’90s Children Rejoice! PBS Is Re-Releasing The Banned ‘Magic Faculty Bus’ Episode The place The Class Shrinks Down And Tails Ms. Frizzle’s Boyfriend To Discover Out If He’s Dishonest On Her
If you grew up in the 90s you have definitely seen A LOT The magical school bus. There is one infamous episode, however, that you probably haven’t seen, but be excited because it looks like this is about to change: PBS is releasing the banned episode again Magic school bus Episode where the class is shrinking and chasing after Ms. Frizzle’s boyfriend to see if he’s cheating on her!
The controversial episode, titled “The Magic School Bus Reveals Mike’s Lies,” first aired in 1995 and immediately drew the wrath of thousands of parents who complained that it was dealing with inappropriate subjects and had nothing to do with science . The episode started with a bang when Ms. Frizzle in sweatpants and a wine-stained tank top stormed into the classroom, drove all of her students onto the Magic School Bus, and pulled a lever that shrunk the whole thing to a microscopic class that it was time for ” to get a lesson in what comes to you. ” When Arnold yelled “Oh God, is this another field trip?” Ms. Frizzle just nodded and stepped on the accelerator as she blew up the microscopic bus across town to her boyfriend’s skyscraper, where she instructed the children to look out for “a bald loser who thinks he’s hot even though he’s 35 is and still work at Circuit City. “
Now that PBS is finally adding the censored episode to their streaming app, kids from the ’90s can watch the microscopic school bus gang secretly follow Ms. Frizzle’s friend Mike from his seat to the drugstore on the block, where Ms. Frizzle is checking out Phoebe and Carlos if he’ll buy condoms, and lets Keesha and Dorothy Ann climb on his jacket to sniff for unfamiliar perfume. head Magic school bus Fans will be pleased that the forbidden episode still has the scandalous line where Keesha asks, “Wait, Ms. Frizzle, shouldn’t we be doing a science experiment?” and Ms. Frizzle replies: “No. I don’t care about science right now. Shut up or I’ll give you a bad grade. “The episode is also the only one in which Ms. Frizzle refuses to fire her students at the end of the school day, instead forcing her to stay long after school to spy on Mike while he bounces around town buying drinks several various women whose children are later ordered to compile “revenge dossiers” in their laboratory books instead of their normal homework.
In the last shot of the episode, Keesha shrugs and says, “Well, it’s never a normal excursion with the frizz!” while Carlos excitedly points through the front window of a bar at Ms. Frizzle’s friend, who is walking with an unidentified blonde woman, and tells Ms. Frizzle to quietly mumble “that motherfucker” and pull a long puff out of a bottle before going into it wrong direction down a one-way street.
Whoa! Sounds exciting!
It would have been great to have seen this in class in the 90s, but at least now we’ll finally get the chance to see it. We can’t wait to find out how Ms. Frizzle deals with her dead, philandering partner!