The powers that be at NASA, distraught over low television ratings for their space launches, decide to improve them by putting a private citizen on their next space shuttle. After receiving an angry phone call from Homer, they decide he is their man. Written by
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A copy of this episode exists on the International Space Station for real astronauts to watch. See more
After Homer accidentally breaks the ant tank with his head, his beard disappears. See more
I, for one, welcome our new insect overlords. I'd like to remind them that as a trusted TV personality I could be helpful in rounding up others to toil in their underground sugar caves!
I Am the Very Model of a Modern Major General
Lyrics by W.S. Gilbert
Music by Arthur Sullivan See more