The Simpson Family is in a financial disaster and it breaks Homer's heart that he can't take care of his family. So he puts all of his mental power into solving the problem. It takes days of thinking but then all of a sudden he has a eureka moment! Homer and Bart travel to the old Simpson farm where Homer abandons Bart by throwing him down a well where no one will find him. He then drives away happily. It turns out that his breakthrough idea was abandoning Bart, one less mouth to feed means more money for the rest of the family.