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An American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone famous for its crude language and dark, surreal humour that satirizes a wide range of topics. The ongoing narrative revolves around four boys: Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, Eric Cartman, and Kenny McCormick, and their bizarre adventures in and around South Park, Colorado.

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Why exactly did Cartman let Kyle in on his voting scandal in Obama Wins?

South Park season 16 finale episode "Obama Wins" starts off with Cartman calling Kyle over to look at the boxes of stolen ballots- to which of course, Kyle vows to not let Cartman get away with it. ...
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Did Cartman truly change during season 20?

Season 20 took most by surprise by having the most sociopathic and sadistic character in all of South Park attempt to change his ways. But did he really? The first episode shows Cartman teasing the ...
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Was Cartman's saving of Kyle in imaginationland and smug-alert selfish?

I know the majority of people see Cartman's saving of Kyle in imaginationland and smug-alert in South Park as selfish. But why is that? I'm not saying I disagree with that, I'm mainly more or less ...
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Who is Eric Cartman's father?

In South Park TV series, who is the father of Eric Cartman? I have watched till season 10 and Eric's mother keeps on stalling the revealing of true identity of Eric's father.
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Which came first - Chef's Chocolate Salty, or Schweddy Balls?

I don't know that these dates are accurate, but per this discussion forum, the release dates for Chef's "Chocolate Salty Balls" from Soth Park and "Schweddy Balls" from Saturday Night Live were: ...
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Why do some people believe Cartman genuinely cares for Kyle?

Despite context being provided for instances of Cartman saving Kyle, as well as many actions Cartman has taken against Kyle due to hatred, there still is a subgroup in the South Park fan base that ...
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Why is Eric wearing the “Token's life matters” shirt?

So, in season 20, we see Eric Cartman wearing a shirt with the slogan Token's life matters: After some quick research I found that this refers to the black life matters movement. So I get the joke, ...
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Did the creators of the show say anything about the depiction of God?

In South Park S03 E16 Are you there God? It's Jesus, a new character was introduced. He is none other than God. In that episode, God is depicted very differently which shocks everyone in the crowd. ...
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In South Park S7E6 “Li'l Crime Stoppers”, why does Cartman stick up for Kyle?

Normally, until recent episodes, Cartman rags on Kyle any chance he gets and seems to revel in any pain or discomfort Kyle experiences. However, in Li'l Crime Stoppers, when Stan gets angry and ...
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What's the source of Mark Zuckerberg's lines in South Park S21E04 (“Franchise Prequel”)

Season 21, Episode 4 of South Park features a character parodying Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The poor audio quality (and utter bizarreness, even for SP standards) of his voice lines seems to hint ...
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What did Cartman mean here by Rainbows?

In South Park, S01 E03 Weight Gain 4000 starts with the conversation between the boys in a classs room and Cartman thinks something else instead of rainbows. From here, Kyle: Nobody hates ...
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Why does PC Principal crosses his arms in this way?

Why does PC principal crosses his arms with his thumbs up? This has been bothering me ever since his character was included in South Park series. Is there any significance or reason to this at all? Or ...
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What is the meaning or symbolism of people giving Money to Tweek and Craig for being gay?

I know that the creators of South Park like to imbue their episodes with metaphors and symbolism, but this one in South Park Season 19, Episode 6 Tweek x Craig confuses me. There is a scene in this ...
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Travel between South Park and Canada

In South Park the characters seem to easily travel between Colorado and Canada. Looking at a map Wyoming and Montana are in between Colorado and Canada. Did Matt and Trey know this or was this on ...
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How did South Park achieve to match the outcome of the 2016 presidential election?

In the last episodes of South Park we all can see that Trump aka Mr. Garrison became president. This is exactly what happened in the US. I think that Matt and Trey are smart enough for a competent ...
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What is the meaning of last scene of s20e06 with Caitlyn Jenner?

