History Recap / TheSimpsonsS6E22RoundSpringfield

9th Jul '16 3:34:08 PM morenohijazo
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* SkyFace: The finale of the episode about Bleeding Gums Murphy, Lisa's short-lived mentor figure, features his visage in the clouds over Lisa's head. [[ActorAllusion Along with]] [[Disney/TheLionKing Mufasa]], [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]] and Creator/JamesEarlJones.
13th Jun '16 7:15:57 AM TonyG
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* DescriptionCut: Lisa decides she needs to talk to someone with more experience about Bleeding Gums Murphy's death. Cut to Grandpa Simpson telling her "Death stalks you ate every turn!"

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* DescriptionCut: Lisa decides she needs to talk to someone with more experience about Bleeding Gums Murphy's death. Cut to Grandpa Simpson telling her "Death stalks you ate at every turn!"
13th Jun '16 7:12:57 AM TonyG
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* DescriptionCut: Lisa decides she needs to talk to someone with more experience about Bleeding Gums Murphy's death. Cut to Grandpa Simpson telling her "Death stalks you ate every turn!"


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* FreePrizeAtTheBottom: The jagged metal "O" on Krusty-O's, which Bart accidentally eats, giving him appendicitis. At the end the new prize is flesh eating bacteria.
29th Feb '16 10:32:57 PM DivineDeath
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* DrunkOnMilk: Bleeding Gums [[RuleOfFunny somehow]] gets drunk on Fabergé eggs of all things. It's even treated like a drug addiction, where he lost his fortune due to his "$1500 a day habit" of buying them.



* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Homer tries to comfort Lisa when she cries over Bleeding Gum's death. Only to say something stupid which made her feel worse.

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: NiceJobBreakingItHero:
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Homer tries to comfort Lisa when she cries over Bleeding Gum's death. Only to say something stupid which made her feel worse.



** Lisa prompts the Comic Book Guy into doubling the price of Bleeding Gums' album after revealing he died.



* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Mrs. Krabappel only believes that Bart's really in pain when he completely finishes his test before asking to go to the nurse again. She still lets him suffer a few more seconds of pain before sending him off, though.

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Mrs. Krabappel only believes that Bart's really in pain when he completely finishes his test before asking to go to the nurse again. [[KickTheDog She still lets him suffer a few more seconds of pain before sending him off, off]], though.
6th Feb '16 11:19:41 PM TitoMosquito
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** Bleeding Gums was a special guest on Series/TheCosbyShow in 1986. The scene parodies the fact that quite some famous jazz musicians like Music/DizzieGillespie, Music/TitoPuente and Music/LenaHorne were once guests on the show. It also references Creator/BillCosby's tendency to clown around, talking gibberish and focus most of the attention to himself, exaggerated here to the point that Bleeding Gums doesn't even have a line.
** Bleeding Gums appears in the sky to Lisa, together with Mufasa from WesternAnimation/TheLionKing, Darth Vader from Film/StarWars and Creator/SteveAllen saying ''This is CNN'', all references to the fact that Creator/JamesEarlJones voiced these characters.

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** Bleeding Gums was a special guest on Series/TheCosbyShow ''Series/TheCosbyShow'' in 1986. The scene parodies the fact that quite some famous jazz musicians like Music/DizzieGillespie, Music/TitoPuente Music/TitoPuente[[note]]who himself appeared in ''The Simpsons'' later on[[/note]] and Music/LenaHorne were once guests on the show. It also references Creator/BillCosby's tendency to clown around, talking gibberish and focus most of the attention to himself, exaggerated here to the point that Bleeding Gums doesn't even have a line.
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** Bleeding Gums appears in the sky to Lisa, together with Mufasa from WesternAnimation/TheLionKing, ''WesternAnimation/TheLionKing'', Darth Vader from Film/StarWars Franchise/StarWars and Creator/SteveAllen saying ''This is CNN'', all references to the fact that Creator/JamesEarlJones voiced these characters.
13th Dec '15 12:26:58 AM windyshadow32
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21st Nov '15 5:12:24 PM TitoMosquito
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* CassandraTruth: No one except Lisa believes that Bart is truly sick, knowing his tendency to try to get out of tests. Though Marge was close to believing Bart.

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* CassandraTruth: No one except Lisa believes that Bart is truly sick, knowing his tendency to try to get out of tests. Though Marge was close to believing Bart.Bart too.



* LastDisrespects: No one showed up at Bleeding Gum's funeral because no one knows him.

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* LastDisrespects: No one showed up at Bleeding Gum's funeral because no one knows knew him.



* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Homer tries to comfort Lisa when she cries over Bleeding Gum's death. Only to say something stupid which made her feel worse.
-->'''Homer:''' Oh, I blew it again. ''(Maggie puts her pacifier into Homer's mouth)'' Mmm...



