The Simpsons

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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Dan Castellaneta / Julie Kavner / Nancy Cartwright / Yeardley Smith / Harry Shearer / Hank Azaria / Pamela Hayden / Tress MacNeille / Karl Wiedergott

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    • (1989)
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    • 28 seasons
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    SEASON 28

  • Episode 21Dogtown

    The dogs of Springfield assert their dominance.

  • Episode 20Moho House

    Moe helps Homer and Marge work on their marriage.

  • Episode 18Caper Chase

    Mr. Burns starts his own for-profit university and hires Homer as a professor.

  • Episode 17A Father's Watch

    As Homer and Marge try a different parenting style on Bart, Grampa gives him a special watch.

  • Episode 1622 for 30

    Bart becomes a star basketball player at Springfield Elementary.

  • Episode 14The Cad and the Hat

    Bart deals with his guilt of betraying Lisa; Homer is revealed to be a master chess player.

  • Episode 12The Great Phatsby

    Mr. Burns plots revenge against the music mogul who conned him with help from the mogul's ex-wife, rapper Jazzy James, Homer and Bart.

  • Episode 11Pork and Burns

    A Japanese book on minimalism inspires Marge to adapt to a new way of living, so the Simpsons have to part with items that no longer bring them joy, which includes Homer finding a new home for the family pig.

  • Episode 10The Nightmare After Krustmas

    Krusty and his daughter spend Christmas with the Simpsons. Meanwhile, Reverend Lovejoy seeks converts to boost attendance at church and a Christmas toy scares Maggie.

  • Episode 9The Last Traction Hero

    Homer is placed in a cast following a workplace accident, leading Marge to receive romance from an unexpected source. In the meantime, Lisa attempts to keep the peace as "bus monitor".

  • Episode 8Dad Behavior

    Homer discovers an app that makes his life easier, while Grampa learns that he'll be a father again.

  • Episode 7Havana Wild Weekend

    The Simpsons go to Cuba to get Grampa cheap medical care when the Retirement Castle and V.A. hospital are unable to solve his health problems.

  • Episode 6There Will Be Buds

    Homer coaches the kids' lacrosse team with Kirk Van Houten, who becomes so needy that Homer rants about him being such a loser. Kirk then disappears just as the team needs him for the championship game.

  • Episode 5Trust But Clarify

    Bart and Lisa investigate Krusty's new candy, while Marge helps Homer dress for a promotion at the nuclear plant and Kent Brockman struggles with the changing media world.

  • Episode 4Treehouse of Horror XXVII

  • Episode 3The Town

    Homer takes the family on a "hate-cation" to Boston after he catches Bart rooting for a rival football team.

  • Episode 2Friends and Family

    Homer finds a new friend in a woman who acts just like him when Mr. Burns hires the other Simpsons as his live-in virtual reality family.

  • Episode 1Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus

    Mr. Burns puts on a variety show at the Springfield Bowl.

    SEASON 9

  • Episode 25Natural Born Kissers

    Homer and Marge's attempt to spice up their marriage leads to the couple being chased naked through Springfield.

  • Episode 24Lost Our Lisa

    Lisa gets lost after she tries to take a bus to a museum.

  • Episode 23King of the Hill

    After humiliating Bart at a church picnic, Homer resolves to get in shape. Soon, he is contacted by an energy bar company that wants him to climb a mountain as a promotion.

  • Episode 22Trash of the Titans

    After a feud with the Springfield garbage collectors, Homer decides to run for sanitation commissioner.

  • Episode 21Girly Edition

    Bart and Lisa become locked in competition when they anchor a children's news program. Meanwhile, Homer adopts a helper monkey.

  • Episode 20The Trouble with Trillions

    Homer is forced to spy for the IRS after an audit. But when he is asked to retrieve a trillion dollar bill from Mr. Burns, he switches sides and the two flee to Cuba for refuge.

  • Episode 19Simpson Tide

    Homer causes an international incident after he joins the Naval reserves.

  • Episode 18This Little Wiggy

    Bart is reluctant to hang out with Ralph Wiggum, until he gains access to Chief Wiggum's master key to the city.

  • Episode 17Lisa the Simpson

    Lisa fears she is losing her intelligence when she learns about the fabled Simpson gene. Meanwhile, Jasper freezes himself in the Kwik-E-Mart freezer.

