Explore what makes us laugh, why, and how that's influenced our social and political landscape throughout history.

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  1. Bob Mankoff


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    Marc Maron


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    Patton Oswalt


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    Sarah Silverman


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The History of Comedy

Season 1

2017 | 8 Episodes

Season 1 of The History of Comedy premiered on February 9, 2017.

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The History of Comedy
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Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 45m



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