Springfield is slated to host the next Olympic Games but Bart loses its claim and has to do community work at the retirement home as a punishment.Seeing that the residents lead dull lives he takes them on a boat trip but they collide with Burns's yacht. They are about to sink but are saved by dozens of springs which Homer had hoped to peddle as Springy the Olympic mascot but was forced to flush down the toilet,the springs bouncing them back up to the surface. Written by
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Did You Know?
The Springfield Tire Fire was established in 1989, the same year The Simpsons premiered on television. See more
In this episode, a sign indicates that the Springfield Tire Fire was established in 1989. However, in the season 3 episode "Flaming Moe's," Kent Brockman indicated that the Springfield Tire Fire was established in 1966 and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 1991. See more
If I get up somebody will take my chair.
Got that right. It's the only one with padding.
References The Old Man and the Sea
Close To You
Lyrics by Burt Bacharach
and Hal David
Music by Richard Carpenter See more