  • Episode 16Dumbbell Indemnity

    Homer and Moe attempt insurance fraud so that Moe can support his new girlfriend. When Homer ends up in jail, Moe has to decide whether or not to come forward.

  • Episode 15The Last Temptation of Krust

    After a disastrous performance, Krusty changes his image and becomes an edgy stand-up.

  • Episode 14Das Bus

    While the kids become stranded on a desert island, Homer attempts to cash in on the Internet.

  • Episode 13The Joy of Sect

    An evil cult called the Movementarians brainwashes the citizens of Springfield and it's up to Marge to get them back.

  • Episode 12Bart Carny

    Bart and Homer befriend two carnies and invite them to stay with them, but the carnies soon swindle the Simpsons out of their house.

  • Episode 11All Singing, All Dancing

    Homer is disappointed when the western he rented turns out to be a musical, so the family reminds him of the musical moments in the show's history.

  • Episode 10Miracle on Evergreen Terrace

    On Christmas Eve, Marge admonishes the family not to open presents until 7 a.m. the next morning. Bart finds a way around the directive and opens his gifts at 5 a.m. However, his prized gift - a remote-controlled fire truck - overheats and causes a fire t

  • Episode 9Realty Bites

    Marge becomes a real-estate agent.

  • Episode 8Lisa the Skeptic

    Another day at Springfield Elementary School, another field trip - this time to an archaeological dig. During the dig, Lisa unearths what appears to be a fossilized human skeleton with wings.

  • Episode 7The Two Mrs. Nahasapeemapetilons

    Marge must pose as Apu's wife to prevent his upcoming arranged marriage.

  • Episode 6Bart Star

    A damning report on childhood obesity in Springfield leads to the formation of a pee-wee football team. After belittling Ned Flanders, Homer ends up coaching the team, but his favoring of Bart makes him unpopular.

  • Episode 5The Cartridge Family

    After a massive soccer riot, Homer decides to invest in a home security system but can't afford the high price. He does the next best thing: He purchases a gun. This is despite Marge's stern opposition to having a gun. Homer plays with the gun like a toy

  • Episode 4Treehouse of Horror VIII

    In "The Homega Man," Homer battles mutants after Springfield is annihilated by a neutron bomb. Then, Bart has his DNA mixed with a fly in "Fly vs. Fly." Finally, Marge is revealed to be a witch in colonial Springfield in "Easy Bake Coven."

  • Episode 3Lisa's Sax

    Homer recounts the story of Bart's first day of school, which corresponds with the story of how Lisa got her saxophone.

  • Episode 2The Principal and the Pauper

    After holding a surprise tribute to Principal Skinner, the town of Springfield is shocked to find out that Seymour Skinner is actually an impostor.

  • Episode 1The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson

    Homer must travel to New York to get his car back, which is illegally parked at World Trade Center Plaza.

    SEASON 7

  • Episode 25Summer of 4 Ft. 2

    After realizing how unpopular she is at school, a disillusioned Lisa sees the vacation to Ned Flanders' beach house that the family has planned as an opportunity to reinvent herself and make some friends.

  • Episode 24Homerpalooza

    Determined to prove he is still cool, Homer takes Bart and Lisa to the Hullabalooza music festival, where he finds he has a talent for being shot in the stomach, and joins the festival's freak show.

  • Episode 23Much Apu About Nothing

    Anti-immigration fever sweeps Springfield, which threatens to lead to the deportation of Apu, until Homer decides to reject the mob mentality and help him become a legal citizen.

  • Episode 22Raging Abe Simpson and His Grumbling Grandson in 'The Curse of the Flying Hellfish'

    Another member of Grampa Simpson's WWII platoon dies, leaving only him and Mr. Burns. Years earlier, the men stole a number of priceless masterpieces from Nazi Germany, and now Mr. Burns aims to ensure he is the one to inherit them.

  • Episode 2122 Short Films About Springfield

    A series of vignettes highlights a day in the life of various Springfield residents.

  • Episode 20Bart on the Road

    Unable to get out of a mis-scheduled spring vacation, Principal Skinner makes up the holiday "Go to Work with Your Parents Day," giving Lisa the chance to spend time with Homer, and Bart ...

  • Episode 19A Fish Called Selma

    Washed-up movie star Troy McClure starts dating Selma in an attempt to silence bizarre rumors about his personal life and resuscitate his career.

