Summary: This long-running animated comedy focuses on the eponymous family in the town of Springfield in an unnamed U.S. state. The head of the Simpson family, Homer, is not a typical family man. A nuclear-plant employee, he does his best to lead his family but often finds that they are leading him. The family includes loving, blue-haired matriarch Marge, troublemaking son Bart, overachieving daughter Lisa and baby Maggie. Other Springfield residents include the family's religious neighbor, Ned Flanders, family physician Dr. Hibbert, Moe the bartender and police chief Clancy Wiggum.
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S02, E07 (First Aired:
After fighting with Lisa, Bart runs away from home to teach the family a lesson.
S03, E19 (First Aired:
The Simpsons are so caught up in the approaching lottery they fail to notice their dog is ill.
S17, E14 (First Aired:
A monkey holds Bart hostage while under Homer's care, leaving Marge to figure out how to get her son back.
S19, E03 (First Aired:
Marge undergoes a counseling program that helps parents raise their children to be independent at an early age; Homer becomes a tow-truck driver.
S20, E02 (First Aired:
Bart takes a job at a country club retrieving golf balls to help save up money to buy a cell phone; while watching celebrities at the course, Bart finds Denis Leary's cell phone and makes prank calls pretending to be Leary.
S24, E04 (First Aired:
Homer and Marge try to track down a missing Grampa by following clues that lead to secrets from his past; Lisa starts gambling online.
S25, E01 (First Aired:
Lisa fears that Homer has become a domestic terrorist when he returns from a nuclear power convention a changed man.
S10, E02 (First Aired:
Homer tries to overcome a midlife depression with a string of inventions inspired by Thomas Alva Edison.
S11, E08 (First Aired:
When Homer forms a motorcycle gang with his friends, Marge is kidnapped by a rival gang.
S12, E18 (First Aired:
Marge severs Homer's thumb, Lisa creates a grammar robot, and Bart and Milhouse try to bust fireworks smugglers.
S22, E21 (First Aired:
After finding the keys to every door in Springfield, Lisa finds a hidden room beneath the elementary school.
S23, E15 (First Aired:
When Bart decides to get back at Homer by becoming a graffiti artist, established street artists offer him a gallery show; a new health food store threatens to put Apu out of business.
S24, E19 (First Aired:
Venture capitalists take an interest in Moe's homemade whiskey; Grampa hurts himself and learns he prefers being in the care of Bart over the nursing home; Lisa finds the hologram of a jazz legend offensive.
S25, E20 (First Aired:
Homer must figure out what to do when he wakes up to a world where everything and everyone is made out of Lego bricks.
S26, E15 (First Aired:
Homer is asked to keep Princess Kemi out of trouble while her father, a Nigerian king, makes a deal with Mr. Burns; Moe thinks Kemi is related to the Nigerian prince who scammed him.
S27, E10 (First Aired:
After Homer is fired, he returns to his favorite job -- a dishwasher at a Greek restaurant; Lisa accidentally creates sentient artificial intelligence.
S13, E18 (First Aired:
Inspired by Stan Lee of Marvel Comics, Bart creates an animated series based on his life with a character named ``Angry Dad.''.
S14, E07 (First Aired:
Bart feels sorry for Mrs Krabapple after Skinner stands her up, so he nominates her for an award.
S04, E17 (First Aired:
Homer takes on Mr Burns in a labor struggle that rapidly spirals out of control; when Homer leads the workers out on strike, Mr. Burns retaliates by hiring robots to replace them and shutting off power to the city.
S10, E21 (First Aired:
When a new billionaire comes to town, Homer urges Mr. Burns to go on the radio with shock-jock Jerry Rude.
S13, E04 (First Aired:
Homer is hired to write the blurbs found inside Chinese fortune cookies, and one of his cookies leads to love for Mr. Burns. Guest voice of Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
S16, E01 (First Aired:
Ned gains the power to foretell people's deaths; Maggie is shrunk, then swallowed by Mr. Burns; in Victorian London, Detective Eliza Simpson and her sidekick, Dr. Bartley, pursue the Muttonchop Murderer.
