10. The Office (BBC)
Your favorite comedian's favorite comedy. Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's magnum opus—a mockumentary about the lives of a paper company's employees in England—was a true watershed moment, making discomfort and douchery the funniest thing since watching an old lady fall down the stairs.
YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
Before comedy popped off for him, Gervais was in an '80s duo called Seona Dancing. Seriously.