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Television is often the best escape from the pressures of daily life. There’s no better way to let off steam from a tough day at work than getting comfortable on the sofa and putting on a television comedy. 2013 had some of the best written, laugh-out-loud funny, entertaining comedy shows of all time. Some of these comedy shows are decades old and still filling viewers with laughter every week, like The Simpsons and Saturday Night Live.Other shows are critically acclaimed for their ability to tell jokes with characters viewers care about, like New Girl, The Office, and Parks and Recreation. Some of the shows are new, but have the potential to last many seasons of laughs.

This list answers the question “What are the best comedy shows of 2013?” What shows made you laugh the most? Which did you look forward to every week? What TV comedies can you imagine watching in 20 years and still laugh hysterically? This list features the shows that may last the test of time or may fade away, leaving viewers with only funny memories.

The shows on this list are the perfect remedy to a bad,stressful day. The best comedy shows of 2013 are funny, heartwarming,entertaining, and worth watching again and again.

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The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The Big Bang Theory Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco

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2
119 74
Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Modern Family Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen

3
103 80
How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
How I Met Your Mother Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders

4
86 67
The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

5
78 59
Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews

6
84 70
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

7
79 74
New Girl is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
New Girl Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield

8
77 80
South Park is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes

9
66 70
Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Parks and Recreation Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman

10
73 83
2 Broke Girls is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
2 Broke Girls Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Garrett Morris

11
53 64
Saturday Night Live is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Saturday Night Live Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson, Seth Meyers

12
51 62
Community is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Community Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Donald Glover

13
54 68
Mike & Molly is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Mike & Molly Billy Gardell, Melissa McCarthy, Reno Wilson

14
47 60
Psych is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
ChangesDownClub added Psych James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson

15
45 59
Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Arrested Development Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Portia de Rossi

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50 67
The Office is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The Office Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer

17
51 71
It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney

18
48 71
Orange Is the New Black is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Orange Is the New Black Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning

19
44 69
Raising Hope is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Raising Hope Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton, Garret Dillahunt

20
44 69
Archer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Archer H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash

21
46 74
The Mindy Project is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The Mindy Project Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina, Ike Barinholtz

22
43 72
The Middle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The Middle Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott

23
55 101
Two and a Half Men is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Two and a Half Men Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher, Angus T. Jones

24
29 62
Suburgatory is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Suburgatory Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy, Carly Chaikin

25
32 69
Cougar Town is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Cougar Town Courteney Cox, Christa Miller, Busy Philipps

26
30 74
Awkward. is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Awkward. Ashley Rickards, Beau Mirchoff, Jillian Rose Reed

27
35 87
Glee is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Glee Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison

28
25 67
Workaholics is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Workaholics Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm

29
23 65
Eastbound & Down is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Eastbound & Down Danny McBride, Steve Little, Katy Mixon

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25 70
Anger Management is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Anger Management Shawnee Smith, Charlie Sheen, Noureen DeWulf

31
24 69
The Crazy Ones is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013

32
21 64
The League is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The League Mark Duplass, Jonathan Lajoie, Nick Kroll

33
21 69
The Neighbors is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
The Neighbors Jami Gertz, Lenny Venito, Simon Templeman

34
20 68
Girls is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Girls Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke

35
18 67
Nurse Jackie is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Nurse Jackie Edie Falco, Merritt Wever, Paul Schulze

36
18 70
Wilfred is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Wilfred Elijah Wood, Jason Gann, Fiona Gubelmann

37
17 68
Dads is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Dads Seth Green, Giovanni Ribisi, Brenda Song

38
17 69
Trophy Wife is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013

39
17 72
Super Fun Night is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013

40
14 65
Episodes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Comedy Shows of 2013
Episodes Matt LeBlanc, Tamsin Greig, Stephen Mangan