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Stanley S. SquarePants
Season №: 5
Episode №: 100b
Airdate: November 23, 2007
Sister episode(s): "Banned in Bikini Bottom"
Guest(s): Christopher Guest as Stanley S. SquarePants
Writer(s): Luke Brookshier
Nate Cash
Eric Shaw
Supervising Producer: Paul Tibbitt
Storyboard: Luke Brookshier
Nate Cash
Animation: Andrew Overtoom
Creative: Vincent Waller
See all credits for this episode.
Previous: "Banned in Bikini Bottom"
Next: "House Fancy"
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"Stanley S. SquarePants" is a SpongeBob SquarePants episode from season five. In this episode, SpongeBob's cousin visits and causes trouble.



SpongeBob's cousin, Stanley, comes to visit. He brought a letter for SpongeBob from his Uncle Sherm. It states that Stanley cannot hold a job because he destroys everything he touches, hoping SpongeBob can deal with Stanley better. This turns out to be true, as Stanley messes up almost every single thing he touches (or in the case of the fridge, empties). This starts to bother SpongeBob. Stanley then gets a job at the Krusty Krab, but whenever he messes things up, SpongeBob willingly blames himself for Stanley's messes so Stanley can keep his job. But SpongeBob eventually can't take this any more, and SpongeBob tells Mr. Krabs about how he was constantly counterframing Stanley for his mishaps. But Mr. Krabs has an idea, and he tells Stanley to get a job at the Chum Bucket, with the purpose of destroying the Chum Bucket, and taking advantage of Stanley's troubles. Plankton hires Stanley, thinking that his fry cook skills would be as good as SpongeBob's, as Stanley is related to him by blood. But Stanley accidentally destroys the Chum Bucket, much to Krabs' delight.




 ) Associated production music
 ) Original music
 ) SpongeBob music

  Hula Festival - George Elliott [title card]
  Drama Link (d) - Hubert Clifford [SpongeBob screams]
  Hawaiian Sting 1 - Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield ["Cousin Stanley!"]
  Hawaiian Trax - Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Stanley breaks SpongeBob's TV]
  Dramatic Cue (d) - Ronald Hanmer ["There's two of them?!"]
  Chase Cue 1 - Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [Squidward moves out]
  From the Dead - Ronald Hanmer [Stanley accidentally rips Sandy's suit]
  ? - Nicolas Carr [Sandy floats up]
  Cartoon Sting 2 - Gerhard Narholz, Nicolas Carr, Barry Anthony [at Patrick's]
  Unease - Dick Stephen Walter ["Clear my mind... do nothing..."]
  Steel Licks (b) - Jeremy Wakefield ["You're not worthy of instruction in the immobile arts."]
  Hawaiian Sting 9 - Dick Stephen Walter ["I can't even do nothing right."]
  Colossus - Alan Hawkshaw ["Oh, gentle hat, symbol of employment..."]
  Steel Licks (d) - Jeremy Wakefield [Stanley crying]
  The Tip Top Polka/The Cliff Polka - Chelmsford Folk Band [at the Krusty Krab]
  Sailor's Sting 3 - Michael Bolger, Nicolas Carr ["He looks like you."]
  Drama Sting - Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [SpongeBob nervous]
  Fanfare (b) - David Farnon [Krabs hires Stanley]
  Steel Sting (d) - Jeremy Wakefield [Stanley at the cash register]
  Dramatic Cue (a) - Ronald Hanmer [register bursts into flames]
  Drama Link (b) - Hubert Clifford ["Money... BURNING?!"]
  Drama Link (g) - Hubert Clifford [Krabs jumps onto the money]
  Steel Licks (b) - Jeremy Wakefield [Krabs cries]
  Deadline - Sam Spence ["Customer off the port bow!"]
  The Achterhoek Dances - Jan Rap [Stanley takes a photo of himself with the customer]
  Jarabe Tapatio (a) - Gerhart Frei, Carlos Periguez [Stanley and customer wearing sombreros]
  Explorers 1 - Harry Bluestone [diving suits]
  Wedding March - Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Ed Wernov [bride and groom outfits]
  Steel Link (b) - Jeremy Wakefield ["I can't wait to get these developed."]
  Dramatic Cue (c) - Ronald Hanmer [SpongeBob serving customers]
  Keel Row - Brian Peters ["SpongeBob, what's the meaning of this?!"]
  Tympup B - Sammy Burdson, John Charles Fiddy [shot of bride and groom photo]
  Hawaiian Sting - Nicolas Carr [shot of bride and groom photo]
  Sailor's Sting 6 - Nicolas Carr, Robert Alexander White [SpongeBob tries to talk to Krabs]
  ? [Scottish Sandy]
  Rockin Hood - Nicolas Carr [teenage Squidward]
  Cartoon Sting 3 - Gerhard Narholz [Krabs' nephews]
  House of Horror - W. Merrick Farran [bent spatula]
  Drama Sting - Mike Sunderland, Otto Sieben ["My spatula... the thing I hold nearest and dearest to my heart."]
  Dramatic Impact 2 - Ivor Slaney ["NO, NO, NO!"]
  Hawaiian Link (b) - Richard Myhill ["He's right. I ruin everything I touch."]
  Harp Ding - Nicolas Carr [Krabs gets an idea]
  Hawaiian Sting 3 - Sage Guyton, Jeremy Wakefield [ending]



