When the super-intelligent but friendly Allison Taylor arrives in Springfield with her urbane father,Lisa is knocked off her perch as the brightest girl in the school and,helped by Bart,aims to sabotage Allison's entry in the school's diorama contest. However,at the last minute her conscience prevails and the girls become friends - particularly when the palm goes to Ralph Wiggum's unopened Star Wars figures. Homer tries to sell a load of sugar that fell off the back of a lorry but his plans are thwarted when it dissolves in the rain. Written by
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Did You Know?
Lisa is given the name of Jeremy Irons
to develop an anagram for. In 1984, Yeardley Smith
, who voices Lisa, was a standby on Broadway in "The Real Thing" which starred Jeremy Irons. See more
Lis, can you keep it down? I'm in the middle of a crank call here.
Actually, my refrigerator *wasn't* running. You've saved me quite a bit of spoilage. Thank you, anonymous young man.