while the family has breakfast.
Bart and Lisa fight for the custody of the donut box.
Maggie's eyes go back and forth.
The donut flies out of the box.
Homer eats the last donut.
The school bus only appears on screen in the early prototype version. Bart also does a twister mouth.
Another twister mouth as Bart wipes milk off his face in the early prototype version.
Marge tries to give the children their lunchboxes...
...but Bart and Lisa already help themselves to Marge's purse.
In the early prototype version, Bart and Lisa wear coats to school, and Lisa brings along some of her books. Bart yet again has a twister mouth.
Homer checks the time and realizes that he needs to be at work.
Marge wants a kiss from Homer.
Marge and Maggie are left alone at home...
…and suddenly Maggie falls asleep.
KBBL radio station on the air.
Marge calls Dr. Marvin Monroe.
Marge cries over the phone.
"Hey, isn't that your wife, Homer?"
SNPP workers listen to the radio...
Bart about to do a prank call, whilst telling Lisa that she doesn't have sense of humor.
Bart calls Moe's Tavern...
...and Barney, Larry and Sam laugh.
Homer shares his problems with Moe.
Homer rushes to buy Marge a flower.
Marge is angry and impatient that Homer is not home.
Bart, Lisa and Maggie come...
Weird animation smear/error
...Marge, while releasing her impatience, angrily roars at them...
...and Bart and Lisa scream. Maggie obviously isn't scared.
Marge remembers all the radio chatter...
...the furniture starts to look creepy...
...and Marge's eyes turn red as she becomes even more impatient.
"Marge, I... hmm... love you."
Homer says he loves Marge.
Bart tries to prank Moe again.
...and both Lisa and Bart laugh loudly.
"But Homer! That's expensive!"
Marge calls Rubber Baby Buggy Bumpers Babysitting Service to find a babysitter but hears Moe cursing instead.
The woman from Rubber Baby Buggy Bumpers Babysitting Service talks.
"The Simpsons? Lady, you gotta be kidding!"
Homer calls Rubber Baby Buggy Bumpers Babysitting Service under his alias, Homer Sampson.
Homers says that The Simpsons are underrated family.
"Mom, you look so glamorous!"
Homer wants Bart to get out.
Homer shaved completely...
...but his beard grows again after a few seconds.
Marge doing her eyelashes.
Bart slides down the banister.
Bart and Lisa open the door...
Homer and Marge talk to Ms. Botz.
"Thank you for coming on such short notice, Ms. Botz."
Marge gives Ms. Botz the phone numbers of Marge and Homer.
Homer looks at the mirror.
"The Happy Little Elves Meet the Curious Bear Cub" video.
"Ohhh, the elves. The elves!"
Marge and Homer say "goodbye" to the children.
"Watch out for the boy." Bart tries to bite Homer.
Ms. Botz walks into the living room to put on "The Happy Little Elves" for the children.
"Look, lady. We've seen 'The Crappy Little Elves' about 14 billion times!"
Mrs. Botz takes Maggie out of the room, while an FBI warning is shown on the screen.
Maggie wants to stay with Bart and Lisa to watch "The Happy Little Elves".
Homer watches swimming lobsters.
Homer talks about lobsters with a waiter.
Bubbles jumps into a honey jar.
Bart and Lisa watching the elves.
Lisa:"But I want to see what happens!"
Bart:"You know what happens."
"...all the elves dance around like little green idiots, I puke, the end."
"Relax! This is cinema verite. When the brutal, slow-motion killing starts, I'll tell you to shut your eyes."
"America's Most Armed And Dangerous"
Homer and Marge laughing.
Homer pouring some champagne.
Homer asking for more champagne.
A victim's room, which later reveals that Ms. Botz made this room a mess.
The Larry Davis Experience playing some music.
Homer and Marge dancing, another pair of dancers watch them...
...and another pair dances, too.
Homer and Marge continuing their dancing.
Bart and Lisa getting scared while watching "America's Most Armed and Dangerous".
Lucille Botzcowski (a.k.a. Ms. Botz)
Lucille comes in with a rope in her hands.
Bart and Lisa screaming upon seeing Lucille.
The shot of Lisa running to the kitchen was originally staged to have her undies exposed to the camera as she runs off, as seen in the early prototype version.
Lisa tries to call 1-800-U-SQUEAL.
Marge and Homer driving to the hotel.
Lucille searching for Bart.
Bart trying to knock Lucille out with a bowling ball.
Lisa making another attempt to call 1-800-U-SQUEAL.
Lucille trying to get Lisa.
Homer bringing Marge into the hotel room.
Marge jumps onto the bed, while Homer caresses his leg after hurting it.
Lucille tying up Bart and Lisa.
Lucille cuts the telephone wires and tape gags Bart, but not Lisa.
Maggie sleeping in her crib.
Lucille searching for money.
Bart has had it with The Happy Little Elves, so he pounds his head on the armrest.
"Maggie, wanna watch The Happy Little Elves again?"
Maggie coming onto the couch to untie Bart and Lisa.
Marge modeling one of her dresses from the bathroom.
Lucille is still searching for money, and Maggie comes upstairs, seeing Lucille.
Bart knocking out Lucille while sucking Maggie's pacifier.
Marge and Homer sleeping in the hotel.
Bart, Lisa and Maggie escaping through the window.
Lisa making a call to report Lucille.
Marge and Homer returning from the hotel.
Lucille is tied up watching "The Happy Little Elves"...
...when Homer and Marge come into the room.
Homer grabbing Lucille's bags.
Homer puts Lucille's bags in her car's trunk...
...and gives Lucille her pay.
Homer gets surrounded by many news vans and cop cars.
Homer thought that Bart did something evil to Lucille.
Homer answers to many news channels.
Homer is ashamed at the news reportage.