The 25 Greatest 'South Park' Moments – Updated

From singing poops to Scientologists – looking back on the hit Comedy Central show's most memorable (and memorably offensive) jokes

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Cartman Wins the Special Olympics (Season 8, Episode 2)
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5. Cartman Wins the Special Olympics (Season 8, Episode 2)

When Timmy and Jimmy decide to compete in the Special Olympics, Eric Cartman refuses to let them steal any of his potential glory – and pretends to be "special" in order to compete. South Park was rarely more offensive than when it mocked the disabled, and this episode certainly walks an extremely fine line between satirizing the way society treats those with disabilities versus using such characters for cheap laughs. In the end, of course, Cartman is simply too physically unfit to truly compete. On the DVD commentary for this episode, Stone claimed that he once pretended to be disabled to get into an amusement park for free. We're still cringing. BT

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