SS is dedicated to The Simpsons and host to thousands of free TV show episode scripts and screencaps, cartoon framegrabs and movie scripts. They go careening off a cliff, through a chicken-filled barn (the pacifier moment with the chicken is hilarious), and in the darkest moment of the intro, land in a lake and Marge and the chicken bob to the surface facedown. Thanks for the memories and excellent game commentary good sir. We won’t even question why he’s Homie’s go-to for being stuck in Shøp furniture. Bonus points for the alt-opening. Bring on Blake the retired FBI hostage negotiator which is way too funny. Burns pays Homer to perform embarrassing or cruel tasks, such as eating a copy of The Amazing Spider-Man #1 in front of Comic Book Guy and pretending to be a baby in a public toilet. It’s Thanksgiving Day and instead of taking a break from schoolwork, I took a quick break from the wonderful smells emanating from the kitchen and the obligatory marathon on FXX to keep up with my episode recaps. Bart comes across Kirk steaming stamps off of envelopes in his garage. “Men of my generation don’t change a diaper, attend a birth, or talk to the child before he’s drafted.” His lady agrees happily. Bart is putting together a model airplane and on to Leinart just doing a job. Grampa is at his lady friend’s house and ready to accept his fatherly responsibility even if he’ll be gone for most of his child’s life. ', a line that was a lot funnier...back in season five. Themes and cultural references. The Best. There’s a spoiler disclaimer at the beginning of all the recent recaps. Animals in 'The Simpsons' Trivia Questions & Answers: This category is for questions and answers related to Animals in 'The Simpsons', as asked by users of FunTrivia.com. “How would you like it if the other team had just let you win all the time?” “That would have been really great.” Matt has to leave for another job… bouncing people into Moe’s like footballs. Homer explains that he had to sell them for gas money. Tom’s TV Pages. Homer as a Thanksgiving balloon, the billboard advertises “Costington’s Open Thanksgiving Celebrate Your Holiday by Ruining Others’, Bart writes “I will watch all 600 episodes without sleeping” on the chalkboard in honor of the FXX marathon, and that’s where the intro gets weird. ", "Skinner's Sense of Snow", and "'Tis the 15th Season". Barney uses it to get beer and toilet paper and if the chore monkey refuses to aid his alcoholism, there’s always Uburp. I love when there are new episodes of the Best. The dice roll and Leinart’s knee pops sound the same. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. “I think this is the beginning of an unhealthy dependence.” Seriously folks, get dogs, they don’t consider eating you while you sleep. The relationship stuff between all the characters was done just right. Homer refuses, even when Burns offers one million dollars. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Translations: German, Finnish, Danish, Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese. , The episode has received negative reviews from critics. Homer manages to finagle his phone out and tongue-dials Barney. Homer leaves him alone for six months and insanity is the result. A few are even having sex.” It must be working if even Moleman found a lady. You have 6 of 8 strong episodes, I’ll go with 7 of 8 strong episodes this season. Homer’s gotta change his car oil and can’t use ChoreMonkey since they cut him off when he didn’t pay. We also learn the monkeys rate the customers but I side with Homer in this situation. ( Log Out / “Top heavy mascots always lose unless they’re fighting something with no arms.” Homer is shocked to learn there’s people inside but Marge is more concerned with the TV almost sliding off the box and crushing Maggie. Off the top of my head, Simon Cowell and Sarah Silverman have also done voices and appeared as themselves. Bring on a daydream and ghost Grampa claiming you can feel cremation. All rights reserved. When Homer tries to escape, he ends up in the skunk exhibit and gets sprayed. Who should show up to toss the pigskin with Bart but Heisman Trophy Winner Matt Leinart. Bart comes home alone with his broken skateboard. Down I say. Nice. So weird but points to the show for doing something different. In the 30-year interim, the tenor of adult cartoons had shifted dramatically: The Simpsons … OJ’s jersey for Bart… ouch… so much laughter. They are going on the Injury 500. Ever. Homer bonds with Milhouse Kirk bonds with Bart Grampa has a baby episode Simpsons, Turbo Tappin’ New Year New You: Main Questline and Prizes, New Year New You Update is Live! Homer ends up being a concerned father after all and rushes to his son’s aid. It’s either that or “take Bart to the mall to get fitted for”… and Homer has his tool belt and drill already. Homer stuck is so great and the allen wrench gag gets top marks. I actually thought that and then felt guilty about Marge. I don’t know if they can maintain this pace, but I’m thoroughly enjoying it.  