Lisa confronts Bart, warning him that his prank is going to end up backfiring. When he begins a "crying for help" act and gets a response, he tells his potential rescuers that he is an orphan named Timmy O'Toole has fallen down the well. Man selling ``I survived Timmy O'Toole's Getting Trapped in a Well'' T-shirt. Homer assures Bart that they'll make sure that no one else will ever fall down the well. Before long, a number of other citizens (including Sting) have joined in the effort (although Jasper is convinced that they are just digging holes), while Kent Brockman reports on the assassination of a squirrel. Episode – … "Radio Bart" The prank ended when Bart tried to retrieve the radio from the bottom of the well, fell in himself, and confessed to Springfield Police Officers Lou and Eddie. It was informing the comic sensibility of an entire generation. Bart Simpson The Simpsons Season 3 Episode 13 Quotes Bart: Look, I'll level with you; there is no Timmy 'O Toole, it was just a prank I was playing on everybody. This episode aired just a few years after baby Jessica McClure's rescue from a backyard well became a media sensation. Bart: Look, I'll level with you; there is no Timmy 'O Toole, it was just a prank I was playing on everybody. 8F11 Next episode. He observes an ad on TV for the Superstar Celebrity Microphone, which can be used to send voices over the radio. See more ideas about the simpsons, simpson, los simpson. This leads to a News report that “Timmy O'Toole” has taken a turn to the worst. Production Code The people surrounding the well hear growling in there. Appearances. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Krusty the Clown assembled a bunch of his friends in the entertainment/celebrity community (among them Sting, Sideshow Mel, and Rainier Wolfcastle) to record a benefit video called "We're Sending Our Love Down the Well." #41 #42. doesn't mean you can't live a full life. Finally, The Itchy & Scratchy Show produced an episode titled "Cat Splat Fever" which was dedicated to Timmy O'Toole. Report This ... Ken Keeler and Patric Verrone (though Patric Verrone only wrote one episode of The Simpsons-season 17's The Simpsons: Milhouse of Sand and Fog (2005)-and quit writing for the show in favor of working on Futurama (1999)), another show by Matt Groening. It's Bart's tenth birthday, and one of his presents is a radio microphone, which he promptly uses to play practical jokes on everyone. A vicious dog growling. Recap guide / thumbnail previews for "The Simpsons" Season 3 Episode 13 . Kent Brockman gave frequent news updates about Timmy on Channel 6. ", which draws cheers from his brainwashed constituents. Nancy Cartwright Jessica, age 18 months, fell down a well in Midland, Texas and was rescued in a highly publicized incident. The episode's plot is inspired by the media frenzy around “Baby Jessica” McClure in 1987. The Daily Telegraph characterized the episode as one of "The 10 Best Simpsons TV Episodes. Two cops (not the regular two cops) standing guard over the well, as people file past to look down. Timmy was sobbing and crying. “Oh my god! Using the song on TV would have required obtaining approvals from all 29 families, which was deemed too much trouble just to have Homer sing a couple of lines from the song. It is Bart's birthday, and Homer doesn't understand what to get for Bart as a present. Timmy O'Toole was a boy that Bart made up as a prank which ended up deceiving the entire town of Springfield.. History []. Radio Bart is the thirteenth episode of Season 3. To play a prank on the citizens of Springfield, he lowers a radio down a well and uses the microphone to trick the town into thinking a little boy is trapped there. Summary: On his birthday, Bart receives a "Superstar Celebrity" microphone that transmits sound to an AM radio. Radio Bart (Season 3, Episode 13) The gist: Bart lowers a portable radio down a well to trick Springfield into thinking “Timmy O’Toole” had fallen in. Due to the size of the well, none of the city's police force can fit inside it to go rescue Timmy, and they can't simply pull him out with a rope because (as "Timmy" explains) his foot is caught under a rock. Lou: Well you sure fooled us, kid. Status Argentinian rock band Timmy O'Toole took its name from this episode. Ha, ha. Then a number of townspeople gather around the well, and Bart explains that he is an orphan named Timmy O'Toole. "Radio Bart" is the thirteenth episode of The Simpsons' third season. Hey, I got an idea for a prank. Jon Vitti I will not carve gods ... That evening Bart arrives at the well and waits for Eddie and Lou to go off on a coffee break. This was deemed too dark and was changed. S SEASON 3 E EPISODE 13. January 9, 1992 Mr. Timmy O'Toole was a boy that Bart made up as a prank which ended up deceiving the entire town of Springfield. Status. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 9, 1992. Bart decides to use the device to play a prank on the town and places the radio deep inside a well, using the microphone to pose as Timmy O'Toole. A carnival-like atmosphere developed as the townspeople converged on the well site, and the media got involved with Timmy. It’s Timmy O’Toole screaming from the bottom of a well. https://simpsons.fandom.com/wiki/Timmy_O%27Toole?oldid=913302. Bart scoffs at this, until he remembers that he used his label-maker to put a "Property of Bart Simpson" label on the radio in the well. Anone remember that episode where bart puts his walkie talkie down the well and pretends he is timmy o toole and has fallen down the well??.. A new episode of The Simpsons is a desperate bid for attention. Later that evening, Bart returns to the well to retrieve the radio, and attempts to climb down into the well using a rope. On TV, Channel 6 News provides frequent updates about Timmy, and an Itchy & Scratchy episode ("Cat Splat Fever") is dedicated to him. A large crowd gathers to see the incident, they come to the conclusion that no adult could fit down the well to save "Timmy O' Toole" as it is to