When Duffman undergoes hip replacement surgery and retires, the company sets up a reality show competition to find his replacement. Homer wins the competition, and because the job requires him to stay sober, he learns that beer isn't as necessary as he thought to have a good time. 
 
Guest stars: Cat Deeley as herself, R. Lee Ermey as Col. Leslie Hapablap and Stacy Keach as Howard K. Duff VIII

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America's Next Top Model

This Television Series is referred to by Waiting for Duffman part of The Simpsons Season 26
Homer is declared the runner up in the Duffman contest, which is referred to as "America's Next Top Duffman".
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Game of Thrones

This Television Series is referred to by Waiting for Duffman part of The Simpsons Season 26
The scene where Homer swears in as Duff-Man is a parody of Game of Thrones
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So You Think You Can Dance

This Television Series is referred to by Waiting for Duffman part of The Simpsons Season 26
The Duffman contest is called "So You Think You Can Duff", a parody of the television show title 'So You Think You Can Dance'.
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Daft Punk

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Der Zip Zorp is a parody of Daft Punk
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Waiting for Guffman

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This Movie is parodied by Waiting for Duffman part of The Simpsons Season 26
The title of this episode is a parody of the 1997 film title, 'Waiting for Guffman'.
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The Simpsons Season 26

# Title Air Date
The Simpsons
26:1 Clown in the Dumps Sep 28, 2014
26:2 The Wreck of the Relationship Oct 5, 2014
26:3 Super Franchise Me Oct 12, 2014
26:4 Treehouse of Horror XXV Oct 19, 2014
26:5 Opposites A-Frack Nov 2, 2014
26:6 Simpsorama Nov 9, 2014
26:7 Blazed and Confused Nov 16, 2014
26:8 Covercraft Nov 23, 2014
26:9 I Won't Be Home for Christmas Dec 7, 2014
26:10 The Man Who Came to Be Dinner Jan 4, 2015
26:11 Bart's New Friend Jan 11, 2015
26:12 The Musk Who Fell to Earth Jan 25, 2015
26:13 Walking Big & Tall Feb 8, 2015
26:14 My Fare Lady Feb 15, 2015
26:15 The Princess Guide Mar 1, 2015
26:16 Sky Police Mar 8, 2015
26:17 Waiting for Duffman Mar 15, 2015
26:18 Peeping Mom Apr 19, 2015
26:19 The Kids Are All Fight Apr 26, 2015
26:20 Let's Go Fly a Coot May 3, 2015
26:21 Bull-E May 10, 2015
26:22 Mathlete's Feat May 17, 2015

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