Season 3 Episodes

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Brother, Can You Spare Two Dimes?

Season 3, Episode 24 - Air Date: 8/27/1992
Homer's half-brother Herb Powell returns, his finances in ruin from his last encounter with Homer. With a little help from the family, he invents a product that's sure to turn his life around.
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Bart's Friend Falls in Love

Season 3, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/7/1992
Everything's coming up Milhouse when Bart's best friend falls in love with the new girl at school. Jealous, Bart snitches to Milhouse's father and the lovebirds are separated.
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The Otto Show

Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 4/23/1992
Otto loses his job driving the school bus and the Simpsons take him in. When he must get a driver's license, he finds common ground with Patty and Selma.
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Black Widower

Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/9/1992
When Selma agrees to marry her prison pen pal, Sideshow Bob, only Bart remains suspicious of his motives.
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Colonel Homer

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 3/26/1992
Homer becomes the manager of a beautiful country music singer, whose attentions drive a wedge between Marge and Homer.
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Dog of Death

Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 3/12/1992
When Santa's Little Helper needs a life-saving operation, the family tightens their belts to save up the money.
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Separate Vocations

Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/27/1992
After a career aptitude test pegs Lisa as a homemaker and Bart as a police officer, she becomes a rebel and he becomes a hall monitor.
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Homer at the Bat

Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/20/1992
With a million dollars on the line, Mr. Burns hires ringers for the upcoming baseball game against the Shelbyville Nuclear Power Plant.
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Bart the Lover

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/13/1992
Bart discovers his teacher's personal ad and invents a fictional suitor to string her along. When Mrs.
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Homer Alone

Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/6/1992
Marge has a nervous breakdown and goes on a vacation alone, leaving Bart and Lisa with Patty and Selma, and Maggie with Homer.
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Lisa the Greek

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/23/1992
Sundays become "Daddy-Daughter Days" when Homer discovers Lisa's uncanny ability to pick winning football teams.
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Radio Bart

Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/9/1992
Bart plays practical jokes with a radio microphone, and his hoax tests the limits of the town's kindness.
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I Married Marge

Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 12/26/1991
Homer and Marge recount their early years, when the couple faced a shotgun wedding and Homer's poor career prospects.
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Burns Verkaufen Der Kraftwerk

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/5/1991
Mr. Burns sells the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant to wealthy German investors who are shocked at the conditions.
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Flaming Moe's

Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/21/1991
Moe steals the drink recipe Homer invented, and the rechristened "Flaming Moe" turns his tavern into a hotspot.
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Saturdays of Thunder

Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/14/1991
Homer tries to bond with Bart by building a soapbox racer. On race day, Bart must decide between driving Martin's aerodynamic racer and disappointing Homer, or driving his own racer and losing to Nelson.
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Lisa's Pony

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/7/1991
Overcompensating for his neglect, Homer buys Lisa a pony; the high cost of maintaining the animal forces him to work the graveyard shift at the Kwik-E-Mart.
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Treehouse of Horror II

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 10/31/1991
In the first story, the family buys a cursed monkey paw in Morocco, and their three wishes turn out badly.
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Like Father Like Clown

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/24/1991
Bart and Lisa work to reunite Krusty the Clown with his estranged father, an Orthodox Jewish rabbi who had never accepted Krusty's career choice.
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Homer Defined

Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/17/1991
Homer averts a meltdown through sheer dumb luck. When he's invited to the Shelbyville Nuclear Power Plant to give a pep talk, he faces another potential meltdown and again "pulls a Homer.
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Bart the Murderer

Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/10/1991
Bart becomes an errand boy for the Springfield Mafia. When Principal Skinner disappears, Fat Tony points the finger at Bart.
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When Flanders Failed

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/3/1991
When Ned Flanders opens a store for left-handed people, Homer wants him to fail... until he sees the downtrodden Flanders family living in their car.
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Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/26/1991
Lisa's patriotic essay wins the family a trip to Washington, D.C. -- but the corruption she sees there inspires her to write a new and very different essay.
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Stark Raving Dad

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/19/1991
Mistakenly committed to a mental hospital, Homer meets a tall, stocky white man who claims to be Michael Jackson.