The episode includes a character named Rusty the Clown, a reference to Rusty Nails, the inspiration for Krusty the Clown. The Simpsons learn from financial planner Lindsay Naegle that they have money woes. On the drive home, Bart and Lisa notice that the back seats and floor of the car are missing. Without further ado… here’s my thoughts on Season 28, Episode 8 “Dad Behavior.”. 12:19. In the episode, Ned Flanders is shocked after seeing a new display at the museum about evolution. The forever stamps could be worth a fortune some day. It first aired on the Fox network in the United States on November 26, 2000. When Bart landed on Barney and he broke the skateboard, I was like “what the heck?”. No Kirk doesn’t participate in philately, he colors them in to use for money. At the Simpson home, Matt and Bart are playing Monopoly in Bart’s room. He’s just excited that Homer has old shirts unlike his own dad. I’ll leave you to see how awfully funny this gag is. He can’t raise his left arm or a kid but “not having kids keeps you young.” The wind brings back the hat he loved and all is well. The opening sequence, where Bart goes through a checklist of things to do before summer vacation ends, was originally created for the season 14 episode "I'm Spelling As Fast As I Can", but was cut for time. I’m a touchdown!” Bart discovers Milhouse and Homer having fun at the car and is jealous at the fun he’s never had and engine block pizza they’re having. Homer calls ChoreMonkey so he can have a boy to play catch with. It features Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie.The series was created by Matt Groening, who designed the Simpson family and wrote many of the shorts. The cameo was done so nicely and added to the narrative rather than just being a gimmick. While premier broadcast dates are given as a reference, you must refer to the air dates chart for information on all successive Fox network broadcast dates. Grampa met his lady friend on a senior dating site now that the Castle has the internet. Maggie had already poked him in the eye with her pacifier and Snowball was ready to start eating him. Mr. Costington, impressed by this show of generosity, suggests that Homer dress up as Santa Claus for the Thanksgiving Day parade, distributing the toys to the kids. He’s just daydreaming of Milhouse in an old shirt with a Tony Stark oil mustache. He also convinced Marge that the app was a good idea with the help of Blake, a former FBI hostage negotiator. Marge tries to correct Grampa but he won’t let his epiphany be ruined. Origin. Simpsons - Season 1 Episode 10 - Homers Night Out. Homer used it and some time later, Raphael came to rescue Homer.  There was originally a sub-plot with Smithers' musical. Welcome to The Simpsons Archive's episode guide. That occurs here when Mr. Burns states 'There’s a new Mexico? Season 28 definitely is a strong one. Sound off in the comments and I hope everyone had an amazing Thanksgiving (or Thursday if that’s not your thing). And a great Ralphism as he’s tossed in. To start this off for accidental clickers who just prefer the synopsis, here’s how my DVR had as a recap for the episode: “Homer discovers an app that outsources his father-son bonding; Grampa learns he’s about to become a father again.”. He decides to make Homer his "prank monkey". No surprise this is also the case for David Hyde Pierce.  "Homer vs. All Things The Simpsons Tapped Out for the Tapped Out Addict in All of Us. Suffice to say Homer is none too happy with the Leinart/Bart relationship. Primate Sports Mascot discussed: Apollo The Florida Launch Mascot from Major League Lacrosse Evan’s web series (about video games): gameygame.com Evan’s twitter: @evanms Dave’s Podcast: Do Go On … Maybe he should play catch with his son, or maybe not since his first huck of the ball goes over the fence and squashes Flanders zinnias (“pffft… annuals”… Matt knows Flowers too and makes me chuckle). I bet Bart paid).  