'The Simpsons' season 12 (2000-2001)

<b>In Springfield:</b> The second episode of the series to use digital ink and paint, which would become standard practice two seasons later.

<b>Beyond Springfield:</b> Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia; first resident crew enters the International Space Station; Supreme Court stops Florida recount, making George W. Bush president.

<b>Notable guests:</b> The Who, Stephen King, John Updike, Andre Agassi, Serena Williams, Amy Tan, Drew Barrymore, 'N Sync.

<b>Season rating:</b> 14.7 million viewers.

( Fox / September 23, 2014 )

In Springfield: The second episode of the series to use digital ink and paint, which would become standard practice two seasons later. Beyond Springfield: Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia; first resident crew enters the International Space Station; Supreme Court stops Florida recount, making George W. Bush president. Notable guests: The Who, Stephen King, John Updike, Andre Agassi, Serena Williams, Amy Tan, Drew Barrymore, 'N Sync. Season rating: 14.7 million viewers.

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