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The 11 Best Video Sketch Groups on the Internet

Internet comedy is a scary arena. There is more good comedy on the web than any one person could ever consume; there's also an over-whelming amount of garbage. In particular, good sketch videos are a tall order, as they require both funny, original ideas and solid production know-how to compete in the dark void that is YouTube. Producing one is hard enough, and the groups who can produce consistently will make up the the next generation of comedy writers, directors, and actors. To help you wade through the digital landscape, we've assembled a list (in no particular order) of 11 of our favorite video sketch groups.

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Dog Gym: The Latest Workout Craze to Sweep the Internet

I love this new video from Bobby Chicago featuring Rob Lathan as Vince Tornado, the creator of a new workout that combines working out and dogs. Dogs really should be used more in everyday tasks, especially dogs as agreeable to being hoisted as those used in this video.

Jeff Foxworthy Reinvents Himself With a Move to Williamsburg

Sure, making fun of hipsters may be getting a little worn out, but when you make a character called Hipster Foxworthy, in which Jeff Foxworthy has moved to Williamsburg? You get a pass. This one's from Bobby Chicago, the sketch group that's sent not one but two writers to SNL: Christine Nangle and brand-new hire Pete Schultz.

Bjorn Standing Up: Doing Standup with a Baby

In this new video from Bobby Chicago, Rob Lathan is Eddie Decker, aspiring standup and new father. Lathan is actually both a comedian and a new father, hence the baby costar, making the idea of that open mic he did with his daughter strapped to his chest even more hilariously awkward.