These Original Simpsons Sketches Will Make You Feel Old
Certain parts of pop culture, like the 29-year running comedy The Simpsons, are so familiar that imagining them looking any other way is slightly disconcerting.
Which is why we're feeling very old at the emergence of some of the initial sketches for the animated series from 1995.
Show animator David Silverman has tweeted several behind-the-scenes sketches from a writers’ retreat. They show early images of beloved characters such as Lisa Simpson, Mr Burns, and Chief Wiggum. The images also show suggestions for what became the Simpsons Spin-off Showcase.
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