A sketch comedy show based on the seminal Mad Magazine.

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Series cast summary:
...  Various / ... 234 episodes, 1998-2009
...  Various / ... 194 episodes, 1995-2016
...  Various / ... 193 episodes, 1997-2016
...  Various / ... 165 episodes, 2001-2016
...  Various / ... 157 episodes, 1998-2016
...  Various / ... 147 episodes, 1995-2016
...  Various / ... 129 episodes, 1997-2016
...  Various / ... 127 episodes, 1997-2009
...  Various / ... 121 episodes, 2000-2006
...  Various / ... 117 episodes, 2001-2006
...  Various / ... 116 episodes, 2003-2009
...  Various / ... 115 episodes, 1995-2003
...  Various / ... 113 episodes, 2002-2016
...  Various / ... 107 episodes, 2004-2009
...  Various 94 episodes, 2003-2008
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Late night sketch-comedy show based on the humor of MAD magazine. Material includes impersonations, fake commercials, mock movie trailers, and even Spy vs. Spy segments. Competes against Saturday Night Live in it's time slot, but aimed at a younger adult audience. Written by Eric

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Eddie Pepitone was considered to replace Artie Lange in the second season. See more »

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Various: Where are the strawberries?
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Referenced in MADtv: Episode dated 23 August 2016 (2016) See more »

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Mad Tv Theme
Written by Heavy D and Da Boyz
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Very entertaining
19 August 2004 | by See all my reviews

I saw my first ever episode out of complete boredom. After that however, I never looked back. The characters can be hilarious in their own way (except Stephnie Weir). Current seasons introduced Stuart, Ms. Swan, and the stupid, but funny Lorraine Swanson. Earlier, the Reality Check and Vancome Lady were brought on. The first few seasons were the best and one will not forget the "Lowered Expectations" or "Cabana Chat" skits. Many sketches (like Saturday Night Live) can be beaten into the ground, but aside from that, I'll laugh.

If you don't laugh, then by all means, watch something else.

9/10.


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