Today’s sitcoms just don’t measure up to the shows of yesteryear. Too many rely on jokes simply based on sex—whether it be implicitly or explicitly. Moreover, today’s comedies lack multi-dimensional characters. Where are today’s Felix Ungers and Lou Grants? Sadly, they are few and far between.
So here are DM40′s, 10 best sitcoms ever:
THE WONDER YEARS
The Arnold kids were the first sitcom siblings who feared their father when he got home from work. The creators depicted that tumultuous time period to a tee and Daniel Stern’s narration was perfect.
I DREAM OF JEANNIE
Okay, it wasn’t that “deep”; and you would think that Dr. Bellows catching Major Nelson in the same compromising situations week after week wouldn’t be funny after a while. But it was.
Where did we go wrong? What are your favorite sitcoms? Post them below and tell us your thoughts.
Quiz: There is one actress that was a semi-regular in two of the shows listed above. Who was she and who did she play? Tell us below.