Homer prevents a nuclear meltdown,purely by picking a button to press at random, but he is declared a hero and asked to give a talk on plant safety. During the talk he is called upon to prevent another meltdown and exposed as a lucky chancer who only averted an accident by mistake. Marge goes to see Millhouse's mother who has barred her son from seeing Bart,whom she regards as a bad influence,and persuades her to change her mind.
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Did You Know?
The episode is named after Homer's 'admission' to the dictionary. See more
The birthday card is blank inside before Bart inscribes it. When Lisa opens it, Bart's inscription has been replaced by the "bongos" punchline and the picture of the busty woman. See more
[the expression "pull a Homer" meaning "succeed despite idiocy" is added to the dictionary
Our dad - now he belongs to the ages.
References Wheel of Fortune
Written by Edgar Winter See more