What’s On Tonight: Salute the spooktacular sexcentenary of The Simpsons
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Sunday, October 16. All times are Eastern.
The Simpsons (Fox, 8 p.m.): Here’s something scary for you: The Simpsons has now been on the air for six hundred episodes. Wow, it’s sure come a long way since an old drunk made humans out of his rabbit characters in order to pay off his gambling debts. Fittingly, The Simpsons gets to mark its august occasion with the latest installment of its beloved Treehouse Of Horror series. Last year’s terrifying triptych saw Sideshow Bob finally kill his old archenemy (or rather his second old archenemy after rakes), and this year features the return of Frank Grimes (or Grimey, as he liked to be called). Remember Frank Grimes? Now he’s back, in ghost form! Also: there’s a virtual reality opening called “Planet Of The …