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Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Jennifer Howell, April Stewart, Eliza Schneider, Mona Marshall, Isaac Hayes, Adrien Beard

Video: 'South Park' Takes on Bill Cosby Scandal With a Creepy Christmas Special

December 12, 2014 10:12:37

"" tackled sex abuse scandal in its holiday special which aired on Wednesday, December 10. The episode featured a faux holiday show titled "The Washington Redskins Go F**k Yourself Holiday Special" in which animated version of Cosby and sang "Baby It's Cold Outside".

The Comedy Central series put a spin on the Christmas song as the veteran comedian tried to keep Swift in his home and offered her a drink. "Say what's in this drink?" Swift asked, while one of the tweets from viewers displayed on the screen read, "Taylor looks totally scared". Cosby responded, "That's just some J-E-L-L-O."

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Kim Kardashian Reportedly 'Livid' Over 'South Park' Parody

December 13, 2013 11:12:02

is reportedly not happy that "" poked fun at her body. "Kim is livid with what the guys from South Park did," a source tells Hollywood Life. "She has found nothing to laugh about with what the show did, and considers it an unnecessary attack. The only thing she is happy about is that they didn't make fun of North."

In its season 17 finale which aired Wednesday night, December 11, the animated show brought Kim's body issue into the storyline after Butters rejected a date offer from Lisa, calling her too fat. When confronted by Wendy about his rude statement to Lisa, Butters revealed his dream girl was like Kim, "who takes care of herself and knows how to look good, whose got perfect skin and no splotches on her legs and perfect everything."

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'South Park' Misses Deadline for the First Time Due to Blackout

October 17, 2013 10:10:44

"" blew a deadline for the first time in its 13-year history. Series creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone were unable to finish a planned episode for Wednesday, October 16 titled "Goth Kids 3: Dawn of the Posers" due to power outage.

Comedy Central announces, "From animation to rendering to editing and sound, all of their computers were down for hours and they were unable to finish episode 1704 'Goth Kids 3: Dawn of the Posers' in time for air tonight."

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Preview: 'South Park' Spoofs 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo'

October 03, 2012 11:10:55

Being the latest sensation in unscripted TV world, "" gets an animated treatment from "" crew. A preview for an upcoming episode of the Comedy Central series sees Alana Thompson a.k.a. Honey Boo Boo and her mother June Shannon picking a pig for pageant.

"We wanna pick a pig that has pizzazz and knows how to work it, girl," says the animated June while holding Alana. "I want that one!" the 7-year-old girl says, before quickly changing her mind, "That pig over there gave me the evil eye. I want that one! I want that one!"

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Video: 'South Park' Makes Fun of Penn State Abuse Scandal

November 18, 2011 03:11:07

"" has once again tried to bring laughter by making jokes on a sensitive issue. The November 16 episode of the animated show took a jab at Penn State sex abuse scandal by featuring a social worker character making fun of the case, much to his own delight.

The social worker, Mr. Adams, appears in "The Soft Room" scene as he tries to talk to Kenny and his siblings who are taken out of their parents custody when they get in trouble with the law. "I've been looking over my file and see you kids have all been horribly physically and emotionally abused. Oh, whoops! That isn't your case file. It's the Penn State University Gazette," he jokes.

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'South Park' Renewed Up to 2016

November 17, 2011 01:11:17

There are three more years in "" life because Comedy Central has renewed it for broadcast up to 2016. Trey Parker and Matt Stone will continue their role as writers, directors and editors of every episode.

"The collective genius of Matt and Trey knows no bounds," said Michele Ganeless, president of Comedy Central. "Week after week and season after season they continue to surprise and delight South Park fans, and that includes all of us here at Comedy Central. We're thrilled that the adventures of Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman will continue through 2016."

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Sneak Peek: 'South Park' Takes on Occupy Wall Street Protests

November 02, 2011 04:11:44

Having been known for its interest in today's popular events, "" will include a reference to Occupy Wall Street protests in its upcoming episode. Titled "1%", the Wednesday, November 2 outing will center on Cartman who fails to pass Physical Fitness exam at his school.

