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11 Best Comedy Podcasts of All Time

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Laughter is the best medicine. This playlist of the best funny podcasts to listen to can give you a dose of giggles to brighten up your day.

Comedy podcasts come in all stripes of humor and forms. A popular style of comedy podcast is comedians interviewing fellow comedians and celebrity guests. In fact, you’ll probably recognize many podcast comedians, such as Trevor Noah, from prime-time TV. Another common type of funny pod involves best friends chatting about the topics of the day—you’re guaranteed to feel like you’re part of the conversation by the end of it!

With recommendations from Podyssey’s community of podcast lovers who have binged hours of the funniest podcast episodes, we curated a playlist of the top comedy podcasts to give you comic relief whenever you need it in your day.

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Best Comedy Podcasts

11 podcasts

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1. My Dad Wrote a Porno

My Dad Wrote A Porno

My Dad Wrote A Porno

+340 FANS

Yes, you read that title right. A man and two pals read a porno that his father wrote under the pen name “Rocky Flinstone” about a woman named Belinda and her sexual adventures. Look no further for one of the best British comedy podcasts!

Most Recommended Episode

S1E1 - 'The Job Interview'

27:49 | Oct 5th, 2015

8 RECOMMENDATIONS

In the very first episode, we meet our heroine, Belinda Blumenthal, as she interviews for the job of her dreams - worldwide sales director of a pots and pans company.

2 Dope Queens

2 Dope Queens

WNYC Studios

+147 FANS

These two Black queens in a Brooklyn comedy club brings down the house when it comes to being one of the best funny podcasts for women. Hosted by the youngest correspondent of The Daily Show and her equally funny friend, the show features conversations about dating and other juicy topics, interviews with hilarious guests, and a mini standup comedy show in between.

Most Recommended Episode

#1 Dad Bods

56:58 | Apr 5th, 2016

4 RECOMMENDATIONS

It's just another day in the 2 Dope Queens universe, with one philosophical trip to a strip club and two bizarre run-ins with racist cab drivers. Plus, the beauty of the dad bod. Phoebe and Jessica's ...Show More

3. Comedy Bang! Bang!

Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast

Earwolf and Scott Aukerman

+163 FANS

Don’t be fooled by this comedy podcast that starts off with an all-too-normal guest interview, but ends with a hilarious sketch comedy skit least when you expect it. The show’s unique material is definitely one of the reasons why it consistently appears at the top comedy podcast rankings.

Most Recommended Episode

500 Nick Kroll, Jason Mantzoukas, Lauren Lapkus, Jon Gabrus, Paul F. Tompkins, Mary Holland

1:41:55 | Jul 24th, 2017

3 RECOMMENDATIONS

Jason “Heynong Man” Mantzoukas, intern Gino Lambardo, El Chupacabra, and Scott’s nephew Todd are all here to celebrate the 500th episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! We’ll hear Todd’s signature “Oy Yoi Yoi” ...Show More

AUDIO REMOVED: The podcast creator has made this episode no longer publicly available.

4. Asian, Not Asian

Asian, Not Asian

Fumi Abe & Mic Nguyen

4 FANS

How Asian are Asian Amercians really? In this funny political and culture podcast, two Asian American men explore their hyphenated cultural identities with hilarious guest conversations on the topics of race, politics, food, and more.

Most Recommended Episode

Bon Appétit is Just Bread without POC (w/ Elena Yamamoto, VICE Munchies)

1:08:56 | Aug 17th, 2020

1 RECOMMENDATION

Have you been dining outside? Doesn’t it seem like things are slowly returning to the way it used to be? WRONG! Elena Yamamoto (VICE Munchies) joins us on the pod this week to give us an inside lo...Show More

5. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Ears Edition

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah: Ears Edition

Comedy Central

+44 FANS

You can now listen to The Daily Show any time of the day! Catch up on the funniest highlights from the popular late-night comedy shows that’s also one of the best funny news podcasts.

