11 Reasons Why Jim Carrey is the Only Version of the Grinch We Need

His heart was two sizes too small. Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas will always be a holiday classic! However, Jim Carrey made the role of the Grinch into his own in the 2000 live-action adaptation. While the Internet parades articles, memes and GIFs celebrating introverts, it’s important to note this version of the Grinch made introverts into a cool thing first! This reason, along with Carrey’s charm and comedic timing, is why his version of the character was so relatable.

1. He is “faaaabulouuuus!”

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2. He understands our love of food.

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3. He has difficulties scheduling his introverted activities.

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4. But he knows he can’t be an introvert forever.

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5. Water weight plagues him as well.

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6. He also has a problem with too much Christmas music.

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7. He knows how to get actors into character.

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8. He struggles with getting ready for events just like us.

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9. He deals with prejudice.

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10. This is probably how he would act if he had friends on Facebook.

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11. But at the end of the day, he is capable of loving others.

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