On Team America: World Police

  • Politics I: Any real ideology is eclipsed by the need to make things funny.
  • Politics II: If they were really evil republicans with an axe to grind, wouldn’t they attack people loved by the left and hated by the right, like Greg Palast and Robert Fisk, not clowns like Sean Penn and Michael Moore?
  • The accuracy of the pimp’s mustache on Sean Penn makes him more ridiculous than anything he does in the film.
  • Parker and Stone are now, as they have always been, the leading proponents of Baran’s Law: Repetition improves all comedy.