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Springfield Retirement Castle

The Springfield Retirement Castle is Springfield's retirement home for the elderly. Some noted residents of the Castle include Abraham "Grampa" J. Simpson and his neighbor, Jasper Beardley. One time, Abe Simpson had a neighbor named Zelda and whom he pursued by stealing Homer's car and driving to Branson, Missouri. Image File history File links Springfield-retirement. ... Image File history File links Springfield-retirement. ... For the Simpsons episode, see $pringfield (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling). ... Abraham Abe Grampa J. Simpson is a fictional character featured in the animated cartoon television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... Jasper Beardley is a fictional character from the animated television series The Simpsons. ... Homer Jay Simpson is a fictional character in the animated television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... A typical busy night on The Strip (Hwy 76) The Titanic Museum is shaped to look like the real Titanic and is a popular tourist attraction in Branson The Duttons performing their famous song where they all play each others violins at their theater in Branson Missouri Herkimer and Cecil...


In one episode, the administration of the Retirement Castle stopped distributing pills to its residents, shortly after Mr. Burns canceled the health care program at his power plant. This caused Homer and Abe to go to Canada and get the badly needed medicine. Charles Montgomery Burns, normally referred to as Mr. ... Springfield Nuclear Power Plant Springfield Nuclear Power Plant is a fictional nuclear power plant in the television animated cartoon series The Simpsons. ...


To Abraham Simpson, the Retirement Castle is a lonely place to be. He often gets mad when his family doesn't come and visit him. The door features a sign reading 'Thank you for not discussing the outside world'. The main fun to be had in the home is to "stake yourself out a good spot at the staring window", which overlooks nothing but a barren tree, and bingo (prize: a whole banana). The Simpson Family The Simpson family is the family featured in the United States animated sitcom The Simpsons. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Housie. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


The strict nature of the home is best shown by the Abraham Simpson comment, "That's the activity room. We're not allowed in there. That's the library. Not allowed in there either. And don't even think about going into the game room." Abraham Abe Grampa J. Simpson is a fictional character featured in the animated cartoon television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ...


The staff of the home have little to no respect for the residents, doing things like vacuuming their hair during "nap time", or switching their IV sacks with their cathetersacks when the former is empty and the latter is full. At one point, the Simpsons come to visit Grandpa with Santa's Little Helper, who leapt out of the car and ran in as they pulled up. Lisa commented, "He must smell leftovers," and a nearby tenant said, "Please, we prefer senior citizen." Intravenous therapy or IV therapy is the administration of liquid substances directly into a vein. ... Catheter disassembled In medicine, a catheter is a tube that can be inserted into a body cavity, duct or vessel. ... Santas Little Helper or once known as Santos L. Halper (voiced by Frank Welker or Dan Castellaneta) is the Simpson familys pet dog. ... Lisa Marie Simpson is a fictional character on the animated television series The Simpsons, and is voiced by Yeardley Smith. ...


In the episode "Old Money" Grandpa inherits $100,000 and uses it to refurbish and redecorate the home.

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Residents

Crazy Old Man

The old Jewish man

The Crazy Old Man, sometimes simply called the Crazy Guy or Old Jewish Man, is often seen with Grandpa Simpson and Jasper. He often yells at people and is sometimes seen owning a Pep Boys-esque store (in the Halloween story "Attack of the 50-Foot Eyesores"). He once had a brief period of stardom after his act of dancing on a street corner singing "The Old Gray Mare" with his pants down became a hit on television. He speaks with a stereotypical Jewish accent, and Mayor Quimby called him 'Old Jewish Man'. On a list of heart recipients in "Homer's Paternity Coot" as "Old Jewish Man". He also curses in Yiddish in one episode. He is apparently friendly with Krusty the Klown and Krusty's father, as the three of them have been seen walking along a street singing the ditty "Even though we're not gentile / We'll get together for a while" at Christmas. Image File history File links Crazy_old_man. ... Image File history File links Crazy_old_man. ... The Old Gray Mare is an old folk song, typically regarded as a kiddy song. ... Homers Paternity Coot is the tenth episode of The Simpsons seventeenth season. ... Yiddish (ייִדיש, Jiddisch) is a Germanic language spoken by about four million Jews throughout the world. ... Krusty the Clown, or Herschel Schmoikel Krustofski (full name: Herschel Pinkes Remochel Krustofski), is a fictional character in the cartoon The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


In Natural Born Kissers he was revealed as having worked as a studio executive during the making of Casablanca, having hacked on a later suppressed happy ending, with a question mark that left the door open for a sequel. He observes that the quality of studio management has changed over the years. At the time of the Casablanca blunder, they "was just dopes in suits. Not like today!" He diplomatically left unstated whether the difference is that studio executives are more intelligent now, or that they no longer wear suits. Natural Born Kissers is the last episode of the ninth season of The Simpsons, and is especially notable for its risque subject matter. ... Casablanca is a 1943 romantic film set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ...


