30 Nov '16, 8pm

How to Run a Marathon (As Told Through Simpsons Memes)

How to Run a Marathon (As Told Through Simpsons Memes)

Last week on FXX, a marathon of every Simpsons episode ever—that’s right, all 600 of them—began, much to the joy of lifelong fans of the show. Several Runner’s World editors have been filling their nights catching all the classic episodes that will continue to run through December 6. The only episode that references an actual marathon comes from “New Kids on the Blecch,” (Season 12, Episode 14) where seemingly everyone in Springfield lines up to run 26.2 miles. Inspired by the episode airing on Tuesday night, we wanted to describe the nerves and excitement that comes from running a real marathon—through the joy and magic that are Simpsons gifs and memes. Enjoy.

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