This is pretty dang slick. Groening did a mockup of the Simpsons and Futurama crew using an anime style:
and Bongo Comics has hired Goening to work on a series of comic books using the style. Also 20th Century Fox has contacted Groening for more work on the Futurama series as well, slick!
Update #1: I suck… I totally read the story too fast, please see Marc’s comment below about what the real story was.