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‘South Park’ Is Now Available On HBO Max, Minus These Five Episodes (That Have Something In Common)

All 23 seasons of South Park are now available on HBO Max — minus five episodes. The absent episodes all feature depictions of the prophet Muhammad: season five’s “Super Best Friends” (Jesus and the Super Best Friends, including Muhammad, to stop David Blaine), season 10’s “Cartoon Wars Part I” and “Cartoon Wars Part II” (Cartman […]

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The ‘South Park’ Guys Are Thankful That Studio Ghibli’s Movies Are Finally Available On Streaming

An HBO Max subscription is worth it for the Studio Ghibli library alone. It’s the first time Hayao Miyazaki’s animated masterworks, like My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away, and Kiki’s Delivery Service, have been licensed to a streaming platform, making it that much easier for kids (and adults) to learn that Ponyo, the fishy in the […]

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Watching South Park at the End of the World

Writing about South Park, a silly cartoon, in the middle of an eminently predictable and yet entirely unanticipated global pandemic has an uncanny quality, like meeting a time traveler and realizing that he is you. If I could travel back in time now and meet myself circa, say, 2005, just a few years out of […]

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