History Recap / TheSimpsonsS4E7MargeGetsAJob

22nd Feb '17 5:08:01 PM Scorntex
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* AsTheGoodBookSays: Homer tries to do this when arguing against Marge getting a job. He fails.
-->'''Homer:''' Like the Bible says, "thou shalt not mooch in on thy husband's... racket".
-->'''Marge:''' Where does the Bible say "racket"?



* INeedAFreakingDrink: When Willie and the wolf finished wrestling, Willie shared a flask of Scotch with the whipped wolf. The wolf looked like he really needed it.

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* INeedAFreakingDrink: When Willie and the wolf finished finish wrestling, Willie shared shares a flask of Scotch with the whipped wolf. The wolf looked like he really needed it.



* ReassignedToAntarctica: Smithers, once Mr. Burns gives Marge his job, gets put in charge of the men's bathrooms. He actually seems to be enjoying it, until the inevitable happens.
-->'''Smithers:''' Sparkling fresh, clear white. What could be better?
-->''(Homer bursts in and starts undoing his pants)''
-->'''Homer:''' Oh, man, I really gotta-
-->'''Smithers:''' ''NOOOOOOO!!''



* ShoutOut: This episode is one of several times "[[Film/StarWars The Imperial March]]" has been used as a {{Leitmotif}} for Mr. Burns.

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* ShoutOut: SelectiveObliviousness: Mrs. Krabapple, choosing to ignore Bart's cry for help, also manages not to hear the sound of a wolf growling and snarling as it attacks him.
* ShoutOut:
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This episode is one of several times "[[Film/StarWars The Imperial March]]" has been used as a {{Leitmotif}} for Mr. Burns.


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* StayInTheKitchen: Homer's attitude toward Marge getting a job (among other reasons).
25th Nov '16 5:39:07 PM TitoMosquito
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-->"Please don't make me retire! It's the only thing keeping me alive, I'm not married, and my dog died..."
2nd Oct '16 6:16:54 AM Slamexo
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* PetTheDog: Mr. Burns letting Marge and Homer enjoy the private concert with Tom's Jones at his own expense, [[IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy since he wanted Homer to show her the time of her life.]]
16th Sep '16 9:04:22 AM Eddy1215
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* TemptingFate: When Surely Joe gives an estimate of $850 to repair the house's foundation, Homer fires him, telling him he's not the only foundation repairman in town. [[GilliganCut Upon checking the phonebook, however]], Homer discovers that Surely Joe actually ''is'' the only foundation repairman in town. It even says so in his ad.

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* TemptingFate: When Surely Joe gives an estimate of $850 $8500 to repair the house's foundation, Homer fires him, telling him he's not the only foundation repairman in town. [[GilliganCut Upon checking the phonebook, however]], Homer discovers that Surely Joe actually ''is'' the only foundation repairman in town. It even says so in his ad.
16th Sep '16 8:50:52 AM Eddy1215
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* OnlyShopInTown: Or in this case, only foundation repairman in town, much to Homer's chagrin.


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* TemptingFate: When Surely Joe gives an estimate of $850 to repair the house's foundation, Homer fires him, telling him he's not the only foundation repairman in town. [[GilliganCut Upon checking the phonebook, however]], Homer discovers that Surely Joe actually ''is'' the only foundation repairman in town. It even says so in his ad.
-->'''Homer''': D'oh!
24th Aug '16 7:42:48 AM Pallo
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* AmusingInjuries: When a hummingbird perches itself on the chimney causing the Simpson house to lean even further, Bart falls from his bedroom window (keep in mind they all sleep on the second floor) ''right on his head'', but he gets up the next second.

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* AmusingInjuries: When a hummingbird perches itself on the chimney causing the Simpson house to lean even further, Bart falls from his bedroom window (keep in mind they all sleep on the second floor) ''right on his head'', [[MadeOfIron but he gets up the next second.second]].
11th Jul '16 6:46:29 AM outlander2012
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** Krusty also gets mauled by an eagle, who takes exception to him helping himself to her eggs.
11th Jul '16 6:38:45 AM outlander2012
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* AxCrazy: One of Mister Burn's workers, who is polishing a shotgun and talking about "purification". The next time we see him, he's giggling, and walking off somewhere...

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* AxCrazy: One of Mister Burn's workers, who is polishing a shotgun and talking about "purification". declaring "I am the Angel of Death; the time of purification is at hand". The next time we see him, he's giggling, pumping the shotgun and walking off somewhere...
11th Jul '16 6:26:33 AM outlander2012
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* AttackOfThe50FootWhatever: When Lisa mentions that Pierre and Marie Curie died due to radiation poisoning ([[CriticalResearchFailure even though Marie was the only Curie to die of radiation poisoning. Pierre died from a fatal skull injury after getting hit by a horse-drawn carriage]]), Bart imagines them as giant, radioactive people tearing apart Tokyo.

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* AttackOfThe50FootWhatever: When Lisa mentions that Pierre and Marie Curie died due to radiation poisoning ([[CriticalResearchFailure even though Marie was the only Curie to die of radiation poisoning. Pierre died from a fatal skull injury after getting hit by a horse-drawn carriage]]), Bart imagines them as giant, radioactive people tearing apart Tokyo.giants laying waste to Tokyo in ''kaiju''-esque fashion.
-->'''Japanese bystander''': It's the Curies! We must flee!
7th Jul '16 5:12:23 PM JM1982
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* NeverMyFault: One of Homer's advice for Marge on her first day is to blame her mess on the guy that doesn't speak English.

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* MisBlamed:
* NeverMyFault: One of On Marge's first day at the plant, Homer advises her to blame the guy who can't speak English if anything goes wrong. Tibor has repeatedly saved Homer's advice for Marge on her first day is to blame her mess on butt this way. As just one example, Homer lost the guy key to the room housing one of the plant's monitoring systems, and Smithers wrongly assumes that doesn't speak English.Tibor was the one who actually lost it. Despite all that, he ''still'' gets promoted ahead of Homer.



** Tibor once saved Homer's butt from ... something that we also don't get more information on. All we know is that it involved Homer losing the key to the room housing one of the monitoring systems of the nuclear plant and Smithers is one of the few people who knew what happened.
*** He also got promoted ahead of Homer.

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** Tibor once saved Homer's butt from ... something that we also don't get more information on. All we know is that it involved Homer losing the key to the room housing * PreAssKickingOneLiner: Groundskeeper Willie gets one of these when he faces off with the monitoring systems of wolf:
-->'''Willie''': Hey, wolfie! Put down that hors d'oeuvre...''it's time for
the nuclear plant and Smithers is one of the few people who knew what happened.
*** He also got promoted ahead of Homer.
main course!''
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