Bart arranges for Krusty to perform at a comedy festival where his old-fashioned gags go down very badly alongside more modern comics. Bart takes the disillusioned clown home where Krusty is appalled by all the merchandise bearing his name and relaunches himself as a critic of the consumer society and its greed. Written by
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Did You Know?
As an introduction to his speech announcing his retirement from comedy, Krusty recites an excerpt from the poem "To an Athlete Dying Young", by A.E. Housman
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When Bart and Krusty are in the car at the end, they run into a dead end and the '20th Century' logo comes on. However, it disappears and they are moving again. See more
I got my period today.
[spits out her drink in shock
Oh, good lord!
Plus I got a new boyfriend, and you know how it is when you're kissing a guy with a tongue stud.
Yes! Yes! Oh God, yes!
[thumps his fists loudly on the table, while he laughs
Bubbles in the Wine (The Lawrence Welk Theme)
Music by Frank Loesser
, Bob Calame
& Lawrence Welk See more