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info_outline Skinner Gets Fired, Freddy Gets Framed & Everything Goes Wrong | Simpsons Showdown 01/22/2021
Skinner Gets Fired, Freddy Gets Framed & Everything Goes Wrong | Simpsons Showdown Welcome to another episode of Simpsons Showdown, the podcast where we rank every episode of The Simpsons. This week we continue our looks at Season 5 with a pitstop at 'Sweet Seymour Skinner's Baadasssss Song' and 'The Boy Who Knew Too Much'.
info_outline Stampy Comes To Stay At The Springfield House | Simpsons Showdown 01/15/2021
Stampy Comes To Stay At The Springfield House | Simpsons Showdown It's a Bart heavy week as we follow the plucky young lad through an adventure in which he gets an elephant AND an episode in which he becomes heir to the richest man in all of Springfield.
info_outline All Hail The Inanimate Carbon Rod | Simpsons Showdown 01/08/2021
All Hail The Inanimate Carbon Rod | Simpsons Showdown It may be 2021, but it's still 1994 somewhere! This week we continue our look at Season 5 of The Simpsons with 'Deep Space Homer' and 'Homer Loves Flanders'. Will this very Homer-centric week provide the necessary guffaws? Tune in to find out.
info_outline I'm Not Vegan, I Like Cheese! | Simpsons Showdown 12/18/2020
I'm Not Vegan, I Like Cheese! | Simpsons Showdown This week, we take a look at the episodes 'Homer and Apu' and 'Lisa Vs. Malibu Stacy'. In doing so, we touch on whether it's ok to still enjoy James Woods, whether past cultural appropriation in the show can still be funny, and the patriarchy.
info_outline So Hot the Fire Alarm is Popping Off | Simpsons Showdown 12/11/2020
So Hot the Fire Alarm is Popping Off | Simpsons Showdown Craig, Dobbie & Tom are together once again to discuss the world's favourite yellow family! This week we take a look at Homer The Vigilante & Bart Gets Famous. No one can speak properly in this episode, a fire alarm goes off and there is chaos everywhere!
info_outline Dollar Sign Pringfield | Simpsons Showdown 12/04/2020
Dollar Sign Pringfield | Simpsons Showdown Season 5 of The Simpsons is providing banger after banger, and we hope to keep that trend going with this week's episodes - 'The Last Temptation of Homer' & '$pringfield (or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling)'. Will we be tempted to give them a perfect score? Tune in to find out...
info_outline A Tale Of Lost Bears & College Pigs | Simpsons Showdown 11/13/2020
A Tale Of Lost Bears & College Pigs | Simpsons Showdown Season 5 of The Simpsons got off to a cracking start, and we find out if that trend continues with 'Homer Goes To College' and 'Rosebud'. Will these tales of lost toys and college hijinks provide the adequate levels of hilarity? Tune in to find out...
info_outline An Untouchable Start | Simpsons Showdown 11/06/2020
An Untouchable Start | Simpsons Showdown Simpsons Showdown returns with a bang as we start watching Season 5, beginning with the episodes ‘Homer’s Barbershop Quartet’ and ‘Cape Feare’ (Yes, they did have the audacity to start with 2 episodes that strong!).
info_outline The Scariest Moments of The Simpsons | Simpsons Showdown BONUS 10/30/2020
The Scariest Moments of The Simpsons | Simpsons Showdown BONUS Craig Boooooo-aughan & Matt Dooooooo-ooobbie get together to talk about their favourite time of the year. Halloween! 🎃🎃🎃 We talk about the best scary moments that The Simpsons have had, for a family animated television show it sure can really effed up and creepy.
info_outline INTERLUDE | Simpsons Showdown BONUS-Sort Of? 10/23/2020
INTERLUDE | Simpsons Showdown BONUS-Sort Of? Hot off the heels from our episode with Birthmarks we are ready to talk about Season 5! But before we get to that we have a special message for you! Join us next week to celebrate Halloween, Simpsons Style!
info_outline They Furloughed Duffman (Feat. Birthmarks) | Simpsons Showdown BONUS 10/16/2020
They Furloughed Duffman (Feat. Birthmarks) | Simpsons Showdown BONUS Season 4 has finished. It's gone never to be watched again. To help remedy this Craig & Tom are joined by London based rock band Birthmarks!
info_outline Krusty's Large & Marge Is Behind Bars | Simpsons Showdown 10/02/2020
Krusty's Large & Marge Is Behind Bars | Simpsons Showdown You better grab the tissues as the next two episodes see some of our favourite characters in a whole heap of trouble.
info_outline Lisa Needs Braces | Simpsons Showdown 09/18/2020
Lisa Needs Braces | Simpsons Showdown You'll never stop The Simpsons! And you'll never stop us from watching them either! This week we take a look at one of the fan favourite episodes 'Last Exit to Springfield' in which we hear the world famous "Lisa needs braces, Dental Plan!" and "It was the best of times, it was the blurst of times". Then we watch 'So It's Come to This: A Simpsons Clip Show', we all know a clip show would meet us eventually and here it is.
info_outline Ralph's Heart Did The Monster Mash | Simpsons Showdown 09/11/2020
Ralph's Heart Did The Monster Mash | Simpsons Showdown As we hurtle through the midst of Season 4 of The Simpsons, we make a pitstop at two very different tales of jilted love.
info_outline Better Listenable (Don't Smoke, Kids...) | Simpsons Showdown 09/04/2020
Better Listenable (Don't Smoke, Kids...) | Simpsons Showdown This week, Dobbie is looking for change, Tom is on a word limit and Craig is all business as usual.
info_outline Monorail Monorail Monorail | Simpsons Showdown 08/28/2020
Monorail Monorail Monorail | Simpsons Showdown We are almost at "the midst" of this season of The Simpsons but before we are we need to take a detour in the monorail with 'Homer's Triple Bypass' & 'Marge vs. the Monorail'. Will they be Tom Baker Bangerz or Tom Baker Turds?
info_outline It's A Pornography Store, I Was Buying Pornography | Simpsons Showdown 08/21/2020
It's A Pornography Store, I Was Buying Pornography | Simpsons Showdown As we hurtle through the wonders of Season 4 of The Simpsons, we hit a blizzard. Fortunately everyone's favourite snow plower is here to dig us out.
info_outline This Episode Made Dobbie An Atheist | Simpson Showdown 07/31/2020
This Episode Made Dobbie An Atheist | Simpson Showdown Season 4 of The Simpsons started off strong, and we look to see if the quality maintains in the episodes 'Homer The Heretic' & 'Lisa the Beauty Queen'. Find out how Homer had his best day ever and why cigarettes are bad!
info_outline The Many Jobs of Homer Jay Simpson | Simpsons Showdown BONUS 07/17/2020
The Many Jobs of Homer Jay Simpson | Simpsons Showdown BONUS We have wrapped up season 3, analysed it and made our peace with it. Before we get season 4 why don’t we have a chat about the man with the world’s largest CV?
info_outline Reflecting on Season 3 | Simpsons Showdown BONUS 07/10/2020
Reflecting on Season 3 | Simpsons Showdown BONUS Season 3 of The Simpsons was a delight, and now it's all over we reflect on the highs and lows series. From our favourite episodes to the worst and even the debut of our very own Hall of Fame, it's all here in this edition of the Nation's Favourite Simpsons Podcast!