History Recap / TheSimpsonsS3E15HomerAlone

24th Dec '16 11:03:38 AM Demetrios
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* EveryoneHasStandards: Bart, who is usually fascinated by gross stuff, evidently draws the line at blackhead guns.
1st Sep '16 11:39:03 AM NWolfman
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** The episode's title (and Homer's both-hands-on-cheeks-and-screaming while looking at the camera pose upon discovering Maggie's disappearance) are shout outs to ''Film/HomeAlone''.

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** The episode's title (and Homer's both-hands-on-cheeks-and-screaming while looking at the camera pose upon discovering Maggie's disappearance) are shout outs to ''Film/HomeAlone''.''Film/HomeAlone''.
* VisualPun: As Marge relaxes in a hot bath with a sundae while watching TV, she blissfully lowers herself into the water and emerges with her hair straight and wet, meaning she's finally relaxed enough to "let her hair down."
27th Jul '16 7:33:38 AM Erin582
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* IsntItIronic: The ironic hold music that Homer listens to (and still cries over) when calling the police to report Maggie being missing is "Baby Come Back" by Player, which is a breakup song about a man begging his lover for another chance.



** ''The Erotic Awakening of S'' is a parody of ''The Story of O''.

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** ''The Erotic Awakening of S'' is a parody of ''The Story of O''.O''.
** The episode's title (and Homer's both-hands-on-cheeks-and-screaming while looking at the camera pose upon discovering Maggie's disappearance) are shout outs to ''Film/HomeAlone''.
14th Jul '16 9:23:52 AM speedyboris
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* IronicJuxtaposition: When Marge returns from her trip, she holds up a picture of Homer, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie where the four are smiling; when she lowers the photo, she sees the four in a morose, exhausted state due to her absence.
14th Jul '16 7:16:26 AM speedyboris
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* RevealShot: At the end of the episode, Homer and Marge are talking in bed. You think it's just those two, but then Bart starts talking, and it's revealed that the whole family is sharing the same bed.
14th Jul '16 7:12:38 AM speedyboris
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* NotHelpingYourCase: When Patty and Selma express doubts that Homer can take care of Maggie on his own ("He'll probably trade her for a beer and a nudie magazine"):
--> '''Homer''': For your information, I can take care of my- ''(Maggie slides to the ground'') AAAH!! ''(picks her up)'' See? Got her on the first bounce.
14th Jul '16 7:05:52 AM speedyboris
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* PrankCall: Bill and Marty call a man and tell him his wife is dead.
14th Jul '16 7:03:56 AM speedyboris
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* MissingTrailerScene: In a commercial promoting this episode, Homer lifts up Maggie after stapling her diaper, only to find that he accidentally stapled it to the changing board.
14th Jul '16 7:02:48 AM speedyboris
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14th Jul '16 7:02:08 AM speedyboris
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* ClicheStorm:
--> '''Quimby''': ...If I go down, you're breaking my fall!\\
'''Wiggum''': Quimby, don't write checks your butt can't cash.\\
'''Quimby''': Hear me, Wiggum, you bite me, I'll bite back.\\
'''Wiggum''': You talk the talk, Quimby, but do you walk the walk?
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