small. According to Regeneración, TV Azteca trolled Televisa on Thursday by broadcasting the 1992 Simpsons episode “Radio Bart,“ in which Bart tricks the … When this episode was being made, the producers approached Bruce Springsteen to appear. After several hours, they manage to reach Bart. It was just a prank I was playing on everybody. Great joke, guys. There is no Timmy O'Toole. In the episode, for his birthday Bart receives a microphone that transmits sound to nearby AM radios, and also uses a labelmaker to put "Property of Bart Simpson" on all his possessions. Relatives According to the commentary, Homer's original reaction was to mix Kool-Aid and rat poison, ostensibly to spare his family the horror of alien invasion. ", Krusty Burger | Clown College | Kamp Krusty Krusty Gets Busted | Itchy & Scratchy & Marge | Like Father, Like Clown | Kamp Krusty | Krusty Gets Kancelled | Bart Gets Famous | Homie the Clown | Bart the Fink | The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show | The Last Temptation of Krust | Insane Clown Poppy | Day of the Jackanapes | Mr. Spritz Goes to Washington | Today, I Am a Clown | Yokel Chords | All About Lisa | Once Upon a Time in Springfield | The Ten-Per-Cent Solution | Clown in the Dumps | The Nightmare After Krustmas | Fears of a Clown | Krusty the Clown (episode). Continuing. However, Bart's ruse is broken when Lisa sees him wrestling the microphone away from Santa's Little Helper. Timmy was created when Bart used his Superstar Celebrity Microphone and a radio to make Groundskeeper Willie think that a boy had fallen down an old well near Springfield Elementary School. SIGN IN Recaps for TV shows View TV episodes as 50 thumbnails The Simpsons. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. When Springfield Police Officers Lou and Eddie see the rope, they untie it, sending Bart plummeting down into the well, where his foot ends up trapped under a rock—much like the story he made up to fool everyone. Homer's birthday is the same day as the dog's, Santa's Little Helper. In one scene, Bart uses his radio to make Homer believe aliens are invading Earth, which prompts Homer to brandish a shotgun in panic. Related quizzes can be found here: Simpsons - Obscure Characters Quizzes Groundskeeper Willie falls for the prank and tells the whole town about the boy in the well. Al Jean & Mike Reiss For his next prank, Bart lowers a small radio down a well, and convinces Springfield that a little boy named Timmy O'Toole has fallen down the well, his leg trapped under a rock at the bottom. Let's go home and go to sleep. At the well a stall vender sells “I survived Timmy O’Toole’s Getting Trapped in a Well” t-shirts; Lisa reads the magazine Non-Threatening Boys which she has read before in episode “Bart Gets an F” Couchgag. Also, Timmy had tried to enroll at Springfield Elementary, but Principal Skinner had turned him away because his clothes were too shabby. Soon a group of celebrities writes a song to raise money to save Timmy O' … Main character(s) There’s a breathtaking comic density to the writing. Homer jumps on the idea and orders one for Bart. Lassie mauled Timmy!” A man yelled. But when Bart accidentally falls down … There is no Timmy O'Toole. Bart calls for help, and explains to Lou and Eddie about his prank. [ Policeman ] Your son is trapped down the well. Original Airdate 23. Couch Gag Al Jean said they thought this episode or Ren & Stimpy would win and were absolutely floored when neither did. None (Orphan) He throws the radio down a well and talks on the microphone, acting like he is trapped in the well. It was changing the way we saw the world and our place in it. Jon Vitti said the reason "Fitzgerald" was not used was because Lightfoot had signed over the rights to the song to the families of the 29 people who died on the ship. According to the DVD Commentary, the producers originally wanted Homer to sing "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" by Gordon Lightfoot rather than "Convoy." Homer tries to show Bart how great the microphone is, but Bart isn't convinced, largely due to Homer yells full blast into the microphone, creating heavy feedback. [ Laughing ] Good one, Eddie. After trying it out on a few unsuspecting victims (he manages to make Rod and Todd Flanders believe that God is talking to them through the radio), Bart lowers his radio down into an old, abandoned well and calls for help over the radio, pretending to be a boy who has fallen into the well. In the episode, Bart receives a microphone that transmits sound to nearby AM radios. Airs. However, at his birthday party (held at Wall E. Weasel's), Bart is less than enthralled by it, and is unenthusiastic about his other gifts as well. With the launch of Disney+, every single episode of The Simpsons’ 30-year run is finally available to stream in one easily-accessible place. Carlos Baeza. Accuracy: A team of editors takes feedback from our visitors to keep trivia as up to date and as accurate as possible. Bernard the bouncer, ushering people with a flashlight. This cartoon was dedicated to Timmy O'Toole. Chalkboard Gag Timmy, according to Bart, had just turned ten and did not have a family. The final shot shows Groundskeeper Willie posting a small sign nearby that says "Caution: Well" (instead of the more sensible option of just boarding up the well). Unfortunately it was the following episode with the mean Lassie who is now in Doggy Hell. Swapped Around Places couch gag As Willie finishes pounding the signpost into the ground, he says, "That should do it!". Timmy was created when Bart used his Superstar Celebrity Microphone and a radio to make Groundskeeper Willie think that a boy had fallen down an old well near Springfield Elementary School.The prank quickly grew to include the whole town when Willie went for … The next day, Marge asks what the police are doing to help Bart. Bart thinks it's the lamest gift in the world until he realizes he can play some great pranks with it. 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