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  1. characters
    It Goes Without Saying That Jane Krakowski Has Joined Annie Live! It’s a mini Kimmy Schmidt reunion.
  2. vulture lists
    The 30 Best Characters of Tim and Eric’s Awesome Show UniverseFor your health!
  3. rankings
    The 103 Best Characters in Comedy Bang! Bang! HistoryRanking the most lovable, demented, and disgusting figures from Scott Aukerman’s beloved podcast.
  4. close reads
    An Ode to Speckle, a (Bird)Man for Our TimesTuca & Bertie’s cancellation has deprived us of so much, including TV’s best depiction of a nice person and all his nice-person flaws.
  5. appreciations
    Rip Torn Was an Unforgettable Force on The Larry Sanders ShowAs Larry’s producer Artie, the late actor epitomized the ultimate showbiz friend.
  6. who is america?
    The Website for Sacha Baron Cohen’s New Character Is a Wormhole of ConspiraciesDr. Billy Wayne Ruddick wants to preach about why “liberals hate the West.”
  7. The Story of How John Early Officiated Amy Schumer’s Wedding in Drag As ‘Vicky’“I just had to do it.”
  8. Mike Myers: AuteurPeople weren’t quite sure what to make of Mike Myers’ (alleged) hosting gig as Tommy Maitland on the new Gong Show. Why the makeup? Why the […]
  9. Josh Ruben Should Be a Snapchat Superstar A couple of months back, our very own Daniel Hurwitz compiled a spot on list of nine comedians worth following on Snapchat. Today, I’d like […]
  10. year in culture 2016
    The 20 Best Comedy Sketches of 2016Including breakout clips from Saturday Night Live, Portlandia, Inside Amy Schumer.
  11. Thomas Middleditch Talks to Lauren Lapkus“Do you remember, I asked you out at one point? You said no.”
  12. The Force Awakens Unveils a New Alien Who Is Low-key a Giant Hairless CatThis guy’s name is Constable Zuvio.
  13. 8 ‘Parks and Rec’ Side Characters Worthy of Being Bumped Up to the Main […]Yesterday, news broke that Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe are leaving NBC’s Parks and Recreation halfway through the upcoming sixth season. While […]
  14. ‘The Simpsons’ Writers Pick Their 10 Favorite One-Off CharactersVulture got writers for The Simpsons to pick their favorite obscure characters from the show. The choices range from fan favorites like Hank […]
  15. Steve Carell Does Some Flawless Character Work As a movie star, Stevie Cars doesn’t really get to do big characters very often. He’s just sad guy who’s in love or sad guy who’s a therapist […]
  16. Parker Posey Describes Her ‘Louie’ Character as Maude+Mary Poppins+Mary […]“It felt like a composite of Ruth Gordon from Harold and Maude, and there’s kind of Mary Poppins, Mary Tyler Moore too, like is this for real? […]
  17. Andy Daly Talks the Art of the Character“I’m a big fan of people who really commit to their characters and aren’t kind of winking out from behind them. I don’t think a new and […]