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Patton Oswalt: "I Wish All You Young Comedians, in the Best Way Possible, One Catastrophic Failure"

Here's Patton Oswalt in the latest episode of the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon web series Worst I Ever Bombed, in which comedians share stories of their most terrible onstage experiences. He ends it with wishing "one catastrophic failure" upon new comedians because it will make them impervious to hecklers.

Colin Quinn Was Once Chased Out of a Comedy Club by Guys with Bats

Here's Colin Quinn telling his worst standup story on the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon web series, Worst I Ever Bombed. His story, from the '80s, involves him flipping his audience off for the final ten minutes of his act, him not getting paid, and guys waiting outside for him with bats. It's easily the worst story anyone's told on Worst I Ever Bombed yet.

Mike Birbiglia Shares His "Worst I Ever Bombed" Story

Here's the second episode of "Worst I Ever Bombed," a new web series from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon in which a different comedian shares their most awful comedy performance story each episode. SNL's Cecily Strong did the first installment, and this time around, the guest is stand-up Mike Birbiglia, who shares the story of a gig at a charity golf tournament gone wrong. Birbiglia also told this story on his 2007 album My Secret Public Journal Live, but it feels much more intense with him whispering it straight into a camera in a hushed voice in a hallway.

'Fallon' Head Writer A.D. Miles Shares His Worst Standup Story

Here's the latest episode of the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon web series "Worst I Ever Bombed," in which comedians tell their most terrible onstage stories. This week's guest is Fallon's head writer, A.D. Miles, who has a tale about a disastrous college gig.

Taran Killam Talks About the First and Only Time He Ever Did Stand-Up

Here's SNL's Taran Killam telling the story of his worst-ever live comedy experience for Worst I Ever Bombed, a new web series from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Don't expect to see a Taran Killam stand-up tour anytime soon.

Jimmy Fallon Debuts 'Worst I Ever Bombed' with 'SNL's Cecily Strong

Jimmy Fallon just started a new web series called Worst I Ever Bombed, in which a comedian shares their worst-ever live performance experience. First up is freshman SNL castmember Cecily Strong, with a tale from her Second City days about an audience member named Slugger Bologna that she could also tell in a hypothetical Jimmy Fallon web series called "Worst Fake Name I've Ever Heard."

John Oliver Was Once Threatened with a Broken Glass Bottle While Doing Standup

Here's the latest episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon's web series, Worst I Ever Bombed, in which comedians share their most terrible onstage experiences. This week's guest is recent Daily Show fill-in host John Oliver, telling a story about a Scottish man threatening him with a broken glass bottle.

Watch Judd Apatow Bomb While Telling His "Worst I Ever Bombed" Story

Here's the latest installment in Late Night with Jimmy Fallon's web series "Worst I Ever Bombed," in which comedians retell their shittiest onstage experiences. Previous installments have featured Mike Birbiglia and SNL's Cecily Strong, but the storyteller this time around is Judd Apatow, who jokes that he somehow manages to bomb while telling his bombing story.