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Recap: The Simpsons S 10 E 14 Im With Cupid
Apu turns up the romance for his wife on Valentine's Day, making every husband in Springfield jealous.
  • Fractured Fairy Tale: Homer's story of how he had to pee in an alley outside of Moe's, passed out drunk, and woke up to find a raccoon "kissing" him is told as a fairy tale. Lisa even tells Homer that the story isn't a proper fairy tale.
  • Hurricane of Puns: Apu makes puns on Elton John songs while he and Elton watch Homer fight the skywriter.
    Elton: That maniac nearly killed us!
    Apu: Shall I... "take you to the pilot"? Hah! You see, because that is "your song"...
    Elton: I heard you.
    Apu: Yes, because... "someone saved your life tonight". (laughs)
    Elton: (annoyed) Cut it out!
    Apu: Well, well, "the bitch is back". (laughs again)
    Elton: (irritated) Ugh!
  • Serious Business: Skywriter Dan takes his work very seriously.
    Homer: Hey! You with the scarf! Stop skywriting!
    Dan: I have to deliver a message. It's the skywriters' code!
    Homer: I am so sick of that damn code!
  • Shout-Out: The chocolate factory which sends Manjula the chocolate Apu, which is in fact, Apu himself, is called "Baron Von's Munch House", a play on Baron Munchausen.
  • Similarly Named Works: King of the Hill also did a Valentine's Day episode titled "I'm With Cupid" which aired in 2002.
  • Take That and Running Gag: Elton John gives Homer one of his Grammys. Homer immediately tosses it into a nearby trashcan.
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