It’s finally Christmas in Springfield! Our pocket-sized Springfields have been covered with a fresh blanket of snow! What’s in store for us this time? Well, we’re tasked with seeing if Grampa can bore Death…well to death! Loads of dialogue with this one, so be sure to read along to see what happens! And of course, I’ll be posting it as each week wraps up.
Abe’s in Toyland follows the same event structure of the Multi-Events before it. This event consists of 4 parts (or Acts), with each part lasting a week and taking us through a new part of the event!
For Week 1, Act 1, we’re following the first story Grampa tells Death, a tale from his Childhood! All of the prizes unlocked during week 1 play a role in that storyline.
So let’s take a look at prizes 2 and three on the Abe’s in Toyland Prize track…the Crowd of Elves and the Simpsons Gingerbread Couch…
Over the past 600+ episodes, The Simpsons has taken us on an amazing mathematical journey involving fractions, probability, Fermat’s last theorem, and hundreds of other aspects from the wonderful world off mathematics.
And what better way to start your week, then by discussing math Monday morning?
This week we go back to an episode of The Simpsons that aired twenty years ago this week on December 19th 1999 and brought Venn diagrams into The Simpsons.