December

15

Solid Advice To Help Parents With Video Games

Whether you are talking about XBox 360, Wii, Sega, or Playstation, there are countless ways you can play video games. Even without a console, you can still play games on your computer. You can turbo-charge your gaming experience by checking out some of the handy tips available in this article.

Go online to find reviews about a game before you purchase it. These comments will help you understand more about the game and will ultimately help you determine if it is right for you. In addition, user comments can be very valuable in helping you understand if a game has annoying glitches or not.

If you are a parent, make sure to check the ESRB ratings on a video game before making a purchase for your youngster. Many video games include some very bloody moments and/or a foul language and sexual innuendo. If you are concerned over your child experiencing these things, learn the ratings system and buy accordingly.

While a game’s rating may indicate that it is appropriate for a middle school aged child, the level of violence included may not sit well with you. If this happens, either put the game away or limit the amount of time that your child plays it. While you can’t shield them from everything, you can control how much violence they see.

Check the game out before you let your children play it. Make sure it is appropriate for their age by reading reviews and other details about the game online. Sometimes the rating isn’t enough and it is best to check out what others have to say about the game and the contents of it.

As stated in the introduction, you can play games on most devices. These tips let you get more from the time you spend playing video games.

July

8

Actresses on South Park: Kidman, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jolie

Sally Struthers most notorious appearances on “South Park” occurred in the episodes “Starvin’ Marvin” and “Starvin’ Marvin in Space”. The real-life Struthers gained fame by playing the role of Archie Bunker’s daughter Gloria in the 1970′s comedy “All in the Family”. However, Direct TV Wichita, the Struthers character on “South Park” is presented as a villain. “South Park” represents Struthers as an incredibly obese woman who uses a charitable organization meant to improve the lives of starving Ethiopian to feed her uncontrollable hunger. In her first appearance in “Starvin’ Marvin”, Struthers greed reaches such a degree that she becomes infuriated that one item was taken from her massive warehouse of food. Cartman eventually exposes Struthers’s fraud and incites the Ethiopians to revolt against her. In “Starvin’ Marvin in Space”, Struthers has transformed to look like Jabba the Hut from “Star Wars”. In this episode, the Eithopians have managed to escape the Earth using a spaceship from the planet Marklar. The CIA bribes Struthers with Kenny’s body for the use of her spaceship to help capture the Ethiopian spaceship. Cartman manages to convince Struthers to let them take the Ethiopians to Marklar by telling her they are just trying to help people like she had set out to do.

May

10

Most Controversial South Park Guests

Tom Cruise – Tom Cruise, believing Stan is the reincarnated founder of Scientology, seeks Stan’s approval of his work as an actor. Devastated to learn that Stan thinks he’s just okay, Tom locks himself in Stan’s closet and refuses to come out, despite the pleas of the townspeople, the police, the media, and celebrity friends. John Travolta and R. Kelly even join Tom in the closet while everyone begs them to just come out.

Oprah Winfrey – Workaholic Read the rest of this entry »

May

7

South Park Talk Show Hosts: Larry King, Letterman, Leno

Although there are certainly a lot of things about the South Park TV show that are pretty hilarious, one of the more humorous things to watch is when talk show hosts are portrayed on the show. Sometimes, these talk show hosts are a significant part of the episode itself, but other times they simply fill in the gaps, help build up the story and provide viewers with lots of comedy.

A lot of different talk show hosts have been portrayed on the show South Park’s many episodes, such as Larry King, Letterman and Leno. A lot Read the rest of this entry »

May

3

The Superman Actor Christopher Reeve Parody on South Park

In Season 7 of the hit show South Park, a parody of Christopher Reeve takes place in the episode titled “Krazy Kripples.” The actor, now deceased, had become a quadriplegic after being thrown from a horse during a competition in Virginia. He was known for previously having played the role of Superman and was a staunch activist for stem cell research. The episode “Krazy Kripples” features Christopher Reeve arriving in South Park to advocate the use of stem cell research. However, two other main Read the rest of this entry »

April

29

South Park Pop Stars: Michael Jackson, Kanye, Brittany, Bieber

South Park has never been a show that has failed to amuse me. From the shows handling of controversial issues such as racism, religion, and nationality, to silly things like the shake weight, the show never fails to make people laugh at both serious and trivial things in pop culture. I’ve always found the shows lampooning of celebrities and their culture to be some of the the best aspects of the show. For example, Michael Jackson was initially Read the rest of this entry »

April

28

When South Park Went Really Wild on Sally Struthers

Sally Struthers most notorious appearances on “South Park” occurred in the episodes “Starvin’ Marvin” and “Starvin’ Marvin in Space”. The real-life Struthers gained fame by playing the role of Archie Bunker’s daughter Gloria in the 1970′s comedy “All in the Family”. However, the Struthers character on “South Park” is presented as a villain.

“South Park” represents Struthers as an incredibly obese woman who uses a charitable organization meant to improve the lives of starving Ethiopian to feed her uncontrollable hunger. In her first appearance in “Starvin’ Marvin”, Struthers greed Read the rest of this entry »