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My Attempt to List the Ways 'South Park' and 'The Simpsons' Changed Culture

I tried to figure out which adult cartoon of the 90s and 2000s had the biggest impact, from 'Family Guy' to 'Futurama.' Here's what I came up with.
Justin Caffier
3.1.19
Culture

'Family Guy' Is 20 Years Old and America Still Can't Decide if It Sucks

Seth MacFarlane's animated sitcom has been offending people for 20 years, today.
Beckett Mufson
1.31.19
Stuff

How the New 'Office' Spinoff Will Destroy Ricky Gervais's Comedic Legacy

Is it the curse of the auteur or the byproduct of success that means comedy greats like Gervais and Seth MacFarlane are hell-bent on breaking what they made?
Joe Bish
3.17.16
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The Daft Punk Joke on 'Family Guy' Will Make You Feel Like a Snot-Nosed Kid Again

Music identification app Shazam gets a little plug, too.
Alexander Iadarola
2.17.16
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Daft Punk Just Got 0wned On 'Family Guy'

Just in time for today's Grammy nominations.
Joshua Glazer
12.8.15
Stuff

'The Simpsons' Vs 'Family Guy': What Did You Expect?

If ever there was a sign of just how far from its creative peak the show is, this is it. As a cultural product, 'The Simpsons' just belongs to a different age. This mashup is guaranteed to let you down, but you'll still watch it.
Gavin Haynes
7.29.14
The Cultural Atrocities Issue

How a Remote Laotian Village Became Asia's Cancun

Vang Vieng's main street is full of bars screening reruns of 'Friends' and 'Family Guy.' Bars offer whiskey-taurine cocktails served in beach buckets. It’s also easy to score opium, magic mushrooms, methamphetamines, and other substances that could get...
Julie Le Baron
3.18.13