A look at the top 20 comedy specials on Netflix with the highest Rotten Tomatoes scores. How does Dave Chappelle not have 100? And why do people like one John Mulaney special but not the other? And where’s Ronny Chieng on all this??
In 2017, Rolling Stone made a list of the Top 50 Stand-Up Comics of All Time. Johnny Mac weighs in with some commentary on numbers 25 through 1, and adds some names that could have bumped Wanda Sykes off the list.
Gosh that’s such a clickbait headline. He’s filming his comedy special there. Also, Johnny Mac updates his Comedy Power Rankings, the Russians are listening (hi Vlad!) and whatever else we didn’t get to this week.
ABC did a lost job promoting a Richard Pryor special. Tina Fey gets a new show. Plus news from Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Gervais, Adam Sandler and Kevin Hart.
The Rock says, in an announcement, he has a new sitcom. Jim Gaffigan was hungry and got a restaurant recommendation. Talkin Pops is a new podcast about Parks & Rec. Johnny Mac is a big Bob Hope fan.
John Cleese reacts to the passing of Neil Innes. Jim Gaffigan, Kevin Hart and Jenny Slate all share their thoughts on 2020. And a few TV shows for you to watch on New Year’s Eve.