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When Animals Attack!

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When Animals Attack! is a series of television specials that aired on Fox in the mid-1990s in the USA. The specials are compilations of video clips showing various animals attacking humans. The series has been referenced and parodied several times in The Simpsons media.


Television episodes[edit]

Picture Season Episode number Episode name Reference
When Buildings Collapse Title Screen.png 9 195 "Lisa the Simpson" Bart, Homer and Lisa watch a TV show called When Buildings Collapse. True to its title, the program shows video clips of buildings collapsing.
After the last building collapse clip, Homer changes the channel and finds a show called When Surgery Goes Wrong.
Awful Entertaining.png 10 219 "Make Room for Lisa" In an attempt to cheer up Lisa, Homer turns on the TV and changes the channel to When Animals Attack Magicians. In the program, a man tells an ape to pick a card and then screams when the ape attacks him. Lisa is disgusted and says, "That's awful!" Homer quickly contradicts her, saying, "Awful entertaining!"
When Dinosaurs Get Drunk.png 13 287 "I Am Furious (Yellow)" While Homer is watching TV, he sees a teaser ad for When Dinosaurs Get Drunk.

Comic stories[edit]

Picture Comic issue Story name Reference
When Cartoon Animals Attack Other Cartoon Animals.png Bart Simpson #1 Close Encounters of the Nerd Kind Just before Kang and Kodos abduct Bart, Homer and Bart are watching When Cartoon Animals Attack Other Cartoon Animals.
Grampa Fights Monkeys.png Simpsons Comics #41 Bart Simpson and the Krusty Brand Fun Factory When Grampa is attacked by a group of cyborg monkeys, he says, "You don't scare me. I've seen When Animals Attack thirty-seven times."
Can't Rely on Random Tapes.png Simpsons Comics #42 The Homer Show When the FOX network executives meet to discuss building a reality show around Homer, the boss says they can't rely on viewers sending in random videotapes. A junior exec protests that's how they already do all their shows and cites When Pets Go Postal and World's Zaniest Police Chases as examples.
When Good Snacks Go Bad.jpg Simpsons Comics #53 Around Town with Ned Flanders Chief Wiggum is featured in a FOX television special titled When Good Snacks Go Bad, a parody of When Animals Attack!.

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