Bo Burnham was right.
Like he sang in his song “Sad,” “Laughter, it’s the key to everything. It’s the way to solving all the sadness in the world.”
Which is why “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” is the perfect pick-me-up to a bad day.
Created by Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna, “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” is at its best when its hope riding a wave of desperation.
Here’s two breakout performances from season two:
Even with bowel jokes, these songs are incredibly sad. Somehow, we manage to laugh anyway.
The CW’s “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” was created by Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna. The show’s first and second seasons are available on Netflix.