Homer stands against Ray Patterson for the post of Springfield's sanitation officer,getting rid of the town's garbage. To Patterson's horror Homer wins on the promise that he can do cheap waste disposal underground but this leads to an explosion and the need to relocate the whole town to a site several miles down the road. Written by
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Did You Know?
This episode was shown to the City Council of Toronto, Ontario, Canada by councilor Jack Layton
and his wife and co-councilor Olivia Chow
as a counterargument to the proposal of transporting the city's waste to be deposited in a large abandoned mine. See more
It's like David and Goliath, only this time David won.
I know, I heard it too. Here's some music.
[Piano music plays quietly. Lisa smiles contentedly
Parody based on "The Candy Man", written by Leslie Bricusse
and Anthony Newley
Parody lyrics by Alf Clausen
and Ian Maxtone-Graham
Performed by Cast See more