Has South Park Gotten Worse Over the Years?Has South Park Gotten Worse Over the Years? by NickelParkLavigne
It’s no secret to anybody who casually knows about South Park that it has been a controversial series since the day it first premiered. Pretty much every episode features a diverse set of opinions. There is a more prominent opinion being featured anytime a new season is running. A number of current fans and former fans have been stating complaints over the most recent season being terrible, stating that the show is suffering through “seasonal rot”. Seasonal rot is a term to describe a series getting progressively worse over time.
I’ve only given a real review for one of the 240+ episodes in the show, and I still plan to get to those within time, but I’ve decided to briefly go over all of the seasons here in addition to giving a comparison to a couple of other shows that have suffered seasonal rot and breaking down some of the complaints from those who consider the show has “jumped the shark”.
Let’s take a look at how South Park has origin
Reviews: South Park - 0101Reviews: South Park - 0101 by NickelParkLavigne
SERIES: South Park
EPISODE: 0101 – Cartman Gets an Anal Probe
DIRECTED BY: Trey Parker
WRITTEN BY: Trey Parker & Matt Stone
ORIGINAL AIR DATE: August 13th, 1997
Watch the episode here.
So here are how these reviews are going to be done. I’ll start off by giving a general description of the plotline and then give my final thoughts in addition to a ten star-rated system. So here we go.
We start this episode off with our heroes waiting at the bus stop for school. Kyle’s (boy in green Ushanka) little brother Ike wants to go with them. He then uses a trick called “Kick the Baby” to get him to leave. Cartman (fat boy in red coat) brings up a dream of aliens kidnapping him. The others, however say that it wasn’t a dream and the aliens (Visitors) are real.
Chef, the school cafeteria chef (obviously), comes up
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10 More Unpopular Opinions1. I'm sick of people comparing bad writers (especially post-movie SpongeBob writers) to Satan or Hitler and I think people wanting them to either get fired or killed is too harsh. They are just writing bad stories, geez. It's not like they rob, kill, harrass or rape real people or they support animal abuse, terroists, rapers, murders, stanists or blah blah blah blah. If you don't want to see their old or new works, just change the channel to something else.spongebobdrwhofan
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4. I actually thought Brian realizing his mistake in Brian'
My Top 20 Favorite Christmas Songs:iconsnakelaplz:Porcelain-Requiem
It's Gaudete Sunday!
Yes, in Church tradition, today is the Sunday of Joy. Yes, I know it's technically Saturday... but the Church follows the Jewish tradition wherein the following day begins at sundown.
And so, following my Least Favorite Christmas Songs list... I decided to make a new list.
Here are my Top 20 Favorite Christmas Songs!
Yes, I had to make it a Top 20, because I love so many Christmas Songs... some are sung, some are instrumental, but they all have a beauty to them that's timeless. One thing's for sure though, many of these songs will be religious themed, because that's what Christmas is all about for Pete's sake! I won't talk about the songs too much like I did with the other list, but I think most of these songs speak for themselves. Anyhoo... enjoy!
#20 - Old Toy Trains http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-I2KeRtvJ-A
This song is one of the few country tunes I just adore. It's a simple and sweet song with a lulling melody. My first me
South Park tackled the Trans/Cis Gender issue.And took several stabs at the (at least I assume that) Tumblr people. To quote Shao Kahn:PandaSennin
:iconshaokahnplz::iconsaysplz: IT WAS GLORIOUS!
Seriously though, great fucking episode. And there at season 18! Simpsons went down, FG went down (really quickly I might add, Futurama was close but got canceled but SP just keeps giving me the same good quality. Good job Matt and Trey!
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Number 12: Genie Plot
One that doesn't have the third wish be "I wish I'd never met you" (with a few exceptions, like one of the Fairly OddParents TV movies, the one with Norm), which is odd because this doesn't really apply to shows like Fairly Odd Parents where reality is bended at will. The basic gist of this plot is that a normal character suddenly gets the ability to get whatever they wan
South ParkYou know, I've talked about The Simpsons and Family Guy recently, but I never came across talking about this show yet. This is interesting since, I recently watched the episode "Cartoon Wars", which is one of my favorite episodes. It jabs on Family Guy quite accurately, and the plot was very interesting. Also, Cartman makes a pretty good point: Despite the show also having off-color humor at times, South Park is not entirely like Family Guy. And to be honest, I'm a big fan, and I enjoy South Park quite more. But the question is, why?ScoBionicle99
There are a lot of reasons. To put it short, I'm a fan of satire, and what South Park tends to pull off in episodes are pretty humorous in each episode. Aside from being topical, I also enjoy the random adventures that the main 4 children have in several episodes. Also, the writing can be clever. What can turn people away from South Park, is how offensive an
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