Lisa is invited to join the Springfield chapter of MENSA and after Mayor Quimby flees, the group ends up running the city. Meanwhile, Homer poses for a series of erotic photos.

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Homer Simpson / Ethnic Man / Hypersugar Teen / Bill / Barney / Krusty / Mayor Quimby (voice)
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Marge Simpson (voice)
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Lisa Simpson (voice)
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Ethnic Woman / Lindsay Neagle / Photographer (voice)
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LIsa is invited to join Springfield's MENSA group but,after they are chased out of their meeting place, they go to complain to Quimby. Fearing they have exposed his corruption he flees town. An ancient charter then reveals that in such cases the town should be ruled by the smartest people so the MENSA group take office. However,their elitist rules are very unpopular and Stephen Hawking has to intervene to save then from the mob. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Trivia

Principal Skinner notes that the town's trains are running on "metric time" while looking at an analog clock numbered 1-10. Metric time does exist, however it is simply a way of using the second with metric prefixes, and cannot be used to determine the time of day. See more »

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The joke on Comic Book Guy's t-shirt, a reference to DOS, has forward slashes (/) instead of backslashes (\\). DOS used backslashes. See more »

Quotes

[Comic Book Guy makes a very sarcastic comment]
Lindsey Naegle: Do I detect a hint of sarcasm?
Professor Frink: [looking at the screen of a beeping gadget] Are you kidding? Are you kidding me? This sarcasm detector is off the charts!
Comic Book Guy: [extremely sarcastic] Oh, a *sarcasm* detector. That's a *really* useful invention!
[the sarcasm detector starts beeping frantically and then explodes from overload]
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Eine kleine Nachtmusik
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Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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