It seems that every TV show that wants to be ironically funny at one point or another has a character pointing out that they live in real life.
The line and idea that TV characters live in real life and not on a TV show has been overused to the point of full circle self satire. However, seeing the most popular TV shows of the last twenty years make the same joke over and over again in two minutes makes the joke funny all over again, as proved by this YouTube mashup by comedy troupe Slacktory. No matter how critically acclaimed or popular a show is, it seems like no one is above making the ironic joke.
From kids shows to adult dramas, every genre takes a stab at self-irony at some point. It only gets better when viewed out of context, whether you live in the real world or not.
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