"The Simpsons" premiered its 26th season on Sunday — an anniversary worthy of cracking open some Duff beers and downing a Squishee. To mark the occasion, our friends at Vulture combed through the quarter-century of seasons to create the definitive list of "The 100 Best 'Simpsons' Episodes."
This will be a handy guide when the entire "Simpsons" oeuvre becomes available soon via an FX mobile app. According to one early anticipator at Quartz, Simpsons World could change your life — or keep you distracted for hours.
The Frame's John Horn spoke with Vulture's Jesse David Fox about some of his favorite "Simpsons" episodes.
And we sent KPCC's photojournalist Benjamin Brayfield to visit "The Simpsons" animation studio in Burbank to photograph where the magic happens.
In this slideshow we go inside the yellow halls and cluttered work stations to see the creative spaces of those who draw "The Simpsons."
(And, in case you missed it, here's that weird futuristic couch gag from Sunday's season premiere, from Oscar-nominated filmmaker and animator Don Hertzfeldt.)