("God doesn't love me!"). [175] Al Jean confirmed on Twitter that Dora was Doris' sister, meaning the two are separate characters.[176]. He is a sixth-grader and is often seen hanging out with Dolph, Kearney, and sometimes Nelson. As a prize, Bart was offered either an elephant or $10,000 in cash, with the elephant option as a joke. In "Hello Gutter, Hello Fadder", Homer goes bowling but tells Marge that Lenny was hospitalized; when Marge informs the kids, they respond the same way she did and shout, "Not Lenny!". It has been suggested that Brandine is Cletus' mother, sister and even daughter, whom he fathered with an alien. True to the name of the episode, Grimes eventually declares Homer his enemy after his co-worker gets him into serious trouble with his new boss Mr. Burns. It concluded that Riviera was a better role model for physicians.[102]. In the episode "Radioactive Man", a Hollywood studio attempted to film a Radioactive Man movie in Springfield. He is polite to his customers and treats them with respect when they order and then loudly insults and belittles them to his cook Salvatore, fully aware that they can hear him from the kitchen. Sideshow Bob. He was voiced by Harry Shearer in that episode. He also has a small part in The Simpsons Movie. A loud, high-pitched contemptuous woman, she neglects her son. and "¡Ay, Dios no me ama!" He is apparently friendly with Krusty the Clown and Krusty's father, according to "Simpsons Christmas Stories". Commentary for ", Groening, Matt (2001). This resulted in their being temporarily replaced by Homer. Although she spent much of her free time in prayer, reading the Bible, and helping out her husband at the Leftorium, she let her hair down for the occasional dinner parties at the home of her neighbors, the Simpsons. Lurleen once again ends up engaged to a man who looks very much like Homer and tours as an opening act for the Dixie Chicks. Shauna Chalmers is a rebellious, promiscuous teenager who is Superintendent Chalmers' daughter. Old Jewish Man, or Crazy Old Man (according to "Krusty Gets Kancelled") (voiced by Hank Azaria), is Abraham Simpson and Jasper Beardly's friend. Lunchlady Dora has been seen dating Hans Moleman. Nicholas Riviera, M.D. Ralph apparently gets his appearance from her, as the two look very similar. Hans Moleman's appearances usually come in the form of a running gag where he is killed by various accidents, yet inexplicably returns unharmed in subsequent episodes. Wiseguy has been dubbed "The Sarcastic Middle-Aged Man" by the show's Internet fans. Doctor Colossus is a minor character and usually only appears in the background. One of God's distinctive features is that He and Jesus are the only two The Simpsons characters to have been drawn with five fingers on each hand and five toes on each foot. During the school science fair in the season 23 episode "Replaceable You" Kearney has a human skull on display with a sign on it that reads, "Is This Üter?" We use DTG Technology to print Kirk Van Houten Can I Borrow a Feeling World Tour T-Shirt PU27 . Homer later calls him Harry Plopper, and the pig is seen with glasses and a lightning bolt-shaped scar, based on the character Harry Potter. Captain Horatio Peter McCallister, more commonly known as "The Sea Captain", created by Conan O'Brien and voiced by Hank Azaria. Her desperate attempts to regain her stability include rushing out of class to recite "Calm blue ocean, calm blue ocean" with her eyes closed, getting into her car and driving off on two occasions, and even letting Ralph teach the class after she was granted tenure and therefore free to do almost anything she wants. However, she does not care for cake, finding it "too sweet". Gloria Dickson, voiced by Julia Louis-Dreyfus is Snake's girlfriend. Wendell Borton is a perpetually nauseated and very pale boy with worried eyes and curly hair. He is a jaded and selfish businessman who has nothing but contempt for the children who comprise his audience. In "Dial 'N' for Nerder", Bart's prank causes Martin to fall off a cliff, which he survives (although Bart and Lisa think he is dead and try a cover-up). According to "How I Spent My Strummer Vacation", Stu actually is aware disco is dead, does not like disco music at all, and worries that his personality may make him a "one-note guy". The character's name was revealed in the episode "The Canine Mutiny". His world spiritual headquarters is in Michigan City, Indiana. He