11 Best Comedy Podcasts of All Time
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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1. My Dad Wrote a Porno
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!
2 Dope Queens
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.
3. Comedy Bang! Bang!
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.
4. Asian, Not Asian
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.
5. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Ears Edition
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.
6. The Dollop with Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds
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.
7. Scam Goddess
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.
8. Drunk Medical Stories
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.
9. A Very Fatal Murder
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.
10. Call Her Daddy
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.
11. Entry Level with Brooks Wheelan
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.
If you’re looking for more funny podcasts, check out these playlist from members of the Podyssey community: