[2], When Bart and Lisa fight over what to watch on TV, they accidentally change the channel to a show hosted by a children's singer and guitarist named Roofi, a parody of Canadian-Armenian children's singer/songwriter Raffi Cavoukian. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 4, 2004. Episode Title: " Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples & Teens and Gays". Jump to: References (5) | Featured in (1) | Spoofs (4) References . This page was last edited on 6 October 2020, at 16:45. On December 17, 1989 the show debuted on the Fox Network.The show was also made into a feature-length movie, which was released on July 27, 2007.. Report: Trump refusing to pay Giuliani for legal work. When the opposition slanders Marge with an ad where an actress posing as Marge says even she is against Prop 242, Homer tries to help with the campaign but screws up badly by placing the wrong information on bumper stickers and buttons for the voters, and his Rudy Giuliani-featuring advertisement is also a disaster. Lisa also provides one of the show’s most elaborate re-performances in her played-and-sung version of Carole King’s 1974 song “Jazzman.” With one or two minor exceptions, baby sister Maggie does not speak. 322: 9 "I, (Annoyed Grunt)-bot" This does not appeal to Bart and Lisa, but Maggie adores the show, and after Bart and Lisa accidentally say there is a CD so that they can get the TV back, Marge buys the disc and plays it everywhere, much to the annoyance of Bart, Lisa, and Homer, all the while Marge is oblivious to their feelings due to pleasing obsessed Maggie. When a group of singles, seniors, childless couples, teens and gays band together to protest having to accommodate families (including paying property taxes used to teach children they do not have) after a riot at a children's concert, Marge takes up the cause for the families, with some help from Bart and Lisa. A furious Marge lobbies to get an initiative: "Families Come First", as she lobbies "Proud Parents Against Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays" (PPASSCCATAG). Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays" ... Homer's robot, Chief Knock-a Homer, is a reference to the former Atlanta Braves mascot Chief Noc-A-Homa. A concert for babies ends in a riot, so the childless adults of Springfield gather to make the town less child-friendly. The Teletubbies appear in "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples, and Gays" at a Raffi parody's concert. Lewis’ lookalike’s right eye is not completely colored when he blinks. On the news, Raffi denounces Roofi. It was written by Jon Vitti and directed by Bob Anderson. Marge is inspired to write a novel, but the storyline of the book (a fat, mean husband, and a handsome, sweet neighbor) makes Homer jealous. Other Springfield residents follow his lead, and Proposition 242 gets on the ballot. Proposition 242 passes easily, and Homer decides to celebrate by dumping his kids at an R-rated movie with no supervision while he and Marge go some place nice by themselves. The tobacco lobby tries to endorse Marge's cause, but she won't take their money; however, Mr. Burns signs her petition and others soon follow. Her lobbying efforts do poorly at first, and she fends off a $50,000 offer from America's tobacco lobby, but fair support grows after Mr. Burns loans his signature on Marge's petition because he cares about children (specifically, their "supple young organs"). Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays 1 Characters 2 Locations 3 Vehicles 4 Media 5 Misc. The Roofi character is an obvious parody of children's entertainer Raffi. Bart: Mom, that's Roofi. Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays, https://simpsons.fandom.com/wiki/Marge_vs._Singles,_Seniors,_Childless_Couples_and_Teens_and_Gays/References?oldid=933933. 6 Songs Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery When Bart and Lisa are suffering from the Roofi music, Lisa's plate has meat, even though she is a vegetarian. Knives are hurled at them, but hit the wall. The Simpsons is a satirical animated comedy series created by Life in Hell cartoonist Matt Groening. However, because the concert was oversold, it ends up packed and the Teletubbies are the opening act, dismissed by Marge as repetitive. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 4, 2004. The program is called. Her lobbying efforts do poorly at first, but fair support grows after Mr. Burns loans his signature on Marge's petition because he cares about children (or, more correctly, their "supple young organs"). The Simpsons sit on the couch as normal. Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery But Maggie is super down with it. Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays Lindsey Naegle: I dream of an America with nudity and F-words on network TV, where the whole world doesn't stop because a school bus did. As it starts to rain, Roofi appears on stage to sing "The Nonsense Song", but is then hit in the face with a baby bottle, abruptly cuts the show short and gets on a helicopter. Showing all 10 items. After Lindsay Naegle forms an anti-children group, Marge fights back with a group led with Mr. Burns' power. The song playing while Bart and Milhouse are cycling is "Magic Carpet Ride" performed by Steppenwolf. Altamont Free Concert - Babies wear traditional Hippie clothes and dance naked. "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays" is the eighth episode of The Simpsons' fifteenth season. At the beginning of the episode, Bart watches TV. They also lend themselves pacifier and then they all are in euphoria, just like after using drugs. I don’t know if Raffi was exactly a current reference in 2004, I would have imagined that the Wiggles would have been a more timely joke, but whatever, Roofi is what we get. This is the first episode to air in 2004. [1] It was written by Jon Vitti and directed by Bob Anderson. Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays This is the first episode to air in 2004. 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Her "Families … The Couch Gag of "Lisa the Tree Hugger" has Homer, Marge, Bart, and Lisa dressed up as the Teletubbies, much to Maggie's delight. A furious Marge lobbies to get an initiative: "Families Come First", as she lobbies "Proud Parents Against Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays" (PPASSCCATAG). I submit that the last completely solid episode of The Simpsons was "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays," which was the eighth episode of the 15th season, airing on January 4, 2004. The Simpsons started as part of The Tracey Ullman Show in 1987. Marge says something at the end which reminds me of the end of War of the Worlds, what was that now again? This script is from the Episode Titled, "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples & Teens and Gays ". After Lindsay Naegle forms an anti-children group, Marge fights back with a group led with Mr. Burns' power. S15 E08 -Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples, and Teens and Gays. Lindsay Naegle arrives to form an anti-youth group named "Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays Against Parasitic Parents" (SSCCATAGAPP) to rid the town of anything that provides comfort to families. This makes this the second episode to have a Raffi reference, the first being, Woodstock festival - A concert takes place at farm (which belongs to. Children are the future…today belongs to me! If Bart, Lisa, and Homer didn’t want to listen the the Roofi song, why didn’t they just wear some headphones or something similar if they got tired of the song? His music is why babies are idiots. When everyone goes to the voting polls, they are stopped in their tracks by the (literally) infectious hugs of children. Soon, the babies riot against the police sent to contain them, an event referred to in the news as the "Tot Offensive", as reported by Kent Brockman.[3]. At the end of the episode, the members of, After the adults go on their rampage, a tearful. The sentence pronounced by Lisa upon having defeated the voters is a reference to the final sentence of the movie based on The War of the Worlds which identify the defeat of a threat at the hand of infinitely smaller creatures ("The humblest things that God in his wisdom has put upon the earth"). Plush Teletubbies appear in "Pray Anything" and "Mr. Spritz Goes to Washington". S15, Ep11 8 Feb. 2004 The moment, which involves Milhouse, occurs in season 15’s eighth episode, titled “Marge vs Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays”. This episode earned Fox ratings of 6.7/10. Homer tries to get a bowl of chips, but another knife stops him. Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays (2004) Connections. In a response to the disaster, all the adults of Springfield who do not have children (single people, the elderly, couples who do not have children, teenagers, and homosexuals) are up in arms, because Kabul has declared they will no longer be Springfield's sister city and Mayor Quimby forcibly takes $1 million from the audience to cover the damages. 81.233.196.49 12:07, 21 June 2008 (UTC) External links modified. [1] The episode originally aired on January 4, 2004. This episode earned FOX ratings of 6.7/10. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 4, 2004. "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays" is the eighth episode of The Simpsons' fifteenth season. However, even her music appeared in the 2004 episode “Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays.” Marge forms PPASSCCATAG (Proud Parents Against Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples And Teens And Gays). It was written by Jon Vitti and directed by Bob Anderson. Bart and Lisa soon concoct a plan. Marge goes as far as to even buy tickets to the concert, which is to be held at Cletus Spuckler's farm. Hello fellow Wikipedians, I have just added archive links to one external link on Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples … Mentally ill woman's final hours before execution. Calipari shows tepid support for player protests Directed by Bob Anderson. Episode 321: "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays" Episode 321: "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays" Cannonball Run II (1984) Episode 354: "Thank God, It's Doomsday" Episode 354: "Thank God, It's Doomsday" Can't Buy Me Love (1987) Episode 224: "Monty Can't Buy Me Love" "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays" is the eighth episode of The Simpsons fifteenth season. The Simpsons is the longest-running sitcom in the United States, as well as … After Lindsay Naegle forms an anti-children group, Marge fights back with a group led with Mr. Burns' power. A statue to America's deadbeat dads is erected, a school bus ignores kids waiting at the stop to take senior citizens on a gambling junket, and a new ordinance allows children who act up in public to be tasered. CinemaSentries gave the show a positive review, writing "Marge Vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays is a great example of the way the show used to be able to find hilarity in mocking both sides of an issue when it spoofs both the grueling life of a parent and the grueling lives of those without children who have to put up with the problems caused by other people's kids. 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