The Simpsons lose electricity during a winter storm, and Bart learns about the appliances he cannot use since they're powered by electricity. Bart turns to static electricity for an unsatisfying solution.
Peter Griffin is enamored by his new, warm, and furry pajama suit. When Lois tells him he needs to get rid of it, he begrudgingly drags his feet on the carpet and unintentionally shocks Chris. When he shocks Chris, Brian informs him that he has created a static shock.