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Let Stephen Colbert Run You Through a Typical 'Colbert Report' Workday

Slate just launched a new podcast called Working that explores the typical workdays of various celebrities, and the very first episode features Colbert Report host and Late Show successor Stephen Colbert. Colbert offers a detailed run-through of his average day (and night) on his Comedy Central show, and you'll learn a lot about his views on scripts that don't work out (he calls them "bad girlfriends") and how he greets all of his guests: "I always say the same thing: 'I do the show in character. He's an idiot, he's willfully ignorant of what you know and care about. Please honestly disabuse me of my ignorance and we'll have [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Dan Harmon and Neil Berkeley Visit 'Nerdist'

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

Nerdist - Dan Harmon and Neil Berkeley

Elizabeth: This actually isn’t the first time writer/showrunner Dan Harmon has taped the Nerdist podcast, but it’s the first episode that [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Rob Corddry Makes It Weird

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

You Made It Weird - Rob Corddry

SCOTT: Rob Corddry (Children’s Hospital, Hot Tub Time Machine) makes it weird with Pete Holmes this week on [...]

Inside the Return of 'Superego' with Matt Gourley, Jeremy Carter, Mark McConville, and Paul F. Tompkins

On September 1st, the incredibly funny podcast Superego is returning with the debut of its long-awaited fourth season. The semi-improvised sketch show will return from its year-plus hiatus with comedian Paul F. Tompkins, a frequent guest on seasons past, officially joining the group full-time as a regular cast member alongside Matt Gourley, Jeremy Carter, and Mark McConville. Since its launch in 2006, Superego has grown to become one of the comedy podcast industry's best and most elaborate programs and has attracted a slew of famous person guests like Jason Sudeikis, John Hodgman, and Gillian Jacobs, just to name a few. I recently had the chance to interview Gourley, Carter, McConville, and Tompkins [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Remembering Robin Williams

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

WTF with Marc Maron – Remembering Robin Williams LEIGH: Late Monday night after the news of Robin Williams's passing, WTF host Marc Maron pulled out an archived episode from April 2010 in which he [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Gottfried and Weird Al Deliver a Punch

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

Gilbert Gottfried’s Amazing Colossal Podcast - Weird Al Yankovic Zoe:  “I’m the second lowest on the totem pole. It’s me and then Carrot Top,” says Weird Al Yankovic of [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Joe DeRosa Gets Down with Batman

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

You Made It Weird – Live From High Plains Comedy Festival

Scott: The live shows are always a good, weird, often uncomfortable time, and this one is no [...]

The Five Best Australian Comedy Podcasts

Greetings from Australia, American friends! I have long gorged at the trough that is American culture: your televisual broadcasts, your literature, your popular music, and more recently, your podcasts. For all you have provided, I thank you, America.

In return, I hope you will accept this gift from my homeland: five great Australian podcasts for you to add to your listening catalogues.

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Natasha Lyonne Does 'How Was Your Week?'

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

How Was Your Week? - Natasha Lyonne 

LEIGH: If you are over bonobos as a monkey group, then you're in for a treat with this week's How [...]

Listen to the Premiere Episode of 'The Daily Show Podcast without Jon Stewart'

The Daily Show now has its very own podcast. Comedy Central unveiled the premiere episode of The Daily Show Podcast without Jon Stewart today, which will take Daily Show fans behind the scenes of the show with writers, producers, and correspondents and, as the title suggests, be a Jon Stewart-free podcast. Current head writer Elliott Kalan and correspondent Jessica Williams host the first episode with producer Sara Taksler, writer Jo Miller, and veteran Daily Show writer J.R. Havlan as guests. New episodes will premiere every week with rotating hosts; head over to The Daily Show's website to catch the first episode.

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jim Gaffigan Tells Some Lies

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

Lies - Jim Gaffigan Got Cut Like an Abercrombie Model Leigh: Everybody, take your headphones out for just one second. You hear those cheers off in the distance? Those bursts [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: 'Pauly Shore's Interested' Gets Serious

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

Pauly Shore's Interested - The Robin Williams Tribute 

Pablo: Right off the bat, Pauly Shore's Interested is not what you'd expect from the '90s stoner icon. [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Alison Rich Visits 'Doodie Calls'

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

Doodie Calls - Alison Rich

ZOE: Guest Alison Rich got two important calls this week: one from Saturday Night Live and the other from, yep, you guessed it: doodie. [...]

This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jermaine Fowler on 'You Made It Weird'

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy. You Made It Weird - Jermaine Fowler SCOTT:  There’s probably no chance you’ve ever listened to an episode of You Made it Weird and thought “this needs more bits,” but if [...]