--->'''Homer:''' Lisa, honey, if you really wanna preserve his memory, I recommend getting a tattoo. It preserves the things you love...(Homer rolls up his sleeve to reveal a heart with the words...) "Starland Vocal Band"?! They ''suck''!
** "You must avenge my death, [[KimbaTheWhiteLion Kimba]]...dah, I mean ''[[Disney/TheLionKing Simba]]!''

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--->'''Homer:''' -->'''Homer:''' Lisa, honey, if you really wanna preserve his memory, I recommend getting a tattoo. It preserves the things you love...(Homer rolls up his sleeve to reveal a heart with the words...) "Starland Vocal Band"?! They ''suck''!
** "You must avenge my death, [[KimbaTheWhiteLion [[Manga/KimbaTheWhiteLion Kimba]]...dah, I mean ''[[Disney/TheLionKing Simba]]!''
21st Nov '15 6:57:29 AM Fireblood
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-->'''Crosby''': "Jazz is like the New Coke. [[TemptingFate It'll be around forever]]."
* TechnologyMarchesOn: An episode like this couldn't happen these days, as Lisa would easily be able to find Bleeding Gums Murphy's only album on websites like [=CraigsList=], eBay, or available on torrent sites -- unless it was ''really'' rare to find.

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-->'''Crosby''': "Jazz is like the New Coke. [[TemptingFate It'll be around forever]]."
* TechnologyMarchesOn: An episode like this couldn't happen these days, as Lisa would easily be able to find Bleeding Gums Murphy's only album on websites like [=CraigsList=], eBay, or available on torrent sites -- unless it was ''really'' rare to find.
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21st Nov '15 6:56:47 AM Fireblood
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* TheCastShowoff: Yeardley Smith proves to have some serious pipes during Lisa's rendition of "Jazzman".
21st Nov '15 6:56:21 AM Fireblood
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In this partial VerySpecialEpisode, Lisa discovers that her friend and jazz mentor, Bleeding Gums Murphy, is in the hospital, and when he dies on the night of her recital, Lisa works to keep the musician's memory alive. Meanwhile, Bart comes down with appendicitis from eating Krusty the Clown's new cereal, which comes with a jagged metal "O" and sues the clown for personal harm.

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In this partial VerySpecialEpisode, Lisa discovers that her friend and jazz mentor, Bleeding Gums Murphy, is in the hospital, and when he dies on the night of her recital, Lisa works to keep the musician's memory alive. Meanwhile, Bart comes down with appendicitis from eating Krusty the Clown's new cereal, which comes with a jagged metal "O" "O", and sues the clown for personal harm.



* BlindMusician: Bleeding Gums' mentor, Blind Willie Witherspoon. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] in that, for 30 years, he thought he was playing the saxophone...''when he was actually playing an umbrella.'' No one said anything because they thought it was funny.

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* BlindMusician: Bleeding Gums' mentor, Blind Willie Witherspoon. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] {{Subverted}} in that, for 30 years, he thought he was playing the saxophone...''when he was actually playing an umbrella.'' No one said anything because they thought it was funny.



* TheCastShowoff: Yeardley Smith proves to have some serious pipes during Lisa's rendition of "Jazzman"

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* TheCastShowoff: Yeardley Smith proves to have some serious pipes during Lisa's rendition of "Jazzman""Jazzman".



* DeadArtistsAreBetter: Lisa finds Bleeding Gums Murphy's only album at Comic Book Guy's store costing $250. But when Lisa mentions that Bleeding Gums has recently died, [[KickTheDog he immediately doubles the price to $500]].

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* DeadArtistsAreBetter: Lisa finds Bleeding Gums Murphy's only album at Comic Book Guy's store store, costing $250. But when Lisa mentions that Bleeding Gums has recently died, [[KickTheDog he immediately doubles the price to $500]].



* GamblerGroupies: Bart has a ImagineSpot in which he's in a casino, surrounded by attractive woman.

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* GamblerGroupies: Bart has a an ImagineSpot in which he's in a casino, surrounded by attractive woman.



* IncurableCoughOfDeath: Bleeding Gums

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* IncurableCoughOfDeath: Bleeding GumsGums.



** Bleeding Gums was special guest in Series/TheCosbyShow in 1986. The scene parodies the fact that quite some famous jazz musicians like Music/DizzieGillespie, Music/TitoPuente and Music/LenaHorne were once guest on the show. It also references Creator/BillCosby's tendency to clown around, talking gibberish and focus most of the attention to himself, exaggarated here to the point that Bleeding Gums doesn't even have a line.

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** Bleeding Gums was a special guest in on Series/TheCosbyShow in 1986. The scene parodies the fact that quite some famous jazz musicians like Music/DizzieGillespie, Music/TitoPuente and Music/LenaHorne were once guest guests on the show. It also references Creator/BillCosby's tendency to clown around, talking gibberish and focus most of the attention to himself, exaggarated exaggerated here to the point that Bleeding Gums doesn't even have a line.
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