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Season 1  "Krusty Gets Busted"  1x12

Aired 30 years ago - Apr 29, 1990

Krusty the Clown gets busted for robbing the Kwik-E-Mart, with Homer as an eyewitness. Convinced that their idol was wrongly accused, Bart and Lisa investigate the crime.

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Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 1
If cartoons were meant for adults, they'd put them on in prime time.
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Perhaps a little something for the trip back to the cash register.
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- This is a Mexican delicacy called a taco platter. - Mmm, delicious.
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It's the guy from TV!
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So, Simpson, which one is it?
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And this is Selma...
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 10
I was down at the Kwik-E-Mart minding my own business when-- Ooh, ooh, ooh, the news!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 11
Wait a minute. Bart, you know that guy on your lunch box?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 12
apprehended the TV clown, who appears on a rival station...
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- Hand over all your money in a paper bag. - Oh, Krusty, how could you?
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hang on each new development like so many Romanian trapeze artists.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 17
Well, we've got another one coming right up.
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But a quick triple bypass and a pacemaker later, Krusty bounced back.
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synagogues and mosques with disillusioned citizeny from all walks of life.
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We'll find out tomorrow when his trial begins.
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Say it ain't so, Krusty.
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I would like to call to the stand, Homer J.Simpson.
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- Yes, sir. - Do you recognize the gunman in this courtroom today?
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- Oh, man. - Let the record show that the witness... eventually...
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No, I'm not! I'm hopping on the bandwagon.
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So, please stand back, and try not to inhale the toxic fumes.
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The one with the big "B" on it.
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Betting slips-- obtained by this court indicating you have lost...
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guilty.
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Look, Lisa. I know Krusty's innocent.
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It was after his heart attack...
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If you're not going to buy that thing put it down, or I'll blow your heads off!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 35
Next week, chapter 35 of The Man in the Iron Mask: "The Death of a Titan."
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Evey time we say
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Some kids are here to see you, Sideshow Bob. They say it's important.
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But first, I regret to say I see a youngster who looks troubled.
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But that doesn't bother me. You see, my sisters and I...
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Krusty was illiterate, and the guy who robbed the store...
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Let's try to remember Krusty, not as a hardened criminal,

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Perhaps a little something for the trip back to the cash register.
#3
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- This is a Mexican delicacy called a taco platter. - Mmm, delicious.
#5
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It's the guy from TV!
#6
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So, Simpson, which one is it?
#8
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And this is Selma...
#9
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 10
I was down at the Kwik-E-Mart minding my own business when-- Ooh, ooh, ooh, the news!
#10
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 12 (S01E12) - 11
Wait a minute. Bart, you know that guy on your lunch box?
#11
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apprehended the TV clown, who appears on a rival station...
#12
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- Hand over all your money in a paper bag. - Oh, Krusty, how could you?
#13
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hang on each new development like so many Romanian trapeze artists.
#16
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Well, we've got another one coming right up.
#17
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But a quick triple bypass and a pacemaker later, Krusty bounced back.
#18
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synagogues and mosques with disillusioned citizeny from all walks of life.
#19
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We'll find out tomorrow when his trial begins.
#20
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Say it ain't so, Krusty.
#21
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I would like to call to the stand, Homer J.Simpson.
#22
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- Yes, sir. - Do you recognize the gunman in this courtroom today?
#23
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- Oh, man. - Let the record show that the witness... eventually...
#24
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No, I'm not! I'm hopping on the bandwagon.
#25
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So, please stand back, and try not to inhale the toxic fumes.
#26
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The one with the big "B" on it.
#27
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Betting slips-- obtained by this court indicating you have lost...
#28
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guilty.
#29
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Look, Lisa. I know Krusty's innocent.
#31
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It was after his heart attack...
#33
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If you're not going to buy that thing put it down, or I'll blow your heads off!
#34
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Next week, chapter 35 of The Man in the Iron Mask: "The Death of a Titan."
#35
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Evey time we say
#36
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Some kids are here to see you, Sideshow Bob. They say it's important.
#38
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But first, I regret to say I see a youngster who looks troubled.
#40
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But that doesn't bother me. You see, my sisters and I...
#41
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Krusty was illiterate, and the guy who robbed the store...
#42
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Let's try to remember Krusty, not as a hardened criminal,
#43