Thanks to the power of YouTube and my errant wandering, I rediscovered "3rd Rock from the Sun". I used to watch this show when it was on the air but I did not remember it being this funny. This is some of the funniest tv I've seen. John Lithgow is a genius. Pair this with the fact that he went on to star as a bad guy in "Dexter" and you will know that I'm right.
In celebration of this rediscovery I've put together some choice clips for your delectation;