Inspired by Evel Knievel-type daredevil Lance Murdock, Bart decides to spend his free time doing stunts with his skateboard. Despite a early trip to the hospital, he continues to show off and thrills his classmates to no end. But when he suspects his act may be going stale, he announces that he'll perform the greatest stunt possible -- a leap off of SPRINGFIELD GORGE!
Daniel Timothy Dey
Did You Know?
named this as his favourite among the episodes that he wrote for the series, because it is "near and dear to [his] heart". See more
When the ambulance carrying Homer crashes, and Homer falls out the back, the gurney automatically unfolds, allowing Homer to fall back down the cliff. After Homer hits the bottom, and the gurney hits him in the head, the gurney is folded back up again. See more
[Homer stops Bart from jumping Springfield Gorge
I love you, Dad.
I love you too Son, I...
[Homer takes off on the skateboard across the gorge
[Thinking he might make it
I'm gonna make it! I'm gonna make it! This is the greatest thrill of my life! I'm king of the world! Woohoo! Woohoo! I...
[Falls down Springfield Gorge
Symphony No. 8
Composed by Franz Schubert See more