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Season 8  "The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase"  8x24

Aired 24 years ago - May 11, 1997

Troy McClure presents three Simpsons spinoff spoofs: In "Chief Wiggum, P.I.," Chief Wiggum becomes a New Orleans detective. Next, Grampa Simpson's soul is trapped inside Moe's Love tester machine in "The Love-Matic Grampa." Finally, the Simpson family hosts a '70s-style variety show.

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juggling a career and a family like so many juggling balls.
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So, Skinner, who do you figure threw that skull through my window?
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if he messes with Chief Wiggum, P.I. again.
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Hey! Oh, God!
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Listen up, Big Daddy! You don't scare me! I'm three steps ahead of you!
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Looks like we've got our first case ever, Skinny Boy.
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Big Daddy! What have you done with my boy, Daddy?
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Nah, it's not really a party town.
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The chief! Ooh, I suppose I'd best to run!
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Police business!
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[Screaming]
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Won't nobody gonna mess with me. I got interests.
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He's gradually getting away, Chief.
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Let's hope so, because Moe's leaving to do his own sitcom.
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I was. But I've come back as your love testing machine.
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[Audience Oohs]
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Mmm, greetings!
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- What kind of a son- - [Electricity Crackles]
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Test lady. Test lady.
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- What? - "Go near Moe." I'd say that's a pretty strong endorsement.
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- [Audience Cheering] - You did it, Grampa! You really are a love expert!
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[Audience Laughing]
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Yeah, yeah, yeah, romantic. Uh, ain't sunshine pretty? Ain't flowers stupid?
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Myself. Uh, geez.
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- You all right, Grampa? - ## [Singing Slowly]
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- and twice as fragrant! - Okay.
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I ain't too good at talking to women, and I really wanted to do ya...
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But, Betty, it you'd just give me a chance-What?
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- [Both Laughing] - [Audience Laughing, Applauding]
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Unfortunately, one family member didn't want that chance and refused to participate.
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and the Springfield Baggy Pants Players.
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Sophomore prom queen five years running. Go, Lisa!
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- Here he is! - I'm hiding from th-th-the ghost!
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♪♪ [Singing]
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- ## [Ends] - [Applauding]
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Hey, would you two close the "dam" door?
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- In a minute, Homie. I have to get the door. - But, Marge!
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I move that the last sketch be stricken from the record. Now bring in the next offender.
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Sweet, sweet candy!
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♪♪ [Singing]
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♪♪ [End]

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So, Skinner, who do you figure threw that skull through my window?
#2
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if he messes with Chief Wiggum, P.I. again.
#3
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Hey! Oh, God!
#4
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Listen up, Big Daddy! You don't scare me! I'm three steps ahead of you!
#5
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Looks like we've got our first case ever, Skinny Boy.
#6
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Big Daddy! What have you done with my boy, Daddy?
#7
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Nah, it's not really a party town.
#8
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The chief! Ooh, I suppose I'd best to run!
#11
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Police business!
#12
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[Screaming]
#13
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Won't nobody gonna mess with me. I got interests.
#15
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He's gradually getting away, Chief.
#16
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Let's hope so, because Moe's leaving to do his own sitcom.
#18
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I was. But I've come back as your love testing machine.
#20
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[Audience Oohs]
#23
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Mmm, greetings!
#24
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- What kind of a son- - [Electricity Crackles]
#25
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Test lady. Test lady.
#26
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- What? - "Go near Moe." I'd say that's a pretty strong endorsement.
#27
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- [Audience Cheering] - You did it, Grampa! You really are a love expert!
#28
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[Audience Laughing]
#29
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Yeah, yeah, yeah, romantic. Uh, ain't sunshine pretty? Ain't flowers stupid?
#30
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Myself. Uh, geez.
#31
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- You all right, Grampa? - ## [Singing Slowly]
#32
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- and twice as fragrant! - Okay.
#33
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I ain't too good at talking to women, and I really wanted to do ya...
#34
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But, Betty, it you'd just give me a chance-What?
#35
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- [Both Laughing] - [Audience Laughing, Applauding]
#36
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Unfortunately, one family member didn't want that chance and refused to participate.
#38
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and the Springfield Baggy Pants Players.
#39
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Sophomore prom queen five years running. Go, Lisa!
#41
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- Here he is! - I'm hiding from th-th-the ghost!
#42
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♪♪ [Singing]
#43
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- ## [Ends] - [Applauding]
#44
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Hey, would you two close the "dam" door?
#46
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- In a minute, Homie. I have to get the door. - But, Marge!
#47
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I move that the last sketch be stricken from the record. Now bring in the next offender.
#48
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Sweet, sweet candy!
#49
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♪♪ [Singing]
#50
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♪♪ [End]
#51