During a routine plant physical, it is discovered that exposure to radiation has sterilized Homer. Mr. Burns pays him off with an elaborate employee appreciation ceremony, and a monetary award. Homer's half-brother Herb Powell, now a hobo, reads about it in the paper, and decide's that Homer's wealth can fund his idea for an invention that would transform baby gibberish into intelligible English. Written by
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The title is based upon the Depression Era song "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime," with lyrics by Yip Harburg and music by Jay Gorney (1931). See more
This can't be right. This man has 104% body fat.
[he looks and sees Homer eating a drumstick
Hey, no eating in the tank!
Go to hell.
References Gomer Pyle: USMC
Onward, Christian Soldiers
Music by Arthur Sullivan
Lyrics by Sabine Baring-Gould
Performed by 'Nancy Cartwright (I)', Pamela Hayden
, Maggie Roswell
, and Harry Shearer See more