History Recap / TheSimpsonsS4E3HomerTheHeretic

5th Feb '16 10:29:36 PM spectertv
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-->'''Reverend Lovejoy:''' Homer, God didn't burn your house down. But he was working in the hearts of your friends and neighbors, be they Christian ''[gestures to Flanders]'', Jew ''[gestures to Krusty]'', or ''[pauses]'' ...[[AndTheRest miscellaneous]] ''[gestures to Apu]''!

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-->'''Ned Flanders:''' Homer, God didn't set your house on fire.
-->'''Reverend Lovejoy:''' Homer, God didn't burn your house down. But Lovejoy:''' No, but he was working in the hearts of your friends and neighbors, neighbors when they went to your aid, be they Christian ''[gestures to Flanders]'', Jew ''[gestures to Krusty]'', or ''[pauses]'' ...[[AndTheRest miscellaneous]] ''[gestures to Apu]''!
26th Jan '16 3:41:05 PM Demetrios
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** RealityEnsues: Which results in the car stalling in the church parking lot and thus Marge and the kids having to walk all the way home ''through'' the aforementioned blizzard. [[DidntThinkThisThrough Not such a good idea now, eh, Marge?]]

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** RealityEnsues: Which results in the car stalling in the church parking lot and thus Marge and the kids having to walk ''walk'' all the way home ''through'' the aforementioned blizzard. [[DidntThinkThisThrough Not such a good idea now, eh, Marge?]]
14th Dec '15 4:51:15 PM windyshadow32
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27th Jul '15 10:09:55 AM Demetrios
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** RealityEnsues: Which results in the car stalling in the church parking lot and thus Marge and the kids having to walk all the way home ''through'' the aforementioned blizzard.

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** RealityEnsues: Which results in the car stalling in the church parking lot and thus Marge and the kids having to walk all the way home ''through'' the aforementioned blizzard. [[DidntThinkThisThrough Not such a good idea now, eh, Marge?]]
20th Jul '15 5:12:56 AM Fireblood
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* BeliefMakesYouStupid: Homer literally says something among this line. After staying home while others go to church he chuckles: ''Everybody is stupid, but me.''

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* BeliefMakesYouStupid: Homer literally says something among along this line. After staying home while others go to church he chuckles: ''Everybody is stupid, but me.''



-->'''Reverend Lovejoy:''' Homer, God didn't burn your house down. But he was working in the hearts of your friends and neighbours, be they Christian ''[gestures to Flanders]'', Jew ''[gestures to Krusty]'', or ''[pauses]'' ...[[AndTheRest miscellaneous]] ''[gestures to Apu]''!

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-->'''Reverend Lovejoy:''' Homer, God didn't burn your house down. But he was working in the hearts of your friends and neighbours, neighbors, be they Christian ''[gestures to Flanders]'', Jew ''[gestures to Krusty]'', or ''[pauses]'' ...[[AndTheRest miscellaneous]] ''[gestures to Apu]''!



* HeroicDog: Subverted with Santa's Little Helper. As the house is on fire, Homer is asleep on the couch, Santa's Little Helper takes a candy bar from his pocket and escapes.

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* HeroicDog: Subverted {{Subverted}} with Santa's Little Helper. As the house is on fire, Homer is asleep on the couch, Santa's Little Helper takes a candy bar from his pocket and escapes.



-->'''Homer''': He appeared before me in a dream, and I knew that was special because I usually dream about naked...Marge.
* NutritionalNightmare: Homer's "moon waffle", made with waffle batter, liquid smoke, and heaping handfuls of caramel and wrapped around a stick of butter after burning the waffle iron (which would explain why, in the Treehouse of Horror story where Lisa creates a mini-universe, Lisa grumbles, "That waffle iron's been in the shop forever"). Currently provides the page image.

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-->'''Homer''': He appeared before me in a dream, and I knew that was special because I usually dream about naked... Marge.
* NutritionalNightmare: Homer's "moon waffle", made with waffle batter, liquid smoke, and heaping handfuls of caramel and wrapped around a stick of butter after burning the waffle iron (which would explain why, in the Treehouse of Horror story where Lisa creates a mini-universe, Lisa grumbles, grumbles "That waffle iron's been in the shop forever"). Currently provides the page image.



** Lovejoy is surprisingly competent here; he usually cares very little about the congregation, and knows almost nothing about the bible.

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** Lovejoy is surprisingly competent here; he usually cares very little about the congregation, and knows almost nothing about the bible.Bible.



** The scene where Homer [[RiskyBusinessDance dances]] in his underwear to the song "Short Shorts" is nod to ''Film/RiskyBusiness''.

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** The scene where Homer [[RiskyBusinessDance dances]] in his underwear to the song "Short Shorts" is a nod to ''Film/RiskyBusiness''.



* TakeThat: Homer drools over an interview with Creator/LorneMichaels in an issue of ''Playdude'', then grumbles, "Wait, that's no good!" and turns the page.

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* TakeThat: Homer drools over an interview with Creator/LorneMichaels in an issue of ''Playdude'', then grumbles, grumbles "Wait, that's no good!" and turns the page.



* WordOfGod: The writers thought that when the episode aired, the end would be immediately followed by a Fox promo (rather than just the credits). The idea was that the viewers would be pissed off by having a revelation from God being cut off by a promo.
20th Jul '15 5:12:56 AM Fireblood
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13th Jun '15 11:19:40 AM BobSaget9
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* WillNotTellALie: At the end, Homer announced [[spoiler:he'd be at church next Sunday. He was. He simply didn't say he'd stay awake]].

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* WillNotTellALie: At the end, Homer announced [[spoiler:he'd he'd be at church next Sunday. He was. [[ExactWords He simply didn't say he'd stay awake]].awake.]]
9th May '15 6:36:24 AM Demetrios
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* HonorBeforeReason: Marge in this episode. Apparently, she's ''so'' religiously dedicated that she ''will'' insistently go to church [[ViolationOfCommonSense even in the middle of a bone-chilling blizzard]].

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* HonorBeforeReason: Marge in this episode. Apparently, she's ''so'' religiously dedicated that she ''will'' insistently go to church [[ViolationOfCommonSense [[TooDumbToLive even in the middle of a bone-chilling blizzard]].blizzard]].
** RealityEnsues: Which results in the car stalling in the church parking lot and thus Marge and the kids having to walk all the way home ''through'' the aforementioned blizzard.
5th May '15 9:00:57 AM Demetrios
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* HonorBeforeReason: Marge in this episode. Apparently, she's ''so'' religiously dedicated that she ''will'' insistently go to church [[ViolationOfCommonSense even in the middle of a bone-chilling blizzard]].
6th Jan '15 10:58:57 AM Wartzanall
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