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No other comedy gave weirdos a home like 30 Rock did.

What was supposed to be a smash hit helmed by the brilliant Tina Fey turned into a commercially flop and critically lauded TV show that defied traditions. Held together by a solid ensemble cast which included Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan, Jane Krakowski, and Jack McBrayer, 30 Rock wasn't afraid to experiment with the weird side of comedy. While the show's premise was loosely based on Fey's own experiences as a writer and performer on Saturday Night Live, the inescapably outlandish atmosphere of 30 Rock was entirely unique. Although the comedy didn't receive the love it deserved while it was on air, 30 Rock has managed to become a cult classic.

So in honor of the show's 10th anniversary, here are 10 reasons why 30 Rock rocked harder than other TV comedy.