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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- Almost a month after the election, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has conceded defeat to Democrat Roy Cooper. He had previously alleged voter fraud.
- Jill Stein filed a federal lawsuit in Pennsylvania for statewide recount of the 2016 election, after she withdrew a request in state court.
- Amazon is opening a grocery store in Seattle that will allow shoppers to walk in and walk out — without pulling out their wallets 👀🍎