Get your headphones on and tune in for a good laugh!
Get ready to grin, snicker, giggle, chuckle or downright cackle to your heart’s content with some of 2020’s funniest comedy podcasts! (Featured image: Matt Botsford)
1. A Very Fatal Murder
If you’re a fan of the True Crime genre but also enjoy a good comedy bit then A Very Fatal Murder is the podcast for you. Complete with fake ads and sponsors, the program follows Onion Public Radio correspondent, David Pascall, as he embarks on a search for murder crimes to solve while poking fun at the genre along the way!
Listen to A Very Fatal Murder here.
2. Anna Faris Is Unqualified
Tune in and listen to Anna Faris’ best love advice she is definitely not qualified to give on this hilarious podcast. Faris draws on her own life experience and that of the celebs she interviews such as Allison Janney, Sam Taylor-Johnson and her husband the actor Aaron Taylor-Johnson “on a mission to create a community where those of us who have no idea what the f*ck we’re doing can find comfort, support and laughter.”
Listen to Anna Faris is Unqualified here.
3. Best Friends with Nicole Byer and Sasheer Zamata
Just an all-around feel-good podcast about the trappings of best friendship. Join absolute BFFs hosts Nicole Byer and Sasheer Zamata and tune into their totally hilarious conversations that will certainly put a huge smile on your face.
Listen to Best Friends here.
4. Citation Needed
If endless and aimless browsing through Wikipedia is your thing then you should probably start listening to Citation Needed right about now. Each week, a bunch of would-be experts get together to discuss a new Wikipedia article with absolutely no knowledge on the subject. Both an informative and incredibly funny podcast.
Listen to Citation Needed here.
5. Comedy Bang! Bang!
An oldie but a goodie. This podcast has been around since 2009 when it first aired as a radio show. But host Scott Aukerman has never failed to make us laugh till our stomach hurts. Join Aukerman as he interviews a full slate of comedians and guests in what usually starts as a candid interview but usually ends up evolving into an utterly entertaining improv session.
Listen to Comedy Bang! Bang here.
6. Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend
This awesomely funny podcast has nothing to envy to his late-night show. Tune in each week and listen as Conan interviews his guests and figures out whether their friendship can still work once the cameras and mics go off.
Listen to Conan’s podcast here.
7. Entry Level
This hilarious podcast is about all the awful jobs some of us had to go through to get to where we are today. Join Brooks Wheelan every week as he reminisces about the sh*t he and his guests have had to put up with throughout their careers!
Listen to Entry Level here.
8. How Did This Get Made?
A hilariously good program about hilariously bad movies. Join comedians June Diane Raphael, Jason Matzoukas and Paul Sheer as they deconstruct a different bad and outlandish movie each week. Haven’t seen the movies they’re talking about? No worries, the podcasts’ scintillating discussions don’t require any prior knowledge or preparation!
Listen to How Did This Get Made? here.
9. Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!
One of NPR’s best podcasts out there, this program’s perfect for keeping up with the news. The weekly quiz features a panel composed by some of the best comedians and humorists out there who are tasked with answering hilarious questions about the latest news. It’s bound to have you shouting out the answers throughout your house!
Listen to Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me! here.
10. WTF with Marc Maron
Another golden oldie, Maron’s podcast has also been around since 2009. If you’re looking for honest, thought-provoking comedy featuring an iconic list of guests such as the late Robin William, Conan O’Brien, Keith Richards and President Obama, then WTF is definitely the podcast for you.
Feature image: Matt Botsford, Unsplash