  • Episode 18The Day the Violence Died

    Bart and Lisa meet a homeless person who claims to have created Itchy, one half of the cat and mouse team of their favorite cartoon series, "Itchy & Scratchy."

  • Episode 17Homer the Smithers

    When Smithers is forced to take a vacation, he appoints Homer as his temporary replacement.

  • Episode 16Lisa the Iconoclast

    Lisa discovers that her town's beloved founder Jebediah Springfield was in fact a vicious pirate.

  • Episode 15Bart the Fink

    Bart gets a check he wanted signed by Krusty back stamped. As Krusty was supposed to autograph it, Bart wants it taken back to sign, but inadvertently reveals Krusty as a tax fraud. ...

  • Episode 14Scenes from the Class Struggle in Springfield

    After buying a Chanel suit at a bargain price, Marge finds herself invited to a country club by a former schoolmate. Taken in by the opulence of the place, she is soon overcome by a desperation to fit in.

  • Episode 13Two Bad Neighbors

    Former President George Bush and his wife, Barbara, move into the Simpsons' neighborhood and soon clash with Bart and Homer.

  • Episode 12Team Homer

    Homer starts a bowling team with Moe, Apu and Otto, but when Mr. Burns discovers the team was funded with his money, he insists on joining. Meanwhile, Springfield Elementary introduces uniforms.

  • Episode 11Marge Be Not Proud

    Marge's relationship with Bart is strained when he is caught shoplifting before Christmas.

  • Episode 10138th Episode Spectacular

    Troy McClure hosts a retrospective of the first 137 episodes of The Simpsons.

  • Episode 9Sideshow Bob's Last Gleaming

    Sideshow Bob again escapes from prison and takes control of a TV screen at an air show, demanding all television stations immediately go off the air.

  • Episode 8Mother Simpson

    After faking his own death, Homer meets a woman in the cemetery who turns out to be his mother. While he is shocked by her reappearance as he was always told she was dead, she harbors a deep secret.

  • Episode 7King Size Homer

    Determined to avoid a work exercise program, Homer intentionally gains weight in order to qualify for disability and work from home. However, he soon realizes that being morbidly obese comes with its own problems.

  • Episode 6Treehouse of Horror VI

    A freak lightning storm causes giant advertising mascots to come to life, Groundskeeper Willie dies and swears revenge on the kids in their dreams, and Homer accidentally finds himself trapped in another dimension.

  • Episode 5Lisa the Vegetarian

    A trip to a local petting zoo convinces Lisa to give up meat, despite excessive pressure to convince her not to do so.

  • Episode 4Bart Sells His Soul

    When Rev. Lovejoy disciplines Bart for a prank he pulled in church - he tricked the organist into playing Iron Butterfly's ""In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" - he and co-conspirator Milhouse begin arguing over whether man really has a soul. Bart scoffs at the notion a

  • Episode 3Home Sweet Home-Diddily-Dum-Doodily

    Marge and Homer lose custody of the kids, who are sent to live at the Flanders' house.

  • Episode 2Radioactive Man

    Milhouse is cast as Radioactive Man's sidekick in a Hollywood production of the comic book.

  • Episode 1Who Shot Mr. Burns?: Part 2

    As Mr. Burns lies in intensive care, Chief Wiggum - with some help from Lisa - tries to find out who shot him.

    SEASON 6

  • Episode 25Who Shot Mr. Burns?: Part 1

    After Mr. Burns steals oil from Springfield Elementary, an unknown person, seemingly in retaliation, shoots him.

  • Episode 24Lemon of Troy

    When a group of Shelbyville kids steal Springfield's sacred lemon tree, Bart and his friends venture there to get the tree back.

  • Episode 23The Springfield Connection

    Marge deals with corruption and crime when she joins the Springfield police force.

  • Episode 22'Round Springfield

    When Bart is hospitalized, Lisa runs into her hero, Bleeding Gums Murphy, who is also a patient. However, when he dies soon after, she is devastated.

  • Episode 21The PTA Disbands

    Marge fills in for Mrs. Krabappel during a teachers' strike.

  • Episode 20Two Dozen and One Greyhounds

    Santa's Little Helper's new mate has puppies, and Mr. Burns schemes to steal them and make them into a coat.

  • Episode 19Lisa's Wedding

    A fortune teller gives Lisa a look at her wedding in the year 2010.

