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
While Bart is playing on his Xbox 360 in his room before the electricity goes out, we can see him using a Xbox 360-controller which is white. After they changed scene, we can see the same controller he used laying next to him in bed, which is now a Xbox-controller in black and with a different layout then the Xbox 360-controller. See more
[the power goes out while Bart is playing a video game
A fallen branch must have knocked out the power line.
Fine. Then I'll just watch TV.
TV runs on electricity too.
Then I'll watch a DVD. There's no way that runs on electricity.
Really? Does Obama know about this?
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
Boil That Cabbage Down
Performed by Tom Smothers
and Dick Smothers See more