Who's the best comedian of all time

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  1. Ganggreen87

    Ganggreen87 Well-Known Member

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    heard howard mention Steve Martin and the attached clip, in my book for me, it's Steve Martin. I grew up as a kid with him he was always funny, smart comedy, and relevant. I bet the guy truly is a genius

    Who you think best comedian of all time is
     
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    Chris Rock
     
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    It seems to me even the greats never stay funny for very long. Some explode onto the scene and make a powerful first impression but then they fade (Kinison, Rock, Dice.)
     
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    It begins and ends with George Carlin and Bill Hicks.
     
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    Clean or dirty.
     
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    hard to compare someone like louis ck to chris farley

    rodney dangerfield, groucho marx, dave chappelle, norm macdonald, bill murray
     
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    Any 1 remember Louie Nye
     
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    The science guys brother? :dontknow:
     
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    Margaret Cho
     
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    Benny Hill.
     
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    Best comedian.

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    Best comedic/social commentator.

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    Honourable mentions.

    Carlin ofcourse, Rik Mayall, Norm Macdonald, Dave Attel.
     
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    Everytime his name is mentioned i am hearing the tune.

     
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    Attell. :facepalm:
     
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    Carlin by far.
     
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    Carlin for overall. Best standup routine of all time though is of course, Eddie Murphy's Delirious.
     
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    Lol
     
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    She is pretty funny.
     
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    Johntan Winters. Just look at its a mad mad world look at the comics in that movie.