It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )

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Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.

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 Charlie Kelly / ... (108 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Dennis Reynolds / ... (108 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Mac / ... (108 episodes, 2005-2015)
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Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a myriad of uncomfortable situations that usually only get worse before they get better. Written by DesertShark25

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During the development of the series, the writers were offered $500 to come up with a title that the creators liked better than "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia". The title remained unchanged. See more »

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Dennis Reynolds: What is this wolf hair?
Frank Reynolds: Also inconclusive.
Dennis Reynolds: Jesus Christ how is that inconclusive?
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The show's RCH production logo (now RCG) features an image of creators/stars Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, and Glenn Howerton wearing hoodies and sunglasses. A sound clip plays backwards over the logo. In season 1 the clip says 'You are stupid for playing this forward' when reversed; in season 2 it says 'Is it brown? Is it brown? Good work. Is it brown? Is it brown?'; in season 3 it says 'Make it brown. Make it brown. Make it brown.' each actor chanting the words. See more »

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Always Sunny - Always Funny
15 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The show is great! I love the edgy humor and how they're addressing everyday issues and finding the hilarity in them. I think what I enjoy the most is that they're not tip-toeing around issues, gay, abortion, underage drinking (no, they're not promoting these, they're just addressing them). The way they have the real life situations and the true reactions within a set of friends sets this show apart (Seinfeld anyone?)...there's no following the lives of multi-millionaire brats as lead characters (fill in the blank for that show, there's only about 5 on air right now), none of the worn out "the city is going to blow up unless you catch the bad guy in 5 minutes" plot lines...it's real situations and almost everyone can relate...and laugh at.


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