Season 3

The Simpsons' third season originally aired on the Fox network between September 19, 1991 and May 7, 1992. The showrunners for the third production season were Al Jean and Mike Reiss who executive produced 22 episodes for the season, while two other episodes were produced by James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, and Sam Simon. An additional episode, "Brother, Can You Spare Two Dimes?", aired on August 27, 1992 after the official end of the third season and is included on the Season 3 DVD set. Season three won six Primetime Emmy Awards for "Outstanding Voice-Over Performance" and also received a nomination for "Outstanding Animated Program" for the episode "Radio Bart". The complete season was released on DVD in Region 1 on August 26, 2003, Region 2 on October 6, 2003, and in Region 4 on October 22, 2003.

Season episodes list 3

S03E01

S03E01 : Stark Raving Dad 8.58/10 (aired on 09/19/1991)

Mistakenly committed to a mental hospital, Homer meets a tall, stocky white man who claims to be…
S03E02

S03E02 : Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington 7.7/10 (aired on 09/26/1991)

Lisa’s patriotic essay wins the family a trip to Washington, D.C. -- but the corruption she sees…
S03E03

S03E03 : When Flanders Failed 8.18/10 (aired on 10/03/1991)

When Ned Flanders opens a store for left-handed people, Homer wants him to fail... until he sees…
S03E04

S03E04 : Bart the Murderer 8.67/10 (aired on 10/10/1991)

Bart becomes an errand boy for the Springfield Mafia. When Principal Skinner disappears, Fat Tony…
S03E05

S03E05 : Homer Defined 8.48/10 (aired on 10/17/1991)

Homer averts a meltdown through sheer dumb luck. When he’s invited to the Shelbyville Nuclear Power…
S03E06

S03E06 : Like Father Like Clown 7.69/10 (aired on 10/24/1991)

Bart and Lisa work to reunite Krusty the Clown with his estranged father, an Orthodox Jewish rabbi…
S03E07

S03E07 : Treehouse of Horror II 8.28/10 (aired on 10/31/1991)

In the first story, the family buys a cursed monkey paw in Morocco, and their three wishes turn out…
S03E08

S03E08 : Lisa's Pony 7.89/10 (aired on 11/07/1991)

Overcompensating for his neglect, Homer buys Lisa a pony; the high cost of maintaining the animal…
S03E09

S03E09 : Saturdays of Thunder 7.89/10 (aired on 11/14/1991)

Homer tries to bond with Bart by building a soapbox racer. On race day, Bart must decide between…
S03E10

S03E10 : Flaming Moe's 8.78/10 (aired on 11/21/1991)

Moe steals the drink recipe Homer invented, and the rechristened “Flaming Moe” turns his tavern…
S03E11

S03E11 : Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk 8.19/10 (aired on 12/05/1991)

Mr. Burns sells the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant to wealthy German investors who are shocked at…
S03E12

S03E12 : I Married Marge 8.19/10 (aired on 12/26/1991)

Homer and Marge recount their early years, when the couple faced a shotgun wedding and Homer’s poor…
S03E13

S03E13 : Radio Bart 8.48/10 (aired on 01/09/1992)

Bart plays practical jokes with a radio microphone, and his hoax tests the limits of the town’s…
S03E14

S03E14 : Lisa the Greek 8/10 (aired on 01/23/1992)

Sundays become “Daddy-Daughter Days” when Homer discovers Lisa’s uncanny ability to pick winning…
S03E15

S03E15 : Homer Alone 8/10 (aired on 02/06/1992)

Marge has a nervous breakdown and goes on a vacation alone, leaving Bart and Lisa with Patty and…
S03E16

S03E16 : Bart the Lover 8.29/10 (aired on 02/13/1992)

Bart discovers his teacher’s personal ad and invents a fictional suitor to string her along. When…
S03E17

S03E17 : Homer at the Bat 8.68/10 (aired on 02/20/1992)

With a million dollars on the line, Mr. Burns hires ringers for the upcoming baseball game against…
S03E18

S03E18 : Separate Vocations 8.19/10 (aired on 02/27/1992)

After a career aptitude test pegs Lisa as a homemaker and Bart as a police officer, she becomes a…
S03E19

S03E19 : Dog of Death 7.79/10 (aired on 03/12/1992)

When Santa’s Little Helper needs a life-saving operation, the family tightens their belts to save…
S03E20

S03E20 : Colonel Homer 7.99/10 (aired on 03/26/1992)

Homer becomes the manager of a beautiful country music singer, whose attentions drive a wedge…
S03E21

S03E21 : Black Widower 8.19/10 (aired on 04/09/1992)

When Selma agrees to marry her prison pen pal, Sideshow Bob, only Bart remains suspicious of his…
S03E22

S03E22 : The Otto Show 7.79/10 (aired on 04/23/1992)

Otto loses his job driving the school bus and the Simpsons take him in. When he must get a driver’s…
S03E23

S03E23 : Bart's Friend Falls in Love 7.79/10 (aired on 05/07/1992)

Everything’s coming up Milhouse when Bart’s best friend falls in love with the new girl at school.…
S03E24

S03E24 : Brother, Can You Spare Two Dimes? 8.19/10 (aired on 08/27/1992)

Homer’s half-brother Herb Powell returns, his finances in ruin from his last encounter with Homer.…