Bart attends a comic book convention and decides he wants to buy the first issue of "Radioactive Man" comics for $100. He tries and fails to earn the money in various ways, including helping elderly neighbor Mrs. Glick, who works him like a horse then gives him a quarter. So Bart decides to go in with Milhouse and Martin, both of whom want the comic, though neither has enough money. When they chip in to buy the comic book, their friendships may be over as they turn to jealousy for the book.
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When Martin makes a squealing noise while falling in the treehouse, Bart calls him "Piggy" and threatens to stuff an apple into his mouth, resembling a similar quote from "The Lord of the Flies". See more
[while Milhouse is dangling out of the treehouse, Bart is trying to pull him up with one hand, while reaching for the comic with the other
I'd like to point out that if I weren't tied up, I could be saving the comic as we speak.
Shut up, shut up!
References Star Trek
The Gold Diggers' Song (We're in the Money)
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Performed by Nancy Cartwright See more