Lisa tells Bart that toilet water swirls in the opposite direction in the Southern Hemisphere. Determined to find out if this is true, Bart makes a collect call to Australia. When the father of the boy he called finds out about the charges, it sparks an international incident. The Simpsons must travel to Australia to repair relations with the United States. Written by
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The places Bart calls include Santiago in Chile, Antarctica Naval Research Station, New Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Unnamed Settlement, and Disputed Zone. See more
When Homer is looking over the phone bill listing the Southern Hemisphere locations Bart called, Burkina Faso is listed; since Burkina Faso is completely within the Northern Hemisphere, it would have done Bart no good to call there. See more
I can't get a straight answer out of this crazy hemisphere.
[tries another number
[as his car-phone's ringing
Eine minuten, eine minuten!
Ach! Das wagen phone ist ein... nuisance phone!
Man on Pennyfarthing
Buenos notches, mein fuehrer.
My Country, 'Tis of Thee
Written by Samuel Francis Smith
Performed by Dan Castellaneta See more