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The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes

Updated January 18, 2018 1.8k votes 244 voters 15.1k views96 items

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List of the best My Name Is Earl episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. My Name Is Earl is a comedy series that aired on NBC from 2005-2009. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top My Name Is Earl episodes of all time are. Fans of My Name Is Earl are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

This list is made up of episodes like "Robbed a Stoner Blind" and "Camdenites: Part 1." What is the best My Name Is Earl episode of all time? Look below and find out.
  • 1


    Mar 23 2006
    When Earl is attempting to cross number 24 ("Stole a red 'Take-a-number' machine” ) off his...
  • 2


    Sep 20 2005
    Today is the first day of the rest of Earl Hickey's life. After coming into a $100,000...  more
  • 3

    Our Other Cops is On! Part 1

    Nov 01 2007
    Earl and Randy watch the filming of Cops in Camden County where the different situations are...
  • 4

    The Professor

    Feb 09 2006
    Earl's nervous about returning a laptop computer he stole from a college professor, mostly...
  • 5
    Season 2 Episode 12: It's the end of the week at the Crab Shack - the beer is finished, the food is finished, and everyone is bored. When "Cops" comes on, everybody notices it's the Camden County episode they were all featured in.
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    The Gangs of Camden County

    Oct 04 2007
    Earl is offered a deal to receive a lesser sentence if he can resolve problems between rival...
  • 7

    My Name Is Inmate 28301-016, Part 1

    Sep 27 2007
    Earl begins his prison sentence. Meanwhile, Joy tries to repay Earl by taking care of Randy...
  • 8

    Sweet Johnny

    Oct 09 2008
    Earl wants to make up for sleeping with local stuntman Sweet Johnny's girlfriend, while Joy...
  • 9

    Buried Treasure

    Jan 11 2007
    In classic whodunit fashion, Earl must determine who took his stolen "treasure" so he can...
  • 10

    Robbed a Stoner Blind

    Nov 16 2006
    In the middle of a heat wave, Earl decides to cross number 26 off his list "Robbed a Stoner...
  • 11
    Season 4 Episode 23: Earl creates a monster.
  • 12
    Season 1 Episode 5: Earl is teaching English as a Second Language to cross "made fun of people with accents" off his list. When an old friend, Ralph (guest star Giovanni Ribisi), gets out of prison Earl convinces him to try karma, which works... for a while.
  • 13
    Season 1 Episode 12: Earl and Randy try to return a stolen wallet when they find out that taking the money cost two newlyweds their honeymoon.
  • 14
    Season 1 Episode 18: When Mother's Day rolls around, Earl remembers that he has never given his mother a good Mother's Day gift.
  • 15
    Season 3 Episode 13: Earl is still in a coma, but Randy realizes that each item he completes off Earl's list helps Earl get better. After letting fate pick his next task, Randy gathers Joy and Darnell to help him solve the mystery of the stolen motorcycle from the Teutul family.
  • 16

    Quit Smoking

    Sep 27 2005
    Earl must make amends to Donny, an intimidating thug who spent two years in jail for a robbery...
  • 17

    Larceny of a Kitty Cat

    Oct 12 2006
    Earl scratches number 56 off his list when he must return a prize winning cat back to its...
  • 18
    Season 4 Episode 11: A series of tornados hitting Camden County aren't Earl's biggest concern when he loses his list. Meanwhile, a wild ride in a boat causes Randy to think he's invincible and he ponders how he should use his newfound power. Elsewhere, Joy and Darnell argue over who is the smart one in the relationship and Catalina and Patty have a religious awakening.
  • 19

    The Birthday Party

    Feb 15 2007
    Earl wants to use his birthday to look back on all the good he's done over the past year, but...
  • 20
    Season 1 Episode 9: Earl sets out to mend his relationship with his father Carl (guest star Beau Bridges) by trying to cross number four off of his list: "blew dad's chance to be elected mayor."
  • 21

    Kept a Guy Locked in a Truck

    Jan 18 2007
    Earl attempts to figure out how to make amends to a dead guy that he once locked in a truck. ...
  • 22
    Season 1 Episode 17: Earl realizes that he had been cheating the government by failing to pay his taxes in the past.
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    Season 3 Episode 10: After all of the early release certificates that Earl has received from the Warden, the day has finally come for Earl to be released from prison. Or not?
  • 24
    Season 1 Episode 13: Earl does right when he returns a Pops' Old Fashioned Weiner hot dog cart, which he and Ralph (guest star Giovanni Ribisi) had stolen years prior.
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    Season 2 Episode 22: In this super-sized episode, Earl is faced with belated growing pains when he decides to get his first real job at an appliance store and his qualifications as a salesperson are questioned.