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Old 06-14-03, 12:22 AM
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Favorite Simpsons song?

What is everybody favorite simpsons song. I would have to go with when Mr. Burns sings "see my vest"
Old 06-14-03, 12:51 AM
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Monorail.

"Is there a chance the track could bend?"

"Not on your life, my Hindu friend."
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Homer, Homer simpson, hes the greatest guy in history,
From the, town of Springfield, hes about to hit a chestnut Tree.
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Monorail.

That season was the Simpson's peak.
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In the Garden of Eden by I. Ron Butterfly
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Tough decision, lots of very good left-leaning choices (Canyonero, Amendment Song, etc.). But I'll choose this one from the greatest episode of all time:

Come gather 'round Children, its high time ye learned
about a hero named Homer and a devil named Burns.

We'll march 'til we drop, the girls and the fellas,
We'll fight 'til the death or else fold like umbrellas...

So we'll march day and night by the big cooling tower,
They have the plant, but we have the power...
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Calculon, you are the only other person on earth who belives as I do, that Last Exit to Springfield is the best episode! I knew you existed!
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For full songs I'd have to go with the monorail saong (or "Who needs the Kwik-e-mart") but my favorite out of all of them is when Homer becomes a food critic ("I would even eat a baby deer...").
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Originally posted by BizRodian
Calculon, you are the only other person on earth who belives as I do, that Last Exit to Springfield is the best episode! I knew you existed!
My favorite too. Great, great episode. Unfortunately the Season 4 box won't be out til Summer 2004 probably and my cable company's stuck on showing eps from the last 3 seasons (and I can't find my tape of the episode).
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Hmmm, first one that came to mind is "The Stonecutters Song"

Who holds back the Electric Car?
Who makes Steve Gutenberg... a Star!
We do... We do
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Originally posted by Calculon
So we'll march day and night by the big cooling tower,
They have the plant, but we have the power...
Now do "Classical Gas!"

My favorite song? Gotta go with "Monorail".
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Originally posted by WildcatLH
My favorite too. Great, great episode. Unfortunately the Season 4 box won't be out til Summer 2004 probably and my cable company's stuck on showing eps from the last 3 seasons (and I can't find my tape of the episode).
That's too bad. The local Fox affiliate here showed LEtS about 3 weeks ago, and it reaffirmed my belief that that and "The PTA Disbands" are the two best. But, like yours, the affiliate had been playing the same newer episodes over and over for about a year or more.

But Monorail does get my nod for best song.
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When I was seventeen
I drank some very good beer.
I drank some very good beer
I purchased with a fake ID.
My name was Brian McGee.
I stayed up listening to Queen.
When I was seventeen.
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Probably "Checking In":

...No more pills or alcohol
...No more pot or Demerol
...No more stinking fun at all
...I'm checking in!
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Man I never thought that there were so many good songs from the Simpsons - some great ones listed so far.

Wildcat - I actually e-mailed my FOX affiliate this week about them showing only recent Simpsons episodes 2x per night for at least the last 12 months. They actually replied and said that they only had rights to the last 3 seasons, but starting July 1, they will again have rights to them all (or at least the classic ones again). It may be the same for your affiliate.
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Too many to name, but here are some of my favorite:

Checking In
Almost anything from the Shari Bobbins episode
Kamp Krusty theme
Mr. Plow
Monorail
Stonecutters
Weird Al's song for Marge
Old 06-15-03, 06:13 PM
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Simpson, Homer Simpson, He's the greatest guy in history


Monorail and Stonecutters are every bit as good.
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Mono...D'OH!
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Apu: "Who needs the Kwik-E-Mart? I dooooo."

Homer: "He lied to us through song. I hate when people do that."
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Who keeps the martians under wraps?
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"The Garbage Man Can"
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Do....the stuff that buys me beer,
Re...the guy who sells me beer,
Mi...the guy who drinks the beer,
Fa... I'll drive to get the beer,
So...how 'bout another beer?
La...I'd like another beer,
Ti...no thanks I'm drinking beer,
which brings us back to D'Oh

or something like that.

-doc
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Apu's "Who Needs the Quickie Mart"
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Mine is by far the entire "Oh Streetcar" medley -

Stella! Stella!
Can't you hear me yell-a?
You're puttin' me through hell-a!
Stella, Stella!

You can always depend on the kindness of strangers
To buck up your spirit, and sheild you from danger
Now here's a tip from Blanche you won't regret
A stranger's just a friend you haven't met!
Streetcar!

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