Bart puts his lucky red cap in the laundry, turning Homer's white shirt pink. When he wears the pink shirt to work, Homer is sent to a mental institution where his roommate is a big fat white guy who believes himself to be Michael Jackson. Homer's roommate and Bart collaborate on a song for Lisa's birthday-which she believes to be the best present she ever got.
Did You Know?
This was the second time that a major celebrity guest appeared on the series. The first was Dustin Hoffman
who appeared in The Simpsons: Lisa's Substitute
(1991) credited as "Sam Etic". Following Jackson's use of a pseudonym, the producers no longer allowed celebrities to use fake names. See more
We call this one the Chief. He's been here since 1968. Never says a word. Never moves a muscle.
[all the doctors gather around muttering and writing notes
Well, it's about time somebody reached out to me!
Written by Mildred J. Hill
and Patty S. Hill
Performed by Yeardley Smith See more