A Look At the Earliest ‘Simpsons’ Message Board

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“Online Simpsons fans still sum up the Internet as a whole: simultaneously angry, happy, knee-jerk, brainy, cromulent, and deranged.”

- Slate has a really cool look at the history of alt.tv.simpsons, an early newsgroup for devoted fans of The Simpsons that existed before the internet was full of television obsessing.