After showing the episode "One Man's Meat Is Another Man's Girlfriend" (episode 1.07), NBC put Father of the Pride on hiatus due to low ratings. See more »
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Kate, can I sleep over? I don't want to be alone tonight. Or ever. Oh God! What's wrong with me?
I'll tell you what's wrong with you: Your ovaries are turning into concrete. Go home. Get out of here!
Oh Sarmoti, you always know how to make me laugh.
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I just started watching this show, and I think it's pretty funny. The animation is nothing to get excited about, but it's satisfactory. Personally, I think the writing is snappy, a bit edgy, amusingly crude at times, and absurd. If you're looking for family entertainment you're going to be disappointed, but if you're looking for slightly more adult oriented satire, I think FATHER OF THE PRIDE is good stuff. My favorite parts generally involve Siegfried and Roy, their extremely pampered outlook on the world, and the ridiculous situations they get themselves in. My feeling is that DreamWorks animation, in general, writes more for a grown animation audience and in that, it risks alienating those who still believe animation is only for kids. Seeing Sieg and Roy mock Dick "The Chainsaw" Cheney and "douchy" Al Gore, watching them speed off on their Segways, or turn a Big Gulp dispenser into a Las Vegas extravaganza is funny stuff. If you're 16 or older and like your humor sarcastic, give FATHER OF THE PRIDE a chance. It's got some really good moments.
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