The Best TV of 2014 So Far

From purple weddings to female perps, Rob Sheffield lists the highlights of an already abundant year of great TV

Load Previous
'Inside Amy Schumer' (Comedy Central)
20
Comedy Central17/20

17. 'Inside Amy Schumer' (Comedy Central)

When people talk about "going there," what they mean by "there" is where Amy Schumer spends most of her freewheeling sketch show. I mean, her joke about "cyberbullying my niece" isn't even one of the 10 most shocking moments in the second episode alone. The instant-classic Call of Duty skit has Schumer playing a combat video game, where her experience as a female soldier takes a dark, dark turn. Comedy Central has certainly been on a roll lately, but Schumer's in a zone of her own, and let's hope she doesn't stop now. 

Back to Top