I have been discussing this year’s Presidential elections and been trying to work out which candidate is this year’s Giant Douche and which is the Turd Sandwich.
That argument has now been settled…by South Park, who invented the terms:
Leave it to South Park to make fun of nostalgia while flagrantly indulging in self-referential memories of its own.
Comedy Central’s animated mainstay hit a big milestone Wednesday night, kicking off its 20th season, fortuitously enough, during an election year. Creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s prankishly prescient approach to political satire has produced some of the show’s most memorable episodes in the past—and one of those episodes, Season 8’s “Douche and Turd,” just got an encore.
As in Season 19, Mr. Garrison served as a Donald Trump proxy in the season premiere—although it looks like he got a little spray tan in between seasons. Hillary Clinton, who also made a brief appearance last season, returned this season sporting a new blue suit. However, this episode introduced a new nickname for her: Turd Sandwich. And Garrison’s new moniker? Giant Douche. Read more »