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Amy Schumer Is Appearing On 'The Simpsons' As Mr. Burns' Mom

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment

On Sept. 25, “The Simpsons” returns for its 28th season with an episode titled “Monty Burns’ Fleeing Circus.” Amy Schumer will play Mr. Bur...

ACT Theatre's Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play Is a Wild Ride, Thought Provoking Show

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 10.29.2016 | Entertainment
L. Steven Sieden

ACT Seattle's latest production Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play takes the audience into a possible future and demonstrates what humans might create after an apocalypse.

'Simpsons' Set To Have Smithers Come Out As Gay

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A major "Simpsons" character is set to come out as gay. Smithers' sexuality will be dealt with in two episodes in season 27 of the Fox series, execut...

Who Said It: Donald Trump Or Mr. Burns From 'The Simpsons'?

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 07.23.2015 | Comedy

Donald Trump's presidential bid continues in apparent earnest, wrapping up its second official week. We can't say whether he will succeed in that end...

Battling the First Act Blues

George Heymont | Posted 05.14.2016 | Arts
George Heymont

Last fall, as Mike Daisey was performing his new tetralogy entitled The Great Tragedies, he recounted some of his experiences as a student in London. One of his acting teachers was a fierce martinet with a habit of interrupting her students by yelling "YOU'RE BORING ME! "

Mr. Burns at ACT: Hilarity Begins With Apocalyptic Events

Leo Stutzin | Posted 04.29.2015 | San Francisco
Leo Stutzin

Being reasonably familiar with the TV series will certainly let a viewer pick up nuances that went over my head, and I'm sure over many others, but you don't have to be a Simpsons addict to appreciate the delights of Mr. Burns. It sizzles.

Mr. Burns Gets A Famous Secret Lover | Posted 11.01.2014 | Entertainment

This week on "The Simpsons," Lisa Simpson (friend of planet Earth!) recruits Assemblywoman Maxine Lombard (voiced by activist/actress Jane Fonda!) to ...

First Nighter: Anne Washburn's "Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play" Does Go On and On and...

David Finkle | Posted 11.15.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

"I've never actually seen an episode of The Simpsons," Gibson (Gibson Frazier) admits in the first section of Anne Washburn's Mr. Burns, A Post-Electr...

WATCH: Mr. Burns Explains The Fiscal Cliff

Posted 12.05.2012 | Comedy

Are you confused about the "fiscal cliff" everyone's been talking about? Well, let Springfield's resident billionaire Mr. Burns clear things up for y...

Real-Life Mr. Burns And Smithers

Posted 11.26.2012 | Comedy

This Redditor posted that his dad met the most eeeexcellent* doppelgangers of Springfield's greediest billionaire and his endlessly patient lackey. ...

WATCH: Mr. Burns Makes His Presidential Endorsement

Posted 11.01.2012 | TV

Mr. Burns -- you know the very, very rich owner of the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant on "The Simpsons" -- has made his presidential pick. Unsurprisi...

Fantasy Veepstakes

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.01.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Rather than write about the likes of Tim Pawlenty and his relative strengths over Rob Portman's budget experience... oh, sorry, I seem to have put myself to sleep there. The real choices aren't exciting to write about, so let's travel to the Land of Make-Believe instead, shall we?

Aisha Tyler, Faye Lane, DC Flea: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 29, 30, July 1

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.29.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR FRIDAY, JUNE 29 1. Aisha Tyler At DC Improv One of the few reasons to watch "The Talk" and one of the many reasons to watch "Archer," Ty...

Al Scorch At Black Cat: HuffPost DC Top 5 For May 30, 2012

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 05.30.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, MAY 30 1. Al Scorch Country Soul Ensemble At Black Cat The finest country-punk-folk-bluegrass banjo player in the country, Al...

Who Said It: Romney Or Mr. Burns?

Posted 03.04.2012 | Comedy

It's no secret that presidential-hopeful Mitt Romney is lacking in the relatability department. It's not that he's any whiter or dad-ier than the othe...

The Richest Cartoon Characters Of All Time: Who's Got The Most Cash?

Huffington Post | Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

One of the staples of cartoons is a character that's unbelievably loaded. The one who's capable of anything because of their bank account, be it block...

Mr. Burns Gets Most Write-In Votes In New York Mayor Race

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg narrowly won reelection after spending over $100 million dollars on the race. But the most successful write-in c...