The episode is based on the ever growing Facebook craze. Butters sees Cartman as his good friend and treats him as so but in later episodes he treats Cartman the same as everybody else. Summary. However, Liane seems to be one of the only humans whom Cartman genuinely cares about; it was only his much-repressed conscience that kept him from killing her in the same episode. An even bigger irony however, would be when he later discover that he was indeed half-Ginger, as his biological father, Jack Tenorman (who was also father of Scott Tenorman) was a Ginger football player for the Denver Broncos. However, as seen in "Merry Christmas Charlie Manson!" He also has displayed traits of gender confusion; he occasionally has tea parties with stuffed dolls (pretending they are talking about how cool he is), owns a (supposed) female cat named "Mr. Kitty", and in "Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society", he was seen re-enacting a scene from The Silence of the Lambs as Buffalo Bill with a rag doll he named Polly Prissy-Pants trapped down a well. 's in order to make some cash while they were out getting drunk on the streets or had killed themselves. Kyle reprimands Cartman for this, saying that “Heidi is a nice girl”, and tells him that he should just break up with her instead of creating horrible schemes to get rid of her, adding that she didn’t deserve to be treated so badly. First In the episode "AWESOM-O", Butters reveals to the residents of South Park a video of Cartman dressed as Britney Spears, while dancing around a cardboard cut-out of Justin Timberlake, which he apparently later made out with. He is seen with a new toy, Muscleman Marc. Eric Theodore Cartman, plus connu sous son nom Cartman, doublé par Christophe Lemoine dans la version française, est l'un des 5 personnages principaux et bien connus de South Park, avec Stan, Kyle,Kenny, et plus tard, Butters.. Il est sans doute le plus populaire et le plus connu des personnages de South Park. Great-grandmother Cartman can, on rare occasions, show compassion towards cats, as in "Major Boobage" in which he hides cats in his attic from the authorities. In the episode "Breast Cancer Show Ever", after Cartman gets brutalized by Wendy, Butters agreed with Craig that he always hated Cartman with everyone else. This particular prejudice most probably originated from the notorious incident with Scott Tenorman, who had red hair and freckles, although it may also be partially due to the fact that Kyle has red hair and Liane Cartman's presumed prejudice against red haired people. However, he was more concerned about being half-ginger than the fact that he murdered his own father. This compassion hints that he has not progressed to be a full sociopath. This means that Cartman does support the republican party but he did not tantrum over any losses in presidential elections, unlike Ike Broflovski. Cartman appears to have a very strong hatred for Kyle, and shows that he has no tolerance for Kyle's Jewish faith. In the time since then, the animated comedy about four foul-mouthed boys from Colorado has been a … Cartman shows a pathological degree of impatience when forced to do something he doesn't want to do or when he has to wait for something he wants. -Kyle, upon seeing Cartman manipulate the gingers into doing the opposite of what he had previously told them to do in "Ginger Kids". Despite their previous friendship, he seemed to resent his presence in "Dead Celebrities" when he possessed Ike and may not have recognized him. Cartman and Butters suffer great injuries together during Super Fun Time, Cartman and Butters arguing in Super Fun Time. Additionally, in "The Jeffersons", he alludes to despising Austrians, apparently failing to note the irony of the fact that he admires Hitler, who was Austrian. You get a boner, slap her titties around some, then stick it inside her and pee". Full name: Eric theodore Cartman 2. In "Imaginationland", Cartman is seen brandishing a Bowie knife. In fact, he is a racist, sexist, and specialist. In "Cartman Finds Love", Cartman's imaginary friend, Cupid Me, debuts. ", or "Would you like to sleep with me, Clyde?". However, as soon as she was done kisses him, she had no more feelings for him. Cartman also seems to have no qualms about seriously invading Kyle's personal space, as shown in a scene from "Manbearpig" wherein Cartman, while contemplating his hatred for Kyle, looms a mere inch or two from Kyle's face as he sleeps; soon Kyle wakes up and yells, "Dude, get away from me!". Cartman's perceived stupidity by his friends can be attributed to his