The Worst Episodes of South Park

Last Updated: Mar 19, 2019

South Park is an animated series featuring four boys who live in the Colorado town of South Park, which is beset by frequent odd occurrences. The show grew out of a short film that Trey Parker and Matt Stone created called The Spirit of Christmas, and has become an award-winning show that is a unique blend of humor and satire.

Terrance & Phillip in 'Not Without My Anus'

#1 - Terrance & Phillip in 'Not Without My Anus'

Season 2 - Episode 1

The show starts off with the build up from last season's cliffhanger revolving around Cartman's paternal origins. However, just as it seems they are about to get on with the second half of "Cartman's Mom Is A Dirty Slut," they do a 180 degree turn-around and reveal that for April Fool's Day they will be showing Terrance & Phillip in "Not Without My Anus."

star 6.92
558 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trisha Nixon, Trey Parker
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Jakovasaurs

#2 - Jakovasaurs

Season 3 - Episode 4

The boys discover a live prehistoric Jakovasaur while camping on Stark's Pond. The government and the citizens of South Park are interested in trying to help keep this endangered species alive, until they all realize how annoying the Jakovasaurs really are. The only one who really enjoys them is Cartman. The boys try distracting him while the town tries to send the Jakovasaurs to France.

star 7.05
489 votes
Directors: Matt Stone
Writers: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, David Goodman
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Funnybot

#3 - Funnybot

Season 15 - Episode 2

At the school's first annual Comedy Awards, Jimmy announces that the Germans are the least funny people in the world. Germany is highly insulted. They vow that retaliation toward the kids at South Park Elementary will be swift and brutal.

star 7.17
687 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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The Problem With a Poo

#4 - The Problem With a Poo

Season 22 - Episode 3

Mr. Hankey must defend his character or lose everything that is important to him. Mr. Hankey’s offensive behavior puts him in jeopardy of being fired as the Director of the Annual Christmas Pageant. Meanwhile, at South Park Elementary, Strong Woman and PC Principal face a whole new set of challenges in their relationship.

star 7.17
1,076 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Pip

#5 - Pip

Season 4 - Episode 14

This is the story of Pip's origin. Pip gets a job at the Havesham Estate where he meets Estella. She only spurns his optimism with insults. When Pip is offered the opportunity to become a gentleman he goes to London only to discover that Miss Havesham plans to break his heart. Her plan is to use Pip's tears to power her Genesis device and will allow her to gain revenge on all men.

star 7.18
364 votes
Directors: Eric Stough
Writers: Trey Parker
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Eat, Pray, Queef

#6 - Eat, Pray, Queef

Season 13 - Episode 4

Someone played an April Fools joke on the boys and it didn't go over well. Butters is incapacitated, Cartman is furious and the rest of the boys are afraid someone might do it again.

star 7.26
533 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Crippled Summer

#7 - Crippled Summer

Season 14 - Episode 7

Competition is the name of the game this summer. There is no time for Jimmy and his friends to slack off. They're working to be this year's champions at summer camp. Jimmy suits up and prepares to shred in the annual surfing contest.

star 7.26
586 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Britney's New Look

#8 - Britney's New Look

Season 12 - Episode 2

While trying to escape her troubles in the secluded mountains near South Park, Britney Spears has a run-in with the boys. Stan and Kyle get swept up in her celebrity as well as the non-stop feeding frenzy that plagues her wherever she goes. The boys must take Britney to the North Pole when they learn the secret behind what makes her so popular.

star 7.28
498 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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A Million Little Fibers

#9 - A Million Little Fibers

Season 10 - Episode 5

Towelie writes a book and it gets selected for Oprah’s book club. It becomes a best seller with everyone getting a lot help for their addictions; until a faction of Oprah's staff leak the truth about the book.

star 7.28
436 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Moss Piglets

#10 - Moss Piglets

Season 21 - Episode 8

Jimmy and Timmy’s experiment could win them first prize in the annual science fair.

star 7.37
1,710 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Jewpacabra

#11 - Jewpacabra

Season 16 - Episode 4

South Park's big Easter egg hunt is in jeopardy when there are rumors of a dangerous beast lurking in the woods nearby. Cartman tries to warn everyone that their lives are at risk if they participate in the egg hunt. No one believes him until he produces video evidence of the mystery being.

