When Grampa gives each member of the family a portion of his savings, Lisa and Marge spend their money in drastically different ways. Lisa invests in Nelson's brand-new business venture, but soon realizes that her friend's instant success might lure him away from the classroom. Worried that his judgment might be clouded, Lisa introduces Nelson to the well-educated and successful creator of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, only to find out that he too dropped out of school. But when the soaring business suddenly takes a sharp turn, Lisa teaches her friend that education is invaluable. Written by
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Grandpa Simpson mentions Eddie Gaedel, the shortest player in major league baseball. Edward Carl Gaedel was an actual player for the St Louis Browns baseball team in 1951. Weighing 65 pounds and standing 3 feet 7 inches tall, Gaedel became the shortest player in the history of the Major Leagues. He made a single plate appearance and was walked with four consecutive balls before being replaced by a pinch-runner at first base. His jersey bearing the uniform number 1/8 is displayed in the St Louis Cardinals Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum See more
You're quitting school?
Dropping it like a melon off an overpass.
But don't you know? People who don't go to college make 3% less than people who do.
References The Wizard of Oz
William Tell Overture
Composed by Gioachino Rossini See more