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301+ Interviews: Brock Baker

Mat Greenfield | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Tech
Mat Greenfield

"I started dubbing this 'Friday' video, made her sound like Christopher Walken and finished about two hours later. I was originally going to dub the whole thing but got bored with it so I added them driving off a cliff." ... The video accumulated over 30 million views in the days following its release and has been watched more than 43 million times as of July 2014.

Monty Python Cameo Confirms Stephen Hawking as Pop Culture's Ultimate Science Icon

Alice Bonasio | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Alice Bonasio

Having been one of the lucky ones to snap up a ticket for the opening night of Monty Python's live comeback show yesterday, I still have Always Look on the Bright Side of Life stuck in my head. But just when I thought that penis-shaped swirly canons expelling a stream of frothy bubbles all over the audience was as Pythonish as you could go, it got even better.

Who's The Best Dad On Telly?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

It being Father's Day this weekend, the time is right to honour those wonderful dads on the TV screen - all those who instruct us in the honour of leg...

PICS: What Happens When 'Family Guy' Meets 'The Simpsons'?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

The first pictures from the upcoming episode of ‘The Simpsons Guy', an hour-long special which sees the cast of ‘Family Guy’ meet ‘The Simpson...

Homer Referees The World Cup Final (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Sport

Open wide for some soccer! The Simpsons travelled to Brazil in their latest outing, where Homer was assigned to referee the World Cup final. Homer,...

Ellen's Oscars Selfie Gets A Simpsons Make-Over

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Not only did Ellen Degeneres's Oscar selfie become the most retweeted ever but it's now had the honour of being turned into a Simpsons parody thanks t...

Chelsea Announce Deal With The Simpsons, But Where's Sideshow Bob Luíz? (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Sport

Chelsea could put the spring in Springfield after they announced a deal with iconic TV series The Simpsons. Twentieth Century Fox will create Chels...

The Simpsons Lego House Built For You. Quickly.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Tech

One of the great things about the internet is if you can't be bothered to do something, somebody else will usually have already done it and posted a v...

'The Simpsons' Take On Google Glass Is Predictably Hilarious

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Tech

Even though its much-noted quality slide is pretty hard to dispute, 'The Simpsons' is still capable of some pretty biting social satire on occasion. A...

PICS: Official Lego Simpsons Sets Look Just Incredible

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The first official pictures of the all-new Lego Simpsons range have arrived - and they're incredible. The first set to be available is the Simpsons...

WATCH: The Simpsons' Christmas Couch Gag

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Comedy

This year's festive Simpsons' episode 'White Christmas Blues' airs on December 15th - and the opening has just been released online. From Springfie...

An Animated Debate on Furthering the Scope of Animation

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

We need to ask ourselves why is it that animation studios in the west do not take risks like they do in Japan.

PICTURES: Marge Simpson Wears It Well

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

AleXsandro Palombo - designer of colourful fashion cartoons - has found his new muse in Marge Simpson, who's squeezed her yellow curves into some of t...

RIP Mrs Krabappel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK

Simpsons co-stars and producers have praised the "brilliant" voiceover actress Marcia Wallace, voice of Springfield schoolteacher Edna Krabappel, who ...

WATCH: Guillermo Del Toro's 'Simpsons' Opening

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Comedy

'Pan's Labryinth' and 'Pacific Rim' director Guillermo Del Toro has created the couch gag for The Simpson's 24th Treehouse of Horror episode - and the...

Lego Simpsons!

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK Tech

Lego has announced that it will launch a new set of toys based on The Simpsons. LEGO SIMPSONS! The new toys will be released in early 2014, star...

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.

Ahoy Hoy, Nasser

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Sport

Prior to the tea break on day two of the Old Trafford Ashes Test, there was some fine entertainment in Sky Sports' commentary box as Shane Warne ribbe...

Simpson Creator To Give Away Fortune

The Huffington Post | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK

The terminally-ill co-creator of The Simpsons has promised to give away his fortune to charity before he dies of colon cancer. Sam Simon, who has o...

The Simpsons 'Helps Gay People Come Out'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK

The cartoon series The Simpsons has been credited with helping gay people come out because of its positive portrayal of homosexuality. A new study ...

Somebody Actually Built 'The Homer'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

Somebody has built the car designed - disastrously - by Homer Simpson. The vehicle features a separate compartment for children passengers, a very ...

WATCH: The Simpsons 'Do' Downton Abbey

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Can't wait for the fourth series of 'Downton Abbey'? Fear not, in the meantime The Simpsons are looking after you - with their own, unique interpr...

Which Other Fictional Characters Could Teach Ed Miliband Life Lessons?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband spoke on Wednesday at Google's 'Big Tent' event and used some rather interesting analogies to get his point across. The excitement of b...

Inanimate Carbon Rod Runs For NUS Presidency

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education

An inanimate carbon rod, made famous by The Simpsons, has raised questions about the relevance of the National Union of Students after it was nominate...

British TV: What a Way to Go!

Bob Kushell | Posted 18.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Bob Kushell

Don't get me wrong; there have been great comedies in the United States. But institutionally, it seems the approach taken by American comedies pales in comparison to the daring subject matter and wicked humor that grace British television sets.