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Season 7  "The Day the Violence Died"  7x18

Aired 25 years ago - Mar 17, 1996

Bart meets the original animator who created Itchy, penniless some 70 years after the studio stole his idea. When Bart helps him sue for restitution, he unwittingly bankrupts Itchy & Scratchy.

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That drawing is worth exactly $750 American.
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- Which one's Itchy- the car? - The mouse.
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is his son, Roger Myers Jr.
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Show some respect, man. That "no-talent" created Itchy and Scratchy.
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Sure. In fact, I invented the whole concept of cartoon violence.
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That's the first Itchy cartoon ever made. And it was made by me, ChesterJ. Lampwick.
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"Itchy runs afoul of an Irishman. "
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Shh.! That's Teddy Roosevelt.
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I can't believe it. That was Itchy all right. You did invent him.
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You can't just go back to the gutter. You created Itchy. You should be a millionaire.
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Hmm, studio's closed until Tuesday. Animators have A.A. on Monday.
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He just needs to stay here till tomorrow.
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and given me a bunch of bulldink about creating Itchy-with no proof at all-
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But I'm going to have to ask for a thousand-dollar retainer.
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I shouldn't have this Bar Association logo here either.
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I gave you a plate of corn muffins back in 1947 to paint my chicken coop.
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My client's film predates all of those things, Your Honor.
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- Yes, I have. - You have?
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one more time today, I think I'm going to scream.
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- That's a lie! - Are you saying- under oath, Mr. Myers-
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Well, Your Honor, we've got plenty of hearsay and conjecture.
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Oh, there they are.
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That could have been drawn by anyone at anytime, Your Honor. There's no signature or date.
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Your pal, ChesterJ. Lampwick. September 3, 1919."
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Andy Griffith. Edward G. Robinson. Art Carney.
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Though that amount will probably come down a bit on appeal.
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I feel like liver and onions.
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and $750 for the drawing...
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Well, Itchy and Scratchy are gone, but here's a cartoon that tries to make learning fun!
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I'm an amendment to be Yes, an amendment to be
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What if people say you're not good enough to be in the Constitution?
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I don't have the money to produce the cartoons. I lost everything.
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- Humph. - Sir? Sir? Sir?
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Not interested.
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He discovered that the Postal Service's Mr. Zip...

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- Which one's Itchy- the car? - The mouse.
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is his son, Roger Myers Jr.
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Show some respect, man. That "no-talent" created Itchy and Scratchy.
#5
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Sure. In fact, I invented the whole concept of cartoon violence.
#6
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That's the first Itchy cartoon ever made. And it was made by me, ChesterJ. Lampwick.
#7
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"Itchy runs afoul of an Irishman. "
#8
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Shh.! That's Teddy Roosevelt.
#9
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I can't believe it. That was Itchy all right. You did invent him.
#10
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You can't just go back to the gutter. You created Itchy. You should be a millionaire.
#11
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Hmm, studio's closed until Tuesday. Animators have A.A. on Monday.
#12
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He just needs to stay here till tomorrow.
#14
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and given me a bunch of bulldink about creating Itchy-with no proof at all-
#15
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But I'm going to have to ask for a thousand-dollar retainer.
#16
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I shouldn't have this Bar Association logo here either.
#17
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I gave you a plate of corn muffins back in 1947 to paint my chicken coop.
#18
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My client's film predates all of those things, Your Honor.
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- Yes, I have. - You have?
#22
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one more time today, I think I'm going to scream.
#23
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- That's a lie! - Are you saying- under oath, Mr. Myers-
#24
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Well, Your Honor, we've got plenty of hearsay and conjecture.
#25
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Oh, there they are.
#26
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That could have been drawn by anyone at anytime, Your Honor. There's no signature or date.
#27
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Your pal, ChesterJ. Lampwick. September 3, 1919."
#28
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Andy Griffith. Edward G. Robinson. Art Carney.
#29
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Though that amount will probably come down a bit on appeal.
#30
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I feel like liver and onions.
#31
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and $750 for the drawing...
#32
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Well, Itchy and Scratchy are gone, but here's a cartoon that tries to make learning fun!
#33
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I'm an amendment to be Yes, an amendment to be
#34
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What if people say you're not good enough to be in the Constitution?
#36
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I don't have the money to produce the cartoons. I lost everything.
#38
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- Humph. - Sir? Sir? Sir?
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Not interested.
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He discovered that the Postal Service's Mr. Zip...
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