Aired: 2001-2003

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.

Before comedy popped off for him, Gervais was in an '80s duo called Seona Dancing. Seriously.