comedians The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the funniest stand-up comedians and comic actors who say the meanest things.

This list contains information about the best insult comedians, loosely ranked by user votes. The best insult comedians come in many forms. Some famous mean comedians direct their wit at politicians while other insult comics trade jabs on the Comedy Central Roasts. A few hilarious insult comedians have gone on to become some of the most successful stand-ups in the world.

Who will you find on this top insult comedians list? Jeff Ross has to be at the top. As the Roastmaster General, Ross has hilariously skewered such celebrities as Justin Bieber, Charlie Sheen, Flavor Flav, and Donald Trump. Joan Rivers is another insult comic known for her sharp cutting wit which she aims at anyone and everyone.

Ricky Gervais has been known to insult an A-list actor or two when he hosts awards shows like the Golden Globes. Other hilarious stand-up acts featured on this list of the best insult comics include Don Rickles, Lisa Lampanelli, and Neil Hamburger.

How will we ever determine which insult comedian is the funniest? Help us decide by giving your favorites a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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Don Rickles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Don Rickles age 91

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Joan Rivers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Joan Rivers Died at 81 (1933-2014)

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Rodney Dangerfield is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Rodney Dangerfield Died at 83 (1921-2004)

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Jeff Ross is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Jeff Ross age 52

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Bill Burr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Bill Burr age 49

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Lisa Lampanelli is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Seth MacFarlane is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Sarah Silverman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Greg Giraldo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
JeffNorth added Greg Giraldo Died at 45 (1965-2010)

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Jim Jefferies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Jim Jefferies age 41

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Sam Kinison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Sam Kinison Died at 39 (1953-1992)

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Bianca Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Luqman Hariz added Bianca Del Rio age 42

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Ricky Gervais is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Ricky Gervais age 56

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Jimmy Carr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Jimmy Carr age 45

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Groucho Marx is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Groucho Marx Died at 87 (1890-1977)

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Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Dave Attell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dave Attell age 53

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Anthony Jeselnik is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Bernie Mac is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Bernie Mac Died at 51 (1957-2008)

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Daniel Tosh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Daniel Tosh age 42

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Neil Hamburger is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Neil Hamburger

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Bob Saget is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Bob Saget age 61

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Patrice O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Patrice O'Neal Died at 42 (1969-2011)

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Jim Norton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Jim Norton age 49

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Andrew Dice Clay is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Tony Clifton is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

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Lenny Bruce is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Lenny Bruce Died at 41 (1925-1966)

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Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Kathy Griffin age 57

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Chelsea Handler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time