The parents are worried about their missing children, thinking they ran away, get together to post missing persons fliers around town. Meanwhile, the children use the TV on the school bus and see the Channel 4 News report about themselves. Stan Marsh's father, Randy Marsh, along with the other parents, sing in harmony for the children to return home.
Runaway, come home. We love you just as you are.
Runaway, come home. We're sorry things went this far.