South Park: Season 5, Episode 2

Cripple Fight (27 Jun. 2001)

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The boys fight to get Big Gay Al reinstated as their scout leader, and Timmy is jealous of the new handicapped kid in town, Jimmy.

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Stan Marsh / Eric Cartman / Randy Marsh / Timmy / Jimmy Valmer / Skeeter / Scout Leader #1 / Scout Leader #2 / Mr. Grazier / Susan's Husband / Man in Crowd #2 / Chris the News Reporter / Interviewee #2 / Steven Spielberg / Tom the News Reader / Man in Crowd #3 / Judge (voice)
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Controversy arises when Big Gay Al becomes a counselor for the South Park Boy Scouts. Meanwhile, Timmy resents a new handicapped boy who steals attention away from him. Written by Mike

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One of the people thanked in the "Cripple Fight" episode is actress/comedian Geri Jewell. See more »

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The cake Timmy throws at Jimmy is a strawberry cake, but the one that lands on Jimmy is chocolate. As the scene ends, the cake Timmy threw is back on the table, but the cookies and donuts are gone. See more »

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Jimmy Swanson: [Helping Timmy up] Timmy. I told you. Put on the HAT!
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"Attention shoppers...in the parking lot...Cripple fight..."
12 April 2009 | by (Topeka,Kansas,USA) – See all my reviews

The summary line comes from a line Cartman delivers to a crowded shopping center. It's the climax scene of this ep where South Parks resident disabled hero,the wonderful Timmy,faces stiff competition from the new disabled kid,a palsied comedian named Jimmy. Meanwhile,the scouts--for which all the boys including the two just mentioned--gets a shake-up when Big Gay Al is no longer allowed to head the scouts because he's--SURPRISE!--gay. His replacement,a Mr.Slippyfist(really)turns out to be something worse,much to the too-late-chagrin of the parents. The resulting re-verb furor over the discrimination rounds out the episode,and the overall result is blissful comedy. While the politics of this show has a scrambled yet slightly Republicna feel to it(and really,not too many of these dhows DIDN'T have that),it should still please most viewers of "South Park",maybe even winning over a few converts. Just one of the MANY great eps,much of them from a five year period(1999-03)where the show was at its most purely creative IMHO. Worth TiVo-ing,for sure.


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