COMEDY
12/28/2010 08:53 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

2010's People Who Made Comedy Possible (PHOTOS)

The year 2010 had a plethora of intensely funny people, but where would they be without their targets, who may be equally funny for altogether different (and unintentional) reasons? Midterm election years always make the stakes of politics and our culture more heightened than non-election years, and that sense of urgency only fuels the fire of comedians' wit. Politicians, celebrities, and whatever Sarah Palin is are always good for making us laugh in between sighs of remorse. Vote for the people you loved to hate the most!

2010's People Who Made Comedy Possible