The Simpsons

Your favorite fictional convenience store is now a thing in real life! The Simpsons’ Kwik-E-Mart opens in Myrtle Beach, SC

The first ever real life (outside of Universal Studios) Kwik-E-Mart from The Simpsons opened in Myrtle Beach, SC this weekend and it is perfect! The entire store looks pulled straight from the animation into the real world. Of course you can get Squishies, Lard Lad Donuts, Buzz Cola, Duff non-alcoholic energy drinks, and other iconic items from the show. To top off the excitement, a real life Aztec movie theater from the show will be opening soon, and it’s outside already looks amazing.

UPDATE Simpsons fire iconic voice actor Harry Shearer; producers intend to re-cast him (somehow)

Simpsons star Harry Shearer–the voice of Mr. Burns, Smithers, Ned Flanders, and a whole host of other characters–tweeted out last night that he’s been fired from The Simpsons. Is it for real, or just a plot in contract negotiations? Find out inside, and see why some are saying that this might be the best thing for everyone involved.