  • Episode 18A Star Is Burns

    Mr. Burns hosts a film festival in Springfield to improve his image. Film critic Jay Sherman, of "The Critic" is invited, and stays with the Simpsons.

  • Episode 17Homer vs. Patty and Selma

    Desperate for money, Homer takes a loan from Patty and Selma. Meanwhile, Bart discovers a natural talent for ballet.

  • Episode 16Bart vs. Australia

    After he makes a collect call to Australia and refuses to pay for it, Bart sparks an international incident, with the Simpsons forced to travel to the country in order to repair political relations.

  • Episode 15Homie the Clown

    Homer becomes a Krusty the Clown stand-in, but is mistaken for the real Krusty by the Springfield mafia.

  • Episode 14Bart's Comet

    Bart discovers a comet that is on a collision course with Springfield.

  • Episode 13And Maggie Makes Three

    Homer recounts the story of Maggie's birth when the kids ask why there are no photos of her in the family album.

  • Episode 12Homer the Great

    Homer becomes a member of a mysterious organization called the Stonecutters and is heralded as "the chosen one".

  • Episode 11Fear of Flying

    Marge goes into therapy to cure her of her traumatizing fear of flying.

  • Episode 10Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy

    Homer and Abe hit the road to sell Abe's miraculous aphrodisiac.

  • Episode 9Homer Badman

    After a series of misunderstandings, Homer is labeled a pervert. He soon finds himself ostracized by everyone in town, and must try to clear his name.

  • Episode 8Lisa on Ice

    Homer gives all his attention to Bart because he is the star of his hockey team, which makes Lisa jealous. But when a rival team discovers that she is an excellent goalie, Bart suddenly has a rival for Homer's attention.

  • Episode 7Bart's Girlfriend

    Bart falls for Reverend Lovejoy's daughter and is surprised when she becomes a bad influence on him.

  • Episode 6Treehouse of Horror V

    The family's job at Mr. Burns' country estate goes awry when Homer goes mad. Meanwhile, Homer's attempt to repair a toaster results in inadvertent time travel, and Bart and Lisa face ...

  • Episode 5Sideshow Bob Roberts

    Sideshow Bob is released from prison and runs for Mayor of Springfield. When he wins the election, Bart and Lisa suspect foul play and are determined to expose Bob's corruption.

  • Episode 4Itchy & Scratchy Land

    A family vacation to Itchy & Scratchy Land turns disastrous when the robots malfunction and turn on the tourists.

  • Episode 3Another Simpsons Clip Show

    The family recalls past tales of lost love.

  • Episode 2Lisa's Rival

    Lisa is jealous when a new girl in class is smarter than she is. Meanwhile, Homer obtains a massive amount of sugar.

  • Episode 1Bart of Darkness

    After he breaks his leg and becomes confined to his room, Bart begins spying on the residents of Springfield with a telescope. He soon suspects that Ned Flanders has murdered his wife, and asks Lisa to help prove it.

    SEASON 5

  • Episode 22Secrets of a Successful Marriage

    Homer begins teaching a class on how to have a successful marriage, but jeopardizes his own marriage by revealing secrets about himself and Marge.

  • Episode 21Lady Bouvier's Lover

    Grampa falls in love with Marge's mother, but must compete with Mr. Burns for her heart.

  • Episode 20The Boy Who Knew Too Much

    After playing truant from school, Bart witnesses the alleged assault of a waiter by Mayor Quimby's nephew, Freddy. However, if he comes forward, he will have to admit he skipped class, and face the consequences.

  • Episode 19Sweet Seymour Skinner's Baadasssss Song

    Bart takes Santa's little helper to school with him on inspection day and gets Skinner fired, Bart is pleased until Ned Flanders is made his replacement. Bart sets out to find Skinner and get him reinstated.

  • Episode 18Burns' Heir

    After a near-death experience, Mr. Burns realizes he has no legal heir and holds auditions to find one. Bart is eventually chosen, and Mr. Burns plots to turn him against the rest of the Simpson family.

  • Episode 17Bart Gets an Elephant

    Bart wins an elephant in a radio contest.

  • Episode 16Homer Loves Flanders

    After Ned Flanders invites Homer to a major football game, the pair become friends. However, Homer's possessiveness and loutish behaviour slowly turns Ned against him.

