Why The Simpsons Fans Think Bart Might Be Secretly Smarter Than Lisa

By: The Trend Wire

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On the Emmy-winning television show "The Simpsons," it has long been believed that Lisa Simpson (voiced by Yeardley Smith) is the most brilliant character. 

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However, some fans now believe that her troublemaking brother Bart Simpson (Nancy Cartwright) may be smarter.

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On the highly regarded series, Bart is infamous for a variety of behaviours, including skateboarding, graffitied "El Barto" signs

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prank phone calls to Moe Szyslak (Hank Azaria), and overall exhibiting a consistent lack of respect for authority. 

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The disobedient fourth-grader repeatedly writes on the chalkboard while in detention and isn't hesitant to tell anyone to eat his shorts

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He has all the characteristics of a young mischief-maker who is unfit for school. He struggles in school, and his sister is continuously portrayed as the complete antithesis of him

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with a long list of academic successes under her belt and the admission to the Springfield Mensa chapter.

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But sometimes appearances are deceptive, and things are not always what they seem. Many of the characters in "The Simpsons" are the subject of various intriguing ideas

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all of which are equally shocking as one another. It's intriguing and perfectly reasonable for fans to think that Bart may be smarter than Lisa.