South Park

About Last Night...

Season 12, Ep 12, Aired 11/5/08
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  • Episode Description
  • The folks in South Park are partying in the streets after a new president is elected. But while the country is celebrating, the President-elect surprises everyone when he shows up at the White House. From the Oval Office, the new president begins to put together a team for the job facing him.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Trey Parker

    Voice of Stan Marsh; Eric Theodore Cartman

  • Matt Stone

    Voice of Kyle Broflovski; Kenny McKormick; Leopold

  • Mona Marshall

    Voice of Sheila Broflovski; Various Other Females

  • April Stewart

    Voice of Liane Cartman; Principal Victoria; Sharon Marsh; Wendy Testaburger; Various Other Females

  • Jack Bartkus

    Voice of Unknown

  • Fan Reviews (16)
  • superb

    By futuramarama, Jan 29, 2011

  • Alright Obama's President!

    By dragondude4, Aug 30, 2009

  • An OK episode after a streak of garbage.

    By Gamingsandwich, Feb 10, 2010

  • a great episode among a group of bad south park episode

    By celticsfan888, Apr 19, 2009

  • awkward and confusing.... but a terrific episode with some great scenes.

    By offline1234, Apr 08, 2009

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (2)

    • Randy: Hey, it's my boss. Hey boss!, (walks over) Randy's Boss: Oh, Marsh. Randy: Yeah, you know what? F*ck you! (Stan and Kyle are stunned) Randy's Boss: Huh? Randy: You heard me, you f*ckin' piece of sh*t! I can finally tell you what I think of you, f*ckin' asshole! Stan: Dad, what are you doing?! Randy: It's okay, Stan, everything's changed. I don't need this stupid f*ckin' job anymore! You little f*cking assf*ck, piece of sh*t (gives him the finger again) You know what Obama said? Yes we can! Randy's Boss: Hey, I voted for Obama! Randy: Obama's not talkin' about you!

    • ER Nurse: (about Ike) Is he a McCain supporter or an Obama supporter? Kyle: What does that have to do with anything? ER Nurse: Because then I'll know if he partied too hard or he tried to kill himself.

    Notes (4)

    • Air Tahiti was featured in this episode. However it carries a different logo, aircraft type and its livery, compared to the real world. It also appears that the airline flies to Washington DC (where this episode is set), which the real world airline does not serve.

    • International airdates: Latin America: June 29, 2009 on MTV Latinoamerica.

    • This episode aired just 23 hours after it was announced that Barack Obama was the winner of the 2008 United States Presidential election. In fact, the episode's opening speech wasn't completed until the morning the episode aired.

    • Kenny does not appear in this episode.

    Trivia (3)

    • The man sitting beside Principal Victoria in the Stotch house is her husband, making this episode his first appearance in South Park.

    • Characters who support Obama: - Marsh Family - Broflovski Family (except Ike) - Donovan Family - Black Family - Mr. Adler Characters who support McCain: - Stotch Family - Mr. Mackey - Mr. Garrison - Principal Victoria - Ike

    • Songs playing during the party-riot: "Whoomp! (There It Is)" by Tag Team "Who Let the Dogs Out?" by Baha Men "Mickey" by Toni Basil "Celebration" by Kool & the Gang "Mandy" by Barry Manilow(sung a capella by Randy in the hospital)

    Allusions (3)

    • Aliens:


      When the McCain supporters are reacting to his loss, Mr. Mackey quotes Bill Paxton's classic line from the 1986 film, Aliens.

      Hudson: That's it man, game over man, game over!

    • Ocean's Eleven:


      The whole theme about the election being a cover up for a large-scale theft is a reference to the Ocean's Eleven series of films.

    • Twilight Zone Episode:


      When we see some McCain supporters rioting for a place in a bunker built by Butter's dad, is a reference of the classic "Twilight Zone" episode "The Shelter"

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