The Simpsons Challenge Season 3 Episode 20 – Colonel Homer

The Simpsons Challenge

Season 3

Episode 20 – Colonel Homer

Couch Gag – This time the family get folding into the sofa, I would like to point out these do get more exciting over time.

Plot SynopsisHomer becomes the manager of a beautiful young country singer and finds himself almost attracted to her, sparking Marge’s jealousy.

What is going on reallyWe start with the family heading to the cinema with Homer and Marge seeing a political thriller which is too complicated for Homer who makes a spectacle of himself, while Bart and Lisa see a horror movie that traumatises her.

Homer gets embarrassed in the cinema and decides to go for a drive to recover and calm down ending up in a redneck bar. In this bar, Homer hears the song by country singer and bar maid Lurleen Lumpkin. Homer takes the chance to make Lurleen a household name and overnight she becomes a sensation and Homer becomes her manager Colonel Homer.

Marge becomes jealous of Homer and Lurleen’s relationship leaving Homer with the ultimate decision, a new career in music or his family.

Star Character

Lurleen Lumpkin

Final ThoughtsThis is one of the enjoyable but not best episodes, we get to see Homer’s mindset on a new career as well as learning how a career could be changed by one person. The songs are relatable too.

Rating 4/5


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