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The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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These are the funniest television characters ever created, as determined by the votes and selections of Ranker users. Lots of things make up truly iconic, timelessly funny characters... the actor, the writing, the supporting cast... but in the end, it's just the character that makes you laugh yourself weak.

What are the funniest characters on TV? What are the names of some funny characters from TV? These are the characters that still make you roll on the floor no matter if you are watching new episodes or reruns from 20 years ago. A lot of the funniest TV characters of all time, like Homer Simpson and Stewie Griffin, tend to be cartoons but there are lots of funny characters that are real-life people too. Vote for your funniest picks and add any characters you see missing. If you want to really impact this list's order, make your own ranking and add it!
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    Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic X, Sonic Underground More
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    added by: DenisJantzenAvci
  2. 302
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    My Name Is Earl More
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    Monarch

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  4. 304
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    added by: acrosstheflame
  5. 305
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    The O.C. More
    37
    added by: JenAnistonFriends
  6. 306
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    Chozen

    37
    added by: StacyWolfe
  7. 307
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    Gilligan's Island More
    37
  8. 308
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    My Name Is Earl More
    37
  9. 309
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    36
  10. 310
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    Friends More
    36
    added by: JenAnistonFriends
  11. 311
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    Frasier More
    36
  12. 312
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    It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia More
    36
  13. 313
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  14. 314
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    Modern Family More
    35
  15. 315
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    Scrubs More
    34
  16. 316
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series More
    33
  17. 317
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  18. 318
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    Dauber Dybinski

    Coach More
    32
  19. 319
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    Community More
    32
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    Community More
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    Vera Louise Gorman-Novak

    Alice More
    31
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