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* WhamEpisode: It's a ''lot'' more serious than the usual ''South Park'' episode that isnít [[Recap/SouthParkS5E13KennyDies Kenny Dies]].

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* WhamEpisode: It's a ''lot'' more serious than the usual ''South Park'' episode that isnít [[Recap/SouthParkS5E13KennyDies Kenny Dies]]. Stan's cynicism alienates him from his friends, Sharon and Randy divorce and Stan and his family move away, with seemingly no sign of him feeling better.


* WhamEpisode: It's a ''lot'' more serious than the usual ''South Park'' episode.

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* WhamEpisode: It's a ''lot'' more serious than the usual ''South Park'' episode.episode that isnít [[Recap/SouthParkS5E13KennyDies Kenny Dies]].

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* CerebusRetcon: Sharon demands an explanation for Randy's increasingly childish antics. Randy then snaps and admits that he's been unhappy this whole time.


* NarrowParody: The ''Film/JackAndJill'' parody trailer merely goes by the name (hence the well) and the fact that Creator/AdamSandler plays both of the eponymous characters.


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* ShallowParody: The ''Film/JackAndJill'' parody trailer merely goes by the name (hence the well) and the fact that Creator/AdamSandler plays both of the eponymous characters.


* RealTrailerFakeMovie: After distorted (courtesy of Stan's new worldview) trailers for ''Film/JackAndJill'' and ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins''. A third trailer is shown depicting a duck as the US President and America going to the dogs. "Coming June something."

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* NostalgiaFilter: Mocked in regards to music. The parents think that the Tween Wave sounds like crap and the kids respond that they just don't get it.
* RealTrailerFakeMovie: After distorted (courtesy of Stan's new worldview) trailers for ''Film/JackAndJill'' and ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins''. A ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins'', a third trailer is shown depicting a duck as the US President and America going to the dogs. "Coming June something."


* StoryArc: This episode began a two-episode story arc involving Stan living through his cynicism, but it took ''months'' until the next episode aired.

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* StoryArc: This episode began a two-episode story arc involving Stan living through his cynicism, but it took ''months'' ''four months'' until the next episode aired.

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* StoryArc: This episode began a two-episode story arc involving Stan living through his cynicism, but it took ''months'' until the next episode aired.


It's Stan's tenth birthday, and his view of the world has literally turned to shit (as in, "Everything he sees is feces"). Things get worse when his friendship with Kyle crumbles and his parents divorce again (see "Clubhouses" for the first time they divorced).

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It's Stan's tenth birthday, and his view of the world has literally turned to shit (as in, "Everything he sees is feces"). Things get worse when his friendship with Kyle crumbles and his parents divorce again (see "Clubhouses" "[[Recap/SouthParkS2E12Clubhouses Clubhouses]]" for the first time they divorced).


* DownerEnding

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* DownerEndingDownerEnding: Stan's parents divorce and his friendship with Kyle crumbles.


* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Sharon laments that "the same shit keeps happening every week." To drive the point home, a gag used twice in the episode has two old men discussing "Steamy" versions of musicians in a childishly amusing accent, with a punchline of "Steamy [X] just shits his\her britches," and later breaking into homes to rescue the britches.

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* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Sharon laments that "the same shit keeps happening every week." To drive the point home, a gag used twice in the episode has two old men discussing "Steamy" versions of musicians in a childishly amusing accent, with a punchline of "Steamy "No, that's Steeeevie [X]. Steamy [X] just shits his\her britches," and later breaking into homes to rescue the britches.


* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Sharon laments that "the same shit keeps happening every week."

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* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Sharon laments that "the same shit keeps happening every week."" To drive the point home, a gag used twice in the episode has two old men discussing "Steamy" versions of musicians in a childishly amusing accent, with a punchline of "Steamy [X] just shits his\her britches," and later breaking into homes to rescue the britches.


* RealTrailerFakeMovie: In between distorted (courtesy of Stan's new worldview) trailers for ''Film/JackAndJill'' and ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins'', we see a trailer for a movie in which "Creator/AdamSandler shits in your eyes, ears, and mouth". After all these, a fourth trailer is shown depicting a duck as the US President and America going to the dogs. "Coming June something."

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* RealTrailerFakeMovie: In between After distorted (courtesy of Stan's new worldview) trailers for ''Film/JackAndJill'' and ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins'', we see a trailer for a movie in which "Creator/AdamSandler shits in your eyes, ears, and mouth". After all these, a fourth ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins''. A third trailer is shown depicting a duck as the US President and America going to the dogs. "Coming June something."


* FunnyBackgroundEvent: While Randy and Sharon are having an emotional talk, the two old men come in and steal Randy's pants so he won't crap on them.

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* FunnyBackgroundEvent: While Randy and Sharon are having an emotional talk, the two old men come in and steal Randy's pants so he won't crap on them.pants.


* SeriesFauxnale: A lot of viewers misinterpreted the episode as Trey Parker and Matt Stone trying to TorchTheFranchiseAndRun.

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* SeriesFauxnale: A lot of viewers misinterpreted the episode as Trey Parker and Matt Stone trying to TorchTheFranchiseAndRun.[[TorchTheFranchiseAndRun end the series with no chance of revival]].

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* NarrowParody: The ''Film/JackAndJill'' parody trailer merely goes by the name (hence the well) and the fact that Creator/AdamSandler plays both of the eponymous characters.
* RealTrailerFakeMovie: In between distorted (courtesy of Stan's new worldview) trailers for ''Film/JackAndJill'' and ''Film/MrPoppersPenguins'', we see a trailer for a movie in which "Creator/AdamSandler shits in your eyes, ears, and mouth". After all these, a fourth trailer is shown depicting a duck as the US President and America going to the dogs. "Coming June something."


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* ToiletHumor: This episode is full of it, from Stan's view of the world, to Randy creating songs that involve him shitting his pants.

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