Bart Simpson

Pearls of wisdom from a famous prankster

Bart Simpson's Guide to Life By Matt Groening Published by HarperCollins ISBN 978 0006388746

Let me say this up front: This book is a must for teenagers.

Monday, 12 September, 2011, 12:00am

channel hop

Simpsons fanatics' blood may boil to see Family Guy (Star World; Monday to Friday, at 5.30pm) mentioned in the same sentence as their beloved cartoon but the similarities between the dysfunctional families featured in the shows are hard to miss.

27 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

The greatest cartoon ever made

With something in it for every taste, The Simpsons Movie sums up American culture in one neat little package. While well-informed adults will laugh at the witty and satirical punchlines, toddlers will enjoy watching Bart skateboard nude across town to get a burger.

12 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Silver screen Simpsons

The catchphrase is 'D'oh', the humour is dark, the characters are crazy and the time is ripe for The Simpsons to hit the big screen.

A brief history: when The Simpsons first premiered on Fox in the late 1980s, US television lacked animated sitcoms such as the 1960s hit The Flintstones.

5 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

No laughing matter

Doh! The ever-subversive Simpsons, along with other foreign cartoons such as Pokemon, Doraemon, Mickey Mouse and the Teletubbies, are to be banned from the mainland's prime-time television - between 5pm and 8pm - from next month.

16 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

New boys get into trouble with Big Dollar as they take girls out on date

Three new characters appear in tomorrow's Songbirds at noon on RTHK Radio 4 (FM 97.6-98.9).

Their names are Billy, Bart and Bax and they are all brothers - triplets, in fact.

The actors playing the part of these characters are all from St Joseph's College.

3 Mar 2000 - 12:00am