The Simpsons: Season 17, Episode 13

The Seemingly Never-Ending Story (12 Mar. 2006)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Animation, Comedy
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Homer is stuck in a cave, so while Marge and Bart go looking for help, Lisa tells him a story. It is the story of her and Mr. Burns escaping a rampant goat, getting stuck in Burns's attic ... See full summary »

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Marge Simpson (voice)
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Lisa Simpson (voice)
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Carl / Moe Szyslak / Snake (voice)
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Commander McBragg (voice)
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Edna Krabappel (voice)
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Homer is stuck in a cave, so while Marge and Bart go looking for help, Lisa tells him a story. It is the story of her and Mr. Burns escaping a rampant goat, getting stuck in Burns's attic and Burns telling a story about Moe's treasure while they wait for help... Written by jaggermick66

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The scavenger hunt list: Blue Rose, Suspender, Parking Ticket, Colander, The Letter "I", Peruvian Cockroach, Wood {something} (obscured), Lard Lad, Tombstone, Argyle Socks, Homer Hair, and Picture of Yourself with Smiling Child. See more »

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Snake's son asks Bart if he "likes XBOX." Not long after they are playing a portable video game together. Microsoft/XBOX has never made a portable gaming system. See more »

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Rich Texan: I'm in oil. What's your racket?
Mr. Burns: Nuclear power. I make money using my brain, not sticking a pole on the ground and praying for goo.
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Brilliant!
4 April 2010 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I know people are complaining about how the Simpsons get worse and I myself found the seasons 15 to 19 not to be the best but there is an huge improvement in Season 21 as I think. And even in the weaker Seasons there are gems like this Episode. I am not going to say much about it. It is a story in a story in story... and all comes together in the end. It has funny flashbacks, inside jokes, slapstick comedy and the wit and silliness we all come to love. There are some heartfelt moments in it. It is what you would expect watching the Simpsons. This episode is just brilliant and a good example why this is possibly still the best thing to have ever come to TV.


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