S9 E5
Status
Continuing
Next episode
18 days ago
Airs
Sundays 8:00 PM on Disney+

Season 9  "The Cartridge Family"  9x5

Aired 23 years ago - Nov 02, 1997

Alarmed by a soccer riot, Homer buys a handgun. His reckless behavior drives Marge and the kids out of the house, and even his new gun club buddies desert him.

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Back to center! Center holds it! Holds it! Holds it!
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has escalated into a citywide orgy of destruction.
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- Oh, my God! Homer, they're right next door. - Relax, Marge.
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Looks like you called me just in time.
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$500? Aw, forget it.
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- Silencer. - Mm-hmm.
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- [Grunts] - I'd kill you if I had my gun!
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Can't you mutter in your room?
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Oh! How am I supposed to last five days without shooting something?
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[Toilet Flushing]
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This is the trigger, and this is the thing you point at whatever you want to die.
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- No! No one's using this gun. - [Whimpering]
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If I didn't have this gun, the king of England...
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or, uh, an alligator.
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[Beeping]
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- Learning something, Marge? - [Groans]
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but I managed to shoot him in the spine.
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it's good enough to protect my family.
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- Sorry! - My fault.
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Can you help me get my ball down from the roof, Dad?
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- See you in hell, dinner plate. - [Gunshot]
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On another topic, guess who was picked to host the next N.R.A. get-together?
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Uh, I'd better just put it down.
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You said there'd be "Fudgeicles," Bart. Where's the "Fudgeicles"?
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Oh, I see Bart gets to have a gun.
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the most despicable!
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So this is the thanks I get for protecting my family?
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- I've left Homer. - Thank God.
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you can turn a regular gun into five guns.
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Watch me turn on the TV.
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They're for family protection, hunting dangerous or delicious animals...
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[Chuckling]
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I'd like to order a wake-up call, please.
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Everything but my precious, precious gun.
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Honey, it'll be morning soon. Try to get some sleep.
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- Oh. Sorry. Marge? - [Mayor Quimby] Vote Quimby.
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and there's no one there to hear my various witty remarks.

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Back to center! Center holds it! Holds it! Holds it!
#2
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has escalated into a citywide orgy of destruction.
#5
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- Oh, my God! Homer, they're right next door. - Relax, Marge.
#6
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Looks like you called me just in time.
#7
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$500? Aw, forget it.
#9
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- Silencer. - Mm-hmm.
#11
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- [Grunts] - I'd kill you if I had my gun!
#12
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Can't you mutter in your room?
#13
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Oh! How am I supposed to last five days without shooting something?
#14
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[Toilet Flushing]
#16
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This is the trigger, and this is the thing you point at whatever you want to die.
#18
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- No! No one's using this gun. - [Whimpering]
#19
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If I didn't have this gun, the king of England...
#20
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or, uh, an alligator.
#21
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[Beeping]
#22
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- Learning something, Marge? - [Groans]
#23
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but I managed to shoot him in the spine.
#24
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it's good enough to protect my family.
#25
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- Sorry! - My fault.
#27
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Can you help me get my ball down from the roof, Dad?
#29
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- See you in hell, dinner plate. - [Gunshot]
#30
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On another topic, guess who was picked to host the next N.R.A. get-together?
#31
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Uh, I'd better just put it down.
#32
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You said there'd be "Fudgeicles," Bart. Where's the "Fudgeicles"?
#35
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Oh, I see Bart gets to have a gun.
#36
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the most despicable!
#37
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So this is the thanks I get for protecting my family?
#38
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- I've left Homer. - Thank God.
#39
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you can turn a regular gun into five guns.
#42
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Watch me turn on the TV.
#43
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They're for family protection, hunting dangerous or delicious animals...
#44
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[Chuckling]
#45
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I'd like to order a wake-up call, please.
#46
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Everything but my precious, precious gun.
#48
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Honey, it'll be morning soon. Try to get some sleep.
#49
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- Oh. Sorry. Marge? - [Mayor Quimby] Vote Quimby.
#50
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and there's no one there to hear my various witty remarks.
#51