After receiving a considerable donation of money, the people of Springfield decide what to spend it on. Enter Lyle Langley, a jocular salesman who gets Springfield hooked on a monorail system. After the monorail is up and running, and with Homer as the conductor, it's time for the maiden voyage. Little do the people know they have just boarded a one-way train to Hell. Written by
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George Takei was originally considered for the guest part instead of Minoy, but when he was asked, it turned it down, saying he took monorails very seriously and didn't want to make fun of them. See more
And that was the only folly the people of Springfield ever took on... Except for the Popsicle stick skyscraper, and that 50 ft magnifying glass, and the escalator to nowhere.
[people yelping as they fall off of the escalator
References The Heights
The Riddle Song
Performed by Dan Castellaneta See more