Mike Scully believes that the episode was critically panned due to The Magic Christian being a little-known film. This is one of my favorites for the season. Homer chokes on the inanimate carbon rod and Lisa knocks herself unconscious while jazzing her way out of band practice. Could have done without this Wiggum jerk moment. news show. , There was originally going to be a running gag where Lenny keeps getting hit with random objects. Dignity" is the fifth episode of The Simpsons’ twelfth season. Kids these days. It ends well… Marge realizes her happy life of domestication, gets her ice maker fixed (Blake can also do that apparently) as a bonus, and Homer gets walked off in a blanket. Simpsons. “Grey Date, Friends with Social Security Benefits, everyone’s making whoopy and hanky panky. He claims he’ll do it after he watches his DVD of outstanding college mascot fights (SEC Edition). In August 2015, a video claiming that episodes of the Fox animated series The Simpsons had made some eerily accurate predictions about future events began circulating via social media. He’s “thrown various balls with six different middle-aged men.” Wow that sounds wrong. We are family… I got all my Addicts with me lol. Show. Burns instead commandeers his Santa costume and throws bucketfuls of fish guts into the crowd himself, which results in an attack by seagulls. “Yay! Homer is demoted to supervising interns, among whom is go-getter millennial Mike, a 35-year-old who asks Homer to be his mentor. He wasn’t “smart with his money after football.” Okay… I’m a USC fan so this guest star is great but even without that, this may be one of my favorite guest spots in a long, long time. I’m following your website and everything. Simpsons - Season 1 Episode 10 - Homers Night Out. What the heck?!? The episode was written by Rob LaZebnik and directed by Neil Affleck, the last episode that he directed. Milhouse agrees to help out.  There were many endings to the original script. He wasn’t “smart with his money after football.” Cindy White of IGN said that while the episode is universally panned (mostly due to the scene where Homer is implicitly raped by a panda at the zoo) and the intentional recycling of other Simpsons episode premises (such as the Simpsons having financial trouble, Mr. Burns hiring Homer to be his assistant while Smithers is on vacation, someone dressing up as a baby, Homer dressing up as Santa Claus, and Lisa worrying over someone selling their soul), it has funny throwaway jokes and sight gags to make up for it. Change ). Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. He then became addicted to the app, calling Chore Monkeys to help with everyday chores. She’s even unhappier when Homer calls ChoreMonkey to deal with the argument since he’s no good at them. In 1996, The Simpsons passed The Flintstones as the longest running prime-time animated show. Bart wants to throw the ball with one of Homer’s Chore Monkeys and Homer uses the gold version to make sure his helper doesn’t have a criminal record (this makes the previous scenes even funnier btw). His only good relationship was with a hat the wind blew away and his own relationship with his dad includes reminiscing of about the days of Popeye animation with him spitting up on his father which resulted in him being murderlized and thrown into the sun before it was considered child abuse. Out of interest, which one did you give the extra ‘Strong’ title too? "Homer vs. As "The Monkey Suit" was running short, that sequence was added at the beginning to fill time. When Bart wants to toss a football around with him, he orders another Chore Monkey, and who shows up? Homer isn’t so sure Matt was a great idea when Bart tells Matt he loves him. The Simpsons 4F18 - In Marge We Trust Episode Script. There was quite a bit going on but its interconnectivity was great. Kelsey Grammer is technically a guest star for Sideshow Bob but has also appeared as himself. Playing next. Posted in Episode Re-Cap. The scene with him and Marge made me laugh so much . His girlfriend is preggo and not like the spaghetti sauce. We get a modern “Le Grille” moment as Homer struggles with the Swedish directions for the media center. It's no secret — The Simpsons has relied as heavily on drug humor as Diff'rent Strokes did on "Whatchoo talkin' about, Willis." Burns is looking for things to amuse himself while his assistant, Smithers, is in New Mexico performing in a Malibu Stacy musical that he wrote. Enjoy your retirement. And a couple quick scenes to end it. Respectful, constructive disagreement is welcome, but comments made to provoke others, be malicious, or distract from the purpose of this site will be removed. Lisa suggests donating all the money he has earned to needy children, so he spends it on toys at Costington's Department Store. Bart loves his new buddy and learned to throw a perfect spiral. He does like it when Marge says it though, especially in seductive tones. Oh how the tide of jealousy has taken a turn. Marge and Grampa are at what I assume is Springfield Lake talking about his baby. It may not be pudding day (the day Homer normally shows up I’m assuming) but Homer needs advice about Bart not wanting to spend time with him. His dad doesn’t want