Funny The Funniest Running Jokes on It's Always Sunny  

Stephen Tompkins
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With over 10 seasons on the books, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, has established itself as one of the mainstays of modern comedy. Over those double digit seasons, IASiP has some of the funniest and lasting running gags and running jokes on television.

Take for instance Charlie's illiteracy; it could have easily been a one-off joke, but the gang has stretched it over the course of every season, and it's still as funny now as it was the first time it came up. There are plenty more running gags from the Sunny writers where that came from, so take a moment to vote up your favorite It's Always Sunny running jokes below!
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Charlie's Illiteracy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Running Jokes on It's Always Sunny
Charlie's Illiteracy

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210 34
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Dennis Being a Sociopath

3
200 32
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Charlie and Bird Law

4
181 30
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Day Man

5
201 38
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Rickety Cricket's Spiral Into Ever-Greater Horrors

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204 40
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Mac's Homosexuality

7
162 36
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Charlie Work

8
165 39
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Dennis and Dee's Continuing Crack Addiction

9
159 44
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The Waitress's Real Name

10
137 37
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Nightcrawlers

11
142 41
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Dee Is a Bird

12
125 37
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Green Man

13
106 26
Rum Ham! is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Running Jokes on It's Always Sunny
Muhammed Hussein added Rum Ham!

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129 41
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Mac Being a Karate Expert

15
114 35
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Dee's Cars

16
121 41
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The McPoyles and Milk

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100 30
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"What's Up, Bitches?"

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106 37
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"Goddamnit"

19
101 34
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Frank's Gun

20
96 33
Charlie's Disguises is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Running Jokes on It's Always Sunny
Charlie's Disguises

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96 34
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Dr. Mantis Toboggan

22
94 37
Frank's Toe Knife is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Running Jokes on It's Always Sunny
Christopher Kaphaem added Frank's Toe Knife

23
108 50
Charlie Loving the Waitress is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Running Jokes on It's Always Sunny
Charlie Loving the Waitress

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90 37
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Mac's Real Name

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80 34
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Mac's Duster