S24, E16 (First Aired:
Lisa must defend her brother when Bart is falsely accused of pulling a prank on Easter; Mr. Burns tries to fulfill his dream of becoming a superhero.
S26, E05 (First Aired:
Lisa gets a surprise when the assemblywoman she brings in to stop Mr. Burns' fracking operation turns out to be attracted to him.
Disappointed with Yale, Mr. Burns decides to start his own for-profit university and hires Homer as a professor.
S01, E07 (First Aired:
Homer and Bart go for help when the Simpsons' camper breaks down in the woods; Homer is mistaken for Bigfoot.
S03, E24 (First Aired:
When it's discovered he's been exposed to radiation, the nuclear power plant awards Homer $2,000.
S04, E07 (First Aired:
Marge finds herself fighting off Mr. Burns' advances when she gets a job at the power plant.
S05, E06 (First Aired:
Marge and her new neighbor have a girls' night out and end up on the wrong side of the law.
S06, E09 (First Aired:
Homer is accused of sexual harassment by a babysitter and the incident is made into a TV movie.
S07, E09 (First Aired:
Springfield's air show turns explosive with the arrival of an atomic bomb-toting Sideshow Bob.
S08, E16 (First Aired:
Sideshow Bob is once again released from prison, into the care of his respectable brother Cecil; Bob takes a job on Cecil's dam project, but Bart and Lisa suspect he's up to no good.
S10, E03 (First Aired:
After an accident, Bart becomes the caretaker of a lizard species that could endanger life in Springfield.
S12, E04 (First Aired:
Lisa is smitten with an eco-terrorist and spends four days in a tree to prevent it from being cut down.
S16, E18 (First Aired:
Lisa agrees to enter a Krusty-sponsored ``Li'l Starmaker'' competition and panics when another contestant (guest voice Fantasia Barrino) outperforms her.
S18, E16 (First Aired:
A candle on Homer's birthday cake starts a fire; Homer joins the paparazzi after accidentally capturing a celebrity dating scandal in a photograph.
S19, E04 (First Aired:
Caught in a bank robbery, Marge convinces the criminal (guest voice Steve Buscemi) to turn himself in by promising to visit him in jail.
S26, E16 (First Aired:
When Chief Wiggum uses a military jet pack to fight crime, he ends up crashing it into the church, leaving Marge and the congregation to resort to gambling to raise money for the repairs.
S27, E11 (First Aired:
Bart is captivated by a new teacher (Sofia Vergara); Homer buys a new brand of what he thinks is milk, which causes early puberty for Bart and Lisa.
S20, E18 (First Aired:
Homer decides to closely monitor Bart and Lisa to force them to succeed; Marge finds it difficult to resist the sauna she finds in the basement.
S21, E08 (First Aired:
When Lisa tells Bart she has a special sibling bond with Maggie that he will never understand, he asks Homer for a baby brother.
S13, E19 (First Aired:
Homer catches Apu cheating on his wife in the Kwik-E-Mart, she finds out and files for divorce.
S14, E08 (First Aired:
Homer hires a private detective to spy on Lisa so he can get to know more about her.
S01, E01 (First Aired:
Marge has to spend all the family's Christmas present money getting Bart's tattoo removed, so Homer gets a job as Santa but bets all his wages on a dog with a festive name.
S02, E12 (First Aired:
Homer and Marge reminisce about their high-school romance and how he won her heart.
S04, E09 (First Aired:
Homer becomes a neighborhood hero when he buys a snowplow and clears his neighbors' driveways.
S04, E16 (First Aired:
Homer fails a breathalyzer test driving home from a visit to the Duff brewery and he is forced to quit drinking for a month; Lisa buys a hamster for her school science project.
S16, E04 (First Aired:
Marge meets up with a former high-school pal (guest voice Kim Cattrall) who is now a famous news anchor, and she wonders if she made the right life choice.