BEST OF 2016: Paste’s Top 10 Comedy Specials

December 23rd, 2016, 1:30 pm by Greg

Yes, it’s that time of year once again – best of the year list-time, that is. We’re gathering together Best of 2016 from various media outlets, our own contributors and our readers, too.

The editors and writers at Paste have compiled a list of their Top 10 Comedy Specials of the Year.

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And, yeah, we all are in need of a laugh after this year, so here it is:

10. Patton Oswalt’s “Talking for Clapping”
9. Michael Che’s “Michael Che Matters”
8. Laurie Kilmartin’s “45 Jokes About My Dead Dad”
7. Aparna Nancherla’s “The Half-Hour”
6. Ali Wong’s “Baby Cobra”
5. Rory Scovel’s “The Charleston Special”
4. Jena Friedman’s “American Cunt”
3. Hannibal Buress’ “Comedy Camisado”
2. Reggie Watts’ “Spatial”
1. Kyle Kinane’s “Loose in Chicago”

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