Later that evening, Marge and Homer return and drop a sweater down for Bart to wear. 23. The prank ended when Bart tried to retrieve the radio from the bottom of the well, fell in himself, and confessed to Springfield Police Officers Lou and Eddie. Then a number of townspeople gather around the well, and Bart explains that he is an orphan named Timmy O'Toole. Matters spin out of control, however, when Bart pranks Groundskeeper Willie by making him think a little boy named Timmy O'Toole has fallen down a local well, and the entire town becomes involved in the trick. The family bounces up and down on the couch. First appearance S SEASON 3 E EPISODE 13. The dog's growls through the microphone make the townspeople believe that something is wrong with Timmy, and the local news immediately reports on his "possibly feral condition." Next episode. Man selling ``I survived Timmy O'Toole's Getting Trapped in a Well'' T-shirt. Plow Airs. He ends up showing the most interest in the label-maker that Patty and Selma get him, and uses it to put "Property of Bart Simpson" labels on many things in the house, including a radio, Homer's rear and a can of beer (to Homer's dismay), and Santa's Little Helper. "Radio Bart" is the thirteenth episode of The Simpsons' third season. Related quizzes can be found here: Simpsons - Obscure Characters Quizzes Status. According to Regeneración, TV Azteca trolled Televisa on Thursday by broadcasting the 1992 Simpsons episode “Radio Bart,“ in which Bart tricks the … Argentinian rock band Timmy O'Toole took its name from this episode. Bart scoffs at this, until he remembers that he used his label-maker to put a "Property of Bart Simpson" label on the radio in the well. Recap guide / thumbnail previews for "The Simpsons" Season 3 Episode 13 . The two officers then decide to leave Bart in the well. Krusty the Clown assembled a bunch of his friends in the entertainment/celebrity community (among them Sting, Sideshow Mel, and Rainier Wolfcastle) to record a benefit video called "We're Sending Our Love Down the Well." Chalkboard “I will not carve gods” Guest Voices. Finally, The Itchy & Scratchy Show produced an episode titled "Cat Splat Fever" which was dedicated to Timmy O'Toole. #41 #42. doesn't mean you can't live a full life. Michael Jackson's birthday is August 29, 1958. “Oh poor Timmy!” Lisa cried. Original Airdate January 9, 1992 Lou: Well you sure fooled us, kid. A carnival is held near the well to benefit Timmy O'Toole, and Krusty the Clown decides to work with musician Sting to create a song called "We're Sending Our Love Down the Well," also as a benefit for Timmy. Voiced by “Oh my god! Jessica, age 18 months, fell down a well in Midland, Texas and was rescued in a highly publicized incident. Nov 25, 2014 - Explore Timmy O'Toole's board "The Simpsons", followed by 154 people on Pinterest. After “Radio Bart,” I suspect no Simpsons fan could think about a well outside the context of Timmy O’Toole. There is no Timmy O'Toole. Ha, ha. Jon Vitti said the reason "Fitzgerald" was not used was because Lightfoot had signed over the rights to the song to the families of the 29 people who died on the ship. Relatives It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 9, 1992. Anone remember that episode where bart puts his walkie talkie down the well and pretends he is timmy o toole and has fallen down the well??.. Bernard the bouncer, ushering people with a flashlight. Main character(s) Meanwhile, Bart is chasing Santa’s Little Helper around because the dog has Bart’s microphone. However, at his birthday party (held at Wall E. Weasel's), Bart is less than enthralled by it, and is unenthusiastic about his other gifts as well. Simpsons - Obscure Characters : Interesting Facts This category is for questions and answers related to 'Simpsons' - Obscure Characters, as asked by users of FunTrivia.com. Swapped Around Places couch gag Man hawking ``Timmy's Baby Teeth'' ($6 a bag). The prank ended when Bart tried to retrieve the radio from the bottom of the well, fell in himself, and confessed to Springfield Police Officers Lou and Eddie. Radio Bart Homer jumps on the idea and orders one for Bart. Show Runner The Simpsons Season 3 Episode 13 Quotes Bart: Look, I'll level with