Homer and Marge tell the kids about their life in the early 1990s before they were born, when Marge was enrolled in Springfield College and Homer was the lead singer of a grunge rock band
Did You Know?
Homer's songs in this episode are takeoffs on the band Nirvana. One of his songs is even parodied by "Weird Al" Yankovic. In real life, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain once said that he didn't feel like he had "made it" as a musician until Yankovic recorded his parody of Nirvana's song "Smells Like Teen Spirit." See more
When Homer throws his cigar into the oxygen bar, it explodes. Oxygen would not cause an explosion, rather only a quicker burning of the lit cigar. See more
Professor August says that situational comedy is a dying artform.
You know what I say to that? No soup for you! Because I'm master of my domain... Newman!
References Sonic CD
Written by Clay Duncan
and Matt Selman
Performed by 'Weird Al' Yankovic See more