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
Did You Know?
This is the only future themed episode not to be a structured story told to a member of the family. The episode starts in the present then cuts forward to thirty years in the future through a photo montage. 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
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Carol of the Bells
Music by Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych See more