The Devil Wears Nada
Pranks and Greens
Rednecks and Broomsticks

Cultural References

  • The title is a play on the food pairing of "Franks and Beans."
  • The list of activities Krusty lists that he wouldn't do are stunts that guest star Jonah Hill does in his movies.
  • Homer's line to Marge "You found my precious" is a quote from Lord of the Rings, in which Gollum says it frequently in the movies.


  • This is the second time Seymour Skinner is revealed to have previously been "cool" (as a swim instructor and principal). The first time was in The Principal and the Pauper (as a young adult). This is also the second time Bart humiliated him with a helium-filled balloon. The first was in Bart's Comet.
  • Although Shary Bobbins was killed, she appears in the opening sequence.
  • This is the second time a character was tricked into being attacked by a snake. The first was in Fear of Flying.
  • It is revealed that Skinner became harsh after falling victim to a prank at Springfield Elementary. This also happened to his mother in The Crepes of Wrath.
  • Maggie Simpson and Gerald Samson are getting along together.
  • Some kids from Ms. McConnell's class are seen in the flashback at the school's pool.

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