Friday, June 19The CDP's Top 100 Simpsons Episodes: #30-26.
#30 – ‘Marge Be Not Proud’
Season 7 – Episode 11 (Episode 139 Overall)
Synopsis – Bart attempts to shoplift a popular video game at the local Try-N-Save but is caught by the security guard. The guard tells Bart to never set foot in the store again and leaves a message on the Simpson family's answering machine. Bart manages to stop Homer and Marge from finding out, but is later dismayed when he finds out that the entire family is going to Try-N-Save for the family's Christmas photo.
#29 – ‘That 90’s Show’
Season 19 – Episode 11 (Episode 411 Overall)
Synopsis – After discovering Marge's diploma, Homer recounts the story of how he gave up his dreams of being a musician so Marge could attend Springfield University. However, after she became attracted to one of her professors, Homer started focusing his emotions into music and formed the first Grunge band.
#28 – ‘The Seemingly Never-Ending Story’
Season 17 – Episode 13 (Episode 369 Overall)
Synopsis – While cave exploring with his family, Homer causes the cave to crumble and finds himself stuck upside down in the ceiling. Marge and Bart search for help while Lisa passes the time by telling Homer a story, which turns into a chain of narrated tales that, bit by bit, explain why The Simpsons are spending the day at Carl's Dad Caverns.
#27 – ‘A Milhouse Divided’
Season 8 – Episode 6 (Episode 159 Overall)
Synopsis – Kirk and Luann Van Houten's marriage is in trouble and at a dinner party at the Simpson house Luann announces that she wants a divorce. Homer is confident that it will never happen to him, but Kirk tells him how quickly things can change. He realizes that he has taken his marriage for granted and overcompensates by smothering Marge. Deciding that their marriage is finished, Homer secretly files for a divorce from Marge.
#26 – ‘Deep Space Homer’
Season 5 – Episode 15 (Episode 96 Overall)
Synopsis – NASA decides that they need to hire average joes in order to get higher television ratings. They recruit Homer and Barney to train to be the first average American in space. Homer, who wants to be respected, is the winner by default, and goes into space with Buzz Aldrin.
I love the episode where Milhouse's parents get divorced. "Oh great, now you've got the kid singing!"<< Home