Separate Vocations
Episode 18 of 24 within Season Three. Item 102 of 615 overall.
Production number 8F15.
George Meyer - Writer
Jeffrey Lynch - Director
7.98
49 votes

After taking career aptitude tests, Lisa discovers that the occupation she's best suited for is homemaker while Bart is pegged as a future police officer. Each takes the opportunity to explore their options as Lisa spends the day doing chores with Marge and Bart goes on a ride along with the police. Lisa hates her role and rebels by becoming a troublemaker at school. Police life fits Bart like a glove and he becomes a hall monitor, handing out demerits to his classmates for minor infractions.

When Lisa secretly steals all of the teachers' manuals, it's up to Bart and Principal Skinner to figure out who did it. Realizing his sister is the culprit; Bart takes the rap and returns to his life as a bad student and detention regular.

original airdate--February 27 ,1994                  rating--14.8 million

music--"The Simpsons" theme by Danny Elfman

Chalkboard gag--"I will not barf unless I'm sick".

Couch gag--Bart leaps into everyone's lap.

Awards--Emmy

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Previous episode :
101 Homer at the Bat
Next episode :
103 Dog of Death

regional titles

Dutch
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English
Separate Vocations
French
Le flic et la rebelle
German
Der Eignungstest
Irish
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Italian
Vocazioni diverse
Spanish
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