The 17 Most Controversial South Park Episodes

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List Criteria: Vote up the episodes of South Park that caused the most controversy when they aired

A list of the most controversial episodes in South Park history. Since 1997, South Park has delighted fans and infuriated its enemies too many times to even count. That's why we're taking some of the most controversial moments in the show's history and compiling them right here on this list. Trey Parker and Matt Stone have made a living off making jokes and controversy, with no delicate balance in between. The results are often times hysterical, but when they do decide to needle their enemies, what happens is usually spectacular. 

Who could forget the "Trapped in the Closet" episode where Parker and Stone not only managed to question Tom Cruise's sexuality and Scientology as a whole, but weaved in R. Kelly as well? The show almost got kicked off the air when it aired "201," an episode that depicted the prophet Mohammad in a form that eventually got censored. The controversy managed to anger the South Park creators, who wanted the image shown, and Muslims worldwide who were furious about a potential depiction. 

No matter how you feel about the show, South Park evokes strong opinions. Some thing these South Park episodes should be banned from television. Others love their controversial subject matter. No matter what side you're on, you're bound have feelings about these controversies one way or another. Vote up the most offensive South Park episodes on this list. 
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