The Simpsons Fans Mourn Larry the Barfly's Death

Beloved background character Larry the Barfly died in a recent Simpsons episode.

He debuted in the show's first Christmas special back in 1989.

Larry rarely spoke but was a regular fixture at Moe's Tavern.

Homer and the gang attend his funeral and confront their own failings as friends.

They embark on a road trip to scatter his ashes, learning surprising things about Larry.

Turns out, Larry felt a deep connection to the guys, even if it wasn't reciprocated.

His death leads to a touching moment of growth for Homer and his friends.

The episode also reveals Larry's secret connection to a jewel smuggling operation!

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