Geek Of The Week: Moe Syzslak

Geek Of The Week: Moe Syzslak

Morris “Moe” Szyslak is a fictional character from the animated television series The Simpsons. He is voiced by Hank Azaria and first appeared in the series premiere episode “Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire”. Moe is the proprietor and bartender of Moe’s Tavern, a Springfield bar frequented by Homer Simpson, Barney Gumble, Lenny Leonard, Carl Carlson, Sam, Larry, and others.

Moe’s personality includes an ill temper, which has also involved numerous suicide attempts. Other running jokes featuring him include being prank called by Bart Simpson, running illegal activities from his bar, and an ambiguous ethnic origin.

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