sometimes naive, careless behavior. and "Probably" two-parter, Kyle and many others fall for Cartman's apparently "good intentions" for trying to prevent the children of South Park from going to hell. In "Le Petit Tourette", he is not above thanking Kyle for stopping him from humiliating himself on national television. The family is seen again in the episode "Cartmanland", at his grandmother's funeral. And they become friends after Cartman convinces her to dump her boyfriend Skyler deeming him a jerk. In "201" it is revealed that Cartman's father is actually Jack Tenorman, a ginger haired member of. Although she was a lesbian, and the boys did not understand what it meant, they tried to become lesbians in order to try to win her. He once pushes an unnamed kid up against a wall, until the kid showed him his hall pass, after which Cartman acts as if nothing happened. In "Up the Down Steroid", Cartman had also pretended he was retarded to compete in the Special Olympics and win $1000. In the episode "Le Petit Tourette" when Kyle (unintentionally) saves Cartman from shouting out all his secrets on Dateline (Cartman had originally intended to use fake Tourette's so as to deliver a hate-speech against Jews), Cartman hugs Kyle and thanks him, even saying "I love you, man." His primary goal of that was because he needed someone to pick on (he had started to pick on Butters, but Butters just wasn't feeling it.). This Sunday marks the 20th anniversary of the first episode of South Park. In the early episode "Chickenlover", Cartman receives a nightstick (otherwise known as a baton) due to his duty as police officer. Ironically, despite (or perhaps because of) these qualities, Cartman also seems to be a natural leader, able to utilize overwhelming charisma and rhetoric to gain the obedience of large groups on a moment's notice (as in "The Passion of the Jew"), appearing to be innately aware of how to take advantage of "mob mentality" and direct it toward accomplishing his personal goals, as has been evidenced in countless episodes throughout the series' history. However, in "You're Getting Old", Cartman and Kenny are getting along fine once again, and spend that episode being friendly and hanging out with each other. In "Le Petit Tourette", when Cartman's fake Tourette's become real, he reveals to everyone that he is in love with Patty Nelson, and that he fantasizes kissing her. This implies that Cartman cares about Stan's well being to an extent. Hair Ever since "Cartman's Silly Hate Crime 2000", Clyde seems to show great respect for Cartman, since he went through everyone calling him a fat ass. In "Raisins", he agreed with Butters when he said to Bebe "Oh yeah? In "Woodland Critter Christmas", Cartman made Stan the protagonist of his Christmas story (he is described as 'the boy in a red poof-ball hat'). and began performing CPR on his dying "friend". Unfortunate, this resulted in him being completely unable to control what he said, and began revealing assorted secrets such as him and his cousin touching penises. Kenny has generally taken Cartman's side in arguments or when they do things. Kenny does not take part in smashing Eric's electronics in "Skank Hunt". Eric Theodore Cartman is one of the four main characters of South Park.He is an overweight and sadistic kid with many disturbing qualities. He can only be seen by Cartman himself, which makes the other boys get confused. However, it was not until the Season Five episode "Scott Tenorman Must Die" incident that we see how deep his insanity goes, when he creates a highly elaborate and sociopathy scheme, resulting in murder and cannibalism. He has an uncanny way with words and uses that to his advantage whenever he plots an idea. An example being when Stan and Kyle continuously stated she was on the cover of "Crack-Whore" magazine in "Pinkeye". Also, this is one episode after "Chef goes Nanners", which is when Wendy kissed Cartman, implying that Cartman still likes Wendy. The scene ends with Cartman dragging his finger slowly across Kyle's mouth in the photo, which could be interpreted as an act of lust, this further hints at a confused sexuality. Throughout the series, Cartman shows a special dislike for Craig. He never actually struck anyone with these weapons, although it is pretty obvious he could have. If you don't want to get her pregnant you pull it out and pee on her leg." He often idolizes people whom he feels share his various bigotries and aims. For the most part, it seemed that Cartman was perhaps lying or misquoting his mother, except for in "Pinkeye", in which Liane made Cartman an