The Best Shots ‘30 Rock’ Ever Took at Florida
Of all the 50 states in the union, there is, perhaps, no single colony more dumped upon in modern times than that of Florida — or, as Jack Donaghy calls it, “America’s Australia.”
Long before the dawn of the “Florida Man” meme turned the Sunshine State into the internet’s most phallic punching bag, Tina Fey and her writers at 30 Rock were concocting ways to demean and degrade Floridians that were far more creative than any techniques taught at the Royal Tampa Academy of Dramatic Tricks. 30 Rock took shots at Florida primarily through their exploration of “TGS” star Jenna Maroney’s humble beginnings of school boats and Gator Hater Gator Spray, and with each successive season, the lefty homoerotic propaganda hour grew even more ruthless in its ridicule of the racecar-loving wide loads of Florida.
Over in the 30 Rock subreddit, the uppity yankees all recently got together to discuss which of the 30 Rock digs on Florida were the absolute funniest from a northern perspective. Here are a few of their picks…