  • Episode 15Deep Space Homer

    In an effort to increase the dismal television ratings for their space launches, NASA decides to send an ordinary man into space, and Homer is chosen for the task.

  • Episode 14Lisa vs. Malibu Stacy

    Lisa leads a protest against a talking doll which she believes is sexist.

  • Episode 13Homer and Apu

    When Homer becomes ill after eating contaminated food bought at the Kwik-E-Mart, Apu is fired from his job.

  • Episode 12Bart Gets Famous

    Bart becomes an overnight sensation as the "I didn't do it" boy on Krusty the Clown's show.

  • Episode 11Homer the Vigilante

    An outbreak of burglaries inspires Homer to lead a vigilante group.

  • Episode 10$pringfield

    In order to revitalize its economy, Springfield decides to legalize gambling. As a consequence, Marge becomes addicted to using slot machines, while Mr. Burns develops a Howard Hughes complex.

  • Episode 9The Last Temptation of Homer

    Homer's marriage is in trouble when he develops an attraction to a new co-worker.

  • Episode 8Boy Scoutz 'n the Hood

    After joining the Junior Campers while on a sugar high, Bart reluctantly invites Homer to accompany him on the group's annual father-son rafting trip, which soon goes awry.

  • Episode 7Bart's Inner Child

    Brad Goodman, a self-help guru, comes to Springfield and identifies Bart as a role model for personal happiness because he is in touch with his inner child. Soon, the entire town begins to behave like him.

  • Episode 6Marge on the Lam

    A girls' night out turns into a high speed chase when Marge learns her friend is driving a stolen car.

  • Episode 5Treehouse of Horror IV

    Homer sells his soul to the Devil for a donut, Bart contends with a gremlin on the side of the school bus which only he can see, and the family discovers that Mr. Burns is a vampire.

  • Episode 4Rosebud

    Mr. Burns goes on a desperate quest to recover his cherished childhood toy Bobo, a bear which is now in Maggie's possession.

  • Episode 3Homer Goes to College

    When a surprise inspection of the nuclear power plant reveals that Homer is not qualified to do his job, he is forced to go to college.

  • Episode 2Cape Feare

    After being released from prison on parole, Sideshow Bob plots to murder Bart.

  • Episode 1Homer's Barbershop Quartet

    After the kids find a record with Homer's picture on it, he recalls the story of how he achieved fame in the 1980s with his barbershop quartet, The Be Sharps.

    SEASON 4

  • Episode 22Krusty Gets Kancelled

    A massive advertising blitz announces the arrival of something named "Gabbo". Eventually, Gabbo is revealed to be a Howdy Doody-esque dummy, whose sensational success causes Krusty the Clown's show to be canceled.

  • Episode 21Marge in Chains

    A misunderstanding leads to Marge being imprisoned for shoplifting. In her absence, the family, and eventually, the town itself, descend into chaos.

  • Episode 20Whacking Day

    Marge attempts to home school Bart after he is expelled from Springfield Elementary. Meanwhile, Lisa protests a barbaric local holiday centered around clubbing snakes to death.

  • Episode 19The Front

    Homer goes back to school after it is revealed that he never graduated. Meanwhile, Bart and Lisa ghostwrite for Itchy & Scratchy using Abe's name.

  • Episode 18So It's Come to This: A Simpsons Clip Show

    Homer plays a series of (childish) practical jokes on Bart. To get even, Bart uses a paint mixer at a local hardware store to shake up a can of Homer's beer. Homer opens the can, resulting in a huge explosion that seriously injures the Simpsons patriarch.

  • Episode 17Last Exit to Springfield

    Homer becomes union leader and leads a company strike when Mr. Burns takes away the company dental plan.

  • Episode 16Duffless

    After Homer is arrested for DUI, and loses his driver's license, he is put to the ultimate test when Marge pressures him to give up beer for a month.

  • Episode 15I Love Lisa

    Feeling sorry for Ralph, Lisa sends him a Valentine card. Having developed a crush on her, Ralph invites Lisa to go see the Krusty the Clown show. She accepts but after Krusty asks them if ...

  • Episode 14Brother from the Same Planet

    After Homer forgets to pick up Bart from soccer practice, Bart joins a mentor program called Big Brothers presenting himself as an orphan, and is assigned a big brother called Tom. When ...

