Wednesday, 24 August 2016

"The Really, Really Giving Tree"

This CollegeHumor video, produced in 2008, is a parody of The Giving Tree, a children's book from the 1960s:
 

The parody is darker than the book, in that the boy is overtly hostile to the tree and not at all grateful for what the tree gives to him; however, in both the original and the parody, the boy exploits the tree for everything it can provide.

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