Mr hankey the christmas poo small and brown he comes from you XD Chloe Buckingham February 24, 2011 at 7:05 AM hi i think you are so cool Dodsferd Gore November 22, 2010 at 1:02 PM HOWDY … Kyle decides he will bring Mr. Hankey to school to prove he is real, but this only causes more problems as Mr. Hankey disguises himself as an unadorned, dried-out piece of feces when he is around people who do not believe in him, leading Cartman to ask if carrying around boxes with feces in them is some kind of Jewish tradition. During the performance of Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, a brief montage of several of Bergman’s characters are shown and some gather within Mr. Hankey’s home afterwards to sing. MR. HANKEY from SOUTH PARK! [23] It has also been described as a commentary on the way Jewish children are overlooked during the Christmas holiday; this theme is overtly stated by Stan, who says at the end of the episode that Jews and Hanukkah "can be cool" as well as Christmas. can be seen sitting outside Mr… Listen free to South Park – Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics (Mr. Hankey The Christmas Poo, Merry F**king Christmas and more). [3][9] While many Christmas specials focus on the religious, spiritual and moral values of the Christmas holiday rather than the commercial aspects, "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" actually embraces commercialism in Christmas, suggesting viewers should enjoy those elements of the holiday without taking religion too seriously. "[26], Alison Halsall said "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" is the strongest example of a history of scatology, the study of excrement, throughout the South Park series. Heavily influenced by the Peanuts Christmas special A Charlie Brown Christmas from 1965, "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" was the first South Park (fully animated series) Christmas Special episode, the first musical episode, and the only episode in season one (and therefore the first time in the series) in which Kenny does not die. After every commercial break, a live action segment featuring a news anchor is shown, saying "Fighting the frizzies, at eleven." Potato Head toy set.[25]. Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo Season 1 E 9 • 12/17/1997 While South Park Elementary is attempting to stage a non-denominational holiday play that won't offend (or entertain) anyone, Kyle checks himself … [36] Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, author of Taking South Park Seriously, said, "This episode arguably pushes the boundaries of what is acceptable, both for Christmas specials and television in general, farther than any previous one." Mayor McDaniels decides that anything offensive to anyone will be removed from the Christmas celebrations, including Santa Claus, Christmas trees, wreaths, fairy lights, candy canes, mistletoe and the Star of Bethlehem. [13], At the time they were writing the episode, Parker and Stone had seen a large number of news reports about government buildings refusing to allow the display of models of the nativity scene and other Christian holiday symbols, in an effort not to offend other religions. Rohan said South Park "can be brilliantly over the edge, but often tonight, it sorely needs a comic bungee cord". (This would not happen again until "Rainforest Shmainforest."). "[3] The do-it-yourself kit in the live action commercial, in which families can make their own Mr. Hankey, is similar to the Mr. The album reached #33 on Billboard's 1999 Christmas albums. Aug 30, 2015 - Wall dedicated especially for Mr Hankey everyone's favorite Christmas Poo!. Comedy Central officials would not allow the scene in the episode and it was changed to portray the idea that the baby had already eaten the stool off-camera, which Parker said he felt was actually funnier. Kricfalusi said after the show aired, "I got nine or 10 messages from friends screaming, 'I can't believe this! Kathie Lee is late, giving Mr… — I'm not a Ren and Stimpy fan. Parker and Stone deliberately included several scenes that looked like they might lead to Kenny's death, but they decided because it was Christmas that they would not kill him (though he would later go on to be killed in several subsequent Christmas episodes). [5][6][7] After Comedy Central expressed interest in the series, Parker and Stone brought up the idea of a Mr. Hankey episode during negotiations with the network executives. John Kricfalusi, the creator of The Ren & Stimpy Show, accused Parker and Stone of stealing the idea for Mr. Hankey from him, which the duo vehemently denied. He is sent to talk to guidance counselor, Mr. Mackey, but Kyle only gets into further trouble when Mr. Hankey takes a bath in Mr. Mackey's coffee. [3], Although Comedy Central did not object to most aspects of the episode, they did require some edits to material they deemed potentially offensive. ", "Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics", "Korn's Groovy Pirate Ghost Mystery" and "Pinkeye". [21], "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" is a satire on political correctness and religious sensitivity, particularly in its portrayal of the characters organizing "The Happy, Non-Offensive, Non-Denominational Christmas Play" to avoid offending anyone of any religious backgrounds. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures … [1] Parker said he had never seen more than half an episode of Ren & Stimpy, which he said he did not enjoy because the characters were too over-the-top and the voice acting was too annoying. " Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo " is the ninth episode of the first season of the American animated television series South Park. "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" is the ninth episode of the first season of the American animated television series South Park. Craig Tucker can be seen sitting outside Mr. Mackey's office. See actions taken by the people who manage and … Halsall said the use of fecal matter as a character, and especially its tendency to smear parts of itself around as it moved, directly confronts the viewer with "the inherent dirtiness of the human body, no matter how much we try to aestheticize it, Mr. Hankey's stains systematically mess up the cleanliness of the social order. It's yucky. In a similar fashion to "Starvin' Marvin in Space", the episode was dedicated to Mary Kay Bergman, the original voice of most of the female characters on the show up to that point, who had committed suicide less than a month earlier. "[3], The episode was considered the first South Park musical episode, and included such songs as "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo", "A Lonely Jew on Christmas" and "Kyle's Mom is a Big Fat Bitch". [9] Stone and Parker both strongly dislike Glass; Parker, who was a music major in college, said, "I really thought you could basically tell a third grader to sit down at a keyboard and mess around and sell it as a Philip Glass album, and no one would know the difference. [7] The duet between Santa and Jesus that appears in the episode was meant for the album, but music rights for Duran Duran's "Rio" could not be cleared for the album in time. A person that disturbed being a racist is funny to us. It originally aired on December 17, 19971. Additionally, some of those featured in the show are slightly different than the aired versions. The episode was also the first time Mr. Garrison was portrayed as an anti-semite and racist, particularly when he asks Mayor McDaniels if she can get rid of all the Mexicans in South Park. [12] He also said of the Mr. Hankey character, "If you're the sort of person who didn't care for that scene in Trainspotting where the Ewan McGregor character dove down the toilet and into the sewer in pursuit of his lost suppository, the whole Mr. Hankey subplot is going to be deeply disturbing. The Mr. Hankey character was based on an idea Trey Parker's father created when he was toilet-training Trey as a child. When all the children start believing, Mr. Hankey finally reveals himself to everyone and scolds them for losing sight of the good things of Christmas and focusing on the bad. [25] Literary critic Mark Caldwell said the fact that Kenny survived the episode demonstrates the episode's "strong, albeit dutifully ironic, undercurrent of conventional holiday decency. It was a satire of political correctness and religious sensitivity. Kyle suggests he could sing the "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" song as a non-religious substitute, but his suggestion is rejected because nobody else believes in Mr. Hankey, a living and talking "Christmas Poo". Rick Marin of Newsweek described the episode as "simply one long potty joke". In another plot strand, the townspeople remove all religious aspects of Christmas from South Park to remain politically correct and inoffensive. well hooooooooowwwdyy ho everyone!!! It was included in the third volume, which also included the episodes "Starvin' Marvin", "Mecha-Streisand" and "Tom's Rhinoplasty". Hankey Poo, Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski And Eric Cartman “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” [3], "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo" is the first episode in which Kenny was not killed. Parker and Stone never made the short film, but practically all of its elements were included in the future South Park episode "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo", with the notable exception of the ending. She demands that the religious elements be taken out of the public school, and threatens to take her case to the mayor. [4] The two discussed filming a three-minute short film involving a boy who befriended the talking stool, but Mr. Hankey would not come alive for anybody else, prompting others to believe the boy was crazy. In a return to form, a forbidden love story … At home, Kyle is scolded by his parents for believing in Mr. Hankey. Get the best of Insurance or Free Credit Report, browse our section on Cell Phones or learn about Life … This allowed Parker and Stone to practically take their pick of guest stars, and led to appearances by Natasha Henstridge in "Tom's Rhinoplasty" and Robert Smith in "Mecha-Streisand". "[9] Sepinwall also added Mr. Hankey to his 1997 list of most memorable TV moments, describing the character as the year's "most disturbing cartoon image"[39] and as "a mythical holiday creature so bizarre and offensive it literally cannot be described in a family newspaper". [45], John Kricfalusi, the creator of The Ren & Stimpy Show, claimed the Mr. Hankey concept was stolen from his cartoon short, "Nutty the Friendly Dump", which was part of a cartoon book series viewable online. With Hollywood tightening its stranglehold, only a resuscitated Mr. Hankey can save South Park by covering it in shit. [1] Parker said he refused to flush the toilet as a child, so his father told him if he did not flush down his stool, which he called "Mr. Hankey", it would come to life and kill him. The parents, astounded by how awful the pageant has turned out, begin blaming one another for destroying Christmas and a fight breaks out. For the scenes in which Mr. Hankey smears feces wherever he walks, the animators scanned images of spread out chocolate and fudge and inserted those images into the episode. After the shorts began to generate interest for a possible television series, Parker and Stone conceived the idea of an adult-animated show with four children as main protagonists, and one of the minor characters included a talking stool named Mr. Hankey. [28] In January 1998, Entertainment Weekly reported that Comedy Central executives had plans to produce a Mr. Hankey chocolate bar. Sheila Kyle, that is enough! However, Parker and Stone said during the meeting that FOX didn't like a talking poo character on its network and demanded the duo to remove him, which they refused. [1] The episode also earned a 51 share of the male demographic aged between 18 and 24; a share represents the percentage of households using a television at the time the program is airing. [1] The TV station was allowed to keep its license by agreeing not to re-air the program. Take care of the crap first Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. '", Mr Hankey, the Christmas Poo (South Park episode), "Fox Refused to Take 'South Park' in 1997 Because of One Character, and Something Else as well", "That Time Fox Refused To Pick Up South Park Because Of Mr. Hankey", "Could you please list the Five Most Notorious Episodes in order? He first appeared in the first-season episode " Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo ". It's also possibly the funniest holiday episode anybody's airing this year. 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