  • Episode 13Selma's Choice

    Selma starts to feel broody, but after taking Bart and Lisa to Duff Gardens, she changes her mind.

  • Episode 12Marge vs. the Monorail

    After receiving a considerable donation of money, the people of Springfield decide what to spend it on. Enter Lyle Langley, a jocular salesman who gets Springfield hooked on a monorail ...

  • Episode 11Homer's Triple Bypass

    Years of poor eating habits catch up with Homer when he suffers a massive heart attack. The family can't afford the triple bypass operation he needs from Dr. Hibbert, so they go to a discount quack named Nick Riviera.

  • Episode 10Lisa's First Word

    While trying to coax Maggie into saying her first word, Homer and Marge talk about how Lisa spoke hers.

  • Episode 9Mr. Plow

    Homer buys a truck with an attached snow plow after he destroys his car, and to pay for it, he starts a snow shoveling business, calling himself Mr. Plow. It all goes off without a hitch, ...

  • Episode 8New Kid on the Block

    Bart finds himself attracted to his new 15-year-old neighbor, Laura. Meanwhile, Homer sues an All-You-Can-Eat buffet.

  • Episode 7Marge Gets a Job

    Marge takes a job at the nuclear plant to help pay for the house's foundation repair, and Mr. Burns is smitten by her.

  • Episode 6Itchy & Scratchy: The Movie

    Pulling one prank too many costs Bart the opportunity to see the Itchy and Scratchy Movie.

  • Episode 5Treehouse of Horror III

    An evil Krusty the Clown doll makes life hell for the Simpsons, Marge is captured by a giant ape who falls in love with her, and Bart inadvertently raises the dead.

  • Episode 4Lisa the Beauty Queen

    Lisa enters the Little Miss Springfield pageant.

  • Episode 3Homer the Heretic

    After skipping church one week, Homer decides that he is never going back. However, when a calamity occurs, it takes the combined efforts of a number of people from different faiths to save him.

  • Episode 2A Streetcar Named Marge

    Marge wins the lead in a musical production of "A Streetcar Named Desire", in which Ned Flanders plays Stanley Kowalski. Marge is infuriated by Homer's brutishness and insensitivity during ...

  • Episode 1Kamp Krusty

    Bart and Lisa go off for the summer to Krusty's camp for kids, but instead of meeting Krusty they meet his bean-counting surrogate, Mr. Black. With their children gone, Homer and Marge ...

    SEASON 3

  • Episode 24Brother, Can You Spare Two Dimes?

    After Homer "wins" a $2000 settlement with the plant for radiation affecting his sperm count, his brother Herb comes to Springfield with an idea that could help him get his fortune back.

  • Episode 23Bart's Friend Falls in Love

    Milhouse falls in love with Samantha, a new transfer student, and Bart becomes jealous of all the time they are spending together. Meanwhile, Homer orders a subliminal weight loss tape, but is given a vocabulary builder by mistake.

  • Episode 22The Otto Show

    After Otto loses his job as school bus driver because he does not have a license, Bart convinces Homer and Marge to let Otto stay with them until he gets back on his feet.

  • Episode 21Black Widower

    Sideshow Bob gets out of jail and plots to take his revenge on Bart by marrying his Aunt Selma and killing her.

  • Episode 20Colonel Homer

    Homer becomes the manager of a beautiful young country singer and finds himself almost attracted to her, sparking Marge's jealousy.

  • Episode 19Dog of Death

    The Simpsons wind up regretting paying for an expensive surgery for Santa's Little Helper. He then runs away from home, winds up in the animal shelter, and is adopted by Mr. Burns to become an attack dog.

  • Episode 18Separate Vocations

    The results of a standardized test steer Bart in the direction of law and order at Springfield Elementary School. However, Lisa becomes so depressed by her results that she turns to juvenile delinquency.

  • Episode 17Homer at the Bat

    Homer and his co-workers qualify for the plant softball team's league final, but Mr. Burns hires nine professional MLB players in order to win a $1 million bet.

  • Episode 16Bart the Lover

    After Mrs. Krabappel gives Bart a month of detention, he gets his revenge by responding to her newspaper singles ad. Meanwhile, Marge suggests Homer start a swear jar to stop him cursing.

  • Episode 15Homer Alone

    While Marge spends a couple of days at Rancho Relaxo after she has a breakdown, Bart and Lisa stay with Patty and Selma, and Homer stays at home to take care of Maggie.

