Lisa searches an abandoned asylum and a restaurant that caters to men in an effort to restore the damaged reputation of Springfield's first female inventor. While at the asylum, Bart steals a notebook belonging to a homicidal patient and passes it off as his when he returns to school. When Homer and Marge find out, they start to believe their son's a sociopath, and Bart runs with the idea.moreless
Broadway legend Laney Fontaine beats Homer for $5,000 at poker, and to square the bet, Homer must loan Lisa to Laney for a month. When Laney turns Lisa into a show-biz star, Marge and Homer feel they may have been too hasty in letting her go, and head to the Big Apple to bring her home.moreless
Lisa befriends a super-rich new kid at school and Homer happens to hit it off with the child's father, but the kid turns out to be a bully and Lisa attempts to end the friendship, which doesn't sit well with Homer, who's become accustomed to enjoying the good life.moreless
Wanted: Dead then Alive: Sideshow Bob finally succeeds in murdering Bart, but after a while, misses him so much he decides to reanimate him over and over so he can find new ways to continue killing him.
Homerzilla: In a black-and-white short set in a 1940's Japanese town of Springfield Prefecture, all is well when Grampa Simp-san floats a donut out to sea every day to appease the giant sea creature Homerzilla. But after the old man dies, the offers stop, awakening the beast, causing him to rise from the ocean and terrorize the town.
Telepaths of Glory: Exposure to radioactive waste cause Lisa and Milhouse to gain telepathic powers. Milhouse particularly enjoys his newfound powers until he gets upstaged by Maggie, showing the world who's really boss!
Lisa is frightened at Krustyland Halloween Horror Night, so Homer removes his Everscream Terrors decorations, which leads the now-jobless pop-up employees to seek vengeance on him by robbing the house and forcing him and Lisa to seek refuge in the attic.moreless
The news that their father really died of lung cancer induces Selma and Patty to quit smoking, but when Selma returns to the habit, a ticked off Patty moves in with Marge and Homer.moreless
A TV superchef challenges Homer to a BBQ smoke-off, but Homer's secret cooking weapon is stolen, so detectives Lisa and Bart turn up the heat and grill some suspects in an attempt to smoke out the culprit.moreless
Season 27 begins with Homer being diagnosed as a narcoleptic, which sends him on a bender, after which he returns home drunk. This prompts a visit to a marriage counselor and results in a trial separation from Marge, during which Homer finds himself a 20-something companion.moreless
In the Season 26 finale, Springfield Elementary modernizes but suffers a technical meltdown, and Lisa must ride to the rescue. Meanwhile, the mathletes wonder if their number is up after Groundskeeper Willie is named the new coach.moreless
Bart gets bullied at a school dance, prompting Marge to lobby the town to pass an extremely tough anti-bullying law. But things backfire when Homer gets arrested for picking on Ned Flanders.
Grampa's days in the Air Force are rehashed, while Bart picks up the smoking habit in an effort to impress Milhouse's Dutch cousin, Annika.
Homer has an old roll of film developed and it exposes memories of how Lisa and Bart first started fighting with each other.
Bart's tall tale about not being involved in a bulldozer accident is a doozy, but a skeptical Marge decides to dog him all over the place until he 'fesses up. Meanwhile, Flanders gets a new dog which leads Homer to overlook Santa's Little Helper.moreless
When Duffman retires, the company devises a reality-show competition to find a replacement, and Homer proves to be the winner. Because he must stay sober on the job, Homer comes to realize that beer doesn't need to be a part of having a good time.moreless
Chief Wiggum's military jet pack slams into the church, forcing Marge and the congregation to come up with some clever gambling ploys, including counting cards, to earn money for repairs to the structure.moreless
A Nigerian king comes to Springfield to finalize a deal with Mr. Burns, and Homer is assigned to keep the royal daughter out of trouble, but when he brings her to Moe's, the barman assumes she's related to a Nigerian prince who duped him in an email scam and plots to get back his money. However, Moe finds himself falling for her.moreless
Tired of chauffeuring her kids around, Marge takes a job as a driver for a transportation company. Meanwhile, Homer fills in at Moe's one night and costs the bar owner so much that Moe's forced to work a temp job as a janitor at the plant.moreless
Lisa discovers that Springfield's anthem was lifted from another town, so she composes a new one, while Homer gets a big lesson in "Wide Pride."