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What TV shows make you laugh?

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WilburIsSomePig Wed 29-Jul-15 09:00:53

Im currently laid up and will be fir a week.or two, hence my TV obsession at thr moment. Hardly anything 'funny' seems to make me laugh apart from The Big Bang Theory and Everybody Loves Raymond (I know, I know its not clever but I find it hilarious). What makes you laugh?

WilburIsSomePig Wed 29-Jul-15 09:03:28

God, terrible typos there...

NashvilleQueen Wed 29-Jul-15 09:06:26

Peep Show
The Thick of It
Father Ted
Lead Balloon
Moone Boy
The IT Crowd
Early Doors

StillStayingClassySanDiego Wed 29-Jul-15 09:07:05

I love Not Going Out especially when Tim Vine was in it, we laugh like bloody idiots, every time.

Love it!

CotedePablo Wed 29-Jul-15 09:07:08

Not Going Out. Guaranteed to raise a chuckle with me I've had a bad day.

M27J5M Wed 29-Jul-15 09:07:55

It's always sunny in Philadelphia

stevienickstophat Wed 29-Jul-15 09:11:37

Parks and Recreation
The IT Crowd
Father Ted
Friends blush
Peep Show
Phoenix Nights
Gavin and Stacey

DipsoHippo Wed 29-Jul-15 09:12:09

have been watching Frasier on Netflix, it cracks me up.

Friday Night Dinner

FelixFelix Wed 29-Jul-15 09:13:06

Bojack Horseman
Brooklyn Nine-Nine is quite good too

findingmyfeet12 Wed 29-Jul-15 09:16:22

Early Doors

Armi Wed 29-Jul-15 09:16:37

Parks and Recreation

Haggisfish Wed 29-Jul-15 09:16:54

Green wing. Fresh meat.

ByTheNine Wed 29-Jul-15 09:17:07

Brooklyn Nine Nine is hilarious and I think you'd like it if you like Big Bang Theory.

findingmyfeet12 Wed 29-Jul-15 09:18:46

Meant to add:

The Inbetweeners
The early series of The Royle Family
Peep Show
Friday Night Dinner
Grandma's House

ginmakesitallok Wed 29-Jul-15 09:20:32

Impractical jokers
Father Ted

Wishful80sMontage Wed 29-Jul-15 09:20:52

King of queens
The office (uk)
Only fools and horses
Gavin and Stacey
Peep show
Nighty night
Brass eye
the unbreakable kimmy schmidt (on Netflix)
Fresh meat
Early doors (wish they'd done more!)
The Royle family (although not the later specials)

fishboneschokus Wed 29-Jul-15 09:21:14

Drop the dead donkey

I'm watching Dodd on 4od, following someone here saying that's what we wore in the nineties. All the men wear belts with their trousers.

I am confused about the ages. Haydn Gwynn as Alex would be 23 in 1990 but Sally accuses her of being middle aged.

There was an off the cuff reference to Jimmy Saxille being somewhat off. In 1990!

And their eyebrows are all (men too) beautifully shaped. I don't remember men (esp men like George) shaping their brows.

Dipso, I watched all of Friday night dinner but I didn't get it.

Wishful80sMontage Wed 29-Jul-15 09:21:20

Yes Friday night dinner is great

DipsoHippo Wed 29-Jul-15 09:29:47

Dipso, I watched all of Friday night dinner but I didn't get it.

I loved it, but DH was like this hmm He doesn't see how people eating their dinner and answering door is in any way funny

That happens us a lot though, I loved Gavin and Stacey, The Royle Family... but he doesn't get them at all. I think he needs to watch stuff with more obvious gags.

mumofboyo Wed 29-Jul-15 09:45:18

Father Ted
IT Crowd
Keeping Up Appearances
Only Fools And Horses
Gimme Gimme Gimme (series 1&2; series 3 was a bit rubbish)
Thin Blue Line
Fawlty Towers

mumofboyo Wed 29-Jul-15 09:45:54

Come Dine With Me

Wishful80sMontage Wed 29-Jul-15 09:46:43

Dipso snap my oh watched one Friday night dinner only but refuses the Royle family although he loves gavin and Stacey

WilburIsSomePig Wed 29-Jul-15 09:47:48

Lots of these are things I love from old. (Father Ted, Gimme gimme gimme etc). There are very few things on nowadays that I really enjoy so either the programmes are more crap or I'm just really old....

123Jump Wed 29-Jul-15 09:55:15

The Big Bang Theory makes me laugh out loud every episode.
Amy Farrah Fowler I love you!
Leonard is an arse though,Penny can do so much better.
<Over invested>

Baddz Wed 29-Jul-15 09:55:27

Black books
Phoenix nights
Father ted
Big Bang theory
The thick of it
Horrible histories

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