"Will somebody do something? Every week, he [Eric Cartman] gets worse and nobody does anything!"
Voiced by: Karri Turner (1996, pilot version of "Cartman Gets an Anal Probe"), Mary Kay Bergman (1997-1999), Eliza Schneider (1999-2003), April Stewart (2004-present)
Debut: "Cartman Gets an Anal Probe"A girl in Stan's class, and his primary love interest. She breaks up with him in season 7 due to believing he was bored with her, though they get back together with him at the end of season 11. However she breaks up with Stan again in Season 20 due to the other girls believing he and the boys shares the sexist opinions of notorious internet (as such she was reluctant to do so) troll skankhunt42 (although they appear to be together once more in The Fractured but Whole). Although she wasn't allied with Coon and Friends, in the video game The Fractured but Whole, her superhero identity is Call Girl. She wound allying with The Freedom Pals along with most of Coon and Friends.
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- Action Girlfriend: In "Breast Cancer Show Ever".
- All Girls Like Ponies: "Breast Cancer Show Ever" reveals that underneath her purple coat is a white tank top with a purple unicorn on it.
- Be a Whore to Get Your Man:
- Tries this when Stan develops a crush on Ms. Ellen, only for the latter to coincidentally show up wearing leather, thus stealing Stan's attention away from Wendy again.
- She also gets huge tits to get the attention from the boys in "Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society", but ends up arriving after everyone learns their lesson, resulting in everyone just making fun of her.
- The ending of "The Hobbit" also culminates in this. Despite her attempts not to bow to the pressure, she winds up breaking down and altering a photo of herself to make herself into a bombshell to be accepted and not be ostracized by her peers.
- Belligerent Sexual Tension: Develops one with Cartman after the two are paired together for a debate over the new South Park flag in "Chef Goes Nanners". Bebe then tells her that she has a sexual tension and that she should kiss him to get it out of her system. She later does so and all her feelings she had for Cartman completely vanish.
- Berserk Button: Wendy does not take kindly to it when other women try to get between her and Stan. (See Kids Are Cruel and Karma Houdini.)
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: She may seem nice, but fuck with her and she will reveal herself to be this. "Tom's Rhinoplasty" is a perfect example of such. "Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society" and "Doubling Down" also shows this side to her.
- Characterization Marches On: Started out as Stan's sweet and innocent crush before quickly becoming more liberal and insanely possessive of him. Her clingy jealous attitude was dialed back a bit in the later seasons, but she's also not as in focus as she used to be.
- The Chick: Very much so.
- Clingy Jealous Girl: In her less extreme moments in regards to her affection for Stan.
- A Day in the Limelight: "Tom's Rhinoplasty", "Stupid Spoiled Whore Video Playset", "The List", "Breast Cancer Show Ever", and "The Hobbit".
- Distaff Counterpart: She's kinda this to all 5 boys. Like Stan she serves as the Only Sane Man / Deadpan Snarker / The Kirk with her group of friends; like Kyle, she is Wise Beyond Her Years, has a close relationship with Stan, an intense rivalry with Cartman, and tries to be The Paragon of the town; like Cartman she can turn Ax-Crazy and commit Moral Event Horizon-worthy acts over small deeds done to her; like Kenny she takes her role as a Vigilante Man seriously and doesn't treat it like a game or attempt for attention like the others, and she seems to know more about sexuality than you'd expect from someone her age (though not to Kenny's extent); like Butters she comes of as sweet, naive and innocent, except when she's not.
- Flanderization: Started out as an everyday token female with the occasional... episodic quirk (see: "Tom's Rhinoplasty"). Later on she pretty much became the Lisa Simpson & Brian Griffin of the show, a walking liberal mouthpiece for Stone & Parker.
- Gag Boobs: Gets breast implants in "Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society" to win Stan back after he's one of the boys affected by Bebe's new-developed breasts.
- Girly Bruiser: She has a no problem beating up Cartman in a pink hat and unicorn shirt for making offensive comments on breast cancer. She's also moonlights as super-hero Call Girl.
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: Has shades of this with Bebe.