Adolf Hitler Halloween costume, despite Cartman not knowing who that was at the time. Many of Cartman's mannerisms were revealed to be inherited in "Merry Christmas Charlie Manson! And beauuutiful, beauuutiful.). Almost immediately on the psychologist receives a phone-call from his frantic wife, claiming that she moments ago received a police report about the psychologist having an affair with an under-aged girl. In "Tweek vs. Craig", Cartman trained Craig in sumo wrestling. Cartman's games with these. During the episode "T.M.I. According to their mutual friend Jonathan Korty, Trey came up with the name Cartman during a Super Bowl party on 29 January 1995. He has medium-brown hair and a double-chin. However, after being released from prison and after winning the race against the girls, Cartman vows to never take his friends for granted again, much to Token's delight, who starts to warm up to him. here.) Cartman seems to be motivated not so much by personal gain as by asserting superiority over others. In the first episode. After several unsuccessful attempts by the optician to cure them, including a pupil dilation that resulted in him walking into several walls and a botched laser eye surgery that ended up with Cartman having to wear bandages over his eyes for three days, he managed to get a transplant from a "donor" who's head he had preserved in ice - the donor being Kenny, who Cartman says had perfect sight. TESTABURGER! Cartman is also the only person who seems to take Kenny's deaths seriously. This passive attitude however seemed to be only temporary, as seen in "Crippled Summer", in which during Towelie's intervention on national TV, each of the boys is asked to read a pre-written statement about their feelings for Towelie. He also stated that it has been his dream to own a million dollars since he was two years old. Cartman would often argue with the hand at length, and the hand would apparently work independently of Cartman, such as masturbating Ben Affleck. Craig Tucker observed in "Fishsticks" that Jimmy was lucky Cartman was only asking for half the money that would be made from patenting a joke that Jimmy had come up with, and Cartman was intent on taking credit for (he had actually lied on the couch eating chips, offering no input). ", in which most of the Cartman family were depicted in a similar manner. Cartman also displays a lack of knowledge about sex, despite the fact that his mom is frequently having sexual relations with other people in South Park; when Kyle says that Ike is too young to understand sex in the episode "Miss Teacher Bangs a Boy", Cartman replies, "What's there to understand? Unlike the other boys, Butters isn't aware of the plan and Cartman believes that Butters is the only one who can see him, now that he is "dead". Cartman also confuses English people with French people. He used it to "persuade" Kyle into giving him his Jew Gold in "Two Days Before the Day After Tomorrow." The students at South Park Elementary are all apparently aware of Cartman's stuffed animals and his mental health as shown in "1%", where Craig tells Cartman he should go home and cry to his stuffed animals. For example, in "The Passion Of The Jew", when Cartman dressed as Hitler, while rallying outside the theater presenting "The Passion" with a group of Christian followers, he began chanting hateful comments to Jews in German such as "Es Ist Zeit zu säubern" ("It's time to cleanse), while the crowd replies ""Wir müssen die Juden ausrotten!" Cartman also has bigotry towards extraterrestrials and is extremely xenophobic but that is simply because some visitors placed an anal probe into him twice, thus starting his speciesism. In several episodes throughout the series, he employs this skill to get what he wants. His most recent use of the weapon was in "PC Principal Final Justice", where he threatens his mother at gunpoint, who soon after reciprocated the action. Character Information This may echo the Scott Tennorman incident, stressing the importance of why it is not a good idea to provoke Cartman, as terrible consequences may ensue if you are not within his immediate "circle of friends". In the Season Twenty-One premiere episode, "White People Renovating Houses", their relationship becomes stained. He killed two Chinese but he wasn't aiming at them. Alexandra CartmanElvin CartmanFred Cartman When he learns someone has confessed to the crime he, Kyle, Stan and Kenny had committed, thus eliminating the need to kill Kyle who was going to confess himself, Cartman asks Stan (in his usual trademark-pathetic way) if he can still kill