In the last scene of South Park, episode 6 of season 20, a bunch of memberberries drops one of their own into a martini glass with gin & tonic, which then gets served to Caitlyn Jenner. She sips ...
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Member Berries in South Park

In the latest season of South Park, people are eating member berries, which are grape-like fruit that talks and says nostalgic stuff, like "'member Star Wars?" or "'member Woodstock?". Are those a ...
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Is the orange coat guy getting killed a reference to South Park's Kenny?

In an early scene of the movie Chappie (2015) there's this part in which a guy gets shot. It's noticeable that this is the first, and perhaps only, person that gets killed. As he falls down it's very ...
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Is there a certain comedian this South Park episode is referencing?

In episode season 20, "Douche and a Danish", Mr. Garrison talks in a manner similar to stand up comedy instead of holding a speech. Is this a reference to a certain comedian or just a generic ...
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Why did the South Park movie make fun of Mahatma Gandhi?

While Kenny is travelling to hell in South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut, he is welcomed by personalities including Gandhi. Why did South Park make fun of Mahatma Gandhi by showing him in hell?
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What would happen if a show would remove its disclaimer?

What would happen if shows like South Park would remove their introductory disclaimer like message like 'all celebrities are impersonated...poorly'etc. before the show stars. What could happen to them ...
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Kenny stopped dying. Why?

In later episodes of South Park, Kenny stopped dying. Why did South Park stop killing Kenny? Just Wondering.
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Can using fake names or pseudonyms in the credits really protect you from legal troubles?

I've seen this happen a few times but the one with the most notoriety is the South Park episode "Trapped in the Closet". That's the episode where they basically make fun of Scientology. Both because ...
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Canon reason that Ned is no longer on South Park

Basically, what happened to Ned? I don't remember an episode where he was killed off or anything.
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Why are the Latest Episodes of South Park not in 3D animation?

The technology has greatly improved since South Park's pilot episode, why has the style of the show not been changed?
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Is there Goth Kids 2 episode of South Park? [closed]

Episode 17.4 of South Park is called "Goth Kids 3: Dawn of the Posers". I would like to find episodes Goth Kids 1 and Goth Kids 2, but failing to do this. Are there such episodes at all?
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Where does the “One of us! One of us!” chant originate?

I've seen the chant "One of us! One of us!" parodied in both South Park and Big Bang Theory. Where does it come from? Is "Gibble Gobble Gibble Gobble" (added by South Park) part of the original ...
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Why is Canada dire?

In The Stick of Truth, there are many things dire about Canada, dire wolves, dire bears, dire snakes, and dire AIDS. You know what dire wolves are, right? They're like wolves, There are a ...
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Why do Canadians have hinged heads?

In South Park, Canadians are animated with less detailed features and heads that are cut into two different pieces, with the top part bobbing when they talk. The characters can tell the difference, as ...
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What kind of animation/drawing program do they use to make South Park?

In 6 Days to Air, the documentary about the making of South Park, there is some great footage of the animators working on the characters in studio on wacom tablets. I couldn't tell what program it was....
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Why is the choir in South Park episode 301 called “Getting Gay With Kids”?

In the episode 301 "Rainforest Shmainforest" there is an organisation (a kids choir) which advocates for preserving rain-forests. The whole plot of the episode is about Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman ...
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Why is Kenny G portrayed as a homosexual in southpark in the last episode of season 3?

I recently started watching South Park episodes and in the final episode of season 3 (Worldwide Recorder Concert), Kenny G is shown as kissing the teacher Garrison. I thought Kenny G might be gay in ...
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What is Mr. Kitty's gender?

I was wondering this for quite a while. Mr. Kitty is a male cat at the beginning of the episodes, but later on it's like he suddenly became a she. (In the episode "Major Boobage" for cheesing they ...
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When did Matt and Trey stop intentionally censoring South Park with bleeps?

I am aware Matt and Trey intentionally censored South Park, but for some time, southparkstudios.com has been offering uncensored versions of the show about a week or two after airing on TV. And, ...
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South Park and references to Muhammad

In the most controversial episode of South Park, involving Muhammad, did the producers Trey Parker and Matt Stone intend to show the face of Muhammad, or did they cave into network pressures demanded ...