  • Episode 14Lisa the Greek

    Homer uses Lisa (and her prognostic skills) to help him bet on football games.

  • Episode 13Radio Bart

    After Bart receives a microphone which can transmit through radios, he decides to pull a series of pranks, and eventually convinces the town that a boy has fallen down a well.

  • Episode 12I Married Marge

    As Marge goes to the doctor for a pregnancy test, Homer tells the children of the events leading up to his marriage and Bart's birth.

  • Episode 11Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk

    Burns decides to retire and sells the power plant to a German consortium for an exorbitant price. Homer's laziness and inefficiency are quickly exposed by his new bosses, and he is laid off.

  • Episode 10Flaming Moe's

    Moe claims that a drink that Homer invented is his own. After the drink makes the bar a local hot spot, Moe gains a number of fair-weather friends but loses Homer's friendship.

  • Episode 9Saturdays of Thunder

    After Homer fails a fathering test, he decides to help Bart build his Soap Box Derby racer. But Bart dumps Homer and their racer after Martin's far superior vehicle suddenly becomes available.

  • Episode 8Lisa's Pony

    After ruining Lisa's performance at the school talent show, Homer tries to make it up by buying her a pony.

  • Episode 7Treehouse of Horror II

    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.

  • Episode 6Like Father, Like Clown

    When the Simpsons have Krusty the Clown over for dinner, he says grace in Hebrew, and recalls his difficult relationship with his father, a rabbi. Bart and Lisa try to reunite the two of them.

  • Episode 5Homer Defined

    Homer is a hero after averting a nuclear meltdown that he nearly caused, but he doesn't want to tell anyone that he stopped it completely by accident.

  • Episode 4Bart the Murderer

    Bart stumbles upon the local mafia boss, and starts working for him on the side. When Principal Skinner goes missing after punishing Bart, he and Fat Tony's gang are suspected of killing him, but they try to get Bart to take the rap.

  • Episode 3When Flanders Failed

    Ned Flanders opens a mall store catering to lefties. Homer, however, wishes Flanders would fail.

  • Episode 2Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington

    Lisa enters a contest and wins a trip to Washington D.C. for the whole family. While there, she discovers corruption and decides to expose the corrupt official.

  • Episode 1Stark Raving Dad

    Homer accidentally lands in a mental hospital and ends up sharing a room with a white man who thinks he is

    SEASON 2

  • Episode 22Blood Feud

    Bart saves Mr. Burns's life. But Homer becomes enraged when Mr. Burns doesn't return the favor by sending the Simpsons what he considers to be an appropriate "thank you" gift.

  • Episode 21Three Men and a Comic Book

    Bart, Milhouse and Martin each pitch in to buy an expensive comic book, which soon has a disastrous effect on their friendship.

  • Episode 20The War of the Simpsons

    Homer must decide which is more important: completing counseling to save his marriage or skipping out to catch a legendary catfish. Meanwhile, at home, Bart and Lisa take advantage of Grampa's ignorance of the house rules.

  • Episode 19Lisa's Substitute

    Lisa has a crush on her substitute teacher, who seemingly represents everything that Homer is not. Meanwhile, Bart decides to run for class president, and becomes the overwhelming favorite.

  • Episode 18Brush with Greatness

    After becoming trapped in a water slide, Homer decides to go on a diet, while Marge enrolls in an art class and is soon commissioned to paint a portrait of Mr. Burns.

  • Episode 17Old Money

    After Grampa's new girlfriend dies and leaves him $106,000 in her will, he tries to decide what to do with it.

  • Episode 16Bart's Dog Gets an F

    After an uncontrollable Santa's Little Helper destroys several important Simpson possessions, Homer announces that he will be thrown out of the house unless he completes obedience training.

  • Episode 15Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?

    After Grampa is hospitalized, he reveals that Homer has a half-brother, and the family soon discovers the brother, named Herb, owns a car company. However Herb's hiring of Homer to design a new car may be his undoing.

  • Episode 14Principal Charming

    After attending a co-worker's wedding, Selma begins to fear she will die alone. However, when Homer tries to set her up with Principal Skinner, he falls for Patty instead.

  • Episode 13Homer vs. Lisa and the Eighth Commandment

    Homer gets a crooked cable guy to install free cable in the Simpson home, and as a result, Lisa faces an ethical crisis over her family's stealing.

