Panamanian Strongman

Episode: "Boy-Scoutz N The Hood"
Original Air Date: Nov. 18, 1993
Also Appears In: "The Springfield Files"
Genre: Beat ’em up
Complex Says: Troublesome racist King Kong imagery aside, George Bush popping up at the end with an anti-drug message was amazing on two counts: to lampoon the U.S.' duplicitous relationships with warlords like Noriega (the real Noriega), and as an inside joke for gamers referencing the infamous Reagan-and-Bush-era "Say No To Drugs" warnings at the beginning of games like Narc. Yes, Narc. Exactly.

Stay Connected with
Complex Video Games
blog comments powered by Disqus