Happiest Season is a great example of how to write a running gag that’s funny for the audience and relevat to teh plot
The tropes and what to expect from genre.
The Cyrano love story is a pretty well-known trope nowadays. Every sitcom (and Disney channel original series) ever has had an episode where an “ugly” but smart character helps a “handsome” but dumb character seduce a clueless love interest. Everyone knows how the story goes, but still, this formula is so good that writers keep …