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Josh Kurp

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  3. tv
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  4. streaming week
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    Test Your Knowledge of Springfield With This Simpsons SATYou may receive detention and might have to write forever on a chalkboard if you fail this.
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    28 Simpsons Quotes Every Fan Must Know“You don’t win friends with salad.”
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    10 Tips to Best Enjoy the 552-Episode Simpsons MarathonFrom watching every Sideshow Bob episode to looking out for sing-a-longs.
  9. The 24 Best ‘Mr. Show’ Sketches, In OrderWe ranked the 24 best ‘Mr. Show’ sketches of all time in this definitive list that you can’t possibly argue with because it’s perfect.
  10. Stefon’s Illustrated Guide to New York’s Hottest NightclubsFor the last four years, Stefon Zolesky, created by Bill Hader and John Mulaney, has been every SNL fan’s favorite drugged-up club-hopper. […]
  11. Think Twice, It’s Alright: the Best Two-Part Sitcom EpisodesIt’s tough enough for TV writers to make viewers laugh for 22 minutes — to extend an episode’s length to 44 minutes, even spread over two […]
  12. The Ten Best Comedy Pilots in TV HistoryMore so than drama or sci-fi pilots, which get a full hour (minus commercials) to establish a premise and introduce all their characters, […]
  13. Guests We’d Love to Hear on Marc Maron’s WTF PodcastWTF with Marc Maron has become one of the most popular comedy podcasts in existence and deservedly so. Maron’s deep, probing interviews offer […]
  14. Handing Out Awards for the 2010-2011 TV SeasonNow that the 2010-2011 TV season is over, we decided it was time to hand out some superlatives for the highest achievers in a field of great TV […]
  15. The Ten Funniest Recurring Characters Currently on TVAll good comedies have a main cast of memorable characters, but the great ones expand their worlds to include all sorts of other characters, […]
  16. Turtles All the Way Down: When Sitcoms Pay Tribute to Other SitcomsLast week’s Community shed light on the way that pop culture is entrenched in the collective conscious, in the form of a conversation about, of […]