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# springfield - Saturday 27 June, 2020

The Simpsons ends using white actors to voice characters of colour
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# Springfield

The Simpsons ends using white actors to voice characters of colour

Jun 27th 2020, 3:17 PM 28,272 Views 153 Comments

Characters including Apu and Dr Hibbert are voiced by white actors.

# springfield - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Families in flood-hit areas call for government to buy them out of swamped homes
# Floods
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# Floods

Families in flood-hit areas call for government to buy them out of swamped homes

Feb 26th 2020, 7:33 PM 29,229 Views 28 Comments

A plan to construct a flood defence and pumping station to divert water away from the area have been left marooned.

# springfield - Monday 24 February, 2020

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain
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# Springfield

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain

Feb 24th 2020, 9:59 AM 22,307 Views 41 Comments

13.6 mm of rain was recorded at Shannon Airport yesterday.

# springfield - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater
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# Shannon

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater

Feb 20th 2020, 5:00 PM 23,436 Views 0 Comments

Increased rainfall coupled with increased discharges from the Weir has left residents along the Shannon catchment “concerned”.

# springfield - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Can You Name All Of These Buildings From The Simpsons?
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# Springfield

Can You Name All Of These Buildings From The Simpsons?

Nov 18th 2017, 8:00 PM 8,689 Views 0 Comments

Think you know your way around Springfield?

# springfield - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Teenage girl allegedly sexually assaulted just yards from school
# Tallaght
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# Tallaght

Teenage girl allegedly sexually assaulted just yards from school

Jan 27th 2016, 8:46 AM 25,129 Views 10 Comments

The victim is believed to be 14 years old.

# springfield - Monday 7 December, 2015

Bad news for Clare, it has just been hit with a new flood warning
# Aftermath
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# Aftermath

Bad news for Clare, it has just been hit with a new flood warning

Dec 7th 2015, 1:48 PM 26,130 Views 23 Comments

The area was heavily hit over the weekend.

# springfield - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Homer Simpson has done the ice bucket challenge
# D'oh!
From The Daily Edge
# D'oh!

Homer Simpson has done the ice bucket challenge

Aug 27th 2014, 9:50 AM 5,040 Views 1 Comment

Although it didn’t go quite to plan…

# springfield - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Car thieves forced to abandon robbery because they couldn't use a manual gearstick
# Drive Stick
From The Daily Edge
# Drive Stick

Car thieves forced to abandon robbery because they couldn't use a manual gearstick

Jan 16th 2014, 3:55 PM 2,188 Views 1 Comment

Morto for them.

# springfield - Friday 10 January, 2014

The Simpsons paid a touching tribute to legendary Japanese animator Miyazaki
# The Simpsons
From The Daily Edge
# The Simpsons

The Simpsons paid a touching tribute to legendary Japanese animator Miyazaki

Jan 10th 2014, 8:18 AM 1,657 Views 0 Comments

Beautiful.

# springfield - Thursday 12 December, 2013

This year's Simpsons Christmas opening sequence features Mrs. Krabappel as an angel
# R.I.P. Edna
From The Daily Edge
# R.I.P. Edna

This year's Simpsons Christmas opening sequence features Mrs. Krabappel as an angel

Dec 12th 2013, 9:20 AM 3,294 Views 1 Comment

As well as a host of other highlights.

# springfield - Friday 15 November, 2013

TV reporter interviews cat about water rate increases
# Mews Reporter
From The Daily Edge
# Mews Reporter

TV reporter interviews cat about water rate increases

Nov 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,820 Views 1 Comment

He’ll jump on you Caroline.

# springfield - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Column: I saw the first draft of the first Simpsons episode – and it wasn’t very good
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: I saw the first draft of the first Simpsons episode – and it wasn’t very good

Apr 21st 2012, 7:01 PM 166 Views 8 Comments

Marc Flanagan, a writer on The Tracey Ullman Show, recalls how a low-budget animated segment on that show grew legs and became an international phenomenon.

# springfield - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Apr 11th 2012, 8:06 PM 5,316 Views 6 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Matt Groening reveals true location of Simpsons' Springfield
# The Simpsons
From The Daily Edge
# The Simpsons

Matt Groening reveals true location of Simpsons' Springfield

Apr 11th 2012, 2:45 PM 8,813 Views 10 Comments

To mark the 25th anniversary of their first TV appearance, Matt Groening finally reveals the TV family’s true homeplace…

# springfield - Monday 23 January, 2012

Channel 4 announcers deliberately mispronounce The Simpsons
# The Simpsons
From The Daily Edge
# The Simpsons

Channel 4 announcers deliberately mispronounce The Simpsons

Jan 23rd 2012, 5:30 PM 3,261 Views 5 Comments

The Crimpsons? The Rumpelstiltskins? The Skiddlybiddledoowhopadomsons?

# springfield - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Threat averted: The Simpsons renewed for 2 more years
# Saved
From The Daily Edge
# Saved

Threat averted: The Simpsons renewed for 2 more years

Oct 8th 2011, 8:10 AM 302 Views 10 Comments

America’s most famous family is to stick around for a little longer as Fox books season 24 and 25 of the long-running cartoon series.

# springfield - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Is the end nigh in Springfield? Money dispute could end The Simpsons - report
# The Simpsons
From The Daily Edge
# The Simpsons

Is the end nigh in Springfield? Money dispute could end The Simpsons - report

Oct 4th 2011, 2:50 PM 1,584 Views 21 Comments

A dispute over pay cuts for the actors who voice ‘The Simpsons’ characters could mean the end of the show after 23 seasons.

# springfield - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Explosive device found outside house in Tallaght
# IED
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# IED

Explosive device found outside house in Tallaght

Jul 7th 2011, 10:17 AM 599 Views 2 Comments

The IED was found outside a house in Springfield in the early hours of this morning.