3x13 Radio Bart
First Aired: Jan. 09, 1992 on FOX
Summary: Homer buys Bart a Superstar Celebrity microphone for his birthday. Bart thinks it's the lamest gift in the world until he realizes he can play some great pranks with it. One of his pranks backfires when the entire town comes to the rescue of "Timmy O'Toole," the little boy Bart pretends has…
Main Characters in this Episode
Lisa: How so dad?
Homer: Well... he fell in a well... and he can't get out.
Lisa: How does that make him a hero?
Homer: Well it's more then you've done.
Sting: Not while one of my fans needs me!
Marge Simpson: Actually, I've never heard Bart listen to one of your albums...
Homer: Shh, Marge! He's a good digger!
- The story was partially inspired by a true story. On 16 October 1987, an 18-month-old girl, Jessica McClure, fell into an abandoned well. Rescuers dug a parallel shaft and rescued her.
- Bruce Springsteen was originally asked to appear instead of 'Sting'.
- Argentinian rock band Timmy O'Toole took his name from this episode.