Rick and Morty: space and time breakers, dysfunctional family havers, purveyors of Sichaun sauce, and maybe the most realistic physical description of alcoholism on television. They have some sort of claim to making multiverses cool before multiverses were cool. And oh yeah, the show is really, really funny. So it's safe to say that Dan Harmon's first mainstream return to TV since Community has been a success. 

Since the show is so meticulously laid it, you'd be forgiven for thinking that Rick and Morty is a show that knew what it was from the very beginning. But nothing could be farther from the truth. Did you know it started off as a cheap parody of Back to the Future all the way back in 2006? I mean, it is right there in the name, we're not spoiling anything. 

Today we’ll be looking at that and 15 other behind-the-scenes stories from the show:

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