Homer invests Lisa's college fund on an online poker site. Meanwhile Abe disappears from the Springfield Retirement Castle.

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Marge Simpson (voice)
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Bart Simpson (voice)
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Lisa Simpson (voice)
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Homeless Man / Roberto Dinero / Carl / Moe Szyslak / Poker Dealer (voice)
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Dr. Hibbert / Judge Snyder / Lenny / Retirement Castle Worker / Ned Flanders / Spiro / Reverend Lovejoy (voice)
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Marvin Hamlisch (voice)
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Rita LaFleur (voice)
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Jennifer Tilly (voice)
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Milhouse Van Houten / Retirement Castle Receptionist (voice)
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Bernice Hibbert / Krusty Burger Worker (voice)
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Helen Lovejoy (voice)
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When Grandpa absconds from the retirement home the Simpsons follow a trail to a former night-spot where they learn that Grandpa was once a talented song writer and pianist, who, after Mona's departure, married singer Rita La Fleur but eschewed a musical career with her to look after Homer. The family locate her for a reconciliation whilst Lisa becomes addicted to online poker and almost loses her college fund though Bart saves the day. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Amongst Abe's possessions is a trophy for first place in an ugliest child competition. See more »

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References Gone Baby Gone (2007) See more »

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Two-Step Heart (AKA
Ticker Beats Quicker")"
Written by Alf Clausen (music) and Joel H. Cohen (lyrics)
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Clever And Different Episode,
10 April 2013 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

Gone Abie Gone is a great Simpsons episode with a surprisingly clever story line and plenty of funny scenes.I didn't think the episode seemed promising,from what I heard about it,I thought it was gonna be an episode like Thats 90s Show that would contradict the history of the show,but it didn't affect anything because its from a period that hadn't been mentioned before.I thought it was a clever addition to Grampa's history,there was also an enjoyable side story,and I also really enjoyed the Wacky Races couch gag that took me back to my childhood when I use to love the series.

When Grampa goes missing,Homer and Marge learn some shocking news about his past.Meanwhile,when Homer puts Lisa's college fund on an online poker site,Lisa becomes obsessed with playing poker using her college money.


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