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7 Notorious Celebrities Outshined by Their ‘South Park’ Alter Egos

Most of the time, accurately hits the mark with their satirical portrayal of celebrities. For instance, John Edwards is depicted as the manipulative individual who capitalizes on people’s sorrow, mirroring his real-life persona. Similarly, captures the essence of and portrays her accurately as a mean and entitled figure. However, there have been instances where the show failed to fully expose the true monstrosity of certain individuals.

1. R. Kelly

In one episode, R. Kelly is depicted as a violent individual brandishing a gun and making threats. While this portrayal is concerning, it pales in comparison to the reality of R. Kelly’s heinous acts as a rapist and pedophile.

2. Mama June

While the show went to great lengths to mock Honey Boo Boo, a child star, it missed the mark in its critique of her mother, Mama June. The portrayal of Mama June as an overweight, uncouth individual falls short of highlighting the extent to which she exploited her child for fame.

3. Rob Schneider

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4. Jared Fogle

Before the public revelation of Jared Fogle’s crimes, South Park depicted him as a naive and slightly deceitful spokesperson for Subway. However, the show creators rectified this oversight by portraying him as a boss fight in the 2017 video game South Park: The Fractured but Whole.

5. Kanye West

While South Park portrayed Kanye West as a clueless individual incapable of grasping humor, the show failed to delve into his conspiracy theories and anti-Semitic beliefs, which overshadow his persona.

6. Mel Gibson

Once again, South Park mocked Mel Gibson for his eccentric behavior without fully addressing his anti-Semitic remarks.

7. Donald Trump

Despite being depicted as an angry and xenophobic character, Mr. Garrison’s portrayal as a substitute for Trump during his presidency lacked the impact needed to effectively critique Trump’s actions. By keeping Trump as an off-screen character, South Park missed the opportunity to thoroughly satirize his controversial decisions and behaviors during his term, including the insurrection at the Capitol.

There are numerous reasons to oppose Trump’s potential return to the White House, with Mr. Garrison’s portrayal on South Park being a significant factor, especially considering the events surrounding the Capitol insurrection.