The Top 25 TV Comedies of the 2000's

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1.
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Five friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia. (22 mins.)
“ Two words: Kitten Mittons ” - jonathanbates1996
 
2.
The Office (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. (22 mins.)
“ Dammit Toby. Put it higher. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
3.
South Park (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado. (22 mins.)
“ This is just a really good show. (insert memorable line here) ” - jonathanbates1996
 
4.
Community (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A suspended lawyer is forced to enroll in a community college with an eclectic staff and student body. (22 mins.)
“ If NBC cancels this then I'll cry like Troy ” - jonathanbates1996
 
5.
Parks and Recreation (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The absurd antics of an Indiana town's public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place. (22 mins.)
“ This is literally one of the greatest show's on television.-Chris Traeger ” - jonathanbates1996
 
6.
Scrubs (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, intern John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life. (22 mins.)
“ It would be higher if it weren't for Scrubs: Med School. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
7.
The Daily Show (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Providing comedy/news in the tradition of TV Nation and SNL's Weekend Update, Comedy Central's Daily... (22 mins.)
“ Not only is this show funny, it provides us with future greats in the field of comedic acting. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
8.
How I Met Your Mother (2005 TV Series)
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A father recounts to his children, through a series of flashbacks, the journey he and his four best friends took leading up to him meeting their mother. (22 mins.)
“ This show is legen... wait for it ” - jonathanbates1996
 
9.
Arrested Development (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable. (22 mins.)
“ I just blue myself ” - jonathanbates1996
 
10.
The Colbert Report (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way. (30 mins.)
“ The only GOP candidate I would vote for ” - jonathanbates1996
 
11.
Happy Endings (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
This Chicago-set sitcom follows the intertwined lives of six young urbanites trying to learn the ropes of adulthood. Through breakups and whatever other curve-balls life throws them, the pals stick together. (22 mins.)
“ Brilliant show ” - jonathanbates1996
 
12.
30 Rock (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Liz Lemon, head writer of the sketch comedy show "TGS with Tracy Jordan", must deal with an arrogant new boss and a crazy new star, all while trying to run a successful TV show without losing her mind. (22 mins.)
“ This show was better when Donald Glover was writing for it. See Community. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
13.
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The life and times of Larry David and the predicaments he gets himself in with his friends and complete strangers. (28 mins.)
“ It's like a modern-day Seinfeld with continuous mentions of Seinfeld. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
14.
Modern Family (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways. (22 mins.)
“ One of the best ensemble casts on television. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
15.
Portlandia (2011 TV Series)
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A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon. (22 mins.)
“ It's hot in here. Probably the heat. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
16.
Louie (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The life of Louis CK, a divorced comedian with two kids living in New York. (22 mins.)
“ It is the best made show on television. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
17.
The Big Bang Theory (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory. (22 mins.)
“ ...Dary. Which Leonard is intolerant to. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
18.
Archer (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Covert black ops and espionage take a back seat to zany personalities and relationships between secret agents and drones. (22 mins.)
“ Have you SEEN Archer? No explanation needed. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
19.
Family Guy (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another. (22 mins.)
“ Sorry I'm in a flashback sequence right now. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
20.
Sports Show with Norm Macdonald (2011 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
“ It was consistently funny and highly underrated and that's why I have it at 20. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
21.
Entourage (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent. (28 mins.)
“ Aquaman would never be the highest grossing movie all-time. He has the super powers of Spongebob. Enough said. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
22.
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show. (60 mins.)
“ Who else uses the word facelift in a game of Password against Joan Rivers? ” - jonathanbates1996
 
23.
New Girl (2011 TV Series)
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After a bad break-up, Jess, an offbeat young woman, moves into an apartment loft with three single men. Although they find her behavior very unusual, the men support her - most of the time. (22 mins.)
“ Adding a dollar to the douchebag jar for not putting it high enough. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
24.
Conan (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Conan O'Brien and his co-host Andy Richter discuss current news topics and interview celebrities and personalities. (60 mins.)
“ I think his beard gave him his comedy strength. ” - jonathanbates1996
 
25.
Tosh.0 (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Daniel Tosh provides humorous commentary on content from the Internet. (30 mins.)
“ He probably needs put at least 50 dollars in the douchebag jar. ” - jonathanbates1996