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Thursday, November 25, 2004

Why We Have to Love the Simpsons...

Mayor: "Ich bin ein Springfielder." Homer: "Mmmmm. Jelly Donuts."
Explanation: "Ich bin ein Springfielder" is an allusion to JFK's speech in West Berlin in which he said, "Ich bin ein Berliner" ("I am a Berliner"). A "Berliner," however, is not only someone from Berlin, but also a German word for Jelly Donut.

Episode: 8F09 Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk

Lisa: Mom, romance is dead. It was acquired in a hostile takeover by Hallmark and Disney, homogenized, then sold off piece by piece.
Episode: Another Simpsons Clip Show

Kang [running for President]: Abortions for all! [crowd boos]Very well, Abortions for none! [crowd boos]Abortions for some, miniature American flags for the others! [crowd cheers]
Episode: a Halloween special


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