For his birthday Bart gets a microphone which can transmit through the radio and uses it to convince Springfield that a boy called Timmy O'Toole has fallen down a well, a prank which attracts a media circus until exposed as a hoax. This means that when Bart also falls down a well people are initially reluctant to dig him out.
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Did You Know?
Bart turns 10 years old in this episode (He used to be 9 years old for the first 47 episodes of the show and for seasons 1-3, and has been 10 since this episode. See more
When Krusty is in the tunnel hammering in the spike it is barely the size of his hand and is sticking out of the rock unsupported. In the next shot it is much larger and takes several characters to hold it in place. See more
Yeah, that Timmy is a real hero.
How do you mean dad?
Well... he fell down a well... and he can't get out.
How does that make him a hero?
Well it's more than you did.
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Written by H.R. Bishop See more