The Simpsons: Prohibition in Springfield
00:00:00 - 00:03:03
History → American History → Prohibition
Social Studies → United States Constitution → 18th Amendment
American History → Prohibition → Speakeasy
The town of Springfield starts enforcing prohibition after recent events involving alcohol are deemed poor examples for the children. Moe establishes a speakeasy under the moniker of a pet shop to circumvent law.
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- 00:39 - 00:40
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