After seeing a museum exhibit on evolution, in which creation is labeled a myth, an outraged Ned Flanders teams with Reverend Lovejoy to blackmail Principal Skinner into requiring creationism to be taught in classrooms, eventually at the expense of any mention of evolution. Lisa becomes outraged herself, and forms a student organization to teach evolution, leading to a creationism vs. evolution trail, a la Inherit the Wind. Written by
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The two scenes of Nelson removing his mask were supposed to feature the "Mission: Impossible" theme music, but the staff couldn't get the rights to the song, so Alf Clausen had to create a unique motif. See more
Lisa claims the creationist video Skinner and Hoover showed her class was slander. Since the allegations were made on video, it would technically be regarded as libel. See more
We want you to teach alternative theories to Darwinian evolution
You mean Lamarckian evolution?
Spoofs Men in Black
What a Fool Believes
Written by Kenny Loggins
and Michael McDonald
Performed by The Doobie Brothers See more