Fred’s and Carrie’s characters moved in next door to Homer.
They inspired the entire Simpson family to be a little more conscious of being cool.
Eventually, the entire town of Springfield turned into Portlandia.
All good things must come to an end — and this did, as soon as the New York Times named Springfield “America’s Coolest City.”
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