Entertainment Review: South Park's Pandemic Special
Edibles Magazine|Edibles Magazine - Issue 64 - The Holidaze Issue
Back in November of 2018, we reviewed “Tegridy’ Farms” the 4th ep in season 22 of South Park. At the time, it was the most accurate representation of the professional cannabis industry we’d ever seen on television.
Patrick Ian Moore

In the last two years, the Tegridy Farms theme has continued to be an important new part of the town of South Park and it hits a new high in the new Pandemic Special. South Park has always made great holiday specials. The Spirit of Christmas short films, Jesus vs Frosty and Jesus vs Santa, were the very first incarnations of the show and the Woodland Critter Christmas from season 8 is among the most memorable episodes they ever had and was itself a parody of the “John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together” holiday special, but one where the critters participate in Satanic behavior like the possessed crew of the 1997 movie Event Horizon, which also inspired the episode. The creators of South Park clearly have a deep and meaningful understanding of not only the history of Holiday Specials on television but what they represent to the zeitgeist of pop culture.

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