The Simpsons

The Simpsons is a long-running American animated comedy TV show. It is set in a town called Springfield, and is based around the lives of a crazy family called the Simpsons. The father of the Simpson family is called Homer and he works at a nuclear-plant. Homer’s wife is called Marge. She is easy to recognize because of her bright blue hair. The family also includes a troublemaking son called Bart, an intelligent daughter called Lisa and the baby of the family Maggie.

Here are five fun facts about The Simpsons. How many do you know?

1. Bart’s name is an anagram of BRAT. Brat means a badly behaved child!

2. All characters in the show have just 4 fingers on each hand.

3. Homer is famous for saying D’oh when something goes wrong. Did you know that D’oh is a real word in the Oxford English Dictionary?

4. The Simpsons holds the Guinness Record for having the most guest stars in a TV series.

5. Finally, Bart Simpson’s voice is played by a woman.



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