star 7.37
823 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Buddha Box

#12 - Buddha Box

Season 22 - Episode 8

Cartman has been diagnosed with anxiety and he just can’t deal with people any longer. They get in the way of what’s most important in his life.

star 7.40
872 votes
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Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics

#13 - Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics

Season 3 - Episode 15

Mr. Hankey introduces 10 musical segments highlighting songs the on the CD "Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics." The boys and all of the other South Park characters sing their own songs for the Holidays and realize that Christmas is all about the presents.

star 7.43
363 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Royal Pudding

#14 - Royal Pudding

Season 15 - Episode 3

The Prince of Canada is about to take a Princess and Ike is obsessed with the Royal Wedding.

star 7.45
643 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Terrance and Phillip: Behind the Blow

#15 - Terrance and Phillip: Behind the Blow

Season 5 - Episode 5

In the grand tradition of Wham UK, flatulant Canadian superstars, Terrance and Phillip, have broken up over creative differences. The clock is ticking as the boys struggle to reunite the fartastic duo, and recruit them in time for South Park's Earth Day festivities.

star 7.45
413 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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A Boy and a Priest

#16 - A Boy and a Priest

Season 22 - Episode 2

A very special relationship has developed between Butters and the Parish Priest. When the town finds the church doors locked and no sign of the pair, they call in the Catholic Church.

star 7.45
1,128 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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White People Renovating Houses

#17 - White People Renovating Houses

Season 21 - Episode 1

Randy comes to grips with what it means to be white in today's society.

star 7.46
2,927 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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The City Part of Town

#18 - The City Part of Town

Season 19 - Episode 3

As the town of South Park is gentrifying around him, Kenny gets a job at City Wok.

star 7.47
1,988 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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City on the Edge of Forever (a.k.a. Flashbacks)

#19 - City on the Edge of Forever (a.k.a. Flashbacks)

Season 2 - Episode 7

While their school bus is dangling on the edge of a cliff, the boys remember some of their past adventures. Mrs. Crabtree catches a ride into town with a stranger and winds up doing a brief stint as a standup comedienne. Back in South Park, Mr. Mackey convinces the parents that their missing children must have run away. In the end it's all a dream within a dream.

star 7.47
490 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker, Nancy Pimental
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I Should Have Never Gone Ziplining

#20 - I Should Have Never Gone Ziplining

Season 16 - Episode 6

The boys try zip-lining in the Colorado mountains on the last day of spring break, but their adventure takes a dangerous, life-threatening turn.

star 7.48
853 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Stunning and Brave

#21 - Stunning and Brave

Season 19 - Episode 1

There is a new principal at the helm of South Park Elementary. He forces the boys to confront the damage they’ve done through their history of racism and unconscious bias. It is the most stunning and brave South Park ever.

star 7.48
2,366 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Holiday Special

#22 - Holiday Special

Season 21 - Episode 3

In a return to form, a forbidden love story between a white man and a Native American man unfolds.

star 7.49
2,323 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Roger Ebert Should Lay Off the Fatty Foods

#23 - Roger Ebert Should Lay Off the Fatty Foods

Season 2 - Episode 11

The kids go on a field trip to the planetarium. All of the children except Cartman are acting weird. As usual Stan and Kyle, with Kenny's sacrifice, try to get to bottom of the mystery. Meanwhile, Cartman wins an appearance on a snack commercial. The four boys get to the root of the strange planetarium.

star 7.50
468 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker, David Goodman
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Tweek x Craig

#24 - Tweek x Craig

Season 19 - Episode 6

The news of a romantic relationship between Tweek and Craig hits South Park Elementary. Mr. Mackey tries to figure out who started the rumor. Meanwhile, Cartman, who struggles to understand his friends’ relationship, finds he has an admirer of his own.

star 7.51
1,948 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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Franchise Prequel

#25 - Franchise Prequel

Season 21 - Episode 4

Facebook is the ultimate weapon for Professor Chaos.

star 7.51
2,233 votes
Directors: Trey Parker
Writers: Trey Parker
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