TV Episodes The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2  

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There are so many great episodes of The Simpsons in season 2, but which are your absolute favorite? This list ranks every episode of The Simpsons season 2 from the best to worst, with the help of your votes.

The second season of The Simpsons aired between October 11, 1990, and May 9, 1991; an extra episode, "Blood Feud," aired during the summer (July 11). Season 2 of The Simpsons received a People's Choice Award nomination for "Favorite Series Among Young People," following its win the previous year for "Favorite New TV Comedy Series."

Which The Simpsons season 2 episode did you like better, "Bart vs. Thanksgiving" or "Dead Putting Society"? Vote up the best episodes from The Simpsons season 2 that you'd like to see at the top of the list.

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The Way We Was is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Jan 31 1991 When the TV breaks, Marge and Homer entertain the kids with the story of how they first met.

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Lisa's Substitute is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Apr 25 1991 "Lisa's Substitute" is the nineteenth episode of The Simpsons' second season. It originally aired on Fox in the United States on April 25, 1991. In the episode, Lisa's teacher Miss ...more

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Bart the Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Dec 06 1990 Bart, Milhouse, and Martin pool their money to buy the first issue of Radioactive Man, but their investment and their friendship are threatened when they can't agree on who will keep it.

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One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Jan 24 1991 After eating poisonous blowfish at a sushi restaurant, Homer decides to live life to the fullest in the 24 hours he has left to live.

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Three Men and a Comic Book is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
May 09 1991 Bart, Milhouse, and Martin pool their money to buy the first issue of Radioactive Man, but their investment and their friendship are threatened when they can't agree on who will keep it.

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Homer vs. Lisa and the 8th Com... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Feb 07 1991 Homer becomes the most popular guy in town when he gets an illegal cable hook-up, but Lisa fears he will go to hell for violating the Eighth Commandment.

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Bart vs. Thanksgiving is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Nov 22 1990 Bart ruins Thanksgiving when he accidentally destroys Lisa's Thanksgiving centerpiece. Angry at being asked to apologize, he runs away and roams Springfield in search of dinner.

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Treehouse of Horror is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Oct 25 1990 After a series of destructive acts, Homer decides that Santa's Little Helper must go unless he passes obedience school. As the dog's last hours with the family approach, Bart must find a way to ...more

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Bart Gets an F is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Oct 11 1990 When Marge begs Homer to find Selma a husband, he sets her up with Principal Skinner... who falls in love with Patty instead.

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Blood Feud is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Jul 11 1991 When Mr. Burns is saved by a transfusion of Bart's blood, Homer expects a handsome reward but is outraged to receive only a simple thank-you note.

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Dead Putting Society is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Nov 15 1990 With Miss Hoover out sick, a substitute teacher takes over the class and becomes an inspiring role model for Lisa.

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Brush with Greatness is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Apr 11 1991 Marge rediscovers her interest in art and takes up painting. When Mr. Burns hires her to paint his official portrait, Marge tries but fails to find his "inner beauty."

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Oh Brother, Where Art Thou? is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Feb 21 1991 "Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?" is the fifteenth episode of The Simpsons' second season. It originally aired on Fox in the United States on February 21, 1991. In the episode, Grampa ...more

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Itchy & Scratchy & Marge is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Dec 20 1990 Marge wages a one-woman campaign against violence on the Itchy and Scratchy Show. She wins that battle, but draws the line at censoring Michelangelo's "David."

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Bart Gets Hit by a Car is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Jan 10 1991 "Bart Gets Hit by a Car" is the tenth episode of The Simpsons' second season. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on January 10, 1991. At the start of the ...more

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The War of the Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
May 02 1991 At a lakeside retreat for married couples, Marge is determined to fix her marriage with Homer, but Homer is more determined to catch General Sherman, the freakishly large catfish that lives in ...more

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Simpson and Delilah is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Oct 18 1990 Homer's long-lost half-brother is the CEO of a car company that's wildly successful... until he hires Homer to help design a car for the average man.

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16 4
Old Money is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Mar 28 1991 When Grandpa's new girlfriend at the Springfield Retirement Castle dies, he inherits her savings and must decide the best way to spend his windfall.

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16 4
Two Cars in Every Garage and T... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Nov 01 1990 When Grandpa's new girlfriend at the Springfield Retirement Castle dies, he inherits her savings and must decide the best way to spend his windfall.

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Dancin' Homer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Nov 08 1990 Marge rediscovers her interest in art and takes up painting. When Mr. Burns hires her to paint his official portrait, Marge tries but fails to find his "inner beauty."

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Principal Charming is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Feb 14 1991 When Marge begs Homer to find Selma a husband, he sets her up with Principal Skinner... who falls in love with Patty instead.

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Bart's Dog Gets an F is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 2
Mar 07 1991 "Bart's Dog Gets an 'F'" is the sixteenth episode of The Simpsons' second season. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on March 7, 1991. In this episode, the ...more