  • Episode 12The Way We Was

    Homer and Marge tell the story of how they met and fell in love in high school.

  • Episode 11One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, Blue Fish

    After apparently consuming poison blowfish, Homer is told that he only has 24 hours to live.

  • Episode 10Bart Gets Hit by a Car

    While skateboarding down the street, Bart is hit by a car driven by Mr. Burns. Homer turns down Mr. Burns' token offer of $100, and instead hires ambulance-chaser Lionel Hutz to bring an outrageous lawsuit against the millionaire.

  • Episode 9Itchy and Scratchy and Marge

    Marge becomes a crusader against cartoon violence after watching The Itchy and Scratchy Show.

  • Episode 8Bart the Daredevil

    After seeing a motorcycle daredevil at a monster truck show, Bart becomes a death-defying daredevil skateboarder.

  • Episode 7Bart vs. Thanksgiving

    On Thanksgiving, Bart gets into a fight with the family and runs away from home, before sharing a turkey dinner with a group of homeless people at a soup kitchen, and learning the true meaning of the holiday in the process.

  • Episode 6Dead Putting Society

    In an attempt to show up Ned Flanders, Homer pits Bart against Ned's son, Todd, in a miniature golf competition.

  • Episode 5Dancin' Homer

    Homer's heckling of the Springfield Isotopes baseball team during one of their games inadvertently leads to his appointment as the new team mascot.

  • Episode 4Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish

    After the power plant experiences bad publicity and is threatened with closure, Mr. Burns decides to run for Governor in order to have power over the law.

  • Episode 3Treehouse of Horror

    The Simpsons move into a cursed house, then are abducted by aliens, before Homer is ensconced in a tale by Edgar Allen Poe.

  • Episode 2Simpson and Delilah

    Homer lies on a medical insurance form in order to obtain a miracle hair restoring drug.

  • Episode 1Bart Gets an F

    Mrs. Krabappel becomes fed up with Bart's lackadaisical approach to his studies. After he bluffs his way through a book report and fails a history exam, she gives him an ultimatum: shape up or repeat the fourth grade.

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  • Episode 13Some Enchanted Evening

    Homer and Marge enjoy a night out on the town. Meanwhile, at home, the kids deal with a diabolical babysitter.

  • Episode 12Krusty Gets Busted

    Homer witnesses a robbery at the Kwik-E-Mart, where the culprit is a man dressed like Bart's hero, Krusty the Clown. Does the children's television host have a sinister second life, or is there more to the story than meets the eye?

  • Episode 11The Crepes of Wrath

    After another of Bart's pranks at school, Principal Skinner suggests he participate in a student exchange program. However, he is sent to France and forced to work all hours in a vineyard, with little chance of escape.

  • Episode 10Homer's Night Out

    After a photograph of Homer canoodling with an exotic dancer is distributed throughout Springfield, he finds himself kicked out of the house by Marge.

  • Episode 9Life on the Fast Lane

    Marge contemplates an affair with a handsome bowling instructor.

  • Episode 8The Telltale Head

    Bart gets more than he bargained for when he saws the head off a statue of the town's founder.

  • Episode 7The Call of the Simpsons

    Jealous of Ned Flanders' new RV, Homer purchases one of his own, but the family's trip into the wilderness soon goes awry.

  • Episode 6Moaning Lisa

    A depressed Lisa's spirit is lifted when she meets a jazz-man, Bleeding Gums Murphy.

  • Episode 5Bart the General

    After being beaten up by Nelson Muntz one too many times, Bart turns to Grampa for help, and soon leads a rebellion against the school bully.

  • Episode 4There's No Disgrace Like Home

    After being embarrassed by the rest of the family at a company picnic, Homer becomes obsessed with improving their behavior towards each other.

  • Episode 3Homer's Odyssey

    While Bart's class is touring the power plant on a field trip, Homer crashes a cart into a radioactive pipe. In the aftermath, the plant is forced to shut down and Homer loses his job.

  • Episode 2Bart the Genius

    Bart ends up at a school for gifted children after cheating on an IQ test.

  • Episode 1Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire

    Christmas seems doomed for the Simpson family when Homer receives no holiday bonus. Hoping to make extra money, he becomes a mall Santa Claus in an attempt to bring the family a happy holiday.