We've already learned so much together. Why, there was deadly Presidents
and important drug dates
, what else could there possibly be to learn? How about
Who Famous TV Characters Are Based On
Borat Supposedly based on Turkish Internet Celebrity, Mahir Cagri who became famous after his hilarious personal website was forwarded around in 1999.
Kramer Seinfeld's wacky neighbor Cosmo Kramer is based on Larry David's former wacky neighbor of six years, Kenny Kramer. Kenny runs a very popular bus tour in New York called Kramer's Reality Tour.
Popeye The E-Coli resistant sailor was based on a local tough guy in Chester, Illinois named Frank "Rocky" Fiegel. But that's not all, Olive Oyl and Wimpy were based on real people, too.
Ari Gold Vincent Chase's super-agent and mega-dick is based on real life super agent and possible mega-dick, Ari Emanuel. Not only that, almost the entire cast of 'Entourage' are based on real people.
Boss Hogg The Greedy Commissioner of Hazard County was based on the infamously corrupt New York City politician, William "Boss" Tweed. Boss Tweed never had to deal with the Duke Brothers, but he did manage to escape from jail and almost flee to Spain.
George Costanza Everybody's favorite loser is based on real-life winner and Seinfeld co-creator, Larry David. This fact is obvious to anyone who has seen an episode of Curb.