Recap: The Simpsons S 20 E 18 Father Knows Worst

Homer becomes a helicopter parent to help Bart's failing grades and Lisa's lack of friends. Meanwhile, Marge makes herself at home in the basement sauna she uncovered.


  • Comically Missing the Point: When Dr. Hibbert told Marge that Homer's burnt tongue would negatively affect their sex life, she thought he was talking about it being difficult for Homer to express any desire to have sex.
  • Super Senses: Homer's sense of taste after his accident is magnified to such a degree that any food with even the slightest amount of flavour is inedible and potentially hazardous.