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The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4 

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There are so many great episodes of The Simpsons in season 4, but which are your absolute favorite? This list ranks every episode of The Simpsons season 4 from the best to worst, with the help of your votes.

The fourth season of The Simpsons premiered on September 24, 1992, and consisted of 22 episodes. Season 4 of The Simpsons was nominated for two Emmys and Dan Castellaneta would go on to win the award for "Outstanding Voice-Over Performance" for his work as Homer Simpson in "Mr. Plow."

Which The Simpsons season 4 episode did you like better, "Marge vs. the Monorail" or "I Love Lisa"? Vote up the best episodes from The Simpsons season 4 that you'd like to see at the top of the list.

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Marge vs. the Monorail ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 12, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Jan 14 1993

When Springfield gets a sudden windfall, a charismatic traveling salesman convinces the town to build a monorail.

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Last Exit to Springfield... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 17, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Mar 11 1993

Homer negotiates his union's contract with Mr. Burns, mindful that he needs a dental plan for Lisa's new braces. Burns mistakes Homer's utter ineptitude for strategy and concedes, on the ...more

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Mr. Plow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 9, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Nov 19 1992

"Mr. Plow" is the ninth episode of The Simpsons' fourth season, which originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on November 19, 1992. In the episode, Homer buys a snow ...more
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Kamp Krusty is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 1, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Sep 24 1992

When Bart and Lisa arrive at Kamp Krusty, they find the summer camp is more like a prison camp. When Krusty doesn't show up to set things straight, the kids seize control and take their case to ...more
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Lisa's First Word is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 10, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Dec 03 1992

While trying to get Maggie to say her first word, Marge and Homer reminisce about Bart's and Lisa's first words.
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Homer the Heretic is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 3, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Oct 08 1992

After skipping church one Sunday morning, Homer decides to quit church altogether and spend Sundays worshiping in his own way -- with cigars and beer.
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I Love Lisa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 15, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Feb 11 1993

"I Love Lisa" is the fifteenth episode of The Simpsons' fourth season, and originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on February 11, 1993. In the episode, Lisa gives ...more
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Homer's Triple Bypass is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 11, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Dec 17 1992

"Homer's Triple Bypass" is the eleventh episode of the fourth season of The Simpsons. It originally aired in the United States on December 17, 1992. In the episode, Homer Simpson ...more
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Duffless is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 16, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Feb 18 1993

After a DUI, Homer swears off beer for a month. Meanwhile, Bart and Lisa's sibling rivalry plays out in the school science fair.
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Treehouse of Horror III ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 5, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Oct 29 1992

In "Clown Without Pity," Bart's Krusty doll is determined to murder Homer. In "King Homer," Homer plays King Kong to Marge's Fay Wray. Finally, in "Dial Z for ...more
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A Streetcar Named Marge ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 2, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Oct 01 1992

Feeling underappreciated at home, Marge takes up acting and channels her pent-up rage as Blanche DuBois in a community production. Meanwhile, Maggie leads a revolt at the Ayn Rand School for
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Selma's Choice is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 13, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Jan 21 1993

After seeing Aunt Gladys die alone, Aunt Selma wants to get married and have a baby... until she spends a day babysitting Bart and Lisa at Duff Gardens.
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Marge Gets a Job is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 7, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Nov 05 1992

Mr. Burns is instantly smitten when Marge takes a job at the nuclear power plant.
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Itchy & Scratchy: Th... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 6, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Nov 03 1992

When Bart's misdeeds at school and at home reach new extremes, Homer puts his foot down and imposes the ultimate punishment: Bart is forbidden to go see the new Itchy & Scratchy movie.

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New Kid on the Block is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 67, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Nov 12 1992

Bart has a crush on his new neighbor, a teenage girl who only has eyes for Jimbo Jones. Bart sets out to prove that Jimbo is not as tough as he seems.
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Brother from the Same Pl... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 14, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Feb 04 1993

When Homer neglects Bart once too often, Bart goes to the Big Brother program to get a new father figure. Stung, Homer replaces Bart with a little brother.
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Krusty Gets Kancelled is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 22, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: May 13 1993

An advertising blitz for "Gabbo" spells trouble for Krusty: his show gets canceled when the new ventriloquist act gets higher ratings. Bart and Lisa enlist Krusty's Hollywood pals for ...more
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The Front is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 19, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Apr 15 1993

"The Front" is the nineteenth episode of The Simpsons' fourth season, and originally aired in the United States on the Fox network on April 15, 1993. In the episode, Bart and Lisa ...more
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Whacking Day is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 20, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Apr 29 1993

"Whacking Day" is the twentieth episode of The Simpsons' fourth season, and originally aired April 29, 1993. It concerns the fictional holiday "Whacking Day", celebrated ...more
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Lisa the Beauty Queen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 4, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Oct 15 1992

Homer enters Lisa into the Little Miss Springfield Pageant to help her feel better about her looks. But when she must choose between the title and her integrity, she realizes that confidence ...more
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Marge in Chains is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 21, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: May 06 1993

Overwhelmed by her family's demands during a flu epidemic, Marge accidentally shoplifts at the Kwik-E-Mart and winds up in prison.
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So It's Come to This: A ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes From The Simpsons Season 4
Episode: 18, Season: The Simpsons season 4

Original Airing: Apr 01 1993

An April Fools' Day prank provides the jumping-off point for Simpson family flashbacks.