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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Dennis Being a Sociopath
3
206 32
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Charlie and Bird Law
4
206 38
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Rickety Cricket's Spiral Into Ever-Greater Horrors
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209 40
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Mac's Homosexuality
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184 31
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Day Man
7
170 39
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Dennis and Dee's Continuing Crack Addiction
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163 36
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Charlie Work
9
163 44
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The Waitress's Real Name
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141 38
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Nightcrawlers
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146 41
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Dee Is a Bird
12
129 37
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Green Man
13
109 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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132 42
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Mac Being a Karate Expert
15
124 41
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The McPoyles and Milk
16
114 35
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Dee's Cars
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101 30
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"What's Up, Bitches?"
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107 37
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"Goddamnit"
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102 34
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Frank's Gun
20
98 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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99 34
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Dr. Mantis Toboggan
22
98 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
109 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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91 37
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Mac's Real Name
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82 34
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Mac's Duster