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'Robot Chicken' Offers Comedy with a Dark Edge

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'Robot Chicken' Offers Comedy with a Dark Edge

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'Robot Chicken' Offers Comedy with a Dark Edge

'Robot Chicken' Offers Comedy with a Dark Edge

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Seth Green and Matthew Senreich's series, Robot Chicken, is a sketch comedy show with stop-motion animation and action figures.

The program — broadcast on the Cartoon Network's Adult Swim — follows in the tradition of Saturday Night Live, but it has much darker humor. Green and Senreich talk with Andrea Seabrook about their creation.

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