The Death of Laugh Tracks

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  1. a e s t h e t i c a s m r

    a e s t h e t i c a s m rПре 6 месеци

    the criteria for your comment getting pinned differs so much in every video that every comment is insane for like the first 2 minutes

  2. fn0va

    fn0vaПре 4 дана


  3. Juicebloom

    JuicebloomПре 4 дана


  4. Bibhabaree Sahu

    Bibhabaree SahuПре 4 дана

    Y e s

  5. Spit Fyre

    Spit FyreПре 13 дана


  6. Different Dimensions

    Different DimensionsПре 16 дана

    @Gull ngl you sound like a robot 👀

  7. Reuben Zuidema

    Reuben ZuidemaПре 10 сати

    Watch community first 3 seasons are funny as hell with no laugh tracks

  8. Parishkrit Parashar

    Parishkrit ParasharПре 18 сати

    15:00 Ryan George anyone?

  9. Nicole Pickerd

    Nicole PickerdПре дан

    I don't trust a comedy that tells me when Im supposed to laugh at something

  10. Mandy Sue

    Mandy SueПре дан

    The Big Bang Theory wouldn’t even be socially acceptable in today’s climate

  11. Charlie Lamphere

    Charlie LamphereПре дан

    I started watching Schitt’s Creek randomly when I found it on Netflix and I really liked it. But it depends on what kind of humor you have. My entire family watches it and we all like it. It’s honestly funny

  12. Holly Hollyson

    Holly HollysonПре дан

    How did he think of describing the Big Bang theory as “the smashmouth of sitcoms” and how does it make so much sense

  13. Rayyan A

    Rayyan AПре 2 дана

    The office and parks and rec will forever be in my heart

  14. LBentFor Leather

    LBentFor LeatherПре 2 дана

    The best laugh-track show I've seen is probably The IT Crowd - though I do agree that they make the dialogue a lot more fake. Thanks for the video!

  15. Jon Snow

    Jon SnowПре 2 дана

    My problem with Parks and Rec is they try their best to give stories to ALL the minor characters. They sometimes just give them the most nonsensical of stories (one time that black girl just watches that clumsy guy to get his credit card in a hole).

  16. The Corn-Cob

    The Corn-CobПре 2 дана

    Shows are better without laugh tracks

  17. ilikemusic

    ilikemusicПре 2 дана

    Schitt's Creek is more of a comedy drama thing so its not quite as funny but has a rly nice positive feel and nice story

  18. Five seconds of nothing

    Five seconds of nothingПре 2 дана

    Two words: Corner Gas. Brings back memories of Saturday mornings :)

  19. Alex Bradshaw

    Alex BradshawПре 2 дана

    Give Schitts Creek a chance!

  20. Complicated Nailogical

    Complicated NailogicalПре 3 дана

    All of this is meaningless. We all know Superstore is God of sitcoms.

  21. Grace Thomas-Hurley

    Grace Thomas-HurleyПре 3 дана

    I'm a nerd so most big bang theory jokes aren't funny to me bc I don't find the things I do for fun all that funny to just happen.

  22. Celestial Ceilagor

    Celestial CeilagorПре 3 дана

    listen to the men from the ministry

  23. pinky dink

    pinky dinkПре 3 дана

    Schitts creek is a special type of comedy, no matter where you start is shit at first But as you keep going it becomes comedy gold.

  24. Ted Jones

    Ted JonesПре 4 дана

    Try watching, Married With Children or All in the Family or The Jefferson's. Older shows supposedly filmed in front of a live studio audience. The race humor from both sides is brilliant. Nobody is spared from Archie, George and Al's barbs. And just so you know, snowflakes will be triggered. Baby's!

  25. Brianna Andreacci

    Brianna AndreacciПре 4 дана

    Unpopular opinion but modern family is pretty great in this. Sure some jokes can be forced but like look up modern family birthday flag and you will start giggling

  26. Brianna Andreacci

    Brianna AndreacciПре 3 дана

    @Complicated Nailogical same some of the emotional arcs don’t hit and the manny jokes are dumb but other than that it is funny and I only feel like wine moms/ over 30 people like it (I’m neither )

  27. Complicated Nailogical

    Complicated NailogicalПре 3 дана

    OMG I love that show!