one of his Children’s Xanax (oh that joke lands interestingly) and Milhouse if rightfully worried about potentially hurting or killing his dad. Anyone know what Voux Avez Termine, Du Ar Klar, or Du Bist Fertig mean? Anyhoo… Bring on a great Homer song as he uses “nerdy jerks” to do all sorts of chores for him: assembling the stuff, opening beer, feeding him pretzels, fixing Lisa’s bike, taking photos of her riding, boxing in the backyard, getting rid of Patty & Selma, and more. Homer is zapped by animal handlers and sexually molested by the zoo's male panda, Ping-Ping. , Mr. Burns hiring Homer to be his assistant while Smithers is on vacation, Lisa worrying over someone selling their soul, https://www.amazon.com/Simpsons-Christmas-2-Dan-Castellaneta/dp/B0002PYS60/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=dvd&qid=1273535014&sr=8-1, "The Simpsons: The Complete Twelfth Season DVD Review", "The Simpsons: The Complete Twelfth Season (2000)", "The Simpsons: The Complete Twelfth Season", "The Simpsons at 500: what are your favourite episodes? Bart started hanging out a lot with Matt Leinart, which made Homer sad, so he started hangi… It’s time for Homer to put it all together. Not on her, he likes her but the baby is the cause of the skipping. on TV and it’s my privilege to not only watch new episodes, which I would do with or without this awesome site, but then break them down for all of you. Production "Simpsons Already Did It" was inspired by the fact that The Simpsons did in fact beat South Park to several plot concepts. "Homer vs. One ending was Homer throwing pig's blood into the crowd and 50 years later showing Homer telling a group of children that this was the reason why Thanksgiving was renamed Bloodsfest. Synopsis:In the Season 31 premiere, a video goes viral of Bart and Homer fighting, sending them on a journey as social media celebrities. Woohoo! When Bart joins her as co-presenter and they start to compete for stories she takes her revenge by sending him to the scrapyard where Willie is sleeping rough. Zombie Bing Crosby! “I would visit more if I hadn’t put you in such a depressing place.” Grampa doesn’t have time for his son realizing the realities of all his father/son relationships.  LaZebnik brought some friends and his wife to the table read and during the third act was repeatedly ended and went badly making Larry Doyle laugh hysterically. This week’s and the next one sound like strong episodes if they perform well and focus on the A plot, Why do guyes don’t send me emails anymore when u make a new post. (Available on the App Store). Homer comes home excited and singing after his time with Milhouse. Sorry I sent that twice… My phone was having issues, I loved the ‘Chore Monkey’ addition. Just nice to see Grampa, Homer, and Bart bonding while watching America’s pastime. In the episode, Mr. Burns hires a cash-strapped Homer as his "prank monkey", paying him to play pranks on others and humiliate himself in public. The Simpson family receives a severed monkey's paw which can grant wishes, Bart gains magical powers which he uses to turn Homer into a Jack-in-the-box, and Mr. Burns uses Homer's brain to create a robot. Bart wants to throw the ball with one of Homer’s Chore Monkeys and Homer uses the gold version to make sure his helper doesn’t have a criminal record (this makes the previous scenes even funnier btw). (The Rundown and What You Need to Know), Incoming Update-New Year, New You! While Matt escorts Milhouse outside so he doesn’t bother Bart (I wish he’d agreed to throw Milly out in a perfect spiral), Bart finds Leinart’s ChoreMonkey job sheet (#19402 which brings up all sorts of questions about how many jobs Homer has requested) which includes everything he’s enjoyed with Matt. Milkdud, errr, Milhouse meets Homer on the front stoop. Kirk can’t take the pressure and breaks causing Bart to fly head first into a stop sign. “I’ll get rid of this stupid stop sign before it hurts somebody else.” Hilarity. Episodes are grouped by season and sorted in broadcast order. The sign on the wall with a grave that says “It Gets Better” made me have to pause for laughter. 