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Watch: ‘The Simpsons’ Gets Truly Surreal in Don Hertzfeldt’s Couch Gag

Watch: 'The Simpsons' Gets Truly Surreal in Don Hertzfeldt's Couch Gag

Last night, for the season premiere, Oscar-nominated animator Don Hurtzfeldt took the classic couch gag to a whole new level, bringing audiences to the 800th season of the show.

Known for his stick figure viral short animation "Rejected," Hurtzfeldt twists, tweaks, and reconstructs America’s favorite family into almost unrecognizable forms to match the absurd, frank and contagious humor that so captivates his fans. Check it out below. 

READ MORE: ‘The Simpsons’ on FXX Live Blog: Day 1 of the 12-Day Marathon

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