12/24/2013 10:59 EST | Updated 05/12/2014 10:59 EDT

Best Comedy Videos 2013: Funniest Musical Spoofs, Parodies And Actual Hits

Please alert Homer Simpson: I am ready to laugh.

And who isn’t? After a year that trumped its own bleakness week after week, we were in dire need of cheering up (or at the very least, jokes at the expense of something or someone we hated) throughout the last 52 weeks.

Now, with end-of-year stress at an all-time high, we figured you needed laughter the most. So here are 20 of our favourite laughter-inducing videos of 2013. If we missed any, toss the link in the comments and tell us why it should’ve made the cut.