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 / ... (257 episodes, 1997-2014)
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 Kyle Broflovski / ... (257 episodes, 1997-2014)
Mona Marshall ...
 Sheila Broflovski / ... (166 episodes, 2000-2014)
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 Sharon Marsh / ... (139 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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Trivia

When the school counselor tells Mr Garrison that Mr Hat is an impersonation of his gay side, Mr Hat is replaced by the "hand puppet" Mr Twig, which has a pink triangular patch on its shirt. The same patch was used in Nazi concentration camps to label homosexuals. 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: You little turds, you ruined my life for the last time
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Crazy Credits

The tune used for the Braniff logo at the end of the credits is the opening song from Trey Parker and Matt Stone's first film, "Alfred Packer: The Musical" (aka Cannibal: The Musical). Titled "Shpadoinkle Day". "The Sky is blue, and all the leaves are green. The Suns as warm as a baked potato. I think I know exactly what I mean, when I say its a Shpadoinkle day!" See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.184 (2012) 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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