Homer participates in a hidden camera investigation of unsanitary food preparation at the Kwik-E-Mart, which costs Apu his job. Apu then enlists Homer's help on a journey to India to get his job back, while James Woods becomes the new Kwik-E-Mart clerk, as part of his research for a film project. Written by
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The guest role in this episode was originally written for Michael Caine
, the joke being that Caine's propensity for appearing in anything also included working in the Kwik-E-Mart. When Caine turned down the offer, the role was re-written for James Woods
, with the joke being that he was working at the Kwik-E-Mart because he was researching a role. See more
I have come to make amends, sir. At first, I blamed you for squealing, but then I realized, it was I who wronged you. So I have come to work off my debt. I am at your service.
You're... selling what, now?
I am selling only the concept of karmic realignment.
You can't sell that! Karma can only be portioned out by the cosmos.
[Slams the door
He's got me there.
References Lawrence of Arabia