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.
Did You Know?
The old, deranged version of Mr. Burns is based on Howard Hughes
in his latter years. The Spruce Moose is a parody of Hughes' plane Hercules, which everyone called the Spruce Goose. See more
When Marge is arriving in the car during the "boogieman" sequence, the door to the Simpsons house is perfectly normal and intact. Then in the next shot she looks through the door which now has a gaping shotgun hole in it. See more
[performing at Bart's Casino
Jingle bells, Batman smells, Robin laid an egg! The Batmobile lost its wheel, and the Joker got away, hey!
[cheering and applause
Thank you, thank you very much...
[twirls his microphone, hits Milhouse
Milhouse Van Houten
Oh! I'm sorry, kid.
References The Gong Show
The Name Game
as "Herpes Herpes Bo-Berpes"
by Shirley Ellis
and Lincoln Chase
Performed by Dan Castellaneta See more