Honestly I have little to no no interest in seeing the people who auditioned who are LESS funny than the Finesse Mitchells of the world. If I think of it in those terms, it's a dealbreaker.
"They're demanding a government of the people, peopled by people...our faith, our compassion, our courage on the gridiron...the basic indifference that made this country great...vote once, vote twice, for Bill McKay....you middle-class honkies!" -The Candidate
I think it was more of a serious episode which I thought was weird as well. The "I fucked your Dad." line was not meant to be a laugh line as much as it was meant to be a shock line. Brian's extended puke scene went on forever.