Recap: The Simpsons S 19 E 1 He Loves To Fly And He Dohs

Homer gets a life coach (voiced by Stephen Colbert) after realizing that he wants to be rich and successful enough to buy his own private jet.

Tropes:

  • Brick Joke: At the beginning of the episode, it's revealed that Mr. Burns ate a mini-cellphone because he mistook it for a lemon drop. A later scene has the phone fringing from him and Smithers shoving a stick through his throat to answer the call.
  • Don't Tell Mama: Homer doesn't want Marge to know he failed to get the new job.
  • Take That: According to a play that Homer and Mr. Burns watch in Chicago, Starbucks charges a billion dollars for a cup of coffee.
  • Too Dumb to Live: After landing a plane, Homer decides to drive it to a proper place and ends up sending it to the sea.