you; there is no Timmy 'O Toole, it was just a prank I was playing on everybody. Bart's birthday occurs in the Timmy O'Toole episode ("Radio Bart"), with the song "We're Sending Our Love Down the Well". There’s a breathtaking comic density to the writing. According to the DVD Commentary, the producers originally wanted Homer to sing "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" by Gordon Lightfoot rather than "Convoy." Report This ... Ken Keeler and Patric Verrone (though Patric Verrone only wrote one episode of The Simpsons-season 17's The Simpsons: Milhouse of Sand and Fog (2005)-and quit writing for the show in favor of working on Futurama (1999)), another show by Matt Groening. When this episode was being made, the producers approached Bruce Springsteen to appear. Unfortunately it was the following episode with the mean Lassie who is now in Doggy Hell. According to the commentary, Homer's original reaction was to mix Kool-Aid and rat poison, ostensibly to spare his family the horror of alien invasion. After trying it out on a few unsuspecting victims (he manages to make Rod and Todd Flanders believe that God is talking to them through the radio), Bart lowers his radio down into an old, abandoned well and calls for help over the radio, pretending to be a boy who has fallen into the well. Production Code Due to the size of the well, none of the city's police force can fit inside it to go rescue Timmy, and they can't simply pull him out with a rope because (as "Timmy" explains) his foot is caught under a rock. The Simpsons Episode - Timmy O Toole?? Episode Details & Credits. 8F11 Sting as himself. [ Laughing ] Good one, Eddie. The Simpsons Season 3 Episode 13 Quotes. In the DVD commentary for the episode, the staff expresses their disbelief that this episode lost the Emmy for animated program to Claymation Easter. Timmy was created when Bart used his Superstar Celebrity Microphone and a radio to make Groundskeeper Willie think that a boy had fallen down an old well near Springfield Elementary School. The Daily Telegraph characterized the episode as one of "The 10 Best Simpsons TV Episodes. Couch Gag After several hours, they manage to reach Bart. A new episode of The Simpsons is a desperate bid for attention. Outstanding Animated Program Emmy nominated episodes, https://simpsons.fandom.com/wiki/Radio_Bart?oldid=914190. Also, Timmy had tried to enroll at Springfield Elementary, but Principal Skinner had turned him away because his clothes were too shabby. [ Fake Laughing ] Guys? A rescue operation is mobilized – but it quickly becomes a circus, with people setting up a carnival, and they realize they can't get poor Timmy out. The people surrounding the well hear growling in there. He climbs down the well. A large crowd gathers to see the incident, they come to the conclusion that no adult could fit down the well to save "Timmy O' Toole" as it is to small. One of his pranks backfires when the entire town comes to the rescue of 'Timmy O'Toole,' the little boy Bart pretends has fallen down a well. For his next prank, Bart lowers a small radio down a well, and convinces Springfield that a little boy named Timmy O'Toole has fallen down the well, his leg trapped under a rock at the bottom. The prank quickly grew to include the whole town when Willie went for help. The Simpsons Season 3 Episode 13: Radio Bart Summary: On his birthday, Bart receives a Superstar Celebrity microphone that transmits sound to an AM radio. Edit. Soon a group of celebrities writes a song to raise money to save Timmy O' … Bart Simpson Jon Vitti Accuracy: A team of editors takes feedback from our visitors to keep trivia as up to date and as accurate as possible. Al Jean said they thought this episode or Ren & Stimpy would win and were absolutely floored when neither did. