The Shinning is a horror novel written by Stephen King. It has been referenced many times in The Simpsons, most notably in Treehouse of Horror V. The most common motive is Heeeeere's ... (diminutive name of the character).

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References in the Simpsons

Episode Season Image Reference
Treehouse of Horror 2
The way how Homer holds an axe is similar to Jack Torrance with an axe
Brother From The Same Planet 4
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During the scene where Homer is trying to remember to pick up Bart from soccer practice, Milhouse writes "TRAB PU KCIP" ("Pick up Bart" backwards) on the wall and then says it, a reference to Danny Torrance writing and saying "REDRUM".
The Last Temptation of Homer 5
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