The Simpsons: Prohibition in Springfield
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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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  1. what is Prohibition?
  2. How do Moe and his patrons react to Prohibition?

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