These celebrities went on down to South Park and had themselves a time, being mercilessly spoofed by the foul-mouthed cartoon series. Can you recognize them in animated form?



Barbra Streisand

publication date: Friday, December 9, 2011

category: Music

clue: This beloved singer and actress is a well-oiled machine when it comes to earning awards for her work.

explanation: Streisand was on a very short list of people who have won an Oscar, an Emmy, a Grammy, and a Tony. In South Park, she was portrayed as an enormous destructive robot. more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Ryan Dunn


Michael Jackson

publication date: Thursday, December 8, 2011

category: Music

clue: It's just ignorant not to recognize the singer of "Thriller" and "Beat It."

explanation: One of Jackson's many quirks spoofed in South Park was his tendency to call his detractors "just ignorant." more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Ryan Dunn


Jennifer Lopez

publication date: Wednesday, December 7, 2011

category: Music

clue: Before marrying Marc Anthony and joining American Idol, this entertainer had a hit with the song "Taco-Flavored Kisses."

explanation: In South Park, Lopez was portrayed as a hand puppet with a crude Latin accent that nonetheless romanced Ben Affleck and recorded hit songs. more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Ryan Dunn


Saddam Hussein

publication date: Tuesday, December 6, 2011

category: Government

clue: The former ruler of Iraq now calls a much hotter place home.

explanation: In South Park, Hussein was depicted having a love affair with Satan. more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, and Ryan Dunn


Kanye West

publication date: Monday, December 5, 2011

category: Music

clue: This hip-hop singer has a beautiful, dark, twisted fantasy about fish sticks.

explanation: On South Park, West imagined himself being the butt of a joke about being a gay fish because he likes "fishsticks." more…

solved by: Steve West, Russ Wilhelm, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, Joanna Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Matthew Preston, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, and Ryan Dunn


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