The Simpsons Season 21 Episode 2 : Bart Gets a 'Z'

"Bart Gets a 'Z'" is the second episode of The Simpsons' twenty-first season. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on October 4, 2009. In the episode, the fourth grade students of Springfield Elementary School decide to spike Ms. Krabappel's coffee in order to teach her a lesson after she takes away their cell phones. She is fired by Principal Skinner, who hires a new teacher named Zachary Vaughn. Although Vaughn is a hip young teacher who impresses the students, Bart is plagued by guilt and tries to get Ms. Krabappel hired back. In its original airing, the episode had an estimated 9.32 million viewers and received a Nielsen rating of 5.1/8. The episode was written by Matt Selman, and directed by Mark Kirkland.

NameThe Simpsons Season 21 Episode 2: Bart Gets a 'Z'
Air DateOctober 4th, 2009
GenresAnimation, Comedy
NetworkFOX
Production CompaniesThe Curiosity Company, Gracie Films, 20th Century Fox Television
WriterMatt Selman
DirectorMark Kirkland
Plot Keywordsmother, baby, alcohol, cat, brother, clown, house, housewife, beer, satire, father, nuclear power plant, parody, middle class, sister, dysfunctional family, teacher, social satire, neighbor, school, dummy, dog, donuts
Pamela Hayden
Pamela Hayden
Milhouse Van Houten
Russi Taylor
Russi Taylor
Martin Prince
Maggie Roswell
Maggie Roswell
Luann Van Houten
Marcia Wallace
Marcia Wallace
Edna Krabappel
Tress MacNeille
Tress MacNeille
Agnes Skinner
Phil Hartman
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Troy McClure
Chris Edgerly
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Hank Azaria
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Apu
Yeardley Smith
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Lisa Simpson
Julie Kavner
Julie Kavner
Marge Simpson
Nancy Cartwright
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Bart Simpson
Dan Castellaneta
Dan Castellaneta
Homer Simpson
Harry Shearer
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Ned Flanders

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