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Watch as Tim finds himself in several awkward situations in this HBO cartoon comedy.

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 Tim (30 episodes, 2008-2012)
M.J. Otto ...
 Amy (30 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Stu (30 episodes, 2008-2012)
Matt Johnson ...
 Rodney / ... (30 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 The Boss (30 episodes, 2008-2012)
Julianne Grossman ...
 Marie (25 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Mr. O'Flaherty / ... (18 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Gladys / ... (18 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Helen (17 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Various / ... (14 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Various / ... (13 episodes, 2008-2012)
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Watch as Tim finds himself in several awkward situations in this HBO cartoon comedy.

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Was canceled twice, the first time being directly after the second season. The show's creator, Steve Dildarian, said it was resurrected for a third season largely because HBO felt pressure from comedic talent they were eager to work with in the future. See more »

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Referenced in Conan: Bye-Bye, Albino's Alibi (2011) See more »

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The Best New Show on TV
2 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I know that cartoons aimed towards adults generally don't get the attention they deserve, because they get written off as childish or don't capture interests as quickly as attractive/famous real-life characters can. But PLEASE, give this show a chance! I promise that just one episode of this show will have you hooked. I haven't laughed out loud this much since arrested development (R.I.P.) and the humor is similarly fast paced and, at times, absurd. The show is a half hour long, divided into two 15 minute episodes, which makes the show very watchable even for people who don't think they can devote an entire 30 minutes to a cartoon.

Everything about this show is hilarious--the scenarios, the dry dialogue, the buildup to inevitable madness, and the horribly drawn but wonderfully fleshed-out characters. The show follows Tim, who is frequently caught in admittedly outlandish situations, although they always seem to spiral out of control so realistically. He and the supporting cast of characters all have their own stand out performances, including Debbie the friend/hooker and Amy the girlfriend, who is perpetually disappointed in her well-meaning but just plain awful boyfriend. So before you write it off simply because it's an adult cartoon, watch just ONE episode. Hell, even watch one half of an episode. That's 15 minutes of your time that will quickly lead to you watching every episode, I promise.


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