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The Simpsons and Family Guy: A Match Made in Hell

Matt Clough | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

It isn't just that Family Guy is a rival series that makes this move so emblematic of The Simpsons' slide. Al Jean, one of the few remaining staff writers who has been with the show from the beginning (albeit off and on), has referred to Family Guy as "derivative", and numerous sly accusations of plagiarism have made their way into recent episodes.

Coldplay: The Comic Book?!

PA | Posted 09.09.2012 | Home

Coldplay are to launch a comic book series about the character who inspired their last album. The comics will tell the story of Mylo Xyloto, a warr...

And The REAL Springfield Is...?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Simpsons creator Matt Groening has revealed the inspiration for the town of Springfield for the first time. It's... Springfield. (In Oregon.) ...

WATCH: Every 'Itchy & Scratchy Show' Ever, In A Row

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Comedy

The Itchy & Scratchy Show is a marvellous, wonderful beast. For starters, it's a show within a show, which always has to be admired, and for main, it'...

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange To Star In Landmark Simpsons Episode

Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is set to appear in the landmark 500th episode of the Simpsons, after producers heard he was keen to appear on the sh...

WATCH: (Almost) Every 'D'Oh!' Homer Simpson's Ever Made

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.01.2012 | UK Comedy

The quality of recent Simpsons episodes might not be as good as their golden years, but there's still one thing guaranteed to get a chuckle out of us ...