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    People Are Sharing Their Favorite Running Gags On TV Shows, And I'm Laughing Just Thinking About Them

    One word for you: "FEENY!"

    This week in a viral thread, redditor u/djc8 asked, "What’s your favorite running gag in a TV show?" and you better believe fans came through with some absolutely EXCELLENT responses!

    Nickelodeon

    So, with that in mind, here are just a few of the running gags that TV lovers truly believe never get old:

    1. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

    NBC

    "Uncle Phil throwing Jazz out of the house."

    u/JugOfVoodoo

    2. The Office

    NBC

    "Michael Scott's unbridled hate for Toby."

    u/Brave-Economist-7005

    3. Arrested Development

    Someone saying "Have you told your girlfriend, Bland? I mean, Ann"
    Fox

    "This show is a masterclass in running jokes, but my favorite is the Bluth family’s reaction to Ann whenever she's brought up."

    u/50-6f-72-6e-0a

    4. The Simpsons

    ABC

    "Mr. Burns referencing things from like 150 years ago."

    u/abdulakbah

    5. Fraiser

    NBC

    "Never seeing Niles's wife, but getting hilarious descriptions of her."

    u/DaisyJaneAM

    6. BoJack Horseman

    This banner saays "Congrats Diane and Mr. Peanut Butter, Peanut Butter is one word"
    Netflix

    "Any time there's a banner shown on the show, it was clearly dictated aloud and the person entering it didn't know when to stop. Some examples include:

    'Happy Birthday Diane and Use a Pretty Font'

    'Happy Bat Bat Mitzfah Yes Use Two Bats Because She's a Bat'

    'Mr. Peanut Butter's Housewarming Bash and Can You Send Me a Picture of the Banner Before it Goes Off to the Printer This Time?'"

    u/Notmiefault

    7. 30 Rock

    NBC

    "Kenneth being very old (and potentially immortal)."

    u/litsto

    8. Scrubs

    NBC

    "Rowdy the stuffed dog."

    u/mechy84

    9. Modern Family

    Phil saying "Dance until your feet hurt, sing until your lungs hurt, act until you're William Hurt"
    ABC

    "Phil Dunphy's dad jokes."

    u/veg4ndracula

    10. It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia

    F/X

    "I always liked the gag where they just have (and keep reusing) the same one camcorder and VHS tape, and any time they film something new over it, there are always bits of old gags from prior episodes."


    u/mepardo

    11. New Girl

    Fox

    "Winston being terrible at pranks. He either goes way too big or way too small."

    u/AndrewLBailey

    12. Seinfeld

    NBC

    "'Hello, Newman.'"

    u/feelmorewithless

    13. Parks and Recreation

    NBC

    "Jerry’s beautiful wife."

    u/jpie999

    14. I.T. Crowd

    BBC One

    "'Have you tried turning it off and on again?'"

    u/AmIRightPeter

    15. Bob's Burgers

    The space is named in this scene "Lin-Manuel's Verandas Patio Furniture"
    Fox

    "The names of the space rented next to Bob's restaurant always changing."

    u/Xndrito

    16. The Fairly Odd Parents

    Nickelodeon

    "'Dinkleberg!'"

    u/i-will-be-dead

    17. The Good Place

    NBC

    "Jason Mendoza and his molotov cocktails."

    u/Appropriate_Olive909

    18. SpongeBob SquarePants

    Nickelodeon

    "The French narrator! '2 hours later.'"

    u/Wumbology129

    19. Boy Meets World

    ABC

    "The way Eric always says, 'FEENY!'"

    u/TheFantasticXman1

    20. Archer

    F/X

    "The password always being 'guest.'"

    u/Forikorder

    21. And finally: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Jake saying "I came alone! Title of my sextape"
    Fox

    "Whenever Jake responds to something even slightly dirty-sounding with, 'Title of your sex tape!'"

    u/FoghornLegporn

    You've read their picks, but now it's your turn! What are some of your favorite reoccurring jokes on TV shows? Share your pick(s) in the comments below!

    Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity. H/T Reddit.