The Simpsons: Season 9 Reviews

November 6, 2018
What stands out now is how mean-spirited it is... One of the smartest shows ever was knowingly being stupid, and for what?
September 19, 2018
It's my honor to start spreading the news. If you only watch one television program this weekend, make sure it is the "New York, New York" season premiere of "The Simpsons"
June 13, 2018
While The Simpsons had previously sent up the big city in the guise of Capital City ("the Windy Apple!"), this was the first time that the show took on New York for real, and and it turned out to be a major nemesis for Homer...
November 16, 2017
From here on out, we're in The Simpsons' decline phase, though there's plenty of room to disagree just how stark the drop-off actually was.
October 31, 2017
Season Eight is hard to surpass, given its wealth of classic episodes. But Season Nine as much celebrated the series' strengths as it did begin to exploit them...
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
October 26, 2017
... "The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson" is a classic, as are "The Cartridge Family," "Bart Star," and "The Joy of Sect," among others.