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* WomenAreWiser: Marge and Lisa manage to competently build shelter in the wild; while Bart and Homer, the latter being (allegedly) a more experienced woodsman, spend the night frozen, mauled, naked and starved.

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* WomenAreWiser: Marge and Lisa manage to competently build shelter in the wild; while Bart and Homer, the latter being (allegedly) a more experienced woodsman, spend the night frozen, mauled, naked and starved. And Maggie takes over a tribe of bears.


** Todd Flanders driving by Bart in the Flanders' far superior lawnmower and making a sarcastic but openly bragging remark.

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** Todd Flanders driving by Bart in the Flanders' far superior lawnmower and making a sarcastic but openly bragging remark.remark...a bit like Bart would do, despite soon becoming Bart's polar-opposite.

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** Todd Flanders driving by Bart in the Flanders' far superior lawnmower and making a sarcastic but openly bragging remark.

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* CouchGag: The first of two episodes (albeit the second produced) to subvert this. After the Simpsons rush in, they sit down, and nothing else happens save for Bart blinking twice and Marge blinking once.


* TheAllegedCar: The RV that Homer purchases is the cheapest vehicle in the lot and it shows with its incredibly rickety looks and being much smaller than Ned's RV to the point that the family's packing fills the entire inside (what it actually has in terms of gadgets is never shown, but it's easy to guess it lacks even the satellite TV that was one of the things Homer envied the most from Ned's RV). Homer doesn't does it any favors by driving it too roughly through the forest (including straight through a river, flooding the inside) and then accidentally having it fall down a cliff.

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* TheAllegedCar: The RV that Homer purchases is the cheapest vehicle in the lot and it shows with its incredibly rickety looks and being much smaller than Ned's RV to the point that the family's packing fills the entire inside (what it actually has in terms of gadgets is never shown, but it's easy to guess it lacks even the satellite TV that was one of the things Homer envied the most from Ned's RV). Homer doesn't does do it any favors by driving it too roughly through the forest (including straight through a river, flooding the inside) and then accidentally having it fall down a cliff.



* HorribleCampingTrip: Homer's new RV fall off a cliff, and after a string of disasters, he eventually ends up covered in mud and mistaken for Bigfoot. [[DoubleStandard On the other]] [[MachoDisasterExpedition hand]], Marge and Lisa (who were asked to just stay put while Bart and Homer searched for help) were able to clean up their camping site and turn it downright paradisiacal (and Maggie, who had been missing and taken by ''bears'', turned out to have been found by "kind" bears).
* MachoDisasterExpedition: Lisa and Marge successfully build their own campfire and turn their camping site into something downright paradisiacal (they even lampshade that --even if they knew absolutely nothing about camping-- they had it easily made once they finally cleaned up the place) and Maggie got lost and found by grizzly bears, but they turned out to be of the 'kind' type and carried her to civilization, while Homer and Bart end up cold and naked, with Homer ultimately mistaken for Bigfoot.

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* HorribleCampingTrip: Homer's new RV fall off a cliff, and after a string of disasters, he eventually ends up covered in mud and mistaken for Bigfoot. [[DoubleStandard On the other]] [[MachoDisasterExpedition hand]], other hand, Marge and Lisa (who were asked to just stay put while Bart and Homer searched for help) were able to clean up their camping site and turn it downright paradisiacal paradisaical (and Maggie, who had been missing and taken by ''bears'', turned out to have been found by "kind" bears).
* MachoDisasterExpedition: Lisa and Marge successfully build their own campfire and turn their camping site into something downright paradisiacal paradisaical (they even lampshade that --even -- even if they knew absolutely nothing about camping-- camping -- they had it easily made once they finally cleaned up the place) and Maggie got lost and found by grizzly bears, but they turned out to be of the 'kind' type and carried her to civilization, while Homer and Bart end up cold and naked, with Homer ultimately mistaken for Bigfoot.

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* AlwaysSomeoneBetter: Ned establishes himself to be this to Homer by purchasing an RV, and even if he's not wealthy enough to purchase it with cash he still has a better credit limit than Homer.


* MachoDisasterExpedition: Lisa and Marge successfully build their own campfire and turn their camping site into something downright paradisiacal (they even lampshade that --even if they knew absolutely nothing about camping-- had it easily made once they finally cleaned up the place) and Maggie got lost and found by grizzly bears, but they turned out to be of the 'kind' type and carried her to civilization, while Homer ends up cold, naked and ultimately mistaken for Bigfoot.

