One snowy day in Springfield, Lisa informs Bart that she and Maggie share a bond that Bart will never understand because he doesn't have a brother, so Bart asks Homer for a baby brother. When Homer denies Bart's request, Bart makes his way to the Springfield Orphanage to find what he thinks he's missing. Written by
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Brothers Bart sees in his dream of "Bro-Town U.S.A.": the Marx Brothers (Groucho with cigar, Chico playing piano, Harpo playing harp); the Blues Brothers ("Joliet" Jake [John Belushi
] and Elwood [Dan Aykroyd
]); the Mario Brothers; the Smith Brothers (brand name of cough drops); Sideshow Bob and his brother Cecil; the Wright Brothers; Eli, Peyton, and Cooper Manning; and the Smothers Brothers (Tom Smothers
and Dick Smothers
, whose comedy-variety TV show was canceled by CBS in 1969). See more
When Homer and Lisa were talking about global warming, the cup in homer hands has the word "Ned" which appear and disappear between shots. See more
[hears rustling in the bushes
It's the Boogieman!
There is no such thing as the Boogieman.
[Comes out of bushes
Boogie, boogie, boogie!
The Smothers Brothers, with some help from Homer, do their infamous "Boil Them Cabbage Down/Take It, Tom" routine over the end credits. See more
References Super Mario Bros.
Finale from 'The Carnival of the Animals'
Written by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performed by The Alf Clausen Orchestra See more