sitcoms The Funniest TV Shows of 2013

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Is there anything better than a TV show that can make you laugh so hard that for a second you can’t breathe? That sort of gut-busting,watering-eyes sort of television comedy is one worth scheduling your week around. In 2013, many comedy shows stepped their game up and had their funniest season ever. Long lasting shows like Saturday Night Live, The Big Bang Theory,and Family Guy kept old fans and new fans laughing every week. Newer shows like Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The Mindy Project earned fans that will likely stick around for the long haul.

 

What were the funniest shows of 2013? Depending on your type of sense of humor, your biggest laugh-out-loud show probably differed greatly from other people. If your love traditional sitcoms with laugh tracks and bawdy jokes, shows like Two and a Half Men and 2 Broke Girls may have been your favorite. Those who love political humor may have enjoyed Parks and Recreation and Veep. Other sitcoms and comedy shows appealed to smaller audiences, but were no less funny.

 

The shows on this list are among the funniest programs on television in 2013. These shows made people laugh, had characters worth caring about, and entertained for hours.

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Archer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Archer H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer Amber Nash

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The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Big Bang Theory Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons Kaley Cuoco

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Modern Family Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara Julie Bowen

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South Park is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone Isaac Hayes

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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein Seth Green

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Community is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Community Joel McHale, Danny Pudi Donald Glover

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz Terry Crews

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How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
How I Met Your Mother Josh Radnor, Jason Segel Cobie Smulders

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton Rob McElhenney

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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright Julie Kavner

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Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Parks and Recreation Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir Nick Offerman

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New Girl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
New Girl Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson Max Greenfield

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Office Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski Jenna Fischer

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Orange Is the New Black is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Orange Is the New Black Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks Taryn Manning

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Psych is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Psych James Roday, Dulé Hill Timothy Omundson

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Key & Peele is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Key & Peele Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele Ron Artest

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Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Bob's Burgers H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz Eugene Mirman

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Arrested Development Jason Bateman, Michael Cera Portia de Rossi

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The Middle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Middle Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn Charlie McDermott

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The Neighbors is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Neighbors Jami Gertz, Lenny Venito Simon Templeman

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Wilfred is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Wilfred Elijah Wood, Jason Gann Fiona Gubelmann

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Late Night with Jimmy Fallon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Jimmy Fallon, The Roots Steve Higgins

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2 Broke Girls is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
2 Broke Girls Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs Garrett Morris

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Goldbergs Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile George Segal

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The Millers is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Millers J.B. Smoove, Nelson Franklin Margo Martindale

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Last Man Standing is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013

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Enlisted is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Enlisted Geoff Stults, Chris Lowell Parker Young

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Workaholics is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Workaholics Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine Anders Holm

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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III Dicky Barrett

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Drunk History is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Drunk History Jayma Mays, Don Cheadle Jack Black

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Legit is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013

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The Mindy Project is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Mindy Project Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina Ike Barinholtz

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Mom is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Mom Anna Faris, Allison Janney Blake Garrett Rosenthal - Anna Faris, Allison Janney

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Saturday Night Live is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Saturday Night Live Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson Seth Meyers

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My Little Pony: Friendship Is ... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Ashleigh Ball, Tabitha St. Germain Tara Strong

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Dads is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Dads Seth Green, Giovanni Ribisi Brenda Song

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Mike & Molly is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Mike & Molly Billy Gardell, Melissa McCarthy Reno Wilson

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The Real Husbands of Hollywood is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Real Husbands of Hollywood

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The League is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The League Mark Duplass, Jonathan Lajoie Nick Kroll

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The Ben Show is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Ben Show

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Hello Ladies is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Hello Ladies

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The Goodwin Games is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Goodwin Games Becki Newton, Scott Foley T.J. Miller

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The Jeselnik Offensive is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
The Jeselnik Offensive

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Childrens Hospital is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Childrens Hospital Rob Huebel, Rob Corddry Ken Marino

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Baby Daddy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Baby Daddy Chelsea Kane, Tahj Mowry Jean-Luc Bilodeau

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Men at Work is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Men at Work Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy Adam Busch

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Cougar Town is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Cougar Town Courteney Cox, Christa Miller Busy Philipps

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Anger Management is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Anger Management Shawnee Smith, Charlie Sheen Noureen DeWulf

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Veep is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Veep Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky Tony Hale

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Suburgatory is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Funniest TV Shows of 2013
Suburgatory Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy Carly Chaikin