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* MachoDisasterExpedition: Lisa and Marge successfully build their own campfire and turn their camping site into something downright paradisiacal (they even lampshade that --even if they knew absolutely nothing about camping-- they had it easily made once they finally cleaned up the place) and Maggie got lost and found by grizzly bears, but they turned out to be of the 'kind' type and carried her to civilization, while Homer ends up cold, naked and Bart end up cold and naked, with Homer ultimately mistaken for Bigfoot.



-->'''Lisa''': I heard a disgusting rumour on the schoolyard.
-->'''Marge''': Well, it's true, I'm afraid.

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-->'''Lisa''': -->'''Lisa:''' I heard a disgusting rumour on the schoolyard.
-->'''Marge''':
schoolyard.\\
'''Marge:'''
Well, it's true, I'm afraid.


* MachoDisasterExpedition: Bart and Homer decide to venture into the woods to seek help and tell Marge and Lisa to stay put at camp. Their experience is torturous and embarrassing. Marge and Lisa, who have absolutely no knowledge of how to camp, manage to create a pretty pleasant experience for themselves (they even lampshade that it got much easier once they managed to clean up the campsite of all debris). Maggie also finds her own experience easy, courtesy of the bears.

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* MachoDisasterExpedition: Bart Lisa and Homer decide to venture into the woods to seek help and tell Marge successfully build their own campfire and Lisa to stay put at camp. Their experience is torturous and embarrassing. Marge and Lisa, who have absolutely no knowledge of how to camp, manage to create a pretty pleasant experience for themselves turn their camping site into something downright paradisiacal (they even lampshade that --even if they knew absolutely nothing about camping-- had it got much easier easily made once they managed to clean finally cleaned up the campsite of all debris). place) and Maggie also finds her own experience easy, courtesy got lost and found by grizzly bears, but they turned out to be of the bears.'kind' type and carried her to civilization, while Homer ends up cold, naked and ultimately mistaken for Bigfoot.

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* DenserAndWackier: This is easily the most surreal season 1 episode, which makes sense considering John Swartzwelder wrote it.

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* BaseOnWheels: The "Ultimate Behemoth" RV, in a nutshell. Two stories tall with the luxury to match... and so does the outrageous price.


* TheAllegedCar: The RV that Homer purchases is the cheapest vehicle in the lot and it shows with its incredibly rickety looks (what it actually has on the inside is never shown, but it's easy to guess it lacks even the satellite TV that was one of the things Homer envied the most from Ned's RV). Homer doesn't does it any favors by driving it too roughly through the forest (including straight through a river, flooding the inside) and then accidentally having it fall down a cliff.

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* TheAllegedCar: The RV that Homer purchases is the cheapest vehicle in the lot and it shows with its incredibly rickety looks and being much smaller than Ned's RV to the point that the family's packing fills the entire inside (what it actually has on the inside in terms of gadgets is never shown, but it's easy to guess it lacks even the satellite TV that was one of the things Homer envied the most from Ned's RV). Homer doesn't does it any favors by driving it too roughly through the forest (including straight through a river, flooding the inside) and then accidentally having it fall down a cliff.

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* CoolCar: The whole plot occurs because Ned purchases a top-of-the-line RV (with satellite TV, even) and Homer gets envious and exaggerated with the "Ultimate Behemoth", a two-story RV with an interior that resembles a manor and a gigantic TV with its own satellite.

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* TheAllegedCar: The RV that Homer purchases is the cheapest vehicle in the lot and it shows with its incredibly rickety looks (what it actually has on the inside is never shown, but it's easy to guess it lacks even the satellite TV that was one of the things Homer envied the most from Ned's RV). Homer doesn't does it any favors by driving it too roughly through the forest (including straight through a river, flooding the inside) and then accidentally having it fall down a cliff.


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* CryptidEpisode: Variation played for laughs with Homer being mistaken by Bigfoot and having people out to capture him.


* TreeBuchet: Homer's attempt at making a branch trap for obtaining some small game for dinner results in a bunny rabbit being flung well past the horizon.



* WomenAreWiser: Marge and Lisa manage to competently build shelter in the wild, while Bart and Homer, being the experienced woodsman he is, spend the night frozen, mauled and starved.

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* WomenAreWiser: Marge and Lisa manage to competently build shelter in the wild, wild; while Bart and Homer, the latter being the (allegedly) a more experienced woodsman he is, woodsman, spend the night frozen, mauled mauled, naked and starved.

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* SkewedPriorities: The news report about the "Bigfoot sighting" ends with the anchor saying, "We return you to the President's address."

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