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Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.

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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 7 Summary

The mystery of who shot Mr Burns is solved, and the guilty man or woman or baby faces justice. Meanwhile, Lisa uncovers the dark truth about Jebediah Springfield, while Police Chief Wiggum and Snake get the Pulp Fiction treatment in Herman's basement.

  • Lisa in front of the sundial where Burns was shot

    Episode 1 - Who Shot Mr Burns? (Part Two)

    Who Shot Mr Burns (Part 2): Mr Burns' mystery attacker is finally revealed. There's a shock confession, and Homer has a clear motive: but could the truth be even more bizarre?

  • Milhouse as Fallout Boy

    Episode 2 - Radioactive Man

    Radioactive Man: Bart auditions to play Fallout Boy when Springfield is chosen as the location for Rainier Wolfcastle's big-screen adaptation of Radioactive Man.

  • Scruffy Lisa and Bart with social worker

    Episode 3 - Home Sweet Home-Dum-Diddly Doodly

    Home Sweet Home-Dum-Diddly Doodly: Homer and Marge are sent to Bad Parent School when Bart catches head lice and Lisa loses her shoes...

  • Bart hands Milhouse the deed for his soul

    Episode 4 - Bart Sells His Soul

    Bart Sells His Soul: Bart sells his soul to Milhouse, who swaps it for some ALF pogs. Meanwhile, Moe re-launches the Tavern as Uncle Moe's Family Feedbag.

  • Apu, Lisa and Paul and Stella McCartney

    Episode 5 - Lisa the Vegetarian

    Lisa The Vegetarian: Lisa turns vegetarian after petting a lamb, but can't find anyone in Springfield who shares her sensibilities, except for Apu and his friends Paul and Linda McCartney.

  • Bart with a bump on his head

    Episode 6 - Treehouse of Horror VI

    Treehouse of Horror VI: Homer is sucked into a 3D digital dimension, and ends up trapped in the real, non-animated world.

  • Obese Homer

    Episode 7 - King-Size Homer

    King-Size Homer: Homer tries to put on enough weight to be classified as disabled so that he can work from home.

  • Homer with his mother

    Episode 8 - Mother Simpson

    Mother Simpson: Homer's long-lost mother (guest star Glenn Close) turns up on the run from the police.

  • Sideshow Bob on the big screen

    Episode 9 - Sideshow Bob's Last Gleaming

    Sideshow Bob's Last Gleaming: Sideshow Bob escapes from prison - again - and threatens to blow up the Springfield air show.

  • Krusty illustration

    Episode 10 - The Simpsons 138th Episode Spectacular

    The Simpsons' 138th Show Spectacular: Troy McClure hosts a celebration of the milestone that is the 138th episode of The Simpsons.

  • Bart shoplifting

    Episode 11 - Marge Be Not Proud

    Marge Be Not Proud: Bart gets on the wrong side of a scary security guard - and Marge - when he steals the latest computer game from the Try-N-Save.

  • The 'Pin Pals' t-shirt

    Episode 12 - Team Homer

    Team Homer: Homer forms a bowling team - the Pin Pals - with Moe, Apu and Otto; but one of them has to go when Mr Burns muscles in on the team.

  • Bart and George Bush Sr.

    Episode 13 - Two Bad Neighbours

    Two Bad Neighbors: George Bush Sr moves into Evergreen Terrace, but Bart destroys his memoirs, sparking a feud between the ex-president and his new neighbour Homer.

  • Marge wearing her Chanel dress amongst posh club members

    Episode 14 - Scenes from a Class Struggle in Springfield

    Scenes from a Class Struggle in Springfield: The family are invited to join an exclusive country club, but while Homer, Bart and Lisa make themselves at home, Marge has trouble adjusting.

  • Bart and Lisa on the beach with Krusty

    Episode 15 - Bart the Fink

    Bart the Fink: Bart gets Krusty the Clown busted for tax evasion, then Krusty disappears in a mysterious plane crash.

  • Homer the town-crier

    Episode 16 - Lisa the Iconoclast

    Lisa the Iconoclast: Lisa finds out that Springfield's founder was a murderous pirate who tried to assassinate George Washington, and decides her fellow citizens should know the truth.

  • Smithers and Homer

    Episode 17 - Homer the Smithers

    Homer the Smithers: Worried that Mr Burns may decide to replace him permanently when he takes a well-earned break, Smithers chooses the plant's worst employee to fill in for him.

  • Bart and Chester J. Lampwick

    Episode 18 - The Day the Violence Died

    The Day the Violence Died: Bart and Lisa help a homeless man (guest star Kirk Douglas), who claims he invented Itchy & Scratchy, to sue the programme makers.

  • Troy McClure proposing to Selma

    Episode 19 - A Fish Called Selma

    A Fish Called Selma: Actor Troy McClure is in desperate need of some good publicity following his implication in a sordid sea-life scandal. So he arranges a sham wedding with Selma.

  • Bart's fake driving licence

    Episode 20 - Bart on the Road

    Bart on the Road: With Bart's fake driving licence and $600 Martin made on the stock market, the boys set off with Milhouse and Nelson on a road trip to the World's Fair in Knoxville.

  • Maggie trapped in a newspaper vending machine

    Episode 21 - 22 Short Films About Springfield

    22 Short Films about Springfield: A Pulp Fiction-style trip through the everyday life of Springfield reveals what really goes on in this apparently normal town.

  • Bart and Grampa under attack from Mr Burns

    Episode 22 - Raging Abe Simpson and His Grumbling Grandson...

    Raging Abe Simpson and His Grumbling Grandson in 'The Curse of the Flying Hellfish': Monty Burns wants Grandpa Simpson out of the way so he can get his hands on some valuable art.

  • Young Abe Simpson and his father near the Statue of Liberty

    Episode 23 - Much Apu About Nothing

    Much Apu About Nothing: Homer helps Apu study for a naturalisation exam to prove he's American enough to stay in the country.

  • Homer being hit in the gut by a cannonball

    Episode 24 - Homerpalooza

    Homerpalooza: Homer goes on the road with alternative rock festival Hullabalooza in a sideshow where he has cannonballs fired into his belly.

  • Lisa enjoying herself with her new friends

    Episode 25 - Summer of 4'2"

    Summer of 4'2": Lisa uses the holiday as a chance to change her image, and gets in with a cool crowd (guest star Christina Ricci). But Bart is not pleased that his sister is so popular.

The Simpsons synopsis

Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.

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