Video: Eric Cartman as Jaime Escalante?

South Park satires can be hit or miss, and last night’s was both at the same time. One plot had Mr(s). Garrison wanting to reverse his/her sex-change operation and contracting with a bioengineering firm to grow a new, er, extremity on the back of a mouse. That went nowhere in particular, but the subplot involving Cartman was a riot. If you’ve watched Stand and Deliver a couple dozen times courtesy of HBO, the takeoff is hilarious:

It’s so inspiring.Watch the full episode here to see whether Cartman finally reaches these keeeeds.