40 Best 'Saturday Night Live' Characters of All Time

Legends, obscurities, opera men: a look back at the funniest concoctions to grace Studio 8H

14. & 15. The Nerds: Lisa Loopner and Todd Di La Muca
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14. & 15. The Nerds: Lisa Loopner and Todd Di La Muca

Gilda Radner and Bill Murray as a couple of high school nerds in love. Talk about a rarity: the Nerds were a functional couple on SNL, trading noogies and cornball quips like, "That's so funny I forgot to laugh" or "Let's not and say we did." Radner and Murray were a real-life couple, yet tempestuous as their offscreen relationship was, the Nerds shared an affection that was genuinely touching.

Best line: "Did you ever have a lollipop kiss? Close your eyes and pucker up. Sucker!"

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