It's the most wonderful time of the year, and the Simpsons flash forward thirty years and find themselves in a tech-savvy, futuristic Springfield. Bart and Lisa have children of their own and decide to spend the holidays as one big family at Homer and Marge's house. Lisa and Bart turn to Homer and Marge for parenting advice and begin to realize that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Written by
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This episode had originally been conceived as a series finale due to the impasse between the show and Fox about how much of a pay cut the show's people should take in order to reduce production expenses. See more
When Lisa enters the Ultranet she comments that it is Dr Seuss' birthday as indicated by the design of the Google page. Dr Seuss' birthday is March 2 and this episode takes place over Christmas. See more
This place hasn't changed a bit.
Yeah, I've been meaning to change things, but this place keeps being a crime scene.
During the closing credits, the music alternates between the regular theme and Christmas songs. See more
Spoofs The Matrix
The Nutcracker: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky See more