The Simpsons to re-air its first full-length episode
The "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire" episode from 1989 that launched the series will re-air on Fox on Dec. 23. The Simpsons also announced that Jane Lynch will be part of Sunday's holiday episode, titled "Tis the 30th Season."
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