‘The Simpsons’ couch roars into action, embraces ’80s in ‘La-Z Rider’ intro

Posted at 2:37 PM, Jan 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-09 16:42:04-05

The Simpsons have been making America laugh for a long time, and the show generally opens with the family of four on the familiar couch. But that functional furniture found new life in a recent sketch, which pumps up the volume and embraces everything from “Miami Vice” to “Knight Rider” look as Homer, The Couch, Flanders and other favorites navigate several over-the-top action set pieces.