was once arrested for kidnapping. In the episode "Lisa's Substitute", she thought she had lyme disease. The failed attempt at therapy culminates with the Simpsons electroshocking each other endlessly, to the point of causing a chaotic brownout. His first name is revealed to be Gary in "Yokel Chords" and in "Wild Barts Can't Be Broken", and it is revealed that he is a Spanish immigrant "Señor Chalmers". Stu was introduced as the punchline to a joke in "Two Bad Neighbors". His next appearance is in "Homer Alone", when the Squeaky Voiced Teen tries to hand him a flyer he brushes him off by saying "Don't touch me". Mel wears a bone in his hair that has been used as a weapon. Although he once states under oath (in "New Kid on the Block") that he is not a real sea captain, at various occasions in later episodes he is indeed shown captaining a ship (even though "Bart's Girlfriend" revealed that he "...hate[s] the sea and everything in it" during the part where he watches ships crash). Lisa decides not to reveal this secret to the people of Springfield, seeing that the myth of Jebediah has brought out the good in everyone and that the true story will cause them to lose hope and morale within themselves. [246] Matt Groening called Squeaky-Voiced Teen his second favorite "unnamed" character after Comic Book Guy, whose name was finally revealed to be "Jeff Albertson" in the episode "Homer and Ned's Hail Mary Pass". Since being fired from the cracker company, Kirk seems to be unable to maintain a steady job. ", Lenny and Carl work at the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant alongside Homer Simpson. [119] The original idea behind Herman, said Groening, was that each time he appeared, he would give a different explanation for how he lost his arm. Greta Wolfcastle, voiced by Reese Witherspoon, is the daughter of action movie star Rainier Wolfcastle. In a deleted scene of "The Dad Who Knew Too Little", his surname is revealed to be Pettigrew, but this has not been confirmed in any canonical scene. In "Bart Gets Famous", he anchors the news with an articulate English accent, filling in for Kent Brockman, who would not report the news because he did not get his cheese Danish, which Bart stole to give to Krusty. [31] In "The Great Wife Hope", Murphy is mentioned after Homer asks Carl if he knows Drederick Tatum. I wanted the black one!" He is first seen in "Bart the Genius". Poor Violet often has a cough, while Patches seems to vaguely resemble Tiny Tim from Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. He was the only kid to support Martin Prince, when the latter ran against Bart for class president. He explains about his life, family, and work to her, as well as giving her advice for her upcoming school performance, giving her his saxophone. He is not as smart as Lou. [182][183] The character's retirement was marked by the broadcast of a Dr. Marvin Monroe Memorial Hospital over Lou's walkie-talkie in "Who Shot Mr. Burns? Introduced in the episode Eight Misbehavin', they're the result of Manjula being slipped fertility drugs not only by her husband, but by most of the Simpson family as well as part of trying to help Apu and Manjula conceive after weeks of failure. The character was heavily featured in the episodes "Three Men and a Comic Book" and "Radioactive Man". In "Bart vs. Thanksgiving", Eddie was animated to Lou's voice and Lou was animated to Eddie's.[108]. His signature bike is the Suicycle and he has his own action figure complete with an ambulance. Cletus Del Roy Montfort Bigglesworth Spuckler,[66] commonly called Cletus the Slack-Jawed Yokel is Springfield's resident hillbilly stereotype, and speaks with a Southern United States accent. He is very similar to the design of Wolfcastle but with more wrinkles under his eyes and a different hairstyle.[233]. In "Natural Born Kissers" it was mentioned that Gil lives in a balloon, and he is seen in "Rise of the Guardians" noting that he resides in the city's sewer system. He first appears in the season 17 episode "The Italian Bob", when Sideshow Bob moved to Italy to start a new life, without anyone knowing, not even his own family, about his murderous history. "[citation needed], Lindsey Naegle is voiced by Tress MacNeille[20] and first appeared in the eighth season episode "The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show". An analysis of the medical care provided to the family of Homer J. 