3. Trey Parker ad-libs most of Cartman’s lines. He’s admitted that Cartman is his favorite character.
9. There is either a mention of or an appearance by a celebrity in every episode to date.
11. There’s a running theme throughout the series that one character dresses up like Chewbacca every Halloween special.
12. The infamous bass-heavy theme song is performed by the band Primus.
14. Stone creates Kenny’s muffled voice by speaking into his hand or sleeve. All of Kenny’s lines are scripted, even if they are impossible to decipher.
21. Butters’ real name is Leopold Scotch.
22. Unlike other animated shows that are created months before their air date, South Park often reflects current events since the show is put together in a matter of days.
- California lawmakers have passed a bill that would require prison time for those convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious victim.