  • Even though there is a special guest, the opening credits last only eight seconds.
  • At some point in this episode, Harold appears wearing nothing but a sombrero.
  • This episode was set to premiere with "To Save a Squirrel" but aired with "Banned in Bikini Bottom" instead.
  • This is the second time the Chum Bucket explodes at the end, the first was in the episode Imitation Krabs. It will explode again later in the episode Evil Spatula .
  • Mr. Krabs is revealed to have three nephews in this episode. One of their parents is Mr. Krabs's sibling.
  • On Netflix, this episode is erroneously described as "Stanely S. SquarePants".
  • SpongeBob says "That's perfect! Patrick can do nothing better than anyone!" to Stanley because Patrick got an 'do nothing better than anyone' award in Big Pink Loser.
  • Both Sandy's and Squidward's relatives can be seen.
  • When Mr. Krabs yells at SpongeBob, he shrinks in size into his pants. His sleeves shrink in size with him, when they should stay the same.
  • The reading glasses SpongeBob wears are the same ones that he uses to go jellyfishing, and to page through the dictionary in Just One Bite.
  • In Germany, this episode calls "Stanley S. Schwammkopf" which means "Stanley S. Spongehead".
  • Sandy is shown to have a Scottish relative, possibly meaning that her relative lived in Scotland and Sandy lived in Texas, or the relative lived in Scotland before moving to Texas.
  • The title card is similar to "The Bully" and "Truth or Square".
  • Squidward's teenage-style family member is blond and turquoise as Squidward in the flashbacks of "The Original Fry Cook" was depicted with as Squidward's hair color.
  • When the letter is shown the words, "I'm FREE, FREE!!" can be seen at the bottom.
  • On a picture of SpongeBob serving a Krabby Patty to Nat Peterson, Nat is in brown and tan color.
  • This is the second time that there was a Scottish character. The first time was in Patty Hype.
  • This episode marks the season finale of season 5.
  • This is the third time "Uncle Sherm" was mentioned. The first was Krab Borg and the second was Pest of the West. He is only seen shoving a watermelon up his nose in Pest of the West . That was the only time he is seen.
  • Stanley also appeared in SpongeBob Squiggle in SketchBob where the player have to make Stanley gives food to Jellyfishes in each round.
  • When Mr. Krabs rolls around on the money it isn't on fire but part of him and his clothes turn black.
  • This is the final episode that premiered in 2007.
  • This episode and Banned In Bikini Bottom are the first to be rated TV-Y7 making the rest before the TV-Y rating.
  • This was the last episode on Netflix.

Cultural References

  • Stanley SquarePants is a possible parody to Stanley Yelnats IV in the book (later a movie) Holes.
  • Mr. Krabs Nephews are a parody of Donald Duck's nephews, Hewy, Dewy and Louie, and the fact that they solve mysterious things, a parody of their role in the show DuckTales.
  • When Stanley changes the channels on the television, a parody of Rocky and Bullwinkle appears.


  • When SpongeBob serves the tired customers it said "Help Wanted" in the south east corner.
  • In the scene where Stanley destroys SpongeBob's refrigerator, a brown liquid is thrown on SpongeBob's face. In the next scene when Stanley destroys SpongeBob's toilet, the brown liquid is gone.
  • When Stanley is crying, SpongeBob looks at his watch. In the next shot it's gone. (the camera even zooms in on SpongeBob hand to guarantee it's gone)
  • In the scene where Stanley questioned SpongeBob if he works at the Krusty Krab, if you look closely, you can see the pictures moved after SpongeBob explained the pictures.
  • When Sandy's relative from Scotland speaks, he or she is blowing on a pipe, and a bubble comes out and it comes out of his or her helmet and pops. That is impossible unless there is a door where the bubble can leave from, otherwise, it went right through the glass.

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