Worst Episode Ever #129: No Country for Old Pods

S24E09 - Homer Goes to Prep School

Hey Everybody, this is a placeholder for the full episode page so everyone knows a new episode went out this morning. I (Dan) had setup the page to automatically post this morning for this episode and the remaining episodes of the show that we’ve recorded, and Squarespace deleted all of them. Squarespace is terrible and I hate it.

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Worst Episode Ever #127: Pear Nerfect

Worst Episode Ever #127: Pear Nerfect

S06E16 - Bart Vs Australia

Dan and Jack collect call very patient guests Elliot Jay O'Neill and BT Calloway from The Simpsons Index, the Simpsons podcast from Australia that covers episodes from all eras of the show. We're breaking the formula a bit and watching Season 6's Bart vs. Australia, one of the first proper "go-to" episodes of the series. Is this episode really a jump-the-shark moment for some fans? How do Australians watch The Simpsons? Who was almost our guest for this episode? What's the most Italian restaurant? All that plus a bunch of Aesops, the reverse grand canyon, our two American stories, and The Jackening.

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Worst Episode Ever #126: The Seemingly Never-Ending Intro

Worst Episode Ever #126: The Seemingly Never-Ending Intro

S17E13 - The Seemingly Never-Ending Story

Jack and Dan are back from hiatus and back from reality to discuss Season 17's The Seemingly Never-Ending Story, an episode that contains weak stories within weak stories within weak stories. How do WEE celebrate Christmas? What is the stupidest moment of this episode of WEE? What's the deal with taking breaks? Is this the Night Court theme? All that plus two idiots barking, Bibles Gone Wild, lots and lots of 90s commercials, and Pure. Gibberish. 

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Worst Episode Ever #125: Everything's Going to Shit Podcast

Worst Episode Ever #125: Everything's Going to Shit Podcast

S10E19 - Mom and Pop Art

Dan and Jack noses their thumb at season 10's Mom and Pop Art, an episode with a couple of famous lines where Homer becomes a renowned outsider artist. What are the two types of Simpsons podcasts? Which Simpsons spin-off almost came out in the 90s? Who should join the cast of Westworld? Can you name everyone who's dead? All that plus snapping the fiction, WEEcoin, full fuckin' arcs, and Wiggum-Santa Corner. 

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Worst Episode Ever #124: Thick Bits

Worst Episode Ever #124: Thick Bits

S21E17 - American History X-Cellent

Dan and Jack celebrate Independence Day: Revocation with Season 21's American History X-cellent, an episode where Mr. Burns goes to jail and is also canonically a Nazi. What's in Jack's Dumb folder? What other fluids have a pre-form? Who the fuck cares? All that plus our thoughts on Arrested Development's season 5, TV tells, bee plots, Clapping With the Klinks, and good ideas done poorly (good ideas and they're done poorly.)

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Worst Episode Ever #123: National House of Pancakes

Worst Episode Ever #123: National House of Pancakes

S15E13 - Smart and Smarter

Goth-adjacent Jack and Dan watch Season 15's Smart & Smarter, an episode where Lisa becomes jealous of Maggie's genius, sabotages her, and loses her identity. What should they call the second Simpsons movie? How much should we talk about pop culture? Is this the break? All that plus Wiggum-Nothing Corner, the Jedi vapors, Pontius Berry, and Smart and Smarterer: When Maggie Met Lisa. 

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Worst Episode Ever #122: Daft Mug

Worst Episode Ever #122: Daft Mug

S22E21 - 500 Keys

Birthday boys Dan and Jack gift themselves with a possibly good Season 22 episode, 500 Keys, featuring four key-based storylines that may or may not intertwine or actually be entertaining or logical. Who has the dirtiest of butts? What is the only reason Dr. Manhattan exists? What's the number one video on YouTube? What's your favorite unit of measurement from the back of a marble notebook? All that plus two mugs, giant neon mug helmets, Mike Muggings, and our favorite root beer brand. 

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Worst Episode Ever #121: The Falling Maude

Worst Episode Ever #121: The Falling Maude

S11E14 - Alone Again Naturally-Diddily

Dan and Jack bamf the fiction and discuss Season 11's Alone Again Naturally-Diddily, the infamous Simpsons episode where Maude Flanders is killed. What does Jesus do in The Book of Maude? Who is in Aquaman's rogues gallery? Why isn't Josh Brolin Juno enough for you? All that plus The Looming Frowers, Margers, Banjeemus, trigonometry humor, and the Mighty Morphin Podcast Rangers.

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