S1 E6
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Airs
Sundays 8:00 PM on Disney+

Season 1  "Moaning Lisa"  1x6

Aired 30 years ago - Feb 11, 1990

When Lisa get a bad case of the blues, jazz musician Bleeding Gums Murphy teaches her how to express her feelings through music.

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Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 1
My county, 'tis of thee
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Lisa Simpson!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 3
That's all fine and good, but none of those unpleasant people...
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 4
Every day at noon a bell rings, and they herd us in here for feeding time.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 5
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 6
That's ridiculous. Now, let's see some enthusiasm.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 7
the undisputed champ of this house,
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 8
-all of them by knockout-- - Must you do this every time?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 9
Yo, chump, you back again?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 10
I didn't do it. Nobody saw me do it. There's no way they can prove anything.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 11
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 12
Oh, sure, I would, princess. I have feelings too.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 13
How can we sleep at night when there's so much suffering in the world?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 14
Gee, Homer. Looks like you got yourself a real problem on your hands.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 15
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 16
- Is not. Is not. - Is too. Is too.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 17
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 18
Aaah! Oh, no, not again.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 19
I am not. It's just that I...
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 20
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 21
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Oh, it's a little tune that I call...
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 24
because people know how good a mommy you have by the size of your smile.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 25
Bart, go easy on me. I'm your dad.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 26
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 27
So, why are you still awake?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 28
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 29
Very nice. Very nice. I once ruptured myself doin' that.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 30
Well, I can't help you, kid. I'm just a terrific horn player with tons of soul.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 31
Oh, I'm so lonely
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 32
I got a bratty brother
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 33
In grade number two
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 34
It's about makin' other people feel worse and makin' a few bucks while you're at it.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 35
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 36
the Springfield Arts Center and Barney's Bowl-a-rama.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 37
- Bart! - Do you think you're being nice enough to your sister, Bart?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 38
Be nice to your sister.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 39
-Jacques. Last name Strap. - Uh, hold on.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 40
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 41
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 42
If I were you I really would use those quarters for laundry.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 43
- Listen, can you teach me to fight like you do? - I don't think so.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 44
With the tips you've given me, I'm gonna pound the tar out of...
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 45
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 46
It's what shows up on the surface that counts.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 47
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 48
but I guess you're okay.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 49
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 50
We'll ride it out with you. And when you get finished feeling sad,
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 51
Just ty not to kill me too hard, son.

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Lisa Simpson!
#2
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That's all fine and good, but none of those unpleasant people...
#3
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 4
Every day at noon a bell rings, and they herd us in here for feeding time.
#4
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That's ridiculous. Now, let's see some enthusiasm.
#6
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the undisputed champ of this house,
#7
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 8
-all of them by knockout-- - Must you do this every time?
#8
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 9
Yo, chump, you back again?
#9
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 10
I didn't do it. Nobody saw me do it. There's no way they can prove anything.
#10
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Oh, sure, I would, princess. I have feelings too.
#12
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How can we sleep at night when there's so much suffering in the world?
#13
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Gee, Homer. Looks like you got yourself a real problem on your hands.
#14
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- Is not. Is not. - Is too. Is too.
#16
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Aaah! Oh, no, not again.
#18
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I am not. It's just that I...
#19
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Oh, it's a little tune that I call...
#23
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because people know how good a mommy you have by the size of your smile.
#24
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Bart, go easy on me. I'm your dad.
#25
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So, why are you still awake?
#27
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Very nice. Very nice. I once ruptured myself doin' that.
#29
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 30
Well, I can't help you, kid. I'm just a terrific horn player with tons of soul.
#30
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 31
Oh, I'm so lonely
#31
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 32
I got a bratty brother
#32
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 33
In grade number two
#33
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 34
It's about makin' other people feel worse and makin' a few bucks while you're at it.
#34
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the Springfield Arts Center and Barney's Bowl-a-rama.
#36
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 37
- Bart! - Do you think you're being nice enough to your sister, Bart?
#37
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 38
Be nice to your sister.
#38
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 39
-Jacques. Last name Strap. - Uh, hold on.
#39
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If I were you I really would use those quarters for laundry.
#42
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- Listen, can you teach me to fight like you do? - I don't think so.
#43
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 44
With the tips you've given me, I'm gonna pound the tar out of...
#44
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It's what shows up on the surface that counts.
#46
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but I guess you're okay.
#48
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We'll ride it out with you. And when you get finished feeling sad,
#50
Recap of The Simpsons Season 1 Episode 6 (S01E06) - 51
Just ty not to kill me too hard, son.
#51