Cartman's classmates are not happy when they have to endure extra work out time because of this. As the 99% of fourth grade kids blame him, Cartman responds, "I know how this works. You're the 99% ganging up on the one percent." Sobbing in his room, he says, "Now the 99% is saying everything is my fault."

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Report: Scientologists Sent in Mole to Dig Out Dirt From 'South Park' Team

October 25, 2011 01:10:32

Scientologist leaders reportedly did not take it lightly when "" spoofed its teachings in an episode that aired in 2005. A former high ranking official at the church, Marty Rathbun, has leaked a document which detail Scientology's Office of Special Affairs' (OSA) efforts to silence the show's creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

According to the document, the leaders of L. Ron Hubbard's religion ordered a private investigation to find weakness in the "South Park" team. It was said that the organization was identifying Parker and Stone's close friends, including and his then-wife, , to find a direct line into the writer duo.

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Video: 'South Park' Takes on Arnold Schwarzenegger's Love Child Scandal

May 20, 2011 10:05:43

's marital woe has been spoofed on "". The former California governor's love child scandal, which has just been made public earlier this week, is mentioned in an episode aired Wednesday, May 18 as Butters confuses Schwarzenegger's real life with his character's in "Terminator 5".

In a scene set at lunchroom, Butters describes a trailer for the not-yet-released movie, telling his friends that Terminator has an illegitimate child and that Skeletor wants to fight him over it. "No, dude. That's not the trailer for 'Terminator 5' that really happened," another boy responds to Butters' story.

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Penelope Cruz and Johnny Depp's 'South Park' Prank

May 10, 2011 06:05:00

and are both big fans of the comedy series "" and after losing a bet with Depp, Penelope had to perform an odd forfeit which involved her donning a crass costume in front of their co-workers - and she fears his pictures will one day surface online.

She explains to Britain's Daily Mirror, "Johnny and I are both fans of 'South Park' and the character Mr Hankey the Christmas Poo. It's absurd but very funny. Johnny made this outfit for me and we had a bet which I lost. And I had to wear the Poo outfit on the set."

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Sneak Peek to Royal Wedding Spoof on 'South Park'

May 10, 2011 03:05:59

The Royal Wedding fever apparently is not over yet. More than a week after the big event took place on April 29, "" will air an episode which spoofs the official union of Prince William and Kate Middleton who are now titled the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

In the "South Park" version, the prince of Canada is about to take a princess and thousands have gathered outside a building resembling London's Westminster Abbey. However, the woman who is "aboot to be princess of Canada" gets kidnapped right before she walks down the aisle. Coming to rescue her is Ike Broflovski.

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'South Park' Creators Facing Copyright Infringement Lawsuit

November 16, 2010 01:11:41

"" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker are facing legal action over allegations they copied a hit online music video for an episode of the popular cartoon. The song "What What (In the Butt)" by Samwell became a viral phenomenon in 2007 when it racked up over 33 million views on YouTube and became one of the most watched music videos of all time.

The track was mimicked on "South Park" in 2008, when it featured on an episode entitled "Canada on Strike" - but the parody has landed producers in trouble, and they were hit with a copyright infringement lawsuit by Brownmark Films bosses on Friday, November 12.

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'South Park' Apology for Similarity in 'Inception' Episode Accepted

October 23, 2010 11:10:43

"" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker admitted to similarity between their recent "" spoof and an episode done by web comedy video CollegeHumor. "It's just because we do the show in six days, and we're stupid and we just threw it together," Stone said in the confession. "But in the end, there are some lines that we had to call and apologize for."

On October 20, "South Park" aired an episode called "Insheeption" where many dialogues are noticably too similar to the web video called "Inception Characters Don't Understand Inception" which was written by Dan Gurewitch and David Young, and posted on CollegeHumor on August 2. While CollegeHumor said, "Shared unconstructed dream space" to explain what Limbo is, the Comedy Central cartoon said "Empty scary dream space."

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'South Park' Takes on 'Jersey Shore', 'Real Housewives' and Osama bin Laden

October 14, 2010 04:10:21

Only possible to happen in "", America is saved by Al-Qaeda's leader Osama bin Laden. In the October 13 episode called "New Jersey", the Comedy Central show took a jab at three phenomenons, "", Osama bin Laden and "", at the same time.

