Identity: Nagging housewife and mother

  • Characteristics: nagging, well-meaning and extremely patient, stereotypical television mother, and webbed toes

  • Age: 34

  • Occupation: Housewife/homemaker

  • Hobbies: Knitting, looming

  • Catchphrases: Hmm…….

Bartholomew jo jo simpson bart
Bartholomew Jo-Jo Simpson (Bart) titled as ‘

  • Identity: the troublemaker of the Simpsons

  • Characteristics: mischievousness, rebelliousness and disrespect for authority

  • Age: 10

  • Catchphrases: Aye Carumba, I didn't do it!, and Don’t have a cow, man! Eat my shorts

  • Hobbies: Causing trouble (eg making prank calls to Moes Tavern), Watching TV, skateboarding.

Lisa marie simpson
Lisa Marie Simpson titled as ‘

  • Identity: the smart middle child, the moral center of the show

  • Characteristics: intelligent(IQ159), witty, self-righteous, spiritual to peaceful way

  • Age: 8

  • Hobbies: Playing saxophone, advanced studies.

  • Fears: Getting anything below an A in school

  • Catchphrases: "If anyone wants me I'll be in my room."

Margaret simpson maggie
Margaret Simpson (Maggie) titled as ‘

  • Identity: baby escapee

  • Characteristics:keep sucking her pacifier, watching and copying TV

  • Age: 1

  • First word: "Daddy"

  • Catchphrases: Sucking her pacifier

  • High Intelligence for a baby: she can spell EMCSQU (E=MC²) on her blocks, write her name on an Etch-a-sketch, and drive a car

Abraham grampa simpson
Abraham “Grampa” Simpson titled as ‘

  • Identity: father of Homer

  • Characteristics: complaining, finds fault with everything and tells go-nowhere stories

  • Age: Over 80

  • Occupation: Retired

  • Residence: Springfield Retirement Castle

Ned flanders
Ned Flanders titled as ‘

  • Identity: Homer's "perfect" neighbour, regular church-goer

  • Age:60

  • Occupation: Owner of "The Leftorium" at Springfield Mall

  • Catchphrases: "Hidilly-ho!" and "Okilly-dokilly".

  • Best friends: God, Homer (for a while).

  • Enemies: Homer (most of the time)

Opening credits
Opening Credits titled as ‘

Achievements awards
Achievements & Awards titled as ‘

  • the greatest television show of the 1990s

  • 1998 Time magazine named The Simpsons the century's best television series, and Bart Simpson was included in the list of the century's 100 most influential people, the only fictional character on the list.

  • 2000 awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

  • 2001 100 Greatest Kids’ TV Shows & Homer the top of 100 Greatest TV Characters

  • 2005 100Greatest Cartoons

  • 2007 the longest-running American primetime, scripted television series &TIME's 100 Best TV Shows of All Time

  • 2008 Empire The Greatest TV Show of All Time

  • 2009 recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's longest running sitcom

  • 27 Primetime Emmy Awards, 27 Annie Awards, and a Peabody Award

Big foot

Big Foot titled as ‘

Big foot1
Big Foot titled as ‘

One of the mysterious folklore in the U.S.


Hairy, ape-like creature

6-10 feet(200-300 cm)


North America

Patterson gimlin film 1967
Patterson Gimlin film(1967) titled as ‘

October 20, 1967

Bluff Creek, California

Roger Patterson & Robert Gimlin


Jacob s photos 2007
Jacob’s Photos(2007) titled as ‘

Date: September 16, 2007

Location: Northwest Pennsylvania

Camera: Bushnell trail camera (automatic) placed by R. Jacobs. (for deers)

The craze of big foot
The craze of Big Foot titled as ‘

The movie, Harry and the Hendersons (1987)


Plastic problem

Plastic problem titled as ‘

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* American’s credit card debt had reached titled as ‘962billion.

* The average U.S. college graduate begins his or her post-college days with more than $2,000 in credit card debt.

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Discussion titled as ‘

1. What do you think of Big Foot? Is it real or just a folklore?

2. Do you want to have a RV?