Bullett Media called it: this is, indeed, bizarre and brilliant, a must-see Simpsons intro. It’s pretty rad that a) The Simpsons-still going after all these years! and b) still keeping it hilarious and occasionally bizarre after all these years!
The intro was directed by Don Hertzfeldt of Bitter Films. Behold:
It’s like a cross between The Simpsons and the beloved Fruity Oaty Bar commercial from Serenity (trigger warning for those whose brains have been mangled by the Alliance!):
Which brings us to a timely IMPORTANT GEEK HISTORY NOTE! Serenity was released in theaters on this day in 2005. Mirandaaaaaa…