Bart puts his lucky red cap in the laundry, turning Homer's white shirt pink. When he wears the pink shirt to work, Homer is sent to a mental institution where his roommate is a big fat white guy who believes himself to be Michael Jackson. Homer's roommate and Bart collaborate on a song for Lisa's birthday-which she believes to be the best present she ever got. Written by
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The original airing had an introduction which was a dig at President George Bush
's comments (saying that American families should be "more like _The Waltons_ and less like The Simpsons"). The family is sitting in front of the TV watching Bush's speech, and Bart fires back with, "Hey, we're just like The Waltons; we're praying for an end to The Depression too!" See more
[answering the phone
Joe's Crematorium. You kill 'em, we grill 'em.
References Rain Man
Colonel Bogey March
Written by Kenneth Alford
Performed by Nancy Cartwright See more