The Simpsons: Season 2, Episode 14

Principal Charming (14 Feb. 1991)

TV Episode  -   -  Animation | Comedy | Family
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After attending a co-worker's wedding, Selma begins to fear she will die alone. However, when Homer tries to set her up with Principal Skinner, he falls for Patty instead.

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Homer Simpson / Barney Gumble / Hans Moleman / Groundskeeper Willie / Guy at Theatre / Jewellery Clerk (voice)
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Bart Simpson / Richard (voice)
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Lisa Simpson (voice)
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After attending a co-worker's wedding, a depressed Selma begs Marge to help her find a man. Marge sets Homer to the task, and Homer is impressed by Principal Skinner. Homer invites Skinner to the Simpson home for dinner, but accidentally introduces him to Selma's twin, Patty. Written by crouchbk

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First appearance of Old Willie, the school's groundskeeper. See more »

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At the revolving restaurant, Skinner berates the waiter as one of his former students "Class of 71", saying he's nearly 30. If he were class of 71, he would be nearly 40 at the time of this episode. See more »

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Principal Skinner: Gentlemen, according to my sources, you are planning to simultaneously drop your pencils at 2:15 this afternoon. Do so, and you will be suspended.
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References Catch-22 (1970) See more »

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Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)
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Romance is in the Air!
20 April 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The fourteenth episode in the second season of the Simpsons is not as great as previous episodes due to some weak spots, but it's still a good episode. I'm not the one for romance, so maybe that's why I didn't like this episode as much. But there are some hilarious moments including the altercations between Bart and Skinner. A bonus is we get to meet the ever-charming Groundskeeper Willie for the first time.

In this episode, "Principal Charming," a depressed Selma asks Marge to help her find a husband so she enlists Homer for the job. Homer gets Principal Skinner to ask Selma out, but he ends up asking Patty out. Now here will come the merry-go-round.

Overall, this is a good episode, but not the greatest. The romance didn't sit well with me, but that doesn't stop this from being a well-crafted episode. Still pretty funny too with such cultural references from Gone with the Wind. I rate this episode 8/10.


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