The Simpsons: Season 13, Episode 22

Poppa's Got a Brand New Badge (22 May 2002)

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Homer becomes chief of police after a scandal forces Wiggum out.

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After failing to control a riot - actually caused by Homer - Chief Wiggum is discredited and,having formed a successful private law force called Spring Shield, Homer is invited by Mayor Quimby to become the town's new chief of police. His huge success rate,however,makes him unpopular with local mobsters,who try to rub him out and,after he is saved from them by a mystery sniper - who turns out to be Maggie - he returns the badge of office to Chief Wiggum. Written by don @ minifie-1

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The title is based on the 1965 single "Papa's Got a Brand New Bag" written and recorded by James Brown. See more »

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When the family is sitting on the couch and trying to catch a breeze from the fan, Lisa's shoes disappear between shots. See more »

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Homer Simpson: You know, I've had a lot of jobs. Boxer, mascot, astronaut, imitation Krusty, baby proofer, trucker, hippie, plow driver, food critic, conceptual artist, grease salesman, carnie, mayor, grifter, bodyguard for the mayor, garbage commissioner, mountain climber, farmer, inventor, Smithers, Poochie, celebrity assistant, power plant worker, fortune cookie writer, beer baron, Kwik-E Mart clerk, homophobe and missionary. But protecting Springfield, that gives me the best feeling of all.
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References Celebrity Boxing (2002) See more »

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Peer Gynt: Morning Mood
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Composed by Edvard Grieg
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