Kyle. Also, in "The List", When Bebe refused to give him the list, Cartman says: "Fuck you, Bebe! During the episode "Ginger Kids", when the other three boys lead him to believe he has become a Ginger himself in order to teach him a lesson, he is horrified. In "ManBearPig" Cartman stumbles upon a pile of treasure while the boys are trapped in a system of caves. Cartman complains "Mom! The Coon eventually went to the evil side when he formed an alliance with Cthulhu in "Mysterion Rises". In the episode "Imaginationland", Cartman wins a bet with Kyle which requires Kyle to suck his balls, and goes to various extreme measures throughout the Imaginationland trilogy to make Kyle do so, including going to the Supreme Court and breaking into the Pentagon (twice). Cartman ends up on a date with him, ending in anal sex, which is mistaken by Liane for masturbating. When Wendy kissed him at the presentation to get her emotions out of her system, he was pleased and facially bragged to Stan about it. ", and unlike Stan and Kyle (who immediately laughed), he was initially disgusted when it was discovered the rats had actually eaten him from the inside out, before proceeding to laugh. Everyone but Kyle likes the story, including Stan. Ironically, after having attacked Kyle throughout most of the episode due to his being conceived in New Jersey (as well as being ginger and Jewish), Kyle is the one who saves Cartman from this encounter. toys can demonstrate his vindictive and cruel nature; one of his games, as seen in aforementioned episode, is "Lambs", in which Cartman reenacts scenes from "The Silence of the Lambs" with his dolls, such as placing a doll in a pit in his basement and then voicing the doll begging to be released while the doll holding it prisoner threatens the pit-bound doll. Cartman was later seen with the rest of the boys cheering for him at the pageant and bribed the judge in order for him to win. Enraged, Cartman yells in despair, "No, he has a strong heart, he wants to live!!!" In "Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society", after Wendy grows adult-sized breasts Cartman and the other boys laugh at her and Cartman calls her a "stupid bitch.". Kyle is quick to support Cartman in his new business, even going so far as to tell Stan that they can't be friends anymore because he's with Cartman Burgers now. Cartman wears a red jacket, yellow mittens, a blue hat with a yellow puff ball on top, brown pants, black shoes, and white socks (as seen in "Super Fun Time"). Cartman is sometimes the main antagonist of an episode, for example "Trapper Keeper". Along the same line, in "The Passion of the Jew", he is able to rally all the members of the Mel Gibson fan club to march through the town while yelling, "Wir müssen die Juden ausrotten!" He also taunts Cartman for being the real 'ugliest' kid in their class and mocks his neo-Nazism in a deleted scene in the episode "The List". Cartman finds Polly Prissypants in a chair, with a revolver. Kenny was the only one out of the four main boys (excluding Butters) to enter his theme park, as well as the only one offered a spot in Cartman's southern army. In "1%", Cartman successfully engineers ( Subconsciously, in a psychotic delusion. ) In "Something You Can Do with Your Finger", Cartman says that Wendy has huge boobs; this could be him trying to impress her by saying she looks attractive. Liane tries to form a relationship with Cesar, but he turns her down as she is just a client, and she soon begins to spoil Cartman again—as this boy is the closest thing to a friend she really has. when the schools posts a list indicating the amount of height that the male students have grown over the past year, Cartman mistakenly assumes it to mean penis size, and goes on a rampage decreeing the "results" to be incorrect due to the tiny size of his own. Cartman laments to Butters about this, who tries to convince him that Heidi will "leave poop on his heart". When Stan shows up, drunk, talking to Kyle, it is shown that Cartman is keeping a close eye on them from where he was standing. Cartman and Stan's friendship is clearly existent but it is very tense. Cartman as a metrosexual in "South Park is Gay!". After breaking up with Cartman, Heidi agrees to be Kyle's girlfriend, angering Cartman. In the episode "201" Cartman completely ignores the fact that he got his own father killed and fed to his half-brother and is more concerned about being half-ginger. If you are 18 years or older or are comfortable with graphic material, you are free to view this page. But Cartman can't be stopped and proceeds to lose