The Boondocks is an African-American themed adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network’s late-night programming block, Adult Swim. The Boondocks was created by Aaron McGruder. The Boondocks cartoon was actually based upon his comic strip of the same name. The Boondocks season 1 episode 1 premiered on November 6, 2005 . But what is the best Boondocks episode?
What is The Boondocks?
In the series, cantankerous, to say the least, Robert “Granddad” Freeman is the legal guardian of his grandsons, 10-year-old revolutionary Huey Freeman and 8-year-old Riley Freeman. Easily, Riley Freeman is an ever growing manifestation of contemporary rap culture. After Granddad moves the family from Chicago’s South Side to the safety of suburban Woodcrest — aka the boondocks we get to witness the antics of all of the characters in the Boondocks episodes.
Some of the Best Boondocks Episodes
There were a number of episodes that could easily by seen as the best boondocks episode, but, because we love boondocks episodes so much, we’ve put a list of the boondocks, including where it all started. Boondocks season 1, episode 1.
The Story of Thugnificent
The infamous rapper Thugnificent moves to the neighborhood with his friends Macktastic and Flonominal, eventually leading to Granddad becoming annoyed with his new neighbors. Their feud inspires Thugnificent to create a diss-track called “Eff Granddad”.
After a checkup, a doctor warns Granddad that he could die any day if he doesn’t get his stress levels down. Not wanting to become dependent on pills, he decides to take Thugnificent’s suggestion and turns to marijuana.
The Passion of Reverend Ruckus
While Ruckus spreads the word of White Jesus to get into White Heaven, Huey desperately tries to save his friend from death row.
A Date With the Booty Warrior
Having conquered his fear of prison rape, Tom volunteers to lead Huey, Riley, and some classmates on a trip to jail as part of a Scared Stiff program. But when a riot breaks out, Tom has to get the kids, and his delicate backside, out of jail in one piece.
The Best Boondocks Episode
Out of many of the Boondocks episodes that played over the years, it’s difficult to say what is the best Boondocks episode. What do you think?