Synopsis

Homer spearheads the effort to get pro-football to bring a new franchise to Springfield. The football commissioner, on his way to officially award the franchise, stops at the Simpson house where Grandpa (mistaking him for a burglar) attacks him. Springfield loses out and Abe becomes the town’s pariah. After trying and failing assisted suicide, Abe decides to live his life without fear and when the town decides to reuse their football stadium as a bullfighting ring, he volunteers to be the toreador. Ever the activist, granddaughter Lisa protests his new profession.

Aired on 04/02/2006
 
30 :
 
6.4/10 • 719 voting


The Simpsons • S17E16
ActorRole
Nancy Cartwright Nancy CartwrightBart Simpson / Nelson Muntz / Ralph Wiggum / Todd Flanders / Kearney / Various (voice)
Dan Castellaneta Dan CastellanetaHomer Simpson / Abraham Simpson / Krusty the Klown / Barney / Willy / Sideshow Mel / Mayor Quimby / Hans Moleman / Gil / Itchy / Various (voice)
Julie Kavner Julie KavnerMarge Simpson / Patty Bouvier / Selma Bouvier / Jacqueline Ingrid Bouvier / Various (voice)
Yeardley Smith Yeardley SmithLisa Simpson / Various (voice)
Harry Shearer Harry ShearerMr. Burns / Mr. Smithers / Principal Skinner / Ned Flanders / Reverend Lovejoy / Dr. Hibbert / Various (voice)
Tress MacNeille Tress MacNeilleAngela Dare / Gwen the waitress / Homer's cousin's wife
Rob Reiner Rob Reiner
Maggie Roswell Maggie Roswell
NameJob
Steven Dean MooreDirector
Tim LongWriter