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. He rejected doing the episode, and got Sting to appear in his place. Angry at … Summary: On his birthday, Bart receives a "Superstar Celebrity" microphone that transmits sound to an AM radio. He throws the radio down a well and talks on the microphone, acting like he is trapped in the well. Bart decides to use the device to play a prank on the town and places the radio deep inside a well, using the microphone to pose as Timmy O'Toole. As Willie finishes pounding the signpost into the ground, he says, "That should do it!". "Radio Bart" is the thirteenth episode of The Simpsons' third season. On TV, Channel 6 News provides frequent updates about Timmy, and an Itchy & Scratchy episode ("Cat Splat Fever") is dedicated to him. Homer assures Bart that they'll make sure that no one else will ever fall down the well. Let's go home and go to sleep. Timmy O'Toole was a boy that Bart made up as a prank which ended up deceiving the entire town of Springfield.. History []. Bart thinks it's the lamest gift in the world until he realizes he can play some great pranks with it. Timmy O'Toole I will not carve gods Continuing. Sting as Himself SIGN IN Recaps for TV shows View TV episodes as 50 thumbnails The Simpsons. This was deemed too dark and was changed. ... That evening Bart arrives at the well and waits for Eddie and Lou to go off on a coffee break. ", Krusty Burger | Clown College | Kamp Krusty Krusty Gets Busted | Itchy & Scratchy & Marge | Like Father, Like Clown | Kamp Krusty | Krusty Gets Kancelled | Bart Gets Famous | Homie the Clown | Bart the Fink | The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show | The Last Temptation of Krust | Insane Clown Poppy | Day of the Jackanapes | Mr. Spritz Goes to Washington | Today, I Am a Clown | Yokel Chords | All About Lisa | Once Upon a Time in Springfield | The Ten-Per-Cent Solution | Clown in the Dumps | The Nightmare After Krustmas | Fears of a Clown | Krusty the Clown (episode). A vicious dog growling. Well, you sure fooled us, kid. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. When he begins a "crying for help" act and gets a response, he tells his potential rescuers that he is an orphan named Timmy O'Toole has fallen down the well. Groundskeeper Willie falls for the prank and tells the whole town about the boy in the well. He makes up this guy named Timmy O'Toole and he is trapped down the well which causes Springfield to try and help him. Nancy Cartwright [ Policeman ] Your son is trapped down the well. This cartoon was dedicated to Timmy O'Toole. David Silverman said he believes The Simpsons and Ren & Stimpy split the vote, allowing Claymation Easter to grab the Emmy. Kent Brockman gave frequent news updates about Timmy on Channel 6. This leads to a News report that “Timmy O'Toole” has taken a turn to the worst. When Springfield Police Officers Lou and Eddie see the rope, they untie it, sending Bart plummeting down into the well, where his foot ends up trapped under a rock—much like the story he made up to fool everyone. 48 #43. Timmy's plight soon captures the town, as an Itchy and Scratchy episode is dedicated to him, and Krusty and a number of celebrities create a charity song to raise money for him. It’s Timmy O’Toole screaming from the bottom of a well. In this episode, "Radio Bart," Bart gets a microphone for his birthday and he decides to use it as a prank. Finally, The Itchy & Scratchy Show produced an episode titled "Cat Splat Fever" which was dedicated to Timmy O'Toole. Lou: Well you sure fooled us, kid. Mayor Quimby considers helping Bart, but in the wake of negative public opinion, he renounces his support and proclaims "Let him stay down there! Sex Timmy O'Toole was a boy that Bart made up as a prank which ended up deceiving the entire town of Springfield. A carnival-like atmosphere developed as the townspeople converged on the well site, and the media got involved with Timmy. But back in the not-so-long-ago days of The Simpsons ... the entire town that a young boy named Timmy O'Toole is trapped at the bottom and pinned by a rock. Directed By A number of townsfolk attempt to come up with solutions to free the boy. This episode aired just a few years after baby Jessica McClure's rescue from a backyard well became a media sensation. Chalkboard Gag Timmy was sobbing and crying. A sign on the well reads, ``Admission $2.00'' A giant Ferris wheel. At the well a stall vender sells “I survived Timmy O’Toole’s Getting Trapped in a Well” t-shirts; Lisa reads the magazine Non-Threatening Boys which she has read before in episode “Bart Gets an F” Couchgag. Written By Status Timmy, according to Bart, had just