But now you can join the ranks of Simpsons joke writers by making a couch gag of your very own. It's a little odd no one ever thought of this sooner, but now The Simpsons is requesting its fans to write a couch gag they'd like to see on the show.
You have to make it under 100 words, and you can submit it here. What does a hundred words look like? Well, it's about as long as the first two paragraphs of this post, so not a lot of time to get your ideas across.