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, 1997-2015)
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 Kyle Broflovski / ... (260 episodes, 1997-2015)
Mona Marshall ...
 Sheila Broflovski / ... (171 episodes, 2000-2015)
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 Sharon Marsh / ... (142 episodes, 2004-2015)
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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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Kenny is seen to be more skilled with weapons while Cartman uses them more 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 »

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Timmy: GOBBLES.
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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits, actress Henstridge, Natasha is referred to as "The Chick from Species" in the episode where she voices a lesbian substitute teacher. See more »

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South Park (theme song)
Music by Primus
Lyrics by Trey Parker and Matt Stone
Performed by Les Claypool, Trey Parker and Matt Stone
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User Reviews

Extremely offensive, and beneath it lies huge laughs...
24 October 2003 | by (Pine Valley, California) – See all my reviews

Matt and Trey need to be commended for this series. It takes shots at EVERYTHING, and it does it in really questionable taste. But that's why I love it. Because, beneath the crude language and vulgar humor, South Park contains one of most biting satires in existence. This show is hilarious, constantly taking current events, such as Stem Cell Research, or fads, like the infamous Poke'mon craze, and spinning their own view on them. Thank you, Matt Stone and Trey Parker. Thank you.

BOTTOM LINE: One show I try to never miss on Wednesdays. This series gives me something to look for.


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