To avoid politics, former President George Bush and his wife Barbara retire to Springfield, citing its low voter turnout. They quickly become friends to the conservative Flanders family, but George soon becomes the enemy of Bart and Homer Simpson. Written by
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The episode takes a passing swipe at Bush's Vice President when a scrap of his shredded memoirs flashes the message "V.P. Quayle: embarrassment". See more
The Flanders call to say hello to George Bush, Barbara brings out 5 glasses and a jug of lemonade. Immediately (no time for Bar to go back in) we see all four of the Flandereses and both Bushes drinking. See more
[President Bush has put up a poster on the front of the house with crudely drawn pictures of Homer and Bart on it. It reads 'Two Bad Neighbours'
Dr. Julius Hibbert
I don't understand. Are you saying you and Barbara are bad neighbours?
No, its not Bar and me. It's them!
[Bush points at the Simpsons' house
Who, Maude and me?
No, the man and his boy. Ya know. The boy is named Bart. I don't know the name of the man.
[calls in to his wife, Barbara
Bar, what's the name of the man?
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Written by Barry Gibb
, Maurice Gibb
, and Robin Gibb
(tune: "Stayin' Alive")
Performed by Dan Castellaneta See more