History Recap / TheSimpsonsS15E4TheReginaMonologues

30th Nov '16 2:06:59 PM outlander2012
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* BritishRoyalGuards: Have a cameo.

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* BritishRoyalGuards: Have a cameo. [[spoiler: The guards beat Homer senseless, stop to observe the Changing of the Guard, after which Homer is set upon by the new guards on duty]].
23rd Oct '16 10:29:56 AM nombretomado
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* BritishAccents: Mocked throughout the episode.
9th Oct '16 11:06:21 AM StarSword
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* AmusingInjuries: Happen to Sir Creator/IanMcKellen every time Homer mentions [[Theatre/{{Macbeth}} Macbe... er, the Scottish Play]].

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* AbandonedWarChild: Grandpa Abe tags along to find a local woman he had a one-night stand with the night before D-Day. In the epilogue, he encounters her at the airport and it turns out Homer has a half-sister named Abbie. Abe panics and runs for the plane.
* AmusingInjuries: Happen to Sir Creator/IanMcKellen every time Homer mentions [[Theatre/{{Macbeth}} Macbe... er, the Scottish Play]]. Or tells him "Good luck!" instead of "Break a leg."



** The family dines at a Judi Dench fish 'n' chips. Creator/JudiDench is a famous British actress. They are informed that the fish is "free of mad fish disease", a reference to the mad cow disease that sweeped the United Kingdom during the 1990s.

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** The family dines at a Judi Dench fish 'n' chips. Creator/JudiDench is a famous British actress. They are informed that the fish is "free of mad fish disease", a reference to the mad cow disease that sweeped swept the United Kingdom during the 1990s.
2nd Aug '16 9:41:07 PM trixus
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* BritishStuffiness: Every cab has its own butler, according to the episode.

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* BritishStuffiness: Every cab has its own butler, according to the episode. Marge. It's actually just a passenger who decided to pick them up too and serve them tea.
12th Mar '16 12:50:20 PM Nakayama90
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* ArtisticLicenseLaw: Homer is sentenced to death. The death penalty has not been used in Britain since 1965. Also, the reigning British monarch is supposed to be immune to prosecution, and is not allowed to testify in a criminal case.
11th Jan '16 1:37:00 PM phoenix
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* TheBeautifulGame: Homer justified an act of violence on a yellow card a referee gave. By his own admission, the only word he understood was "gave" and he's not even sure if [[SeparatedByACommonLanguage its meaning in England is the same as its meaning in America]].
9th Jan '16 12:03:26 PM StFan
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* AmusingInjuries: Happen to Sir Creator/IanMcKellen every time Homer mentions [[Theater/{{Macbeth}} Macbe... er, the Scottish Play]].

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* AmusingInjuries: Happen to Sir Creator/IanMcKellen every time Homer mentions [[Theater/{{Macbeth}} [[Theatre/{{Macbeth}} Macbe... er, the Scottish Play]].
25th Jul '15 5:58:45 PM nombretomado
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* BritishNewsPapers: Bart Simpson makes the headlines in a trashy British taboloid "Red Tops" magazine, linking him to both Prince Harry and Creator/MichaelJackson.

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* BritishNewsPapers: Bart Simpson makes the headlines in a trashy British taboloid "Red Tops" magazine, linking him to both Prince Harry and Creator/MichaelJackson.Music/MichaelJackson.
29th Apr '15 10:31:31 AM Patachou
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* DriverOfABlackCab: The Simpsons take a cab from the airport to their hotel.



* UsefulNotes/UnitedKingdom: Several NationalStereotypes references to things England (and/or the United Kingdom as a whole) are famous for are made: ''Film/MaryPoppins'', The White Cliffs of Dover, Film/JamesBond, The Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, ''Series/MrBean'', butlers, LondonCab, tea, ''Literature/JeevesAndWooster'', dry British wit, ''Literature/HarryPotter'', fish & chips, British sweet candy, Piccadilly Circus, [[Music/LedZeppelin Robert Plant]], Creator/WilliamShakespeare, driving on the left side of the road, the Queen, the Changing of the Guards, Music/TheBeatles, Music/TheRollingStones, The Tower of London, BritishNewsPapers, video tapes having a different code than the American ones, different spelling of the word "colour", Sir Walter Raleigh, the metric system, dukes, earls and of course, the first bars of "Rule Britannia" are also heard in this episode.

