The End of Sideshow Bob: A Major Shake-Up in The Simpsons
One of The Simpsons’ most iconic characters, Sideshow Bob, has met his demise in a shocking turn of events. For years, Sideshow Bob, voiced by Frasier star Kelsey Grammer, has been on a mission to kill Bart Simpson, ever since a foiled plot from the 1990s.
The Pursuit of Bart: A Decades-Long Vendetta
Sideshow Bob, whose real name is Robert Terwilliger, relentlessly targeted Bart, even going as far as attempting to kill his aunt Selma. However, in the latest Treehouse of Horror episode, Bart’s sister Lisa takes matters into her own hands and puts an end to Sideshow Bob’s murderous ways.
A Twist in the Tale: Lisa’s Shocking Revelation
Initially, Lisa hires Bob to help her solve cases by delving into the psyche of a murderer. However, a startling revelation unfolds as it is revealed that Lisa has developed a split personality, leading to the more malicious side of her taking action and killing Bob herself.
Fan Reactions: The End of a Longtime Villain
Fans of the show were thrilled to witness the departure of the long-standing villain. Many viewers expressed their satisfaction with this plot development, with some acknowledging the strength of Lisa’s character in this episode.
Treehouse of Horror: Celebrating the Spooky Season
Treehouse of Horror episodes are known for celebrating the spooky season and often feature parodies of well-known horror and thriller films. The show’s long history of these episodes has made them a fan favorite.
The Future of Sideshow Bob in The Simpsons
While Treehouse of Horror episodes are not considered canonical in The Simpsons’ continuity, it remains to be seen if Sideshow Bob will make a return to the show in the future.
Where to Watch The Simpsons
“The Simpsons” continues to air every weekday at 6 pm on Channel 4 and is also available for streaming on Disney+.