at every event in the Special Olympics. In the episode, Cartman grows frustrated with Heidi for taking so long to get ready when they planned to go to the pumpkin patch together. Many artists draw Cartman with either brown or hazel eyes, to match his hair. Grade In situations where the other boys share his goals, Cartman is often the de facto leader (e.g. As a result, at the episode's end with Cartman and Kyle playing video games together, the pair offer each other kind smiles, showing their friendship growing even further. ", it is revealed that Cartman has an exceptionally tiny penis (even for a boy of 9 years old), and the insecurity of that seems to a leading or at least additional factor driving Cartman's psychotic rages. to send a message to an anger management psychologist's wife in mere minutes, making it look like a police report; Cartman had to find the location / number of The Psychologist in order to send the message. Cartman is described in various terms, in short, he is an evil, vicious, angry, self-absorbed, immature, destructive, sarcastic, snooty, loud-mouthed, lazy, and insane child. Cartman has a mixed relationship with Token Black, although it is mostly negative, displayed by his use of stereotypes and general, reoccurring meanness to him. Cartman also rises into the air after a chain of naughty words, including "Barbra Streisand". Cartman's admiration for Hitler is further emphasized in "The Entity", after being offered $40 by Kyle not to tease Kyle's cousin, Kyle Schwartz. Also, in 2005, Cartman was ranked number nineteen on Bravo's 100 Greatest TV Characters. He also has triangular-shaped eyebrows, in contrast to the other main boys' rectangular ones. If you had a chance to go back in time right now and stop Hitler, wouldn't you do it? Another reason why because the town is too incompetent to do anything about it. With. These feelings are directly influenced by the other girls, who laugh at her, and tease her for ever dating him, albeit playfully. when an opponent beats him, or 'You tricked me!' If Cartman has split personalities, then he has, or rather had, at least five; Cartman gave only Clyde Frog a funeral in ", Cartman's fear of being branded as "The Poor Kid" is actually very legitimate, as in ". During the process he compliments Butters on his size. Cartman places his mother second on his 'Shit List', seen in "The Fractured But Whole" with Kyle as first on the list. Wendy's best friend, Bebe, often shows hatred for Cartman, as he does for her. However, Cartman seems to have a grasp of cheating strategies (as seen in "Eek, A Penis!".) In "Fun with Veal", when Cartman was negotiating for weapons and an escape route for him and the rest of the boys, he is at first reluctant to meet the demands of the timid FBI negotiator, but soon agreed to his conditions when he looked at Stan and recognized the sores (which were actually mini-vaginas) on his body and his deteriorating health. He ran a regular podcast named Mad Friends (parody of Mad Money). 15 Cartman Joins the Special Olympics, when Cartman learns that there's a $1,000 prize for winning the special Olympics, he puts great effort into making himself appear disabled so he can compete. In the later seasons, she has been shown to be strict with him as seen in "Coon 2: Hindsight", "Coon vs. Coon & Friends", and "HUMANCENTiPAD" all of which show her not only following through with punishments, but also showing obvious disgust with Cartman's behaviour. When Jimmy later questions his motive behind pursuing Kyle to get him to suck his balls as being "a little faggy", he explains that it was all to humiliate Kyle. Finally, Cartman gets the last laugh, as he indirectly coerces Scott's parents into a situation where they are trespassing, and are consequently shot and killed. Birthday He physically abuses others, both through his fists and weapons (such as when he hit Token Black and Pip Pirrip with rocks). He hates African Americans, Mexicans, Native Americans, Aborigines, and Asians. In some episodes Stan is shown having a strong hatred for Cartman even if Cartman isn't doing anything. Cartman is shown in "T.M.I." Cartman lies to the police, claiming that he had his cat put down when he really is hiding his cat in the attic. He has been seen playing center in Football in "Big Gay Al's Big Gay Boat Ride" and on the Dodge-Ball team in the episode "Conjoined Fetus Lady". Also in Pee, his ignorance is again displayed when he thinks all the minorities in "his" water park are what the Mayans predicted and by 2012, the apocalypse will be when the whole world is minorities.