turned ten and did not have a family. Lassie mauled Timmy!” A man yelled. Bart: Look, I'll level with you; there is no Timmy 'O Toole, it was just a prank I was playing on everybody. The final shot shows Groundskeeper Willie posting a small sign nearby that says "Caution: Well" (instead of the more sensible option of just boarding up the well). Whacking Day Hymn (Season 4, Episode 20: ‘Whacking Day’) We miss those days when The Simpsons could devote childlike innocence to words about killing snakes. It is Bart's birthday, and Homer doesn't understand what to get for Bart as a present. A wonderful skewering of Band Aid-style fundraisers, it would have been more than enough to sonically wrest little Timmy O’Toole from the well, if only he existed. Homer's birthday is the same day as the dog's, Santa's Little Helper. To play a prank on the citizens of Springfield, he lowers a radio down a well and uses the microphone to trick the town into thinking a little boy is trapped there. There is no Timmy O'Toole. In the episode, Bart receives a microphone that transmits sound to nearby AM radios. It’s Timmy O’Toole screaming from … Radio Bart (Season 3, Episode 13) The gist: Bart lowers a portable radio down a well to trick Springfield into thinking “Timmy O’Toole” had fallen in. Two cops (not the regular two cops) standing guard over the well, as people file past to look down. Homer tries to show Bart how great the microphone is, but Bart isn't convinced, largely due to Homer yells full blast into the microphone, creating heavy feedback. "Radio Bart" first aired on January 9, 1992; pop star Sting made a guest appearance as one of the guest artists on a Timmy O'Toole benefit single, "We're Sending Our Love Down the Well." 13. Before long, a number of other citizens (including Sting) have joined in the effort (although Jasper is convinced that they are just digging holes), while Kent Brockman reports on the assassination of a squirrel. The episode paralleled the real life rescue, in which an oil worker proposed digging by the well and breaking in at the bottom. in a month. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 9, 1992. Homer buys Bart a Superstar Celebrity microphone for his birthday. With the launch of Disney+, every single episode of The Simpsons’ 30-year run is finally available to stream in one easily-accessible place. It's Bart's tenth birthday, and one of his presents is a radio microphone, which he promptly uses to play practical jokes on everyone. Using the song on TV would have required obtaining approvals from all 29 families, which was deemed too much trouble just to have Homer sing a couple of lines from the song. Chief Wiggum says that there is equipment located in Shreveport, Louisiana that can get Bart out of the well, but because Bart tricked the public, there is very little public support to help him. Carlos Baeza. After everyone had gathered at the well, Bart said that his name was Timmy O'Toole. "Radio Bart" The town of Springfield rallies similarly around poor Timmy. https://simpsons.fandom.com/wiki/Timmy_O%27Toole?oldid=913302. See more ideas about the simpsons, simpson, los simpson. The next day, Marge asks what the police are doing to help Bart. Timmy was created when Bart used his Superstar Celebrity Microphone and a radio to make Groundskeeper Willie think that a boy had fallen down an old well near Springfield Elementary School.The prank quickly grew to include the whole town when Willie went for … Great joke, guys. Later that evening, Bart returns to the well to retrieve the radio, and attempts to climb down into the well using a rope. Radio Bart “We're sending our love down the well!” Krusty and Friends singing for Timmy O'Toole Radio Bart is the thirteenth episode of Season 3. Appearances. It was just a prank I was playing on everybody. Al Jean & Mike Reiss Bart decides to use the device to play a prank on the town and places the radio deep inside a well, using the microphone to pose as Timmy O'Toole. Special Guest Voices But when Bart accidentally falls down … None (Orphan) The prank succeeds, but Bart remembers labelling the radio with his name, tries to retrieve it, and becomes trapped himself. 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