Timmy arrives in South Park as a new student. Although he is obviously intellectually disabled and is only capable of saying his name, none of the teachers recognize this fact and instead diagnose him as having ADD and give him Ritalin. As part of Timmy's treatment, he no longer has to do homework, so naturally all the other kids demand to be diagnosed with ADD and given Ritalin, too. Meanwhile, Timmy ends up creating a local controversy when he becomes front man for a garage rock band. Written by
Jean-Marc Rocher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
and Matt Stone
put an Oscar-wielding Phil Collins parody in this episode mainly because Collins had beat them at the Oscars in the category 'Best Original Song' earlier. See more
The overhead shot of Skyler after he and his band win the Battle of the Bands shows the curtains drawn wrong. See more
Phil Collins warns that a novelty band that makes fun of the handicapped should not be allowed to play at Lallapala-blah-blah-blah, and vows to do everything in his power to stop it. Phil Collins by the way divorced his wife by a fax and then married a 27-year old.