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The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time 

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List of the best South Park episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top South Park episodes of all time are. Make sure to also check best episodes featuring Butters, hilarious episodes featuring Randymost controversial South Park episodes, and the best South Park Halloween episodes. Fans of South Park are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists - so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is, or rather the funniest South Park episodes.

What are your top 10 South Park episodes? Just what are the greatest South Park episodes? You can even let this serve as your South Park episode guide.

*Updated to include all episodes up to Season 22, and updated weekly to include new Season 23 episodes, including "Season Finale" "Band in China," and more.*

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Scott Tenorman Must Die ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 4, Season: South Park - Season 5

Original Airing: Jul 11 2001

Season 5, Episode 4

Cartman goes medieval on Scott Tenorman's ass when ginger-haired Scott tricks our supple hero into buying his pubic hair for $16.12. Radiohead guest stars and plays a role in Cartman's elaborate ...more
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Make Love, Not Warcraft ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 8, Season: South Park - Season 10

Original Airing: October 4, 2006

Season 10, Episode 8

"Make Love, Not Warcraft" is the eighth episode of the tenth season of the animated television series South Park, and the 147th episode overall. It first aired on Comedy Central in the ...more
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Casa Bonita is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 11, Season: South Park - Season 7

Original Airing: November 12, 2003

Season 7, Episode 11

"Casa Bonita" is the 11th episode of the 7th season and the 107th overall episode of Comedy Central's South Park. It revolves around Eric Cartman's plots to get to a popular Mexican ...more
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Good Times with Weapons ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 1, Season: South Park - Season 8

Original Airing: Mar 17 2004

Season 8, Episode 1

South Park takes on the look of Japanese Anime. The boys are transformed into Japanese Warriors after they buy martial arts weapons at a local flea market. Their sworn enemy, Professor Chaos, ...more
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Butters' Bottom Bitch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 9, Season: South Park - Season 13

Original Airing: October 14, 2009

Season 13, Episode 9

Butters has made it all the way to the 4th grade without ever kissing a girl. All of his friends have been teasing him mercilessly. Butters is determined to catch up with the rest of the boys in ...more
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Medicinal Fried Chicken ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 3, Season: South Park - Season 14

Original Airing: March 31, 2010

Season 14, Episode 3

State Law in Colorado says it's legal to smoke pot if you have a physician's reference. Randy is the first-in-line to buy some but he's turned away because there's absolutely nothing wrong with ...more
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With Apologies to Jesse ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 1, Season: South Park - Season 11

Original Airing: March 7, 2007

Season 11, Episode 1

Randy uses the "N" word on live TV and faces public ridicule for it and Stan tries to understand Token's feelings on the subject. Meanwhile, a little person visits South Park ...more
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The Return of the Fellow... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
The Return of the Fellowship of the Ring to the Two Towers

Original Airing: November 13, 2002

Season 6, Episode 13

The boys are on a mission: return "The Lord of the Rings" to the Two Towers Video Store in Conifer. But this is no ordinary copy. Butters, the evil sixth graders, and the boys' parents all try to steal the ring, er tape, from the boys. Will they succeed?

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AWESOM-O is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 5, Season: South Park - Season 8

Original Airing: April 14, 2004

Season 8, Episode 5

Cartman dresses up like a robot, calls himself AWESOM-O, and moves in with Butters. His plan is to learn all of Butter’s innermost secrets and then use them against him. While Butters is ...more
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Christian Rock Hard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Christian Rock Hard Episode: 9, Season: South Park - Season 7

Original Airing: Oct 29 2003

Season 7, Episode 9

The boys have hit a crossroads with their band "Moop." Cartman wants the band to play Christian Rock, and leaves the band when Stan, Kyle, and Kenny don't agree. Before leaving, ...more
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The Imaginationland Tril... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
The Imaginationland Trilogy Episode: 7, Season: South Park - Season 0

Original Airing: Mar 12, 2008

Specials, Episode 7

In this never-before-seen Director's Cut the doors of the world s imagination are thrown wide open and the boys of South Park are transported to a magical realm in their greatest odyssey ever. ...more
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The Death of Eric Cartma... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 6, Season: South Park - Season 9

