26. Up the Down Steroid (Season 8, Episode 03) Rocky Balboa has Aids. One can really enjoy South Park when they combine semi-dramatic storytelling with great comedy in a neatly structured storyline. In this case the “drama” comes from Jimmy’s main plot, which has enough seriousness to contrast the Cartman B-story, while still employing just […]Read more "Best of South Park – 26 – Up the Down Steroid"
18. Asspen (Season 6, Episode 02) You’ve been Hitler’d. When South Park parodies the 80s they’re in top form, probably because creators Parker and Stone grew up in that decade, and this episode is quintessential. All the major points are spot on and work coherently together: the tone of the theme song, the insane characters […]Read more "Best of South Park – 18 – Asspen"
4. Fat Butt and Pancake Head (Season 7, Episode 05) Celebrities go down hard in South Park, and the already tired “pop-diva” persona of the time was ripe for picking. In addition, the reality that pop stars of this type are as good as hand puppets hits home neatly. The real star of the episode […]Read more "Best of South Park – 04 – Fat Butt and Pancake Head"