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Ben Casey

For an extra $20, I’ll give Homer a tick bath and spay him. — Veterinarian, “So It’s Come to This: A Simpsons Clip Show” The hunky, hirsute veterinarian who appears in the first Simpsons clip show (and previously in Dog … Continue reading

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Wally Ballou

—ockman, just outside the county courtroom, where an argument about chowder has spilled over into the biggest trial in Springfield history. Behind these doors, a federal judge will ladle out steaming bowls of rich, creamy justice in a case the … Continue reading

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Ed Wynn

I’m not convinced! I’ve had bad luck with aphrodisiacs! — Some guy, “Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy” (Today’s post was recommended by SHSer @tjl via Twitter. Are you following SHS? Do so right now: @mcgarnagle_shs) Though his image may just be … Continue reading

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El Chapulín Colorado

Oh… ¡Que lástima! — Bumblebee Man, “Krusty Gets Kancelled” The Simpsons writers based the immortal Bumblebee Man off a character played by Mexican actor Roberto Gómez Bolaños…El Chapulín Colorado! (translated: The Red Grasshopper) Bolaños, also known as Chespirito (“little Shakespeare”), … Continue reading

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