The Top 20 Episodes of Community, Pt. IMore Like This
I can't count the reasons I should stay
One by one, they all just fade away
I have a personal pantheon of what I consider the best (non-animated) sitcoms ever conceived by man, TV comedies that have never failed to bust my gut and have me rolling on the floor laughing so hard I cry, that're as irreverent as they are fiercely intelligent. This roster includes Blackadder - which I've already written a top countdown for -, Arrested Development, Frasier (and to a lesser extent, Cheers, but mostly Frasier), Black Books, Spaced, Flight of the Conchords, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy TV series... and, of course, Community.
For those who've never watched the show (first off, fix that), Community starts with a disbarred lawyer who has to attend Greendale Community College in order to earn a real law degree. His attempts to woo one fellow student inadvertently creates a study group of whacky,
The Top 20 Episodes of Community, Pt. IIMore Like This
Welcome to Part Deux to this contuining love note to the cult comedy series, Community! Hope you enjoy!
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15) Intermediate Filmmaking
Another one of Community's more personal episodes, this time in the guise of a scathing critique of mockumentary sitcoms like Arrested Development, The Office, Parks & Recreation, Modern Family, and more.
For context, Pierce - who, in this season, has been exceptionally vindictive and petty - pretends to be dying of a drug overdose to get the study group's attention. So, on his "deathbed," he hires Abed to stage a documentary about his "final moments," which is really little more than a trap to sucker in the rest of the study group with gifts that seem beneficial... but are secretly designed to play upon their insecurities (Pierce arranges for Jeff a meeting with his deadbeat dad, the self-righteous Britta is given a subst