Bart the General
|"Bart the General"|
|The Simpsons episode|
|Episode no.||Season 1|
|Directed by||David Silverman|
|Written by||John Swartzwelder|
|Original air date||February 4, 1990|
"Bart the General" is the fifth full length episode of the first season of The Simpsons, which was first shown on the Fox network on February 4, 1990. In this episode, Bart deals with his troubles with the school bully, Nelson Muntz. Bart chooses to go to war with Nelson using the neighborhood kids as his own army. The episode was written by John Swartzwelder and directed by David Silverman.