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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.
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Y2K is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Y2K Mar 23 2006
When Earl is attempting to cross number 24 ("Stole a red 'Take-a-number' machine” ) off his list, Randy tries to get Earl to back down by trying to make him remember, through a flashback, ...more

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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Sep 20 2005
Today is the first day of the rest of Earl Hickey's life. After coming into a $100,000 scratch-off lottery ticket and losing it just as fast upon being hit by a car, Earl has an epiphany in the ...more

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Our Other Cops is On! Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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 slightly related to Earl. Meanwhile, Kenny's hatred for Earl is caught on camera.

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Buried Treasure is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Buried Treasure Jan 11 2007
In classic whodunit fashion, Earl must determine who took his stolen "treasure" so he can cross it off his list. Joy, Darnell and Randy all give their own version of what happened to ...more

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Sweet Johnny is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Sweet Johnny Oct 09 2008
Earl wants to make up for sleeping with local stuntman Sweet Johnny's girlfriend, while Joy feels the need to buy a gun.

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My Name Is Inmate 28301-016, P... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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 (who is struggling to adjust) and a prison bully is looking for Earl.

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Robbed a Stoner Blind is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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 Blind." To accomplish this task Earl and Randy find Woody the stoner and must live an ...more

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The Birthday Party is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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 at his party, everyone seems to want to talk about his past misdeeds instead.

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G.E.D. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
G.E.D. Apr 26 2007
Earl tries to apply for a credit card but is declined because he doesn't have a job or a proper place to live, so he goes back to school to receive a diploma, where he realizes how hard it is ...more

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Larceny of a Kitty Cat is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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 owner after sabotaging a cat show in Joy's favor. Meanwhile Randy forms an attraction with the cat’s

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The Trial is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
The Trial May 10 2007
Things are finally looking up for Earl with a GED, a job, a new apartment and love interest however it may all come crashing down during Joy's trial date. Earl's shocking testimony could help ...more

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Quit Smoking is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Quit Smoking Sep 27 2005
Earl must make amends to Donny, an intimidating thug who spent two years in jail for a robbery Earl committed. Oddly enough, the only way he can do this is by helping Donny's mom quit smoking. ...more

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Mailbox is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Mailbox Nov 09 2006
Catalina helps Earl cross off No. 75 on his list "Used a mailbox as a trash can" This leads to the discovery of two undelivered letters one is a declaration of a man's love the other ...more

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Jump For Joy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Jump For Joy Sep 28 2006
In order to help a friend Earl has to raise a lot of money. He goes to Richard Chubby (Burt Reynolds), owner of Club Chubby a local strip club. He agrees to loan Earl the money if Earl can ...more

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White Lie Christmas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
White Lie Christmas Dec 06 2005
As the holiday season comes under way a few secrets are exposed when Earl attempts to cross number seventy-four off of his list: "always ruined Joy's Christmas." Earl, Randy, and ...more

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Stole an RV is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Stole an RV Oct 02 2008
To cross Jerry (guest star Jerry Van Dyke) off of his list, Earl can't just return the RV he stole, mostly because Randy blew it up. Earl and Randy set out to find what might make this grumpy ...more

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The Professor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
The Professor Feb 09 2006
Earl's nervous about returning a laptop computer he stole from a college professor, mostly because he's uncomfortable around smart people. When the professor turns out to be a beautiful woman, ...more

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Stole Beer From A Golfer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Season 1 Episode 7: This time Earl decides to pick something simple from his list - stole beer from a golfer - so that he and Randy can attend the county fair like they do every year.

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Joy's Wedding is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Season 1 Episode 8: Earl learns that Joy has neglected to invite him to her and Darnell's wedding from Randy's invitation, which instructs him to bring "anyone but Earl."

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Made A Lady Think I Was God is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Season 2 Episode 6: When Joy needs a restraining order lifted in order to improve her image for an upcoming trial, Earl decides to confront number 12 on his list - "Made a Lady Think I was God."

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Stole A Badge is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Season 1 Episode 22: While hanging out next to a storm drain, Earl and Randy come across an object from their past--a police badge.

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The Gangs of Camden County is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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 gangs. But, he finds the task harder than he expected. Meanwhile, Randy looks for ways to join Earl ...more

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Our 'Cops' Is On is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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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Cost Dad the Election is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
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."

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Blow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best My Name Is Earl Episodes
Blow Feb 08 2007
Earl takes on number 101 on his list, "Stole a girl's identity." The girl turns out to be Joy's half-sister that she never knew about and the one person that could possibly help her ...more