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References to Popular Culture

  • Stan's video, "Make Bullying Kill Itself", is a parody of the "lip dub" genre. The video as well as Stan's inserted laugh ("In America, haw-haw") specifically parodies this anti-bullying YouTube video by Cypress Ranch High School.[1]
  • Stan's success of the "Make Bullying Kill Itself" video leads to his public breakdown in San Diego, California; this is a reference to Jason Russell of the Kony 2012 viral video campaign, who was hospitalised after being found naked and screaming in San Diego.[2].
  • Captain Kangaroo was mentioned in this episode. It is a children's TV program which ran from the 1950s to the 1980s.
  • When Stan goes to San Diego, Jerry Sanders, the mayor of San Diego, is shown advertising San Diego in a mock commercial. He is surrounded by a green blur, indicating a poorly-performed greenscreen.




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Story Elements

Grandma StotchBucky Bailey's Bully BuckersDr. Mehmet OzNick JabsBuckey BaileySouth Park Elementary Bathrooms • "Make Bullying Kill Itself" • "Jackin' it in San Diego"


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