I Just Think They’re Neat


What does I Just Think They’re Neat mean?

I just think they’re neat, also referred to as Marge’s Neat Potato is a phrase Marge drops in The Simpsons, while trying to convince Bart to take a potato to the show and tell at school.

The screenshot of the scene can be captioned or photoshop edited into an object labeling meme by people, to show others the things they like.

I just think they’re neat!


What's the origin of I Just Think They’re Neat?

“I just think they’re neat” can be heard in the season 5, episode 19 chapter of The Simpsons, titled Sweet Seymour Skinner’s Baadasssss Song.

It is the 100th episode of the series and had aired on April 28th, 1994.

In the episode, Bart is dissuaded from bringing his home videos to the show and tell in school and is instead proposed a potato, by Marge, who supported her idea by saying “I just think they’re neat”.

Spread & Usage

How did I Just Think They’re Neat spread?

The scene was uploaded to YouTube by sitsitsitonyou on December 26th, 2010.

Later, the screenshot of Marge holding a potato spread on Reddit and was captioned and uploaded to Tumblr by user simpsonscreencaps on June 10th, 2013.

By 2017 “I just think they’re neat” had turned into an object labeling meme format, most prevalent on Reddit.

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