publication date: Saturday, December 14, 2019 (part of Winter 2020)

category: Television

clue: Besides practicing medicine on NBC in the 1980s, he also won a Tony for his 1973 performance in a Eugene O'Neill play.

explanation: Flanders appeared in St. Elsewhere and A Moon for the Misbegotten. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Chris Lemler, Samir Mehta, Matthew Preston, and Erik Bates

Springfield IRL: After two seasons of shorts, The Simpsons debuted as a series on December 17, 1989. Celebrate the show's thirtieth anniversary with this theme of seven people who could have walked out of the show into real life, and don't have a cow, man.


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