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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103 19
Don Rickles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 92

2
55 29
Joan Rivers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Died at 81 (1933-2014)

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42 23
Jeff Ross is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 53

4
42 27
Rodney Dangerfield is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Died at 83 (1921-2004)

5
34 24
Jimmy Carr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 46

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21 12
Bianca Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Luqman Hariz added age 43

7
36 28
Bill Burr is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 50

8
28 20
Anthony Jeselnik is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

9
26 20
Dave Attell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 54

10
21 15
Patrice O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 42 (1969-2011)

11
25 20
Greg Giraldo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
JeffNorth added Dec. at 45 (1965-2010)

12
24 19
Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

13
22 18
Groucho Marx is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 87 (1890-1977)

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28 25
Seth MacFarlane is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

15
28 26
Ricky Gervais is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 57

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20 18
Jim Jefferies is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 42

17
20 19
Andrew Dice Clay is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

18
27 27
Sarah Silverman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

19
25 25
Lisa Lampanelli is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time

20
17 16
Sam Kinison is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 39 (1953-1992)

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16 15
Bernie Mac is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 51 (1957-2008)

22
15 14
Daniel Tosh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 43

23
12 11
Jim Norton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
age 50

24
2 3
Fred Allen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
comicspies1 added Dec. at 62 (1894-1956)

25
10 14
Neil Hamburger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest Insult Comedians of All Time
Neil Hamburger