Shocked by failing in passing his math test, Cartman, struggles against hearing that bad news, so he does his best to improve his grades, but incidents come to climax when Sharon struggles against putting her emotions under control, and she receives help from her best friend Randy.
They've asked if the town could be rebuilt to survive this woke decade or if it needs to be cancelled altogether in its most recent #cancelsouthpark marketing campaign. It doesn't need to be cancelled, but it's lost its way.
It gives us the usual bit of shock and disturbance as we prepare to accept this show back into our lives again, but also, it sets up multiple potential storylines for what should be an amusing story-thread.
Still, it's nice to see that the series has the ability to focus-and even a touch of earnestness, even if it is coated in macabre humor. Once it re-discovers its own bravery, there might be juice in South Park yet.