He also worked on an alternate ending to It's a Wonderful Life, in which George Bailey goes on a killing spree. Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 drama film directed by Frank Capra, produced by his own Liberty Films and released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... A spree killer is someone who embarks on a murderous rampage. ...

Further information: List of recurring characters from The Simpsons#Old Jewish Man

For recurring characters who are associated with the Mafia, see Springfield Mafia. ...

Abraham Simpson

Main article: Abraham Simpson

Homer Simpson's father. Abraham Abe Grampa J. Simpson is a fictional character featured in the animated cartoon television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... Homer Jay Simpson is a fictional character in the animated television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... Father with child For other uses, see Father (disambiguation). ...


Jasper Beardley

Main article: Jasper Beardley

Jasper Beardley is a somewhat senile resident and another good friend of Abraham Simpson, though in earlier episodes it was implied that they were enemies. His last name was revealed in the 17th season episode Homer's Paternity Coot. Jasper Beardley is a fictional character from the animated television series The Simpsons. ... Abraham Abe Grampa J. Simpson is a fictional character featured in the animated cartoon television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... Homers Paternity Coot is the tenth episode of The Simpsons seventeenth season. ...


As a young man Jasper was quite handsome. He once tried to date Edna Krabappel by giving her an outdated photo of himself. His job previous to retirement is unknown. Edna Krabappel is a fictional character featured in The Simpsons, voiced by Marcia Wallace. ...


When called in to help replace teachers (then on strike), he confiscated everything in the room made of tin, two children passed out from the fumes of his ointment and he threatened everyone with "a paddlin'", as well as dismissing the class early after getting his beard caught in the pencil sharpener. When kids steal the electronics from the television set in the Retirement Castle, replacing them with a cat, Jasper stares at the cat in the television, pressing buttons on the remote control while mumbling "Two hundred channels and nothing but cats". After freezing himself in a freezer in Kwik-E-Mart, he was briefly showcased as the Kwik-E-Mart attraction Frostilicus. A hand-spun pencil sharpener. ... An exterior of a fictitious typical Kwik-E-Mart store. ... An exterior of a fictitious typical Kwik-E-Mart store. ...


In some episodes, there is evidence to suggest Jasper is blind from cataracts (the most compelling - when he is shot in the eye by a laser and proclaims that his cataracts are gone and he can see, and is immediately shot again and proclaims that he is once again blind). However, in other episodes, he can clearly see, and even drives a car. He has broken his beard on one occasion and got it caught in a pencil-sharpener on another. Human eye cross-sectional view, showing position of human lens. ...


Jasper was also shot in his wooden leg by Waylon Smithers while walking down the sidewalk. When a lapse in Abraham Simpson's medication caused him to grow long hair and breasts, Jasper attempted to court "her." Waylon J. Smithers, Jr. ...


He is highly sensitive to certain types of medication. In one episode, he accidentally took Wednesday's when he should've took Friday's pills and rapidly sprouted large amounts of white hair.


"That's A Paddlin" has become a minor meme, especially on internet message boards, often mutating into "That's a bannin". The term meme (IPA: , rhyming with theme; commonly pronounced in the US as , rhyming with gem), coined/popularized in 1976[1] by the biologist Richard Dawkins, refers to a unit of cultural information which can propagate from one mind to another in a manner analogous to genes (i. ...


Montgomery Burns

Main article: Montgomery Burns

Burns was, at one point, put in the Retirement Castle by supermarket employees who thought Burns was finally "off his nut" (he was asking them whether he should buy Ketchup or "Catsup"). Charles Montgomery Burns, normally referred to as Mr. ... A bottle of Heinz Organic Ketchup Ketchup (or less commonly catsup) also known as Red Sauce or Tomato Sauce is a popular condiment, usually made with ripened tomatoes. ... This article is about the condiment; for the singers, see Las Ketchup. ...


Homer Simpson

Main article: Homer Simpson

Homer went to the Retirement Castle when Marge forgot about him and Sent him away in the episode, Regarding Margie Homer Jay Simpson is a fictional character in the animated television series The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta. ... Regarding Margie is the 20th episode of The Simpsons seventeenth season that aired on May 7, 2006. ...

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