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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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: Peggy... Does that bum you out 'cause your name rhymes with... Eggy. Like Egg.
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Referenced in Conan: Cut, Cap, Balance, and Boogie (2011) See more »

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Its not mindless humour
24 January 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

For those who think it is strictly potty humor and immaturity, you are in fact the mindless one. While the show does contain its share of potty jokes it also contains a lot of satirical material and pokes fun at social problems, racial barriers, cliché's,stereotypes etc. You just need to read into some of her material a bit more to get it.

What I also love is that not everything is a punchline. For those expecting a formulated joke like Friends (I LOVE friends fyi), you won't find it here. Instead Sarah uses situations and other ways to achieve her humour which is more realistic. We don't walk around in this world and have witty punchlines for everything said, which is in most comedies. Instead the Sarah Silverman Program makes it more realistic in this sense.

So don't take it as mindless humor because it is so much more than that.


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