Animators are always looking for ways to cut corners and reduce the time it takes to create an episode. So not surprisingly, many Simpsons episodes contain recycled animation - that is, scenes or shots from older episodes used again, dubbed with the new words for that scene.
If you have noticed any other recycled animation in any episodes (or something here that has been in more episodes), please let us know.
Somebody up there likes mespeech in Brush With Greatness was reused in Bart the Murderer.
the biggest roll of his life. The animation was reused for Bart the Murderer after Homer has been to the Legitimate Businessman's Social Club (where Bart is working).
live life to its fullest. It is looped over and over during the credits, with background noise from the television.
Bart's birthday is coming upand was reused for his
And I'll be right here watching TV!line from Dog of Death.
we don't need a babysitter.
What happened to Mindy?and
We learned [love] screws everybody up.