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"South Park" Episode or Actual News Story?
by Staff
Oscar Wilde said "life imitates art far more than art imitates life." But on "South Park," sometimes those lines are blurred — and hilarity ensues. Can you tell the difference between a real news story and a "South Park" spoof?

A Catholic priest was suspended for using a hoverboard during Christmas Eve mass.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A small town's Easter egg hunt is nearly canceled after rumors swirl of a "dangerous beast" lurking in the woods nearby.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A group used Kickstarter to fund its startup company, which it named the Washington Redskins after realizing the team lost its trademark.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A man posted a video to Facebook of himself drinking and driving.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A not-so-saintly Nick robbed a jewelry store at gunpoint and got away in his black 2005 Hummer H2.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A father who was with his children while they were participating in Shop with a Trooper was arrested for trying to steal items from the same Walmart where they were shopping with state troopers.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

With drones becoming more prevalent, a neighborhood group decides the safest way to protect themselves from drones is to form a watch program with drones of their own.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

Lenny the cat was adopted out but was returned when his adopter said he "farts too much."

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

While serving jail time, a man got himself in even more trouble after being visited by his second wife. And his third.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

Colorado passed a statewide ban on fireworks after a boy blew his hands off in an accident involving fireworks.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A man decided to steal a hearse — with a dead body in the back.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A man entered the French-language Scrabble tournament and won. But he doesn’t speak a word of French.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

During an archeological dig, a young boy finds the "Triangle of Zinthar," which completes the ancient relic, the "Diamond of Pantheos."

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

A man raises opposition to a town flag he considers racist.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story

In a 2013 court case, a judge had to declare a mistrial when a witness' eyeball fell out.

  • "South Park" episode
  • real news story