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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135 29
Don Rickles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 92
2
58 39
Rodney Dangerfield is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Died at 83 (1921-2004)
3
59 40
Jeff Ross is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 53
4
67 49
Joan Rivers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Died at 81 (1933-2014)
5
43 27
Bianca Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Luqman Hariz added age 43
6
45 33
Jimmy Carr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 43
7
48 37
Bill Burr is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 50
8
37 29
Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
9
32 24
Patrice O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 42 (1969-2011)
10
28 22
Daniel Tosh is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 43
11
27 21
Sam Kinison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 39 (1953-1992)
12
38 33
Anthony Jeselnik is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
13
32 29
Greg Giraldo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
JeffNorth added Dec. at 45 (1965-2010)
14
28 26
Groucho Marx is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Died at 87 (1890-1977)
15
34 33
Seth MacFarlane is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
16
29 28
Andrew Dice Clay is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
17
39 40
Ricky Gervais is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 57
18
29 30
Dave Attell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 54
19
28 29
Jim Jefferies is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 42
20
18 18
Jim Norton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 50
21
33 37
Lisa Lampanelli is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
22
32 38
Sarah Silverman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
23
20 24
Bernie Mac is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 51 (1957-2008)
24
13 20
Tony Clifton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
25
14 22
Lenny Bruce is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 41 (1925-1966)