Where Did The Week Go: Philosophy and ‘The Simpsons,’ dead guy wins election and ninja breaks into comic book store.
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — An iconic day for the City of Springfield as it unveiled the anticipated Simpsons mural downtown. For over two decades, one family has been embraced all over the world and today, that family came to life in Springfield. “It’s wonderful. It’s wonderful,” said Jess Stafford. Stafford couldn’t wait to introduce her family … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A former Duck will be taking the lead on a Simpsons mural coming to Springfield. The mural will be painted on the side of the Emerald Art Center at the corner of Fifth and Main streets. Coordinators chose the spot because of Springfield’s close ties to The Simpsons. They say they reviewed … Continue reading »
The creator of the popular television sitcom “The Simpsons” revealed to Smithsonian Magazine Wednesday that the Simpson family’s hometown of Springfield is named after the city in Lane County.