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TV writer Nell Scovell says men need to "make room"

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It's not a pipeline problem, she says, but a "broken doorbell problem."
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D'oh! FXX will air 552 episodes of The Simpsons

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Yes, the FXX will air every episode of the longest running show in TV history.

Family finance with 'The Simpsons'

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What can one of America's favorite sitcoms teach us about family and money?

Why 'The Simpsons' has been so successful

Feb 17, 2012
The longest-scripted show in TV history will air its 500th episode. Author John Ortved discusses how much "The Simpsons" is worth and the international market for the show.

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