A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.
The show is centered around playing jokes on other people, but the jokes in question are innocent and harmless.
Some potty talk ("oh, crap," "that sucks") by characters when they learn they're the object of a practical joke.
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Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that the kids and teens will sometimes say things like "That sucks!" and "Oh my God!" when they discover they've been duped. But the show's practical jokes are innocent and fun, and the victims' enjoyment of the situation is contagious, allowing viewers to laugh with them.
Is It Any Good?
As opposed to MTV's popular show Punk'd, whose pranksters take their jokes to a new level of cruelty, Hi-Jinks uses a selection of simple, everyday tricks to earn its laughs. Simple, innocent tricks provide the show's humor, and it's fun and easy to laugh along with everyone involved. In addition, no prank pushes the limits of the kids' patience, so when the truth comes out, everyone enjoys an honest laugh.
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