Top 10 Sitcom Cliches

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Cliches of any sitcom. These cliches are common and get old after a while.

The Top Ten

1 A laugh track

I think it's fair to say a show is desperate to be a sitcom when these occur. It's like "hey, viewers! This is meant to be funny! Laugh at it! " - Livirus

It's so cliche and done to death that it's annoying. - SomePersonYouHate

2 Main characters that fall in love with someone and are too nervous to tell them

More common in adult sitcoms but it can be common in teen sitcoms. - SomePersonYouHate

Every American sitcom ever. - PositronWildhawk

3 A theme song about overcoming obstacles or enjoying life

Mostly with teen sitcoms but adult sitcoms to. - SomePersonYouHate

4 Innuendos to appeal to teenagers and adults

Depending on the rating of the sitcom. - SomePersonYouHate

5 A dysfunctional family

Not just a sitcom cliche but a annoying television cliche in general. - SomePersonYouHate

6 Cheesy jokes or dialogue

More common in teen sitcoms but this can be common in adult sitcoms to. - SomePersonYouHate

7 Corny morals about life

Mostly a teen sitcom cliche but still a cliche one at that. - SomePersonYouHate

8 Recycled jokes

Not only a sign of bad writing but quite a few sitcoms are guilty of this. - SomePersonYouHate

9 Main characters that end up together

Done to death in loads of sitcoms. - SomePersonYouHate

10 Main characters that are either high school students or adults

Ranging from your average Nickelodeon sitcom to a TBS sitcom. - SomePersonYouHate

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1. A laugh track
2. Main characters that fall in love with someone and are too nervous to tell them
3. A theme song about overcoming obstacles or enjoying life
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