It's the premier of The Simpsons' seventeenth season...in September!!!. "Bonfire of the Manatees", written by Dan Greaney, airs tonight at 8:00 PM Central. The episode's plot is as follows:
Marge, outraged after discovering Homer allowed Fat Tony (Joe Mantegna) to shoot an a "gentlemen's" film in their living room in compensation for his football gambling debt, flees, leaving Homer with the kids. While on her journey of self-discovery, Marge befriends Caleb Thorn (Alec Baldwin), an attractive marine biologist on a quest to save not only the endangered manatee, but Marge from a husband who doesn't seem to appreciate her.