Painful Dart Bomb had a challenge for the SA Goons: "Make Crappy Sitcoms Even Worse!" He provided a sample Photoshop that illustrates the concept in a pretty straightforward way:
Soon, the thread took a couple twists. Some contributors turned "worse" into "much, much worse":
While others took liberties with the "crappy sitcom" part of the description:
By pushing the limits of the theme's description (and also the limits of good taste), the Goons generated quite an impressive batch of images. A few of these echo punchlines from 2013's "Sitcoms Throughout History" article, as well they should: Recycling gags is the key to sitcom success!
After years of being misunderstood, I had hoped we finally had "our" story. I was wrong.
He had a yellow inflatable tube around his waist, the kind with a comical duck head. There was a tiny fish in one of his hands, and a trident in the other. In the background a squirrel wearing shades was water skiing.
For fans of meaningless awards, these awards are extra meaningless.
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