South Park (1997– )

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Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado.

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 Stan Marsh / ... (260 episodes, 1997-2014)
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 Kyle Broflovski / ... (260 episodes, 1997-2014)
Mona Marshall ...
 Sheila Broflovski / ... (171 episodes, 2000-2014)
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 Sharon Marsh / ... (142 episodes, 2004-2014)
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 Chef (136 episodes, 1997-2006)
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Storyline

The curious, adventure-seeking, fourth grade group of boys, Stan, Kyle, Cartman, and Kenny, all join in in buffoonish adventures that sometimes evolve nothing. Sometimes something that was simple at the start, turns out to get out of control. Everything is odd in the small mountain town, South Park, and the boys always find something to do with it.

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Four boys. One f**ked up town.

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13 August 1997 (USA)  »

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Trivia

The creators commented that when the show was first popular, the catch phrase from people on the street had been, "Omigod! They killed Kenny! You bastards!" With the introduction of a wheelchair-bound boy with cerebral palsy, the catch phrase became "TIMMAY!" See more »

Goofs

Exactly who is related to who in the Marsh family is never consistent. Early episodes imply that Jimbo and Marvin (Stan's grandfather) are on Sharon's side of the family, whereas more recent ones imply they are on Randy's side. Being on Sharon's side makes sense for Jimbo, as he has a different last name. However, Marvin's last name is, indeed, confirmed to be Marsh. Matt Stone revealed in an interview that Jimbo Kerns is Randy's half-brother. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Garrison: Mr. Slave, did you finish taking attendance?
Mr. Slave: All done-sy wun-sy.
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Crazy Credits

If the characters sing a song in the episode, it is almost always played over the end credits. See more »

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Referenced in Pretty Persuasion (2005) See more »

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I Laughed Till' I Cried
20 May 2003 | by (Orlando, USA) – See all my reviews

This is the show about the four foul mouthed little kids in Colorado. Well, three now, with different kids rotating in and out to fill the spot that Kenny left.

Matt Stone and Trey Parker are comedic geniuses. I think that people who simply brush this off as uninspired pandering to foul mouthed kids like the ones in this show aren't looking deep enough. There is actually a lot of intelligent social commentary here - it's just masked under anything they could possibly offend someone with.


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