  28. Dresha802

    Dresha802Пре 4 дана

    Does anyone else remember 3rd Rock from the Sun?🤣

  29. Not Sora

    Not SoraПре 4 дана

    ik im probably stating the obvious, but his glasses are crooked, and that made me click off. sorry, drew.

  30. Can Berk ARTAN

    Can Berk ARTANПре 4 дана

    When I was younger, I always thought that they made a joke so subtle my brain wasn't able to comprehend it. Now I see the other reason that my brain wasn't able to comprehend it...

  31. Qwueen Baby

    Qwueen BabyПре 5 дана

    I like this video but I will be honest.....literally all of these shows consist of like.....only white time let's add some shows with people of color as main characters. A show you could have done is "my wife and kids" I used to love this show.

  32. Qwueen Baby

    Qwueen BabyПре 5 дана

    jesus you really went for this.....7 hours lmfao we appreciate you

  33. Laura Kluger

    Laura KlugerПре 5 дана

    for me, tbbt was a show filled with stereotypes, sexism and sometimes racism but it was a time to shine for sheldon. all the other characters became less important near the end and they focused on sheldon's character development which i think they did good because i cried so hard in the last episode it was insane ^^

  34. Complicated Nailogical

    Complicated NailogicalПре 3 дана

    I agree thankfully the racism, homophobia and misogyny was mainly in the first seasons. Once u get past season 5 I think the writers realised that they were being huge dicks

  35. Nalynn Sansaneeyawet

    Nalynn SansaneeyawetПре 6 дана

    I thought i was the only one who watched Friends to sleep

  36. Gunveer Singh Dhir

    Gunveer Singh DhirПре 6 дана

    Modern family is the greatest sitcom of all time I'll fight anyone who says differently

  37. Complicated Nailogical

    Complicated NailogicalПре 3 дана

    It is good. Superstore is better. Fight me.

  38. Johanna Scott

    Johanna ScottПре 7 дана

    I think a great example of a compelling but also funny show is Stranger Things. It's about evil labs, monsters, and other dimensions but the characters and their actors are just so funny and likable it adds a whole new layer to the show.

  39. ella glass

    ella glassПре 7 дана

    plz watch fleabag... its so good

  40. Regan O'Connor

    Regan O'ConnorПре 8 дана

    Mr. Drew Gooden, I beg no I’m pleading you to watch state lets flats on HBO max. If you do not have the streaming service hack someone and find there email and password for it because it is sooooo funny. You do not understand how much I love this show. Please watch. Thank you Mr. Gooden

  41. tomato pasta-0

    tomato pasta-0Пре 8 дана

    the funniest show/movie i’ve watch is IT.. and thats a horror movie.

  42. Arep Ticous

    Arep TicousПре 8 дана

    script of tbbt: sheldon: hello leonard *laugh track* leonard: hey sheldon *laugh track* sheldon: u sound like u took a pill of aluminium peroxide with dichromate... *intense laugh track for science thing*

  43. Blond blue eyed bitch

    Blond blue eyed bitchПре 8 дана

    I think Shitts Creek is a show you need to invest in, and start to know your characters more and more for it to be funny. Me and my family watch it while we eat dinner, and we crack up many times a episode

  44. whαtαвurgєr!

    whαtαвurgєr!Пре 8 дана

    *In a world where you can stop time so the audience wont see you transition from stage to stage and have the ability to edit the show in the middle of the "live performance"...*

  45. Sherrythefruitypenguin

    SherrythefruitypenguinПре 9 дана

    Drew telling us for 17min straight how Parks&Rec is the best show of all time, I'm with you, man.

  46. TheCapri48 Comedy

    TheCapri48 ComedyПре 9 дана

    Big bang theory sux I tried watching it but meh - maybe not smart enough

  47. Tenjas

    TenjasПре 10 дана

    Stopped watching park and rec at season 6 because every character other than leslie grew and now had a story but Leslie just keeps nagging

  48. JoeyFucktwice

    JoeyFucktwiceПре 10 дана

    If I can get one person to watch Modern Family after reading this comment, it will be worth it. Not one bad episode in over 200 episodes. The characters are so wellwritten im amazed. It's so easy to watch, the characters are so loveable and im guaranteed to laugh every episode. Please give Modern Family a chance.

