History Recap / TheSimpsonsS12E2ATaleOfTwoSpringfields

23rd Feb '17 8:01:33 PM schoi30
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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: An act of vengeance against Olde Springfield ends up making it's rich citizens slightly richer when he drains their lake, revealing gold underneath. Later, he reduces New Springfield to a ghost town when his dividing wall cuts the city off from all of it's resources.

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: An act of vengeance against Olde Springfield ends up making it's rich citizens slightly richer when he Homer drains their lake, revealing gold underneath. Later, he reduces New Springfield to a ghost town when his dividing wall cuts the city off from all of it's resources.
29th Nov '16 5:00:41 PM Drgyen
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** Homer apparently followed The Who back when they were The Hillbilly Bugger boys (of corse, this could just be Homer being Homer).

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** Homer apparently followed The Who back when they were The Hillbilly Bugger boys (of corse, course, this could just be Homer being Homer).
29th Nov '16 4:59:55 PM Drgyen
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* AccidentalInnuendo: InUniverse. After Homer accidentally leads Olde Springfield to gold, Kent Brockman thanks him, saying "Thanks to you, we're all taking ''golden'' showers now." His crew are heard chucking from offscreen while he asks what's so funny.

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* AccidentalInnuendo: InUniverse. After Homer accidentally leads Olde Springfield to gold, Kent Brockman thanks him, saying "Thanks to you, we're all taking ''golden'' showers now." His crew are heard chucking chuckling from offscreen while he asks what's so funny.
29th Nov '16 4:58:33 PM Drgyen
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** There are, of corse, many references to Music/TheWho as well: the "file photo" of Homer and his friends sitting on a stoop spoofs the band's cover of ''Meaty, Beaty, Big and Bouncy.''

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** There are, of corse, course, many references to Music/TheWho as well: the "file photo" of Homer and his friends sitting on a stoop spoofs the band's cover of ''Meaty, Beaty, Big and Bouncy.''
15th Sep '16 4:21:05 PM NWolfman
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* PosthumousCollaboration: Sort of. The Who's long-deceased drummer Keith Moon is animated with the rest of the then-surviving members during their concert, but [[TheVoiceless he has no dialogue]].

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* PosthumousCollaboration: Sort of. At the band's request, The Who's long-deceased drummer Keith Moon is animated with the rest of the then-surviving members during their concert, but [[TheVoiceless he has no dialogue]].concert.
14th Sep '16 7:12:31 AM TonyG
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* BrickJoke: The badger from the first act reappears at the very end, leading other badgers to attack Springfield.



-->'''Kent Brockman''' (on TV reporting about New Springfield): "And while ''we'' speak in a well-educated manor, they tend to use lowbrow expressions like "Oh yeah?" and "C'mere a minute."

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-->'''Kent Brockman''' (on TV reporting about New Springfield): "And while ''we'' speak in a well-educated manor, manner, they tend to use lowbrow expressions like "Oh yeah?" and "C'mere a minute."



* KentBrockmanNews: As seen on the above quote, Kent can't hide his disdain for New Springfield.



* [[WhatHappenedToTheMouse What Happened To The Badger?]]: The badger in Santa's Little Helper's dog house is immediately forgotten about once the issue of the areas codes comes into play.

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* [[WhatHappenedToTheMouse What Happened To The Badger?]]: The badger in Santa's Little Helper's dog house is immediately forgotten about once the issue of the areas codes comes into play.play... [[SubvertedTrope only to reappear at the very end.]]
14th Sep '16 4:11:06 AM Kan
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** Todd's woodpecker, which Bart tries to feed to the, Badger flies away while laughing like [[WesternAnimation/WoodyWoodpecker another, more well-known cartoon woodpecker]].

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** Todd's woodpecker, which Bart tries to feed to the, Badger the badger, flies away while laughing like [[WesternAnimation/WoodyWoodpecker another, more well-known cartoon woodpecker]].
14th Sep '16 2:39:08 AM NWolfman
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* DreadfulMusician: Homer tries to demonstrate how "Pac-Man Fever" "...plays itself" by grabbing Pete Townshend's guitar and strumming some random noises on it as Townshend and Roger Daltrey exchange glances.
14th Sep '16 2:36:57 AM NWolfman
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Tensions in Springfield bubble when the town is divided into two area codes, eventually splitting it in two. When a dividing wall fails them, it's up to Homer to reunite his town with a little help from Music/TheWho.

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Tensions in Springfield bubble when the town is divided into two area codes, eventually splitting it in two. When a dividing wall fails them, it's up to Homer to reunite his town everybody with a little help from Music/TheWho.
14th Sep '16 2:36:34 AM NWolfman
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Tensions in Springfield bubble when the town is divided into two area codes, only to boil over when it's revealed that it's being uses as an act of class separation between the rich and poor citizens. When a dividing wall fails them, it's up to Homer to reunite his town with a little help from Music/TheWho.

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Tensions in Springfield bubble when the town is divided into two area codes, only to boil over when it's revealed that it's being uses as an act of class separation between the rich and poor citizens.eventually splitting it in two. When a dividing wall fails them, it's up to Homer to reunite his town with a little help from Music/TheWho.
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