To celebrate the first year of It’s A Stampede!, every day for 365 days I am presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

December 20th – On this day in 1998, US television network, Fox airs the ninth episode of The Simpsons’ tenth season – ‘Mayored to the Mob’. Written by Ron Hauge, the episode features a number of science fiction references, as well as a guest appearance from Star Wars actor, Mark Hamill.

More tomorrow…