16x06 Midnight Rx
First Aired: Jan. 16, 2005 on FOX
Summary: When Mr. Burns terminates the employee prescription drug program, the citizens of Springfield are no longer able to afford their very expensive, yet much needed prescription drugs. In order to keep the town medicated, Homer, Grampa, Apu, and Flanders go to Canada and buy the town’s drugs…
Main Characters in this Episode
- Once again, Mr. Burns is used to parody Howard Hughes. In "$pringfield," he developed obsessive compulsive disorder and had a model plane called the "Spruce Moose." In this episode, he actually flies a giant wooden plane, called the "Plywood Pelican."