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* UsefulNotes/UnitedKingdom: Several NationalStereotypes references to things England (and/or the United Kingdom as a whole) are famous for are made: ''Film/MaryPoppins'', The White Cliffs of Dover, Film/JamesBond, The Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, ''Series/MrBean'', butlers, LondonCab, DriverOfABlackCab, tea, ''Literature/JeevesAndWooster'', dry British wit, ''Literature/HarryPotter'', fish & chips, British sweet candy, Piccadilly Circus, [[Music/LedZeppelin Robert Plant]], Creator/WilliamShakespeare, driving on the left side of the road, the Queen, the Changing of the Guards, Music/TheBeatles, Music/TheRollingStones, The Tower of London, BritishNewsPapers, video tapes having a different code than the American ones, different spelling of the word "colour", Sir Walter Raleigh, the metric system, dukes, earls and of course, the first bars of "Rule Britannia" are also heard in this episode.
20th Apr '15 10:55:47 PM Patachou
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* AmusingInjuries: Happen to Sir Ian [=McKellen=] every time Homer mentions [[Theater/{{Macbeth}} Macbe... er, the Scottish Play]].

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* AmusingInjuries: Happen to Sir Ian [=McKellen=] Creator/IanMcKellen every time Homer mentions [[Theater/{{Macbeth}} Macbe... er, the Scottish Play]].



* RecognitionFailure: Homer thinks PM Tony Blair is Series/MrBean.

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* RecognitionFailure: Homer thinks PM Tony Blair UsefulNotes/TonyBlair is Series/MrBean.



* SpecialGuest: TonyBlair, Creator/JKRowling and Creator/IanMcKellen each have a guest spot.

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* SpecialGuest: TonyBlair, UsefulNotes/TonyBlair, Creator/JKRowling and Creator/IanMcKellen each have a guest spot. spot.
* StandardSnippet: As usual the first bars of "Rule Britannia" are heard when the Simpsons enter the United Kingdom.



* UsefulNotes/UnitedKingdom: Several NationalStereotypes references to things England (and/or the United Kingdom as a whole) are famous for are made: Film/MaryPoppins, The White Cliffs of Dover, Film/JamesBond, The Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Series/MrBean, butlers, LondonCab, tea, Literature/JeevesAndWooster, dry British wit, Literature/HarryPotter, fish & chips, British sweet candy, Piccadilly Circus, [[Music/LedZeppelin Robert Plant]], Creator/WilliamShakespeare, driving on the left side of the road, the Queen, the Changing of the Guards, Music/TheBeatles, Music/TheRollingStones, The Tower of London, BritishNewsPapers, video tapes having a different code than the American ones, different spelling of the word "colour", Sir Walter Raleigh, the metric system, dukes, earls and of course, the first bars of "Rule Britannia" are also heard in this episode.

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* UsefulNotes/UnitedKingdom: Several NationalStereotypes references to things England (and/or the United Kingdom as a whole) are famous for are made: Film/MaryPoppins, ''Film/MaryPoppins'', The White Cliffs of Dover, Film/JamesBond, The Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Series/MrBean, ''Series/MrBean'', butlers, LondonCab, tea, Literature/JeevesAndWooster, ''Literature/JeevesAndWooster'', dry British wit, Literature/HarryPotter, ''Literature/HarryPotter'', fish & chips, British sweet candy, Piccadilly Circus, [[Music/LedZeppelin Robert Plant]], Creator/WilliamShakespeare, driving on the left side of the road, the Queen, the Changing of the Guards, Music/TheBeatles, Music/TheRollingStones, The Tower of London, BritishNewsPapers, video tapes having a different code than the American ones, different spelling of the word "colour", Sir Walter Raleigh, the metric system, dukes, earls and of course, the first bars of "Rule Britannia" are also heard in this episode.episode.
* VacationEpisode: The Simpsons travel to the United Kingdom.
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