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The Simpsons: Das Bus

The children of Springfield Elementary School get stranded on a desert island on the way to a Model United Nations session. Meanwhile, Homer starts up his own Internet company, despite not knowing what The Internet is and having no discernible business plan.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 9x14
Production Number: 5F11
Airdate: Sunday February 15th, 1998

Special Guest Stars
James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
voiced Narrator
Phil HartmanPhil Hartman
voiced Troy McClure

Guest Stars
Pamela HaydenPamela Hayden
voiced Milhouse
Russi TaylorRussi Taylor
voiced Lewis, Martin, Sherri, Terri, Wendell
Main Cast
Dan CastellanetaDan Castellaneta
voiced Homer Simpson, Abraham Simpson, Krusty the Klown, Barney, Willy, Sideshow Mel, Mayor Quimby, Hans Moleman, Gil, Itchy, Various
Julie KavnerJulie Kavner
voiced Marjorie "Marge" Bouvier Simpson, Patty Bouvier, Selma Bouvier, Jacqueline Ingrid Bouvier, Various
Nancy CartwrightNancy Cartwright
voiced Bart Simpson, Nelson Muntz, Ralph Wiggum, Todd Flanders, Kearney, Various
Yeardley SmithYeardley Smith
voiced Lisa Simpson, Various
Hank AzariaHank Azaria
voiced Apu, Moe, Chief Wiggum, Carl, Comic Book Guy, Dr. Nick Riviera, Prof. Frink, Cletus, Sea Captain, Kirk Van Houten, Various
Harry ShearerHarry Shearer
voiced Mr. Burns, Smithers, Dr. Marvin Monroe, Ned Flanders, Seymour Skinner, Otto, Kent Brockman, Dr. Hibbert, Lenny, Rev. Lovejoy, Various
Episode Notes
Chalkboard: None

Couch: The living room is a pond and the couch is a lilypad. The Simpsons are now frogs (with Maggie as a tadpole) who hop to the couch. Homer uses his frog tongue to turn on the TV.

Episode Quotes
Homer: Welcome to the Internet, my friend. How can I help you?
Comic Book Guy: I'm interested in upgrading my 28.8 kilobaud Internet connection to a 1.5 megabit fiber optic T1 line. Will you be able to provide an IP router that's compatible with my Token Ring Ethernet LAN configuration?
Homer: Can I have some money now?

(Nelson, Bart and Ralph roll some fruit up to the front of the bus.)
Nelson: Hey, Simpson, race ya!
Bart: First one to the front of the bus gets Martin's lunch money!
Martin: What!?
Bart: Go Apple!
Nelson: Go Orange!
Ralph: Go Banana!

Nelson: Kill the dorks!
Lewis: Bash their butts!
Terri: Kick their shins!
All: Kill the dorks! Bash their butts!
Lisa: Run a-way!

Ned: Maude and I sell religious foot rugs over the internet
Homer: Internet, eh?
Ned: Yes indeedy, making some good scratch too.
Homer: Scratch, eh?
Ned: Yep!
Homer: Maude, eh?

Episode References
James Earl Jones also narrated "The Raven" in the first Treehouse Of Horror episode from season 2.

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