Most Recommended Episode

Last Week's Top Stories - Gender Reveal Party Ignites a Wildfire & Fox News Comes to Trump's Defense

19:34 | Sep 14th, 2020

2 RECOMMENDATIONS

Trevor covers a gender reveal party that sparked a massive wildfire, new diversity requirements for the Oscars, revelations President Trump downplayed COVID-19 and more. Learn more about your ad-choi...Show More

6. The Dollop with Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds

The Dollop with Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds

All Things Comedy | Wondery

+234 FANS

History has never been more fun or funny until Dave and Gareth came along with their hugely popular history comedy podcast. Let the comedic duo bring you on hilarious journeys to the past tracing obscure stories of notable figures, bizarre events, and weird household products.

Most Recommended Episode

12 - The Rube

1:01:37 | Jul 14th, 2014

5 RECOMMENDATIONS

Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds discuss legendary baseball player Rube Waddell. Tour Dates Sources Dollop Merch

7. Scam Goddess

Scam Goddess

Earwolf & Laci Mosley

+42 FANS

No one loves a good scam more than the scam goddess herself—Lacy Mosely. In this top female comedian podcast, join the con-gregation (get it?) to hear legendary scams from Instagram dating swindlers to wannabe New York socialites.

Most Recommended Episode

Scam Heiress Anna Sorokin with Paul F. Tompkins

58:31 | Oct 1st, 2019

6 RECOMMENDATIONS

What’s up Con-gregation & welcome Scam Goddess, the #1 pod dedicated to all things fraud! In this initial episode comedian, actor, and podcast papi Paul F. Tompkins joins host Laci Mosley for a deep d...Show More

8. Drunk Medical Stories

Drunk Medical Stories

Drunk Medical Stories

+1 FAN

Get your gin and tonics ready! You probably wouldn’t consider anything medical related as a typical funny podcast topic, but these weird and wild medical stories will make you laugh and cringe in horror at the same time.

Most Recommended Episode

Notorious VAG

1:06:29 | Feb 10th, 2020

1 RECOMMENDATION

This weeks episode on Drunk Medical Stories we talk all things about the Vagina. We have lists of slang terms such as hatchet and wizards sleeve, we blow your clams wide open with some amazing vagina ...Show More

9. A Very Fatal Murder

A Very Fatal Murder

The Onion

+71 FANS

Murder isn’t typically the funniest subject, but when the podcast is a parody of true crime podcasts, you’ll probably give it a smirk. Produced by the satirical website The Onion, A Very Fatal Murder mocks the ultra popular true crime genre in their deadpan hilarious way.

Most Recommended Episode

Episode 1: A Perfect Murder

13:39 | Feb 5th, 2018

5 RECOMMENDATIONS

Onion Public Radio reporter David Pascall, who has long searched for the most resonant true-crime podcast that is also about middle America, heads to Bluff Springs, NE where the small town is reeling ...Show More

10. Call Her Daddy

Call Her Daddy

Barstool Sports

+38 FANS

Daddy Gang unite! Get ready for raw and funny stories about sex and relationships with Father Alex Cooper and her guests. In this funny podcast for women, hear everything from honest conversations about bisexuality with celebrities like Miley Cyrus to good ol’ gossip with Alex on her hot sexcapades.

Most Recommended Episode

92- MILEY CYRUS

1:03:04 | Aug 14th, 2020

2 RECOMMENDATIONS

THE DADDY OF ALL DADDIES HAS ARRIVED. Miley Fucking Cyrus joins the show this week and immediately hits it off with your father. Miley is officially Daddy Gang and spills an extreme amount of tea this...Show More

11. Entry Level with Brooks Wheelan

Entry Level with Brooks Wheelan

Brooks Wheelan

+1 FAN

You probably remember your first job, especially if they sucked. Comedian Brooks Wheelan and his famous guests reminisce about hilarious moments at their worst first jobs from babysitting nightmares or embarrassing moments as a celebrity party bouncer.

Most Recommended Episode

Episode 140 - Brittany Furlan

1:06:02 | Jun 29th, 2020

1 RECOMMENDATION

Brittany Furlan (comic/actress) talks about working for a terrible pizza restaurant, babysitting demon children, and working in public relations before being on a prank show that was sued immediately....Show More

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