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Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.
Series 2 Summary
Bart sets his sights on the ultimate prize: Radioactive Man, Issue One - but faces a little competition in the process. Meanwhile, Mr Burns finds himself in hot water for polluting Springfield's rivers, all because of a mutant three-eyed fish... named Blinky.
Episode 1 - Bart Gets an F
Bart Gets An F: Bart faces an important history test; if he fails, he'll be kept back a year. So he agrees to make class swot Martin popular in exchange for his help with the test.
Episode 2 - Simpson and Delilah
Simpson and Delilah: When Homer cheats his work health insurance to buy a miracle hair growth formula, Mr Burns mistakes him for a young go-getter and promotes him.
Episode 3 - Treehouse of Horror
Treehouse of Horror: On his way home from trick-or-treating, Homer stops off at the treehouse to listen to Bart and Lisa tell three ghostly stories.
Episode 4 - Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish
Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish: Mr Burns gets into trouble when Bart and Lisa find a three-eyed fish near his nuclear power station.
Episode 5 - Dancin' Homer
Dancin' Homer: Homer becomes the Springfield Isotopes' mascot after getting drunk with Mr Burns and making a fool of himself at the baseball game.
Episode 6 - Dead Putting Society
Dead Putting Society: Jealous of Ned Flanders' games room (with beer on tap) and loving family, Homer enters Bart in a high-stakes mini-golf competition with Todd Flanders.
Episode 7 - Bart vs Thanksgiving
Bart vs. Thanksgiving: Bart runs away from home on Thanksgiving after having a fight with Lisa, and ends up at a homeless shelter - with a TV crew in attendance.
Episode 8 - Bart the Daredevil
Bart the Daredevil: After the Simpsons' car is attacked by the Truck-A-Saurous at the Springfield Speedway, Bart is enthralled by daredevil Captain Murdock's stunts.
Episode 9 - Itchy & Scratchy & Marge
Itchy & Scratchy & Marge: Marge campaigns against The Itchy & Scratchy Show after it inspires Maggie to hit Homer over the head with a hammer.
Episode 10 - Bart Gets Hit by a Car
Bart Gets Hit by a Car: Disreputable lawyer Lionel Hutz encourages Homer to sue Mr Burns after he hits Bart with his car.
Episode 11 - One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, Blue Fish
One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, Blue Fish: Homer is told he only has 24 hours to live after eating incorrectly prepared blowfish at the Happy Sumo restaurant.
Episode 12 - The Way We Was
The Way We Was: The Simpsons' TV breaks down, so Marge regales the kids with the tale of how she and Homer met and fell in love, in spite of Homer's clumsy courtship techniques.
Episode 13 - Homer vs Lisa and the 8th Commandment
Homer vs Lisa & the 8th Commandment: Homer gets illegal cable TV installed, but Lisa pleads with him to get rid of it after learning the eighth commandment.
Episode 14 - Principal Charming
Principal Charming: Homer tries to set Principal Skinner up with Marge's sister Selma, but he falls for their other sibling Patty, who is far less interested in him.
Episode 15 - Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?
Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?: Homer discovers his long-lost brother Herb, a millionaire car company owner. But all does not go well when Herb asks Homer to design a car.
Episode 16 - Bart's Dog Gets an F
Bart's Dog Gets An F: Homer threatens to give Santa's Little Helper away if his behaviour doesn't improve after he rips Homer's expensive new trainers to shreds.
Episode 17 - Old Money
Old Money: Grampa falls in love with a beautiful fellow retirement home resident, but, on her birthday, Homer whisks Grampa off to Discount Lion Safari, where the car breaks down.
Episode 18 - Brush with Greatness
Brush with Greatness: Lisa encourages Marge to take up painting again after she exhibits a critically acclaimed painting of a half-naked Homer asleep on the sofa...
Episode 19 - Lisa's Substitute
Lisa's Substitute: Lisa develops a crush on her substitute teacher but is embarrassed when he meets Homer, while Bart stands against Martin for class president.
Episode 20 - The War of the Simpsons
The War of The Simpsons: After Homer gets drunk at a party and leers at Maude Flanders, Marge forces him to accompany her on a marriage counselling weekend at a wooded retreat.
Episode 21 - Three Men and a Comic Book
Three Men and a Comic Book: Bart, Milhouse and Martin pool their resources to buy the first edition of the Radioactive Man comic but, unable to trust each other, it's not a relaxing time.
Episode 22 - Blood Feud
Blood Feud: When Mr Burns needs a vital blood transfusion, Bart is the only one with the right blood type. But Mr Burns fails to show the Simpsons enough gratitude for Bart's blood...
The Simpsons synopsis
Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.Episode Guide >
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