Have no fears, they’ve got stories for years. With season 27 of the arguably running-for-too-long The Simpsons swinging towards the airwaves, the crew has the unenviable task of coming up with new stories for the people of Springfield, having to somehow manage to avoid any major crossover with the 574 stories already told.
“In the premiere, it’s discovered after all the years Homer has narcolepsy and it’s an incredible strain on the marriage. Homer and Marge legally separate, and Homer falls in love with his pharmacist, who’s voiced by Lena Dunham.”
Homer? Marge? The integral parental relationship that the lives of the show’s core children hang their lives on? Splitting due to insurmountable emotional duress?