Original Airing: April 13, 2005

Season 9, Episode 6

"The Death of Eric Cartman" is Episode 6 of Season 9 of the animated television series South Park and the 131st episode over all. It first aired on Comedy Central in the United States ...more
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All About Mormons is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 12, Season: South Park - Season 7

Original Airing: November 19, 2003

Season 7, Episode 12

"All About Mormons", also known as "All About the Mormons?", is the twelfth episode of the seventh season of the American animated television series South Park, and the 108th ...more
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Cartmanland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 6, Season: South Park - Season 5

Original Airing: July 25, 2001

Season 5, Episode 6

Cartman inherits one million dollars from his grandmother, fulfilling his lifelong dream of owning his own amusement park, Cartmanland! A hemorrhoid erupts in Kyle's ass when he learns of ...more
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Ginger Kids is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 11, Season: South Park - Season 9

Original Airing: Nov 09, 2005

Season 9, Episode 11 

Cartman suffers from a mysterious and sudden on-set of the disease, Gingervitus. Sick and tired of being ripped-on because he now has red hair, light skin and freckles, he rallies all ginger ...more
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Fishsticks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 5, Season: South Park - Season 13

Original Airing: April 8, 2009

Season 13, Episode 5

"Fishsticks" is the fifth episode of the thirteenth season of the American animated television series South Park, and the 186th overall episode of the series. It was originally ...more
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Butters' Very Own Episod... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 14, Season: South Park - Season 5

Original Airing: December 12, 2001

Season 5, Episode 14

Butters finds out what his father has been up to late at night and when his mother hears, she overreacts by trying to kill her son and then herself back at home. After returning home and ...more
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Woodland Critter Christm... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 14, Season: South Park - Season 8

Original Airing: December 15, 2004

Season 8, Episode 14

Stan is approached by the forest critters and asked to help them build a manger in anticipation of the birth of their Lord and Savior. Stan complies, only to find out that they serve a very ...more
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Simpsons Already Did It ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
The Simpsons Already Did It Episode: 7, Season: South Park - Season 6

Original Airing: June 26, 2002

Season 6, Episode 7

Professor Chaos returns with brand new, super evil, schemes to wreak havoc on South Park; unfortunately, the Simpsons have already done them all. Meanwhile, a super secret ingredient helps ...more
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Cartman Joins NAMBLA is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
C_Moorehead added Cartman Joins NAMBLA Episode: 5, Season: South Park - Season 4

Original Airing: June 21, 2000

Season 4, Episode 5

Cartman decides to seek the friendship of older men. Using the Internet, he makes a connection with men who love to hang out with little boys. An organization called NAMBLA (North American Man ...more
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Le Petit Tourette is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 8, Season: South Park - Season 11

Original Airing: October 3, 2007

Season 11, Episode 8

Upon discovering Tourette's syndrome, Cartman becomes mad with power. He finds out he has the ability to say whatever he wants without consequence, so he sets up National TV Coverage to take ...more
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Trapped in the Closet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Trapped in the Closet Episode: 12, Season: South Park - Season 9

Original Airing: November 16, 2005

Season 9, Episode 12

"Trapped in the Closet" is the twelfth episode of the ninth season of the animated series South Park, and the 137th episode of the series overall. It originally aired on Comedy Central ...more
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Cartman Sucks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 2, Season: South Park - Season 11

Original Airing: March 14, 2007

Season 11, Episode 2

Butters' dad sends him off to special camp to "Pray the Gay Away" when he believes that his son is bi-curious after catching him in a compromising position with Cartman. Meanwhile, ...more
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Die Hippie, Die is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Die Hippie, Die Episode: 2, Season: South Park - Season 9

Original Airing: March 16, 2005

Season 9, Episode 2

Cartman seeks to rid the world of hippies once and for all.
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Major Boobage is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 'South Park' Episodes of All Time
Episode: 3, Season: South Park - Season 12

Original Airing: March 26, 2008

Season 12, Episode 3

In a South Park homage to the 1981 film, “Heavy Metal”, the boys are trying to get Kenny off the latest drug craze that’s captured the junior high and under set.