Beavis and Butt-Head, our generation's greatest music video critics, returned to their poorly drawn purple couch on MTV last night after a 15-year hiatus. And they haven't aged a bit! (The same can't be said for creator Mike Judge's voice, as Beavis sounded more weathered, in a Tom Waits sort of way.) The Amp had some reservations about the return of our favorite animated duo, about whether their idiot schtick would still be funny after all these years off the air, whether they'd still mock music videos, etc. Incredibly, the humor, like the characters, hasn't gotten old. From Butt-Head's anti-Florida rant to Beavis discovering what "crying" is to the return of gym teacher Coach Buzzcut, the show's resurrection was a hilarious success.
More importantly: They watched music videos again, as well as clips from Jersey Shore ("Dammit, this is like another one of those episodes where they don't have sex and they don't fight.") and True Life: I'm Addicted to Porn, an MTV show about peopleRead More »from ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’: Still Funny and Idiotic After All These Years