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After first hiring Otto, he then chooses Troy McClure, telling Otto, "Take a hike you bum", when seconds earlier he was "perfect". Steve Mobbs, voiced by Hank Azaria, was the founder of Mapple. In several episodes, such as "Bart the Fink", Chalmers is seen dating Agnes Skinner (much to Seymour's chagrin), although in other episodes, he mentions he is married. Since then, she is often seen escorting him to Springfield events such as conventions, recitals, and plays. She enjoys reading babysitting books and hates ice cream. Wolfcastle has made appearances as an Academy Award presenter, a celebrity spokesperson, and a celebrity judge. His last name, Largo, is also an Italian word for a slow, broad, musical tempo,[88] likely a reference to the fact that he can make any piece of music uninteresting. He is obsessed with the game Bombardment and plays it relentlessly. Later, he appears in "O Brother, Where Bart Thou?". Hibbert is often seen in flashbacks (for example, Lisa's birth, or Bart's accidents as a toddler), and each time has a different hairstyle (afro, dreadlocks, Mr. T-style Mohawk, etc.) [6] Kirk suffers from the need to cry all the time after his divorce, even in good times. What she said was, she's tired of having rabies. His sister runs the Ayn Rand School for Tots. his biological parents from Germany asked Skinner where their missing son was, and in "24 Minutes" he is seen stuck in a cobweb in the school air vents. She first appeared in the fourth season episode "Duffless". When Apu Nahasapeemapetilon was a bachelor, Luann was one of his bachelorettes. [41] In one episode, she is apparently the daughter of Cletus and an alien. He is one of the few competent characters in the show, and was originally shown as being sympathetic to his patients' conditions, but that was eventually changed to him being less caring about his patients. He first appeared in "Itchy & Scratchy & Marge", shortly after Sideshow Bob was sent to prison, filling the exact role that Bob once did. [138] This study was rebutted, also in CMAJ, and both doctors are cast aside for Dr. Bones McCoy of Star Trek as a role model, "TV's only true physician" and "someone who has broken free from the yoke of ethics and practises the art and science of medicine beyond the stultifying opposition of paternalism and autonomy. In the former, Homer sues his restaurant, The Frying Dutchman, because they kicked him out at the restaurant's closing time before Homer had eaten all he could eat. Status [13] Animator David Silverman based Ziff's appearance and body language on a former high school classmate.[14]. In "My Fair Laddy", she takes a leave of absence to get a sex-change operation and will return as "Mr. Pommelhorst" (implying that she is a transsexual man), the new shop teacher and is replaced with Coach Krupt. [60], Leopold John, voiced by Dan Castellaneta, is Superintendent Chalmers' assistant. That is, until Lisa became drunk at a feast and told the whole town everything, even though the Simpson family had promised not to mention anything since Bob fixed their car. He was first seen in "Selma's Choice". Costington's catchphrase is "You're fiiired! … Bart wins the elephant in a radio contest called "KBBL Is Gonna Gimme Something Stupid". She is a parody of Cassandra Peterson and her character Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. He used to laugh at the most inappropriate times." Coley. The character also appears in the episodes "Homer Loves Flanders" (who tells Homer that, if Homer actually went to work for eight days instead of camping out outside the ticket window for football tickets, he would have earned enough to get his tickets from a scalper), "Homer and Apu" (as one of the angry customers in the beginning of the episode), "Bart of Darkness" (in which he punched a hippie for singing "Sunshine on My Shoulders" during a town-wide heat wave) and "Grampa vs. The Simpsons flee the town, with Gino and his parents in hot pursuit. [citation needed], Cookie Kwan (voiced by Tress MacNeille) is an Asian American real estate broker who first appears in the Season 9 Simpsons episode "Realty Bites". Carl is frequently said to be among the most attractive men in Springfield; in "Principal Charming", Homer concludes that Carl is too attractive for Selma. Called: Anoop, Nabendu, Sandeep, Gheet, Uma, Poonam, Pria and Sashi. 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