  49. Complicated Nailogical

    Complicated NailogicalПре 3 дана

    I love modern family!!

  50. Kevin Zaccaro

    Kevin ZaccaroПре 10 дана

    2:56 I love using random number generators like that if I want a decision to be made for me :)

  51. Morgan hendler

    Morgan hendlerПре 11 дана

    Tbbt was also filmed in front of a live studio audience

  52. Patsy Kiniry

    Patsy KiniryПре 11 дана

    how i met your mother is my favorite show but not cuz its funny lmao

  53. BananaLlama

    BananaLlamaПре 11 дана

    Brooklyn nine nine has no laugh tracks and is also perfect in almost every way :)

  54. Blake Price

    Blake PriceПре 11 дана

    i dont like laugh tracks but for some reason i dont mind at all when its on That 70s Show i feel like all of it works together but they took it off netlfix bro😔

  55. Javier Marino

    Javier MarinoПре 12 дана

    "surely I'll laugh a few times"... No, no you won't

  56. Rose Bogner

    Rose BognerПре 13 дана

    Hey drew. Mental health sucks these days but binge watching your videos really makes my mood better. I’m glad you’re getting the recognition and views you deserve, and I’m always rooting for your success. Thank you for what you do.

  57. Jacsterr

    JacsterrПре 13 дана

    Malcome in the middle is the best

  58. AnimePageCalynn

    AnimePageCalynnПре 13 дана

    7 hours of my life I'll never get back 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  59. Delaney Brummell

    Delaney BrummellПре 14 дана

    there is too much math in this video 😀

  60. Mr.Duck1 24

    Mr.Duck1 24Пре 14 дана

    Once I pointed out the absurdity of laugh tracks to my mom, she realized how odd it is and how annoying it is that every other second there’s a laugh track for no reason. She said she can never not notice it

  61. M B

    M BПре 14 дана

    That "boy who cried laugh" line was top tier

  62. miriam simon

    miriam simonПре 14 дана

    The it crowd episode is iconic. I laughed so hard watching it the first time oh my god

  63. Bobby Qleibo

    Bobby QleiboПре 14 дана

    A good dumb comedy I recommend is Aunty Donna’s Big Ol House of Fun, on netflix. it’s stupid funny jokes for 6 episodes and it’s great.

  64. Monster Truck

    Monster TruckПре 14 дана

    My mom has been watching the same few sitcoms for 4 years and still laughs at them as if she's seeing them for the first time or even just getting mad at them even though she already knows what happens in them. And here I am watching the same shit on youtube or watching anime

  65. FriesNburger

    FriesNburgerПре 14 дана

    You wanna know whats really weird? I don't hear laugh tracks anymore. My mind just tunes it out. Every now and then I'll realize there is a laugh track, but I just get so focused on the characters and dialogue that I just don't hear it!

  66. Choose Life

    Choose LifeПре 14 дана

    You should have added classic shows taped in front of an audience with sincere laughs. Like "All in the family" or "Taxi" which I think may have had less jokes but they hit harder .

  67. Lethal_Jew

    Lethal_JewПре 15 дана

    It’s always sunny in Philadelphia is prolly the best

  68. Tristan Radeka

    Tristan RadekaПре 15 дана

    I love when shows or movies that aren’t comedies can make you laugh, sometimes I feel like the jokes in dramas and other genres are even funnier because you aren’t expecting to laugh. My favorite recent example is the mandalorian. There are many moments throughout that show that were hilarious and actually made me laugh out loud but it never took away from the action. It’s not supposed to be funny, so when a certain scene makes you spit out your drink, it’s just that much funnier. The opposite can be said for heartwarming stuff in comedies. A good example is the office. It’s a very goofy show but it’s full of heartwarming moments and real life relationship stuff that’s actually relatable. You don’t expect a comedy to make you feel so much, but it