The Simpsons is an animated sitcom created by Matt Groening (Futurama). The show follows a dysfunctional family of five, who live in the fictional city of Springfield. Homer, is a beer guzzling, doughnut loving father who works at a nuclear power plant, Marge is an unappreciated supermom who is completely oblivious to the situations going on around her. The eldest of the siblings is Bart; a mischievous underachiever who is constantly getting into trouble, the middle child is Lisa, a brainy 8 year old, and Maggie; the pacifying and often forgotten baby. Other popular and entertaining characters in this animated series include Krusty the Clown, Ned Flanders, Homer’s rich and obnoxious boss Mr. Montgomery Burns, and other various individuals.