Ten TV Comedy Myths Put to Rest (Hopefully)
Who doesn’t like to collect neat little bits of trivia about their favorite TV shows? People with more important things to do, probably, but this isn’t about them. Hell, if you’ve got the time, why not obsess over the stuff that interests you? You never know when you might end up o... [Read More]
Season 21 of ‘South Park’ Bounces Back After a Rocky Start
At the halfway point of South Park’s 21st season, my reaction was a bit mixed. On one hand, they gave us a brilliant look at the opioid epidemic with “Hummels and Heroin,” and Tweek’s fear of Garrison/Trump in “Put It Down” cleverly reflected the existen... [Read More]
‘Saturday Night Live’ and ‘South Park’ Are Haunted by Their Pasts in the Trump Era
It’s been almost two years since Donald Trump hosted Saturday Night Live, but the shock of Lorne Michaels actually inviting him still hasn’t worn off. Yes, he had hosted in 2004 back when he seemed to be a mostly harmless reality TV blowhard, but this was after he called Mexicans rapists... [Read More]
‘Saturday Night Live’ and ‘South Park’ Are Haunted by Their Pasts in the Trump Era
It’s been almost two years since Donald Trump hosted Saturday Night Live, but the shock of Lorne Michaels actually inviting him still hasn’t worn off. Yes, he had hosted in 2004 back when he seemed to be a mostly harmless reality TV blowhard, but this was after he called Mexicans rapists... [Read More]
Watch a Sneak Peek from ‘South Park’s Season 21 Premiere “White People Renovating Houses”
Over the summer, Trey Parker revealed that the upcoming season of South Park would focus less on Trump and politics and more on storylines about the kids of South Park, but if this sneak peek from Wednesday’s premiere is any indication, that doesn’t mean the show will avoid tho... [Read More]
Run thorough a pop culture montage in the season 21 trailer for “South Park”
The last few seasons of South Park have shown us an episodic take to its seasons, with one episode laying… MORE Run thorough a pop culture montage in the season 21 trailer for “South Park” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Run thorough a pop culture montage in the season 21 trailer for “South Park”
The last few seasons of South Park have shown us an episodic take to its seasons, with one episode laying… MORE Run thorough a pop culture montage in the season 21 trailer for “South Park” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s South Park marathon 2017 to feature 254 episodes
Are South Park marathons now Olympic events? The long-running satirical animated series livestreamed all of its then-234 episodes back-to-back in 2013 to celebrate the start of its 17th season on Comedy Central. Now Comedy Central is getting into the act for 2017! From the press release: 254 episode... [Read More]
Comedy Central Will Air an Eight-Day ‘South Park’ Marathon Next Month
Comedy Central has a big South Park marathon planned next month that will lead up to its season 21 premiere. The network announced today that the eight-day South Park marathon will kick off Wednesday, September 6th and air 254 episodes for 127 hours, pausing along the way only for new episodes ... [Read More]
The Five Stages of ‘South Park’
This Sunday marks the 20th anniversary of the first episode of South Park. In the time since then, the animated comedy about four foul-mouthed boys from Colorado has been a consistent presence in the public conscience, evolving from a show that drew audiences due to its shock humor to one of the mos... [Read More]