Originally Posted by picklesandginge
It's like everything else is quite dry and dark, and then he's just trying to be slapstick and it just doesn't fit with the rest of the show.
I guess his reasoning would be that's the purpose, that he's there to act as a counterbalance. But for me it doesn't really work. It's as if he should be in Father Ted, or as a character Jim Carrey might play in a wacky comedy film or something.