Teresa Giudice from the "Housewives" franchise is animated as the woman who likes to flip out when it comes to her family. from "Shore" also gets the cartoon treatment but instead of being petite, the animated version is big and monster-like. "All they do is hump and punch each other," Stan complained about the Jersey people.

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Preview: 'Jersey Shore' Spoofed on 'South Park'

October 08, 2010 01:10:11

"" has gone down the road, even made a "Sesame Street" version of it. Now, "" is the subject of spoof on Comedy Central's "" which will return next Wednesday, October 13 with the episode called "New Jersey".

Cartman, Stan, Kenny and assorted other South Parkians attempt to hold the line against the Jerseyfication of the world. Everything east of the Rockies is now part of New Jersey. South Park is in danger of becoming West Jersey within the week and Jerseyites comprising of people like and spill into Colorado, approaching South Park.

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Man Who Threatened 'South Park' Arrested and Questioned

July 22, 2010 10:07:23

Earlier this year "" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker received death threats from a guy who resided in Virginia for writing an episode which features Prophet Muhammad in a bear costume. Stone and Park can now at least take a breath of relief for Zachary Chesser has been arrested in charges which actually are not related to the threat.

The 20-year-old who graduated from Oakton High School was detained on Wednesday, July 21 for confessing his links to a terror group believed to have affiliation with al-Qaeda. He publicly told the FBI agents that he tried to travel to Kenya and Somalia to join Al-Shabaab, bringing along his infant son so that he would not be suspected. According to the affidavit, Chesser was barred from the July 10 flight and told by the Transportation Security Administration that he was on the no-fly list.

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Matt and Trey Respond to Censored 'South Park'

April 23, 2010 09:04:01

Comedy Central is not taking a risk of them getting killed by a radical Muslim group so they censored the "" bit which was deemed an insult to the religion's Prophet Muhammad. Two recent episodes of the satirical animation featured the holy figure in bear costume which Revolution Muslim took as an insult. The group quickly responded with a message on their official website.

The post, written by Abu Talhah Al-Amrikee, said, "We have to warn [creators] Matt [Stone] and Trey [Parker] that what they are doing is stupid, and they will probably wind up like Theo van Gogh for airing this show. This is not a threat, but a warning of the reality of what will likely happen to them." van Gogh is a Dutch film maker who was killed by an Islamic extremist in 2004.

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Sneak Peek: 'South Park' Takes on Tiger Wood's Scandal

March 13, 2010 10:03:11

"" would not miss the chance to mock on and his press conference to confirm that he had performed infidelity in the past. The married golfer is animated in the Comedy Central series and the character said he's entitled to enjoy the temptation that comes with being a successful celebrity. Cartman is seen behind him throughout.

The Tiger Woods episode will be the opening of the 14th season which begins Wednesday, March 17. "It's such an important issue in America right now - the sex addiction outbreak," creator Matt Stone told the AP on Friday, March 12. "We're all really concerned about him and hope he gets better."

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Alternate 'South Park' Pilot Available to Watch

August 14, 2009 11:08:51

The never-before-seen 1997 pilot of "" is now available for viewing pleasure. It's basically the same to the aired pilot "Cartman Gets and Anal Probe" that was broadcast 12 years ago but it includes additional four minutes by creators of the twisted animated series, Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

The way they did it back then was to create it entirely by hand on construction paper. Both Parker and Stone handled the animation and voice work. There is also an option to watch it with commentary from animation director Eric Stough and creative director Chris Brion.

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Video: Cut Putin Scene on 'South Park'

July 11, 2009 01:07:06

In an effort to spare their leader a shame, a Russian TV channel cuts a segment of "" that mocks Prime Minister Vladimir V. Putin. The channel, which is called "2x2", said through a spokesman on Friday, July 10 that "the given scene in this version was absent."

Originally airing in U.S. back in 2005, the episode called "Free Willzyx" portrays Putin as a leader who is desperate for money. When Kyle calls him about sending a killer whale to space, he demands 12 million dollars. But realizing that it is just a non-serious call from America, Putin curses on the phone and says "Kiss my a** George Bush, this isn't funny".

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