SpongeBob SquarePants

  • 1999
  • TV Show
  • TV-Y

A chipper sea sponge and his nautical neighbors make waves in the deep-sea city of Bikini Bottom in this clever and playful kiddie cartoon aimed at preschoolers. SpongeBob's acquaintances include goofy starfish Patrick, cheerful squirrel Sandy Cheeks (who lives in an air bubble) and grouchy Squidward.

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Tue May 23 3:00pm
Selling Out; Funny Pants NIK

Mr. Krabs takes an early retirement and sells the Krusty Krab to a fast-food conglomerate. But boredom soon sets in and Krabs finds himself back at his old restaurant looking for a job. Later, it's the saddest day of SpongeBob's life when he refrains from (more…)

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Tue May 23 3:30pm
Fools in April; Neptune's Spatula NIK

The Bikini Bottom gang celebrates April Fool's Day; SpongeBob participates in a cook-off at the Fry Cook Hall of Fame. Voices include Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass and Bill Fagerbakke.

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Tue May 23 4:00pm
Wet Painters; Krusty Krab Training Video NIK

Mr. Krabs puts SpongeBob and Patrick to work painting his living room with a strict warning not to make a mess. Later, a training video for employees of the Krusty Krab includes instructions for how to make a Krabby Patty.

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Tue May 23 4:30pm
The Masterpiece; Whelk Attack NIK

A statue of Mr. Krabs is erected by Squidward; Bikini Bottom gets invaded by large sea whelks.

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Wed May 24 7:00am
New Digs; Krabs a la Mode NIK

SpongeBob moves into the Krusty Krab so he won't be late to work; the Krusty Krab becomes an ice rink after Plankton turns down the thermostat.

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Wed May 24 7:30am
20,000 Patties Under the Sea; The Battle of Bikini Bottom NIK

A mobile Krusty Krab made from an old submarine inspires Plankton to build a traveling Chum Bucket, resulting in an undersea battle between the rivals. Also: SpongeBob and Patrick clash over cleanliness.

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Wed May 24 8:00am
Jellyfishing; Plankton NIK

SpongeBob and Patrick take Squidward, who is recovering from a bike accident, on a jellyfishing trip; and SpongeBob's mind is taken over by Plankton, Mr. Krabs' business rival. Voices include Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke, Clancy Brown.

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Wed May 24 3:00pm
SpongeBob Meets the Strangler; Pranks a Lot NIK

SpongeBob is menaced by the Tattletale Strangler, but his nonstop lifestyle wears the villain out; SpongeBob and Patrick invest in some “invisible spray” at the local prank shop, and to their surprise, it really works.

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Wed May 24 3:30pm
Procrastination; I'm With Stupid NIK

A wacky dream provides SpongeBob with the inspiration for his boating-school essay. Later, he plays dumb to impress Patrick's parents.

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Wed May 24 4:00pm
The Chaperone; Employee of the Month NIK

SpongeBob accompanies Mr. Krabs' daughter to the prom; Squidward attempts to win the employee-of-the-month competition. Voices include Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Clancy Brown.

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Wed May 24 4:30pm
The Slumber Party; Grooming Gary NIK

Pearl sends Mr. Krabs out of the house as she prepares for her slumber party, so Mr. Krabs has SpongeBob spy on her; Gary is reluctant to get a makeover when SpongeBob enters him in a pet show.

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Thu May 25 7:00am
Buried in Time; Enchanted Tiki Dreams NIK

SpongeBob and his pals get trapped in a time capsule; Squidward gets to live in the world of his dreams thanks to SpongeBob and Patrick.

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Thu May 25 7:30am
Chum Bucket Supreme; Single Cell Anniversary NIK

Plankton turns to Patrick for help in creating a dumb slogan; Plankton searches for an anniversary gift for Karen, and he gets some help from SpongeBob.

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Thu May 25 8:00am
Drive Thru; The Hot Shot NIK

Mr. Krabs finds a creative use for a hole in the wall of his restaurant: He transforms it into a drive-through window; SpongeBob gets driving lessons from the son of a legendary race-car driver.

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Thu May 25 3:00pm
Pets or Pests; Toy Store of Doom NIK

SpongeBob adopts a worm who has babies overnight, causing SpongeBob to have to find more adoptive families; SpongeBob and Patrick have fun in a new toy store, until they accidentally get locked in.

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Thu May 25 3:30pm
Blackened Sponge; Mermaid Man vs. Sponge NIK

SpongeBob makes up a story to explain his black eye, but his fictitious villain turns out to be real, and he isn't happy about the tale. Later, SpongeBob battles the brainwashed Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy, who are under Plankton's control.

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Thu May 25 4:00pm
The Splinter; Slide Whistle Stooges NIK

SpongeBob tries to remove a splinter before Mr. Krabs finds out about it and sends him home early from work; SpongeBob and Patrick play with slide whistles, and Squidward objects at first, but then joins in on the fun.

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Thu May 25 4:30pm
Shuffleboarding; Professor Squidward NIK

SpongeBob and Patrick offer to do a favor for Mermaidman and Barnacleboy, but instead they try to fight crime; Squidward is mistaken for his rival, Squilliam Fancyson, and he plays along, since the mix-up allows him to teach at an elite music school.

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Fri May 26 7:00am
Squid on Strike; Sandy, SpongeBob and the Worm NIK

Squidward coerces SpongeBob to walk off the job and go on strike against Mr. Krabs; Sandy bullies SpongeBob into fighting a giant worm.

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Fri May 26 7:30am
Chimps Ahoy; Ghost Host NIK

Sandy may have to leave Bikini Bottom if her chimpanzee benefactors cut off her funding; the Flying Dutchman haunts SpongeBob, who becomes increasingly difficult to scare.

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Fri May 26 8:00am
Pressure; The Smoking Peanut NIK

The pressure is on as Sandy and SpongeBob compete in a series of extreme underwater activities with the population of Bikini Bottom cheering them on. Later, SpongeBob covers up the fact that he caused emotional harm to an oyster at the zoo. Patrick: Bill F (more…)

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Fri May 26 3:00pm
Fear of a Krabby Patty; Shell of a Man NIK

The Krusty Krab now offers 24-hour service, which SpongeBob thinks is a dream come true until he succumbs to being overworked and develops a Krabby Patty phobia. Later, Mr. Krabs is embarrassed to attend a reunion of his manly Navy buddies because he's “ (more…)

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Fri May 26 3:30pm
The Algae's Always Greener; SpongeGuard on Duty NIK

Plankton takes a walk in the shoes of Mr. Krabs; SpongeBob volunteers to be a lifeguard, despite the fact that he can't swim.

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Fri May 26 4:00pm
The Great Snail Race; Mid-life Crustacean NIK

SpongeBob enters Gary in a race against Squidward's purebred snail named Snelle; Mr. Krabs takes part in a boys' night out to feel young again.

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  • Premiered: July 17, 1999
  • Rating: TV-Y
  • Premise: A chipper sea sponge and his nautical neighbors make waves in the deep-sea city of Bikini Bottom in this clever and playful kiddie cartoon aimed at preschoolers. SpongeBob's acquaintances include goofy starfish Patrick, cheerful squirrel Sandy Cheeks (who… (more)

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