Prematurely bald Homer sees an opportunity to restore his hair with Dimoxinil but it is very expensive and he obtains it via an insurance scam. Seeing him with a full head of hair Burns promotes him to an executive position with an adoring male secretary, Karl,who encourages Homer to bring out his strengths. But when the jealous Smithers discovers the fraud,the effects of the Dimoxinil wear off and Bart breaks the bottle,spilling the rest,it's back to normal for Homer. Written by
don @ minifie-1
Did You Know?
had originally intended to design Karl to look like Harvey Fierstein
, who objected to the idea because he felt he did not "look like gay people, how they're supposed to look." Fierstein suggested that the character be made "blond, and tall, and gorgeous, and skinny, and [given] a beautiful place to live." See more
All of the power plant executives are unimpressed with Homer's big speech because he doesn't have hair, and refuse to listen to him. Yet they are quite happy to work for the bald Mr Burns. See more
The tartar sauce, the bathroom key, drying your boss's hands! You did it all! It was never the hair! You did it because you could and you still can.
No I can't, coz I'm just a big fool.
No you're not.
Because my mother told me never to kiss a fool!
You Are So Beautiful
Written by Dennis Wilson
, Bruce Fisher
and Billy Preston
Performed by Dan Castellaneta
and Julie Kavner See more