Cartman's plan to propel himself into the future goes horribly wrong. South Park Elementary faces strong opposition to the topic of evolution being taught to the 4th graders, especially from Ms. Garrison who has to teach it. Eric Cartman can't be bothered with what's going on in class. He's busy manipulating his own personal time-line to align with the precise release date of the newest, hottest game. Written by
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Due to the plot element of Cartman's impatience for the release of the Wii, Nintendo gave Matt Stone
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[the kids in class, including a new girl, see Ms. Garrison arriving, not too happy to teach them evolution
All right, kids, it is now my job to teach you the theory of evolution.
Now I, for one, think evolution is a bunch of *bullcrap*! But I've been told I have to teach it to you anyway. It was thought up by Charles Darwin and it goes something like this...
[she goes up to a large poster of evolution and begins pointing things out with her pointer
In the beginning, we were all fish. ...