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30 things turning 30 in 2019

Life moves so quickly that it feels like the years go by in the blink of an eye. It’s hard to believe the following 30 cultural icons will hit three decades in 2019. From the whimsical to the horrific, here’s what is turning the big 3-0 this year.

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1. The Simpsons
1. The Simpsons
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Ay Caramba! Bart Simpson and his fam made their series debut on FOX on December 17, 1989.

The animated sitcom created by Matt Groening began as a series of shorts incorporated into The Tracey Ullman Show in 1987. 

The Simpsons is the longest running American sitcom with more than 650 episodes to date.

Not bad for a ragtag bunch from Springfield, however they are not too good at settling family disputes. Sometimes a little more than tact and delicacy is necessary to resolve family issues.



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