Martin's birthday party is predictably dull until nearly all the guests become ill with food poisoning. The only ones not to get sick are Bart (who didn't want to eat the spoiled oysters), and Principal Skinner and Mrs. Krabappel, who fall in love with each other. Bart catches his principal and teacher kissing passionately, but they immediately find out and want to swear him to secrecy. They make him his gofer, making his life miserable at school and calling him at all hours of the night (all for the reward of Milhouse inheriting Bart's poor school record). Bart eventually loses his patience and exposes the Skinner-Krabappel relationship. After rumors - most of them grossly exaggerated - begin running wild through town, Supt. Chalmers threatens to fire both Principal Skinner and Mrs. Krabappel (since the relationship is forbidden per district policy) and does when Skinner refuses to call the relationship off. Eventually, Bart convinces Skinner to stand up for himself and his new ...
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The start of the first long-term relationship Edna has on screen. The second was with Ned Flanders, and ended with her death. See more
At the 8:20 mark, as Skinner is welcoming students to the school, SPRINGFIELD is misspelled SPRINGFIEID in the sign above the front door. See more
Bart, how come you're not sick?
Eh, I gave my oysters to the cat.
[points to the sick cat
Hey, why'd you eat them? I thought you were a vegetarian.
I didn't. I just wanted to leave.
References High School Confidential!
Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Hummed by Harry Shearer See more