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

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'Inside Amy Schumer' (Comedy Central)
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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. 

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