Homer stands against Ray Patterson for the post of Springfield's sanitation officer,getting rid of the town's garbage. To Patterson's horror Homer wins on the promise that he can do cheap waste disposal underground but this leads to an explosion and the need to relocate the whole town to a site several miles down the road.
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Ray Patterson is also the name of an animator who worked on Tom & Jerry cartoons. The same is true of Fred Quimby (the mayor's nephew, seen in "The boy who knew too much"). See more
[pushes in front of a queue
I wanna register to run for sanitation commissioner. And tell the fat cats upstairs things are gonna change in this town.
Okay, but this is where you register as a sex offender.
[arriving at the back of the queue
Aw, jeez, there's always a line.
The original FOX broadcast ended with a dedication to the memory of one-time guest voice 'Linda McCartney', who had recently passed away. No subsequent broadcasts have this, nor does the DVD version. See more
Love Will Keep Us Together
Written by Neil Sedaka
and Howard Greenfield See more