Category Archives: South Park

South Park: “Hummels & Heroin” Season 21 Episode 5 Review

What is this episode of South Park even about? Is it a riff on the rampant heroin problems in suburbia? Is it criticizing people who put their parents in nursing homes? “Hummels & Heroin”

South Park: “Franchise Prequel” Season 21 Episode 4 Review

Hidden deep within “Franchise Prequel” is a simplistic, but nonetheless reasonably effective commentary on the whole “fake news” conundrum and its relation with Facebook. But you have to really look for it,

South Park: “Holiday Special” Season 21 Episode 3 Review

“Holiday Special” is the rare tough episode to read of South Park. On one hand, there are definitely clear socio-political overtones present throughout. On the other, Randy’s handling of them is really overblown

South Park: “Put It Down” Season 21 Episode 2 Review

“Why does he keep making things worse?!” Tweek’s pleas with President Trump/Garrison’s tweets regarding North Korea echo a lot of us right now, but it’s notable that it’s Tweek doing the freaking

South Park: “White People Renovating Houses” Season 21 Premiere Review

South Park always has and hopefully always will strive to resemble America at its most average. Extraordinary things happen in this town, but things always revert back to the way they were. For

2017 Fall TV Preview

As summer movie season ends, fall TV begins, and they are the equivalent of each other in terms of blockbuster rollout. Television blockbusters naturally look a lot different, but this fall is

South Park: “The End of Serialization as We Know It” Season 20 Finale Review

“The End of Serialization as We Know It” makes a good argument for South Park to live up to this episode title. After season 18’s abandoned continuity and the rush of success that came

South Park: “Not Funny” Season 20 Episode 9 Review

There’s truth in comedy. There’s always been truth in South Park. But what about when our truth is horrifying? Look, the likelihood of a major foreign crisis beguiling the nation to the brink

South Park: “Members Only” Season 20 Episode 8 Review

In the most ironic way, South Park might’ve gotten the short end of the stick in reacting to the election. As the first scripted series to really get a chance to have its say,

South Park: “Oh, Jeez” Season 20 Episode 7 Review

On a technical level, “Oh, Jeez” is incredibly impressive. South Park‘s previous election episodes, airing just 24 hours after the results, had just a couple scenes, or even just one, that actually referred