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  1. The Insane Battle Over Sam Simon’s Will — Should the Simpson’s Co-Creator’s Trust Pay $140,000 Per Year For One Dog’s Care?

    7:00 am 9/30/2015

    "He would be enraged" says friend Merrill Markoe, as the estate of Sam Simon sits at the center of a bizarre fight surrounding his beloved-yet-volatile pooch Columbo and the trust that's stopped paying for his care and hasn't kept the money flowing to the animal-rights organizations to whom Simon had dedicated his life (and fortune): "He would never cut off funds to his own f—ing dog!"Read more

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  2. 'Simpsons' Showrunner Debunks Divorce, Critiques Celebrity Breakup Obsession

    5:30 pm 9/27/2015

    Al Jean talks with THR about why he would never split up Homer and Marge and why the idea of their breakup — and Kermit and Piggy on ABC's 'The Muppets' revival — went viral.Read more

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  3. Sam Simon's Art and Memorabilia to Be Auctioned By Sotheby's

    1:25 pm 9/17/2015

    'The Simpsons' co-creator's show-related keepsakes will be available Oct. 22 in online auction, while his furtniture and artworks — by Thomas Hart Benton, Ed Ruscha, Picasso and others — will be auctioned separately.Read more

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  4. 'Goodfellas' Actor Loses $250M Lawsuit Against Fox Over 'Simpsons' Mob Character

    10:33 am 8/6/2015

    A California judge dismissed Frank Sivero's claims in a hearing Thursday.Read more

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  5. Harry Shearer: 'Simpsons' Contract Saga "Wasn't a Stunt"

    7:39 am 8/4/2015

    The voice of Mr. Burns (and 20 others) said there were "real issues that had to be resolved."Read more

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  6. James Allen, TV Personality Who Inspired Krusty the Clown on 'The Simpsons,' Dies at 87

    2:08 am 7/29/2015

    A real-life Baptist minister, he hosted children’s TV shows as the clown Rusty Nails in Portland, Ore.Read more

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  7. Comic-Con: 'The Simpsons' to Skewer 'Boyhood' in Christmas Episode

    9:14 am 7/11/2015

    Creator Matt Groening also joked that he wouldn't be surprised if his recently concluded 'Futurama' were to be rebooted sometime during a panel in which Guillermo del Toro was a surprise guest.Read more

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  8. Harry Shearer Inks Deal to Return to 'The Simpsons'

    10:48 am 7/7/2015

    The lone holdout has inked the same deal as his fellow castmembers.Read more

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  9. Ted Cruz Impersonates 'Simpsons' Characters

    3:01 pm 6/30/2015

    "Twirling for freedom."Read more

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  10. Homer Simpson Speaks Out on National Donut Day

    7:42 pm 6/5/2015

    "I urge congress without delay to create a Pork Rinds Month."Read more

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