Write the Sitcom!

The best source of info about sitcoms is the sitcom entry on the tvtropes.org website.   Please feel free to spend hours looking through TV tropes. Yes, it’s that interesting.

Sitcom Terms:  Story Bible, sketch comedy, romcom, dramedy, three camera comedy (vs. the single  camera setup), cutaway, the two act sitcom.

Here is the Honeymooners’ episode

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=st21NE6HWkk]

Here is the I Love Lucy episode called “the Diet”. (A Classic 3 camera sitcom).

[youtube http://youtu.be/nr3P0TpkZv8]

Here is the Everybody Hates  Chris episode titled Minimum Wage.

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pclN8l39Xw0]

For the record, my alltime favorite sitcoms are

  1. All in the Family. I love every aspect of this show! 
  2. Cheers
  3. Third Rock from the Sun
  4. Larry Sanders Show
  5. Bernie Mac Show
  6. Arrested Development (on Netflix!)
  7. Seinfeld
  8. The Simpsons
  9. I Love Lucy
  10. Soap
  11. That Seventies Show
  12. Sanford and Son
  13. King of the Hill (about Texas!)
  14. Honeymooners

But to be honest, I like almost any sitcom out there!

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