Sarah Silverman stars as Sarah Silverman, an unemployed single woman who still behaves like a child. Sarah depends in everything on her sister (played by her real sister Laura). Sarah is ... See full summary »
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 Sarah Silverman (32 episodes, 2007-2010)
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 Laura Silverman (32 episodes, 2007-2010)
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 Brian Spukowski (32 episodes, 2007-2010)
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 Steve Myron (32 episodes, 2007-2010)
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 Officer Jay McPherson (32 episodes, 2007-2010)
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 Driver / ... (16 episodes, 2007-2010)
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Sarah Silverman stars as Sarah Silverman, an unemployed single woman who still behaves like a child. Sarah depends in everything on her sister (played by her real sister Laura). Sarah is petty, self centered, childish, sometimes dumb and always Jewish. Other characters are her two gay neighbors (or gaybors as she calls them) and Laura's boyfriend who is a police officer. Written by Dror Birkman <dbirkman@gmail.com>

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Bound to make you feel better about your own life.

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1 February 2007 (USA)  »

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$500,000 (estimated)
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The series was almost not renewed for a third season because Comedy Central and the producers could not agree on the budget. Cable network Logo agreed to help produce the third season. See more »

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Sarah Silverman: I just tried to be like the others / But I pooped instead / I tried to join in with my brothers / I pooped instead / And I wish it never happened, that's what I wish / And I also wish so many things...
Sarah Silverman: I wish every child had a mother / That's what I wish / I wish we could love one another / If I had one wish / And I wish all the nations belonged to one world / And I wish all religion was love.
Sarah Silverman: And I wish the retarded... were re-smarted / That's what I wish.
[fade to white]
Black God: Hello, Sarah.
Sarah Silverman: Are you ...
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Creative genius in immature perfection

What a shame that re-runs of this show are dismissed so quickly by so many people. Lets be honest, nothing (besides air, food, and sex) are appealing to EVERYONE all the time, but don't be so quick to judge this show for being "terrible" or "brainless" before you really get an honest opinion. If you've seen Sarah Silverman, Brian Posehn, or Patton Oswald do stand-up and you've found it to be enjoyable, you're probably going to get a kick out of this show. However, if you prefer more realistic situational humor, you might not. The comedy is often tongue-in-cheek and most of the jokes shouldn't be quoted to strangers on a subway, but its self-aware immaturity and dark humor will definitely appeal to those that find pleasure in said humor stylings. I won't lie and say that every episode is a gem, but it's definitely more hit than miss in my opinion and lacks the slow start that often drowns out most of the real humor until latter portions of episodes. All in all, definitely a 9 of 10 for originality, lack of boundaries, and creative characters that avoid stereotypical molds that have been ripping off friends since its second season. Looking really hard at you here writers of "How I Met Your Mother". For shame.


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