240 episodes

Good One: A Podcast About Jokes is a podcast about - well - jokes, and the people who tell them. Each week, a comedian will play one of their jokes and then break it down with Vulture.com Senior Editor Jesse David Fox.

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    • Comedy
    • 5.0 • 27 Ratings

Good One: A Podcast About Jokes is a podcast about - well - jokes, and the people who tell them. Each week, a comedian will play one of their jokes and then break it down with Vulture.com Senior Editor Jesse David Fox.

    Marc Maron’s Kaddish

    Marc Maron’s Kaddish

    Marc Maron is an American comedian, podcaster, writer, and actor. He is best known for hosting the popular podcast "WTF with Marc Maron," in which he interviews a wide range of guests, including comedians, actors, and musicians. Maron is also a stand-up comedian and has released several comedy albums. In addition to his work in podcasting and stand-up comedy, Maron has appeared in a number of TV shows and films, including "Maron," a television series he starred in and co-created.
    The last time Marc Maron was on Good One, it was the early days of the pandemic. We're talking late March 2020. A month and change later, his girlfriend Lynn Shelton unexpectedly passed away. Marc's newest special, From Bleak to Dark, explores that grief. Together, Marc and host Jesse David Fox discuss the concept of "too soon," and processing pain with comedy.
    Watch From Bleak to Dark on HBO. Follow Marc on Twitter and Instagram. Follow Jesse David Fox on Twitter and Instagram.
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    • 1 hr 42 min
    Natasha Lyonne Gets Interviewed by Her Friend Abbi Jacobson (Vulture Festival Version)

    Natasha Lyonne Gets Interviewed by Her Friend Abbi Jacobson (Vulture Festival Version)

    Emmy-nominated creator, writer, producer, and actor Natasha Lyonne sits down with Abbi Jacobson to reflect, dissect, and connect. From Slums of Beverly Hills to Netflix’s Russian Doll and the upcoming Poker Face, Lyonne’s prolific creativity continues to inspire and delight—and this interview is no exception!

    Follow Natasha Lyonne on Twitter and Instagram. Follow Abbi Jacobson on Instagram. Follow Jesse David Fox on Twitter and Instagram.
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    • 1 hr 8 min
    Rian Johnson’s Glass Onion (Vulture Festival Version)

    Rian Johnson’s Glass Onion (Vulture Festival Version)

    Vulture podcast critic Nick Quah sits down with film director Rian Johnson, live from Vulture Fest '22, to discuss his new film Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery.

    Follow Rian Johnson on Twitter and Instagram. Follow Nick Quah on Twitter. Follow Jesse David Fox on Twitter and Instagram.

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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Best Specials of 2022 with Kathryn VanArendonk

    Best Specials of 2022 with Kathryn VanArendonk

    It's that time of year again: Vulture critic Kathryn VanArendonk's Best Specials of the Year list is out! And with a healthy amount of specials finally back in circulation, this year's list is more interesting and exciting than ever.
    The specials are, from 10-1:
    Atsuko Okatsuka, The Intruder
    Lil Rel Howery, I Said It. Y’all Thinking It.
    Taylor Tomlinson, Look at You
    Sheng Wang, Sweet and Juicy
    Bill Burr, Live at Red Rocks
    Catherine Cohen, The Twist …? She’s Gorgeous
    Kate Berlant, Cinnamon in the Wind
    Ali Siddiq, The Domino Effect
    Matt Rogers, Have You Heard of Christmas?
    and #1: Jerrod Carmichael, Rothaniel
    Honorable mentions: Moses Storm, Trash White, Fortune Feimster, Good Fortune, and Josh Gondelman, People Pleaser.

    Listen to The Specials on Patreon. You can follow Kathryn on Twitter. Follow Jesse David Fox on Twitter and Instagram.
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    • 1 hr 45 min
    Matt Rogers’s “The Hottest Female Up in Whoville”

    Matt Rogers’s “The Hottest Female Up in Whoville”

    This week, host Jesse David Fox sat down with Matt Rogers, co-host of the Las Culturistas podcast and co-star of Showtime’s I Love That For You. Rogers was on to talk about his new comedy special, Have You Heard of Christmas?, which is premiering on Showtime on December 2. Jesse has long been obsessed with the show and friends with Matt, so it was a very special, extra-long episode of the pod. Follow Matt Rogers on Instagram. Follow Jesse David Fox on Twitter and Instagram.
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    • 2 hrs 18 min
    Kumail Nanjiani's Movies

    Kumail Nanjiani's Movies

    This week, host Jesse David Fox sat down with Kumail Nanjiani at Vulture Festival for a live recording of Good One to discuss his career — from his time as a stand-up comedian to co-writing the Oscar-nominated comedy The Big Sick to his upcoming Hulu limited series, Welcome to Chippendales, which premieres on November 22.
    Follow Kumail Nanjiani on Twitter and Instagram. Follow Jesse David Fox on Twitter and Instagram.
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    • 1 hr 13 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

J-Pants ,

Funny and informative with a great host

Jesse David Fox has an uncanny ability to be both disarming and provocative with his guests, delving deeper into the mechanics of jokes than anyone else. If you want to learn anything about comedy, listen to this podcast.

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Favorite Show

So good! So funny!

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Perfect for comedy lovers

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