South Park Zen: Alan Watts, Trey Parker, Matt Stone

Trey Parker and Matt Stone of South Park infamy have recently (and quietly) been dishing out some ill animation slices that illustrate gems from the archives of Alan Watts. Check 'em out below!—

Life and Music

Prickles and Goo

Appling

Madness

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Zen

Also check out this interview at Reason (an entertaining and well-produced anti/spiritual/ist webzine) wherein the animated wonder-kind discuss religion in their households when they were growing up.

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Spiros Antonopoulos

TAGS — Alan Watts, animation, Flash, madness, Matt Stone, philosophy, South Park, Trey Parker, zen

Remarks

10 total remarks for this post. Add your own remarks below.

Mon 20 Aug 2007 at 11:16PM

Sally

Amazing stuff! Very nice work. Thanks!

Wed 22 Aug 2007 at 07:28AM

Steve

This is fantastic.
Thank you very much.
Peace, Steve

Wed 22 Aug 2007 at 02:45PM

billy

Wonderful work. I'm sure Alan loves it. Given the choice between this and South Park as to which will have the most positive results for our future, well, this is it. Things we do because we want to for the love of it seem to suprise us when others love them too. The lesson is only true if it is free.

Tue 28 Aug 2007 at 01:13AM

bill 1969 - '72

What has Alan not embraced, at least tolerated?
Hi, Mark

Thu 18 Oct 2007 at 01:21PM

Rant93

Awesome! Especially that one that was the most awesome. Yes, art for love is usually better than art for money.

South Park may be crass, but it has a subtle Zen all its own if you are open to it.

Mon 29 Oct 2007 at 09:08PM

Izabael

I *love* this. My life has been enriched by Alan Watts for years. I'm shocked to find the guys from South Park bringing Watts to a younger, more mainstream audience, but it's an awesome thing.

Wed 30 Jan 2008 at 01:58PM

paris Cheffer

Thank you thank you thank you for making this available.

Sat 23 Feb 2008 at 12:59PM

Joseph Bernard

This is so cool. I very much appreciate creative genius at work. Can I show these at my blog? I will give full credit to your site. I write about consciousness and living with purpose and these are richly expansive.

Joseph
www.ExploreLifeBog.com
www.Peace-Together.com

Tue 26 Feb 2008 at 09:29PM

theapple

Hey Matt and Parker, can you please make such animations of Alan's complete audio collection?

I will purchases it!

Tue 08 Apr 2008 at 01:01PM

Tommy

Thank U

Both, Alan and the Animations are inspirational.

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