February 29, 2024

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Simpsons Did It!: “The D’oh-cial Network”

In which Lisa invents a popular social media site.

Well, this one was weird.

First, it opened with this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u52ywgS43yk

Yeah, David Letterman.

Then we get a Social Network parody where Lisa, tired of lacking friends, programs a social media site called SpringFace and gets a thousand of them, but the site causes problems as adults and kids all over town are addicted to the thing.  So, she shuts it off.

That would normally be the end of the thing, but then there’s a bit where Patty and Selma are beating the Winklevoss twins at rowing during the London Olympics for some reason.  The twins are voiced by guest star Armie Hammer.

And then, because as much as this episode was just…off, it apparently was too short, so this happened:

Yeah, I don’t know what to make of this one.  Moving on…