When the Fox Network launched 25 years ago, the "fourth network" was known more for its second run movies than its original programming. 'The Simpsons,' which is in its 23rd season, was one of the station's first breakout hits and helped to make it the prime time powerhouse that it is today.
'The Simpsons' celebrated Fox's 25th anniversary Sunday night with a special message for its parent network. "Congratulations FOX on 25 years…We still love you,*" it read. But there was more.