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
Oh, P-U, what where you drinking, gasoline?
Krusty the Clown
Yes, I was drinking gasoline, MOTHER!
Written by Alf Clausen
and Donick Cary
Performed by Hank Williams Jr.
and Cast See more