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Executive produced by Bob Odenkirk ("Breaking Bad") and Ben Stiller, "The Birthday Boys" is a scripted original sketch show starring the Los Angeles comedy group of the same name. The Birthday Boys are Jefferson Dutton, Dave Ferguson, Mike Hanford, Tim Kalpakis, Matt Kowalick, Mike Mitchell and Chris VanArtsdalen, whose collective credits include "Parks and Recreation," "The Office," "Portlandia," "Funny or Die," "Comedy Bang! Bang!" and "Conan." Episodes combine a mix of stand-alone and multiact sketches that twist real-life situations and cultural touchstones, taking a page from absurd yet intelligent classic sketch shows "Monty Python," "Kids in the Hall" and Odenkirk's "Mr. Show With Bob and David."

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The Birthday Boys take a look back at the greatest summer of their lives from street fights to secret gardens to hidden caverns.
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A declaration that the World Wide Web is a failure; losing sleep over online opinions; soldiers capitalize on their viral potential; how people got attention before the Internet.
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A Polish immigrant father does what he can to care for his seven DJ sons; in their attempt to kill Adolf Hitler, two time-travelers hit a speed bump.
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A fashion designer, a man raised in nature and a struggling indie rock band may seem like they have nothing in common, but they're all trying to find where they belong in the world.
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A visit with Glanard Frugner, the worst animator of all time, including an introduction to some of his less-than-legendary creations; an evaluation how smart the public is.
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The Birthday Boys revisit their high school days with a pact to each lose their virginity before they graduate that they made on graduation day; a student brings his Dad to the prom; a pseudo-intellectual evaluates the Contemporary Family.
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The ups and downs of a group of residential roofers whose antics got them an American sitcom; a moronic rap-rocker who sings about America's problems-only to discover he can't find any; Laraine Newman; French Stewart.
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An alternate story of the inventors of the personal computer who were a group of nerds consumed with their garage hangouts; an introduction to Car-y, a magical automobile that travels to the Land of Pretend.

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