RM1,000 reward for Homer's return

PETALING JAYA: A reward of RM1,000 has been offered for the “safe” return of the life-sized statue of Homer Simpson, which was stolen on Monday.
The reward is offered by movie studio Twentieth Century Fox, which is scheduled to release The Simpsons movie in Malaysia next month.

The statue was stolen from the Golden Screen Cinemas at the 1 Utama Shopping Complex here at 3am.

The theft was recorded on closed-circuit television cameras.

Motion Picture Association country manager Nor Hayati Yahaya appealed for the return of Homer, saying that the Simpsons family was due to be displayed at Malaysia Consumers Day 2007 next month.
“There is an estimated five million Simpsons fans in Malaysia,” she said.

The statue was stolen after the late night movie screening ended about 3am.

The 1.2-metre tall Homer statue was placed alongside other Simpsons statues at a display couch.

CCTV images provided by the shopping complex show two men carrying Homer out of the building. Another TV grab shows the statue in the boot of a Proton Waja.

Two police reports were lodged over the incident.

District police chief ACP Mazlan Mansor confirmed the reports. He said investigations were under way to track down the culprits.

The Simpsons is an animated American sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.

It is a satirical parody of the “Middle American” lifestyle epitomised by its title family, which consists of Homer, wife Marge, son Bart, daughter Lisa and baby daughter Maggie.

The show is set in the fictional town of Springfield and lampoons many aspects of the human condition, as well as American culture, society as a whole and television itself.

The Simpsons is currently the longest-running American sitcom and the longest-running American animated programme.

Since its debut on Dec 17, 1989, the show has aired 400 episodes over 18 seasons. The 19th season is due to be aired in 2007/2008.

http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Thursday/National/20070621085843/Article/index_html

And He Was Just sitting there…!!

Hahahahahahaha

It’s probably sitting in someone’s living room now.

Thanks for the pic ian…

Pencuri ‘Homer Simpson’ pakai selipar Jepun weiii… :lol: :lol:

Coming soon in next episode of ‘The Simpsons’: Homer visits Malaysia & gets kidnapped by 2 slipper-wearing kidnappers…& the reward offer is RM1,000… :lol: So what can a Malaysian do with loud mouth Homer? :roll:

So what can a Malaysian do with loud mouth Homer?

Drink Duff and watch TV all day lazy-eyed.

Said one thief to another after looking at themselves caught in the act: DOH !!

Meeoow! Hi, we’re the three ■■■■■■■ together…maybe we can be in the next Simpson episode as The Three Musketeers … heroes who rescue Homer! Our reward: America’s largest Alaskan fish! We’ll cry, “All ■■■■■■■ for one ■■■■■; one ■■■■■ for all ■■■■■■■!” :lol: :wink:

The reward was onli RM1000… wow… i guess with that 1.2-metre tall Homer statue … others outside will offer more than RM1000 for it…

[size=150]Homer is home now…[/size]

Source:http://thestar.com.my/news/story.asp?file=/2007/6/22/nation/18100474&sec=nation

Friday June 22, 2007

Cops home in on Homer thieves

PETALING JAYA: Police have solved the case involving the theft of a life-sized model of Homer Simpson, the lovable, bumbling father figure in The Simpsons.

The model was stolen from Golden Screen Cinemas at 1 Utama Shopping Complex here on Monday but thanks to CCTV footage, police managed to track down the two thieves.

The thieves, students aged 21 and 22, are believed to be the fans of the animated sitcom.

We advised them to surrender the model and the two boys heeded our advice and turned up at the police station at about 8pm on Wednesday, Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Mazlan Mansor said yesterday.

The two have been released on bail.

Ahahaha kerja student rupa nye… :smiley: