Hey, remember that old "South Park" episode where Cartman posed as an out-of-control teen on "The Maury Povich Show"? Well yes, you're probably thinking, but what on earth does that have to do with Miley Cyrus's new music video where she twerks and gyrates suggestively on a bed in white spandex pants and a crop top?

More than you think, actually.




Making sense now?

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A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.