Homer fears that Bart's masculinity is at stake when he suspects he is being influenced by a flamboyant homosexual collectible store owner named John. All his efforts to show Bart how to be a man keep backfiring on him... or do they? Written by
Daniel Timothy Dey
Did You Know?
John mentions that he has the same corn curtains in his bathroom as the Simpsons have in their kitchen. This is a reference towards corn's difficulty in being digested, thus still being recognizable after the fact. See more
John points out the plumbing supply store where Lupe Velez bought the toilet in which she drowned. Velez's death by drowning is an urban legend with no basis in fact. Its origin is generally attributed to the book "Hollywood Babylon" by Kenneth Anger. See more
There's only two kinds of guys who wear Hawaiian shirts: gay guys and big fat party animals. And Bart doesn't look like a big fat party animal to me!
References Lost in Space
Over the Rainbow
Written by Harold Arlen
and E.Y. Harburg See more