S9 E12
Status
Continuing
Next episode
18 days ago
Airs
Sundays 8:00 PM on Disney+

Season 9  "Bart Carny"  9x12

Aired 23 years ago - Jan 11, 1998

When the carnival comes to town, Homer and Bart wind up working the ring toss. A father-son team of grifters shows them the downside of the “carny code,” but the Simpsons beat them at their own game.

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Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 1
- Ooh! Ooh! Me first. - You can't go on that. You have a heart condition.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 2
He's not just some guy, Marge.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 3
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 4
Do you dare enter the Screamatorium of Dr. Frightmarestein?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 5
[Man] l"vant"your blood.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 6
Sorry.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 7
Three rings for a dollar. Who's ready? Who's ready?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 8
Hey, saw-top. Want your dad to win you a TV?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 9
Aw, listen, fella. I got a son of my own. Here.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 10
- Ooh. Aah. - Wow, it's "Euro-rific."
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 11
- Bart! - What in the name of high school football?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 12
[Screaming]
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 13
Why, you just damaged the main attraction of my carnival, son.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 14
Mmm. Well, I still can't let him off the hook.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 15
Mmm. All right. See you tomorrow, 6:00 a.m.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 16
[Ringing]
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 17
- you won't get your snow cone. - Aw, heck.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 18
Have a seat. Spud, throw a couple more apples in the caramel.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 19
Name's Cooder. This my boy, Spud.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 20
- Fry up some cheese? - Hose down the freaks?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 21
- [Man Grunts] - Ow! [Groans]
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 22
- Uh, Bart? - Yeah, Dad?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 23
Dad, we're saved!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 24
the main thing is to bring in the rubes.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 25
Lookee, lookee. Hey, hey. Wocka, wocka. I got rings and you want 'em.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 26
- [Laughing] - Oh! Well.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 27
- Well, that's no good. - Oh!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 28
We're natural-born carnies, Dad.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 29
Maybe we can reach a little, uh, understanding here.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 30
No. He's Bart.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 31
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 32
Oh, good Lord. Our whole life was in that trailer.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 33
Look at 'em, Bart. If a carny can wind up homeless, it can happen to anyone.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 34
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Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 37
So, Mr. Cooder, how long have you been in the traveling amusement industry?
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 38
- Spud taught me that. - Good one, Spud.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 39
'Cause we just happen to have some tickets.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 40
[Chattering, Laughing]
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 41
I wish we had a glass-bottom car.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 42
Hey, someone's boarded up our windows.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 43
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 44
Sure, we'll help you. Just sit down and wait for Detective Like-l-Give-A-Damn.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 45
So? I let you use my leaves.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 46
- ##[Continues] - Oh, no. The spit valve!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 47
Throw another one of them photo albums on the fire.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 48
We can't just give up our home.
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 49
- I've got it! - No fires!
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 50
Or-

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Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 2
He's not just some guy, Marge.
#2
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 3 #3 Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 4
Do you dare enter the Screamatorium of Dr. Frightmarestein?
#4
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 5
[Man] l"vant"your blood.
#5
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 6
Sorry.
#6
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 7
Three rings for a dollar. Who's ready? Who's ready?
#7
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 8
Hey, saw-top. Want your dad to win you a TV?
#8
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 9
Aw, listen, fella. I got a son of my own. Here.
#9
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 10
- Ooh. Aah. - Wow, it's "Euro-rific."
#10
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 11
- Bart! - What in the name of high school football?
#11
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 12
[Screaming]
#12
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 13
Why, you just damaged the main attraction of my carnival, son.
#13
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 14
Mmm. Well, I still can't let him off the hook.
#14
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 15
Mmm. All right. See you tomorrow, 6:00 a.m.
#15
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 16
[Ringing]
#16
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 17
- you won't get your snow cone. - Aw, heck.
#17
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 18
Have a seat. Spud, throw a couple more apples in the caramel.
#18
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 19
Name's Cooder. This my boy, Spud.
#19
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 20
- Fry up some cheese? - Hose down the freaks?
#20
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 21
- [Man Grunts] - Ow! [Groans]
#21
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 22
- Uh, Bart? - Yeah, Dad?
#22
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 23
Dad, we're saved!
#23
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 24
the main thing is to bring in the rubes.
#24
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 25
Lookee, lookee. Hey, hey. Wocka, wocka. I got rings and you want 'em.
#25
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 26
- [Laughing] - Oh! Well.
#26
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 27
- Well, that's no good. - Oh!
#27
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 28
We're natural-born carnies, Dad.
#28
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 29
Maybe we can reach a little, uh, understanding here.
#29
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 30
No. He's Bart.
#30
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 31 #31 Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 32
Oh, good Lord. Our whole life was in that trailer.
#32
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 33
Look at 'em, Bart. If a carny can wind up homeless, it can happen to anyone.
#33
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 34 #34 Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 35 #35 Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 36 #36 Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 37
So, Mr. Cooder, how long have you been in the traveling amusement industry?
#37
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 38
- Spud taught me that. - Good one, Spud.
#38
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 39
'Cause we just happen to have some tickets.
#39
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 40
[Chattering, Laughing]
#40
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 41
I wish we had a glass-bottom car.
#41
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 42
Hey, someone's boarded up our windows.
#42
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 43 #43 Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 44
Sure, we'll help you. Just sit down and wait for Detective Like-l-Give-A-Damn.
#44
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 45
So? I let you use my leaves.
#45
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 46
- ##[Continues] - Oh, no. The spit valve!
#46
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 47
Throw another one of them photo albums on the fire.
#47
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 48
We can't just give up our home.
#48
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 49
- I've got it! - No fires!
#49
Recap of The Simpsons Season 9 Episode 12 (S09E12) - 50
Or-
#50