Story Pitch: ‘Sweet Seymour Skinner’s Baadasssss Song’


Below is the original story pitch for “Sweet Seymour Skinner’s Baadasssss Song”, by Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein. This was the 18th episode of the fifth season and the 100th episode overall of The Simpsons.

This document is a part of The Lost Jokes and Story Arcs of “Sweet Seymour Skinner’s Baadasssss Song”, a feature that has co-writer Bill Oakley running through the writing process for this episode and all of the jokes and story arcs that had to be cut. He also goes over the general writing process The Simpsons from seasons 3-9 and where the story pitch fits into it.

Also be sure to check out the Outline and First Draft Script for this episode.