Schmidt has evolved from a douchebag on New Girl to a HILARIOUS douchebag on New Girl.
The character has unique interests, such as walking sticks, and has always had a crush on CeCe. He actually started dating her midway through season one, and he also has a strong affection for his car.
Get rid of it, Jess. Pine has no place in this loft. It's the wood of poor people and outhouses.Schmidt
I'm gonna go take a shower with Nick's bar soap like a common ranch hand.Schmidt