- Humiliation Conga: Happens to her about four times. The first time is in "Tom's Rhinoplasty" when Stan wins dinner with Ms. Ellen, Ms. Ellen becomes their permanent teacher, and receives news that her grandma just died. The second time is in "Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society" when she loses her boyfriend to Bebe because of her (Bebe's) new-developed breasts, and undergoes a painful breast implant operation just to be mocked the next day for her oversized breasts. In "Stupid Spoiled Whore Video Playset", she eventually succumbs to peer pressure and dresses like a whore, and then, when her friends still refuse to invite her to their party, she asks Mr. Slave for advice on how to become one. In "The Hobbit", she has her anti-Photoshop comments waved off as her being a "hater" and "jealous" and then she is periodically threatened by being sent to the "jelly-school" as well as ostracized by her peers, and is ultimately pressured into altering her photograph just so she can be accepted (with her crying all the while).
- Hypocrite: She mocks Heidi for falling in love with and kissing Cartman, even though she fell in love with and kissed Cartman herself in "Chef Goes Nanners".
- Imaginary Love Triangle:
- Karma Houdini: She never got any kind of punishment for having an innocent woman killed, as mentioned above.
- Kids Are Cruel: One of the earliest and extreme examples of just how cruel the students could go, mainly due to her having an innocent woman killed just because she thought said woman liked Stan (even though she really didn't since she was an adult).
- Little Miss Badass: She's proven herself to be a competent fighter, and is more than capable of kicking Cartman's ass, as shown in "Breast Cancer Show Ever".
- Love Interest: For Stan. They break up for a few seasons but get back together in "The List". However, she breaks up with Stan again in Season 20's "Skank Hunt" (though it was out of peer pressure due to the girls conspiring with each other to get revenge on the boys, assuming that one of them is skankhunt42; as such, she showed a lot of reluctance in breaking up with him). They appear to have gotten back together in "The Fractured But Whole".
- Nice Hat: Her pink beret, rarely seen without it. She wears a violet one when attempting to get Stan's attention in "Tom's Rhinoplasty", and a red one when dressed as a boy for the Fingerbang band.
- Not So Different: Can be as unstable and Manipulative as Cartman. It's worth noting that she crossed a line in Season 1 that Cartman wouldn't cross until Season 5.
- No Holds Barred Beat Down: With Cartman in "Breast Cancer Show Ever".
- Only Sane Woman: Mostly amongst her female peers in "Stupid Spoiled Whore Video Playset", "The List", and "The Hobbit".
- Opinion Override: Is obsessed with standing up for groups of people she feels are discriminated against - and is mocked for it by Cartman & friends as an example of Political Correctness Gone Mad, at least until PC Principal shows up.
- Precision F-Strike: From The Movie:Fuck Gregory! Fuck him right in the ear!
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: Outspoken, strong-willed, and passionate, she is the red to Stan's, who's more stoic and deadpan, blue.
- The Rival: Starting with "Breast Cancer Show Ever", she and Cartman are enemies. This doesn't prevent some Foe Yay from being present.
- Sixth Ranger: More often than not. Especially prominent in Season 1 as well as isolated episodes such as "Something You Can Do with Your Finger".
- Soap Box Sadie: Gets toned down later on, and subverted a couple of times as well.
- Straw Feminist: Can be seen as this, depending on how Parker and Stone want to use her for a plot.
- Took a Level in Badass: Taken Up to Eleven in "Breast Cancer Show Ever".
- Vigilante Man: She's an unaffiliated superhero in Fractured But Whole, and seems to be the only one (outside Mysterion) who works as a superhero outside of the kids' glorified LARP.
- Vocal Evolution: She had a very high-pitched, cutesy voice in the earliest episodes. In more recent seasons, her voice has become much more mature and womanly, fitting with her character development.
- Wise Beyond Their Years: She even complains about breast cancer rather than finding breasts hilarious like an average Elementary School girl.
- Women Are Wiser: Though she is still somewhat shrill at times, she actually comes off as more level headed than Stan in most of their recent interactions (which is saying something considering Stan's own personality). Played with in earlier episodes where both of them were near equally childish and obnoxious.
- Yandere: Do not get between her and Stan.
- You Go, Girl!: When she's fighting Cartman.