Is this your podcast?
Sign up to track ranks and reviews from Spotify, Apple Podcasts and more
The Last Laugh
Welcome to ‘The Last Laugh’: Real conversations with really funny people. Every Wednesday, The Daily Beast’s Matt Wilstein interviews some of the biggest names in comedy—as well as the new voices crashing the party—about what it’s like to make people laugh during this current cultural and political moment. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
Listen now
Ratings & Reviews
4.6 stars from 695 ratings
Why are we platforming Jew-haters and transphobes? Weird.
jodes327 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/06/24
Matt provides such a well-researched view of the whole range of comedy, as an art form and a business. He clearly loves the business but he does ask some challenging questions. I appreciate the chance to hear some really philosophical and emotional discussions from people I’m used to seeing in...Read full review »
Jack® via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 11/26/23
I’m so glad I have not given you any money after listening to the Whitney Cummings episode. This has has been a long time coming after listening to many of your episodes. You claim to understand comedy and didn’t even slightly push back about her trans jokes and the idea of punching up.
CatieCapello via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 11/19/23
Recent Episodes
With his delightfully silly roles on shows like ‘The League,’ ‘Veep,’ ‘The Good Place’ and many others, comedian Paul Scheer has always projected a sense of unencumbered fun. That’s partly why, as he explains in both his new memoir ‘Joyful Recollections of Trauma’ and on this episode, he was so...
Published 05/22/24
Published 05/22/24
Live from Netflix Is a Joke Fest in Los Angeles this past week, comedian Mae Martin returns to the podcast to share stories about making out with ‘Ted Lasso’s’ Brett Goldstein on stage, making Jon Stewart laugh on ‘John Mulaney Presents: ‘Everybody’s in LA’ and the exhilarating feeling when a new...
Published 05/15/24
Do you host a podcast?
Track your ranks and reviews from Spotify, Apple Podcasts and more.
See hourly chart positions and more than 30 days of history.
Get Chartable Analytics »