Category: South Park

  • South Park: Show tackles labor shortage and rising construction costs

    South Park: Show tackles labor shortage and rising construction costs

    We got a new South Park this week, and the topical, decades long, animation staple handled another issue that is effecting all of us in some way. The labor shortage, and the cost of doing business. It all started with Butters getting a job at an ice cream shop. When Cartman gets jealous of the…

  • South Park: St. Patrick’s Day at Farty O’Cool’s

    South Park: St. Patrick’s Day at Farty O’Cool’s

    South Park was back this week, and they tackled St. Patrick’s Day this year. More specifically the “Cultural Appropriation” taking place on the holiday (their language, not mine). And even more specifically, Butters as a sexual predator, and Randy with super Leprechaun powers. The problems started when Butters went to school and couldn’t help himself…

  • South Park: ChatGPT outing also puts texting reluctant guys on blast

    South Park: ChatGPT outing also puts texting reluctant guys on blast

    It doesn’t happen often, but occasionally South Park will have some unintended casualties in their topical and often controversial episodes. That happened this week. And I was in the group of those spotlighted. The show was meant to be a cautionary on ChatGPT, the latest advancement in open ended artificial intelligence. Our story begins with…

  • South Park: Show takes on Airsoft and teenaged angst

    South Park: Show takes on Airsoft and teenaged angst

    South Park was back tonight, and of all the hobbies, games, and movies they’ve tackled over the last 25 years, we’ve never gotten an airsoft episode. And many of us current or former players would love to see this happen. And tonight we did. Kyle came home absolutely stoked over discovering airsoft and begged his…

  • It was actually South Park who brought attention to the overexposure of Britney Spears

    It was actually South Park who brought attention to the overexposure of Britney Spears

    As the nation continues to watch “The Framing Of Britney Spears”, many fans are asking themselves in hindsight “How could we let this happen?” and “Why didn’t we do anything?”. Those are fair questions. While celebrity obsession is still a thing in today’s society, with so many outlets and products out there, it’s not nearly…