The rivalry between Springfield and South Park is one to watch Perhaps The Simpsons can use this chance to cast more light on the controversial decision to keep Apu? Simpsons showrunner Al Jean told. And in Springfield Confidential by Mike Reiss with Mathew the writing team all believed that "The Simpsons" would last just six halfhour episodes Months after our premiere, writes Reiss,. This program originally broadcast June 14, 2018, with David Folkenflik Three decades of The Simpsons We turn our eye on Springfield with a top writer who has been in the mix since day one Mike Re. Springfield, the town where "The Simpsons" is set, is a major part of the shows success the towns specific location is impossible to determine Theyve hidden it on maps, prevented characters fr. Bart to the Future an episode which debuted in 2000 not only forecasted Trumps improbable win, it also more or less nailed the electoral map and his son scribbled on the Springfield Elementa. On Sundays episode of The Simpsons, all the bullies in town took the subway to the Bully Summit, giving us a look at Springfields mass transit system and sort of Vignelliesque map or is it more. Jack Koehler, a business owner in Springfield, wants to turn a few blocks of the citys downtown area into a Simpsonsthemed shopping district Koehler, who has giant Simpsons statues outside his froz. Homer starts downloading from The Bootleg Bay and conducting movie screenings for the people of Springfield With the FBI hot on his heels, Homer quickly learns that when Hollywood is the victim, no s. The Simpsons creator Matt Groening has finally revealed the actual location of the town with one memorable moment in which Lisa pointed to Springfield on a map but the shot was blocked by Barts. If youve always wanted to live in Springfield, but just couldnt find the birthplace of the Simpsons on any dang map in the known verse, Lego might just have a solution for you Already invested in. which drew 14,634 "Its so great to have this little town on the map for something positive," said Angelo Jardina, 56, of Springfield On Saturday, the Simpsons were everywhere you turned About 2,00.