Homer becomes a tow truck driver while Marge makes Maggie more independent.
* FunWithAcronyms: During his search for milk, Homer seemed to have found a billboard about it but it was an acronym for "Creator/MrT is Disney/TheLionKing".
** Also C.R.I.E. "Creative Responses for Independent Edu-loving".
--> '''Ned Flanders''': Top of the mornin', Tow-mer.
--> '''Homer''': [[CompletelyMissingThePoint It's Homer, idiot.]]
* LetsSeeYouDoBetter: When Marge tried to browse the web to search for a solution for Maggie's clinginess, Bart and Lisa kept criticizing her navigating skills until she dared them to find a website. They quickly found one.
* MeaningfulName: "Guido"polis
* NoNameGiven: The teacher from C.R.I.E. who helps Marge with Maggie.
* PoliceAreUseless: Mayor Quimby explicitly claims that he hired Wiggum as police chief because he didn't want the towns laws enforced to the letter. No doubt to help with his own legal dealings.
* [[ShutUpKiss "Shut Up" Hug]]: From Maggie to Marge.
* WithGreatPowerComesGreatResponsibility: Flanders warned Homer about that. Homer [[WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity threatened to use his power to kill whoever said that]].