2. Matt Groening claims the idea for Futurama came to him while listening to the song “Robot Blues” by The Incredible String Band.
11. Leela’s full name Turanga Leela is named after Olivier Messiaen’s 1948 “Turangalîla-Symphonie.”
25. And lastly, here’s Fry’s favorite song “Walking On Sunshine,” get pumped!
Also fun fact, if you ever search for Futurama pictures on Google, you should definitely use safe search… yuck.
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- The White House blocked several media outlets it's been critical of, including BuzzFeed, from a closed-door briefing by Press Secretary Sean Spicer.
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