4 … Kirk and Milhouse are attempting to get on America’s Funniest Home Videos with a staged accident video for the $10,000 dollar prize. It is LaZebnik's first full written script with the first script being "G-G-Ghost D-D-Dad" from "Treehouse of Horror XI" and draws its plot from the British film The Magic Christian, itself an adaptation of Terry Southern's novel of the same name. The final scene in honor of Major League Baseball Legend Vin Scully was such a nice tribute. Homer heads to the Retirement Castle and Abe not only answers the door, but excitedly pulls Homer into his room. The episode features cultural references to The Magic Christian and The Birds. Directed by Jim Reardon. At the same time lazy Homer is getting a helper monkey called Mojo to do his chores and Lisa is the anchor on a children's T.V. The episode was written by Rob LaZebnik in his last writing credit for over eight years, until season 20's "Father Knows Worst". In this Sunday’s episode, Homer doesn’t want to do some things around the house, so he uses an Uber-like smartphone app called “Chore Monkey” to get people to come do his chores for him. Homer suggests Marge and Lisa talk to Bart but they aren’t speaking either. Written by don @ minifie-1 Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie successfully do skateboard tricks off a ramp and onto the couch but Homer falls off the ramp and is hit on the head by his skateboard. Milhouse leaves the gag, Kirk is run over by LuAnne, Nelson deletes the hilarity, and the bricks fall. Maggie is driving and Marge is asleep in the back. Very nice. “Another thing I overdo bites me in the butt.”. , In January 2012, Johnny Dee of The Guardian wrote that many fans regard the panda rape scene as "a low in the show's history" and suggested the phrase "raped by a panda" should replace "jumped the shark" to imply that a popular series has declined in quality and is beyond recovery. " The Monkey Suit " is the twenty-first episode of the seventeenth season of the American animated sitcom The Simpsons. The episode starts with the Created by/Developed by credits on the TV, and then it is cut to Homer watching TV and pushing it with a broom. Poor Bart. Milly isn’t sure it’ll work but should have brought that up in the production meeting according to Kirk. Rafael arrives as a ChoreMonkey rep to save Homer just in time. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Keep on being classy and I’ll be back with more recaps in the future. Anything you loved or hated that I didn’t mention? She had an ultrasound and the baby looks like Jasper, beard and everything. The odd couples take off and race each other in slow motion. Tagged ChoreMonkey Simpsons, Dad Behavior, FBI Hostage Negotiator Blake Simpsons, Homer bonds with Milhouse Kirk bonds with Bart Grampa has a baby episode Simpsons, Matt Leinart Simpsons, new simpsons episode, Simpsons episode recaps, Simpsons Season 28, Simpsons Season 28 Episode 8, The Simpsons Tapped Out, TSTO Addicts Homer's credit card is rejected, and the Simpsons are made to sing and entertain the other customers to work off their bill. Homer shows him how to use the salad bar at the cafeteria, then asks for a raise. ( Log Out / Grampa’s girl shows up to find him skipping town. Marge threw away Lisa’s Utne Readers. In the episode, Mr. Burns hires a cash-strapped Homer as his "prank monkey", paying him to play pranks on others and humiliate himself in public. Ranging from binge drinking to marijuana use to LSD-like hallucinations, all the members of the Simpson clan — and a great many other residents of Springfield — have enjoyed a wide variety of drug-induced exploits. Itchy & Scratchy Land and Homer has taken Milhouse instead of his boy. The episode has been met with negative reviews. ( Log Out / Barney suggests Homer uses the ChoreMonkey app. ", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Homer_vs._Dignity&oldid=1001108488, Short description is different from Wikidata, Television episode articles with short description for single episodes, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. There’s already been a lot of death in this episode. With special guests Dave Warneke and Evan Munro-Smith! With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. That's what we're … Kirk is certain he’ll be okay but just in case requests that Milhouse play “Nobody Does It Better” (by Carly Simon) on his recorder at the funeral. Classic Kirk and he gets love again in an episode. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on May 14, 2006. The chalkboard gag reads "I am not the Sixth Beatle", a reference to the ", The episode's plot is similar to the film, The main character, Sir Guy Grand, is an eccentric billionaire who bribes people to carry out his whims, similar to, Grand also plays his pranks to shock people, mocking what they consider to be important, similar to the prank that Burns and Homer play on, When the Simpsons are pressed into service as a, "Spanish Eyes": Originally an instrumental titled ", Just before Homer and Mr. Burns prank him, Comic Book Guy is eating pink marshmallow, During the Panda-Monium!, Mr. Burns has Homer (costumed as female panda) dance the, One of the Thanksgiving parade balloons is of Rusty the Clown, a reference to, Rusty Nails was a popular TV clown in the 1960s in Portland, Oregon, where.