The Simpsons facts right here are really really interesting. For anyone who has watched the show or even still watch it until this very day, below we gathered some of the most interesting facts we found on the show.
The show has been running for so long that it is actually older than a lot of people in the world. Some kids who grew up on the show are now grown up adults and actually know the characters from when they were just kids.
Browse through The Simpson facts below and share with us the ones you loved the most.
The Simpsons facts #1 Fox actually owns the rights for The Simpsons until 2082
In The Simpsons, God and Jesus are the only two characters ever depicted with all 5 fingers
Matt Groening was once strip searched in airport security. As he was led away, a little boy laughed at him like Nelson from The Simpsons. Groening found the mockery the worst part of the incident.
The term ” meh ” as an indifferent response gained popularity in the modern lexicon after its use on The Simpsons
Krusty the clown was supposed to be revealed to be Homer Simpsons secret identity but the idea was dropped being too complex
Lenny and Carl from The Simpsons both have master degree’s in Nuclear physics
When played together, the McBain clips from The Simpsons form a coherent mini-movie
There is a rarely seen room in The Simpsons home. The Rumpus Room
As a technical supervisor and the appointed safety inspector, Homer also makes less than $25K a year
The Simpsons episode the Itchy and Scratchy & Poochie show was the writer’s response to Fox requesting they add another character to the family to freshen up the series. a move the writers saw as desperate.
Lisa Simpson remains a vegetarian as a promise from the show’s staff to Paul McCartney
Tomacco ( tomato/tobacco hybrid ) from The Simpsons actually exists. The tomatoes grown have nicotine in them.
There was no winner for the ” Who shot Mr. Burns ” contest on The Simpsons. The contest rules said that a winner would be selected from the pool of people who guessed correctly, but there were no correct guesses.
The Simpsons episode where Bart gets an elephant was based on a real Price is Right incident in 1956
The Simpsons producers contract allows them to write the show without interference from Fox. This allows them to make fun of the network.