Top Ten Stand Up Comedians of the 2000s

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The Top Ten

Louis C.K.
Come on! Louis is one of the best stand up comedians ever! He should at least be number one on THIS list! Better than all these guys by a long shot. Kevin Hart is second.
Comedian of the soul. (I my own words). He's not ashamed to look at his own faults and finds the homur in real life experiences.
And why the hell isn't Eddie izzard up here, the man is one of the most intelligent comedians I know of.
My d##k just died. Guess where I wanna burrie it.P. S your a hole P. Ss I can't spell and don't care

2Dave Chappelle
Best show of all time also best standup with killing them softly. He made the stand up scene what it is today

3Chris Tucker

4Martin Lawrence

5Kevin Hart
I love Kevin Hart you gonna learn today
Funniest guy I have ever watched.. Can't wait for let me explain july 2013
Hilarious! When I watch his act I laugh so hard, no noise comes out
[Newest]I have never seen a funnier comedian than Kevin Hart

6Jamie Foxx

7Katt Williams
Greatest pimp I've seen yet laugh out loud
Nothing funnier than pimp chronicals

8Eddie Griffin
Funmy since been funny since been funny.

9Dane Cook
Watch vicious circle so funny
Watch Retaliation and you will see

10Jimmy Carr
He is hilarious, loves heckles and uses his crowd and their opinions to spark up huge laughs
He always pulls a joke from where you weren't expecting. Golden!
Better than several on this list, laugh out loud funny.

The Contenders

11Joan Rivers
I love this women every time I feel low I just watch her on youtube we don't get much of her in Australia she is very very funny

12Cedric the Entertainer
Funny puch lines from a funny man.

13Michael McIntyre
Michael McIntyre is the best comedian of the 00's because you cannot help but laugh at him. HE IS HILARIOUS!
Definitely deserves that title

14Lee Evans
Clearly one of the funniest comedians of all time! Never disappoints makes ever show memorable and leaves us with more stitches than a character off of Saw! Incredible!
he is absaloutaly hilarious, the way he talks about everyday life

michael mclintyre ent even that funny tbh
Loved Nationwide with some of the biggest venues under his belt.

15Russell Howard
A brilliant combination of youth, energy and laughs. The perfect comedian.
Funniest guy I have ever watched

16Daniel Tosh
How is he not number 1

17Russell Peters

18Steve Harvey

19Frankie Boyle
His offensive jokes gets him a load of laughs and a load of criticism, making him the most controversial comedian.
the king of mock the week

20Dara O'Brian
The funniest irish comedian in the world today. No-one can deny him that title.

21Richard Pryor
What dum ass put this on the list (in case ya didn't notice, he's been dead for a while)

22Rhod Gilbert
Rhod Gilbert is the funniest welsh comedian ever. His anger about everything is what makes him so entertaning.

23John Pinette
Funniest comic working today.
My favorite comedian by far.

24Bill Burr
Likes annoying people. Let's face it, we're all funny. As George Carlin said, "a lot of stupid people out there." Bill reminds us how stupid most of us are. And that's funny.
He should 3rd at worst.
The guy is awesome!

25Doug Stanhope
A breath of fresh air with NO filter at all, very intelligent and offensive to some (a lot) eg, wrote a book 'Fun with pedophiles'.

26Brian Regan
Brian Regan is bar none the best stand up out there. When you don't need to use profanity to keep an audience rolling, that's something special.
The emergency room act? The poptart act? The card store act? Come on he is one of the best comedians of all time.

27David Cross

28Jack Dee
His grumpy attitude and negative view on life makes him incredible.

29Gabriel Iglesias
Just too damn funny! Love the sound effects too! He's got God given talent!
This guy is the funniest guy I've seen doing standup. The voices and sounds he can make just Lolol. HOT AND FLUFFY

30Sean Lock
He's the funniest of them all, a natural

31Eddie Izzard
stripped was absolutely hilarious!

32Sebastian Maniscalco

33Mitch Hedberg
Easily the best one-liner comedian of all-time.
I will always love Mitch. May he Rest In Peace.

34Jim Gaffigan
Jim is my favorite! I have never laughed so much as during his hour show on Cable! He's the best!
Observational humor at its best.

35Kapil Sharma
One of the finest Indian comedian

36George Carlin

37Kevin Bridges

38Hannibal Buress

39Noel Fielding

40Dylan Moran
Drunken comedy at its best!

41Milton Jones
VERY funny. One liners are so funny and original.

42Andy Andrist

43Lee Mack

44Anthony Jeselnik
Dark humor at its best! His delivery is what makes him awesome.

45Jim Jefferies

46Sarah Millican

47Patton Oswalt

48Christopher Titus
Norman Rockwell is Bleeding enough said

49Sudesh Lehri

50Jake Johannsen
Consistently entertaining for a long time. He's better in person than on short T.V. spots, though.

51Jack Whitehall

52Danny Bhoy

53Bo Burnham
No words needed, he is my God.

54Rowan Atkinson

55Billy Connolly

56Bill Maher

57Jim Norton
Jimmy has been killing as 3rd mic on Opie & Anthony Radio, for over a decade.
Jimmy's openess about all of his strange, deviant addictions is both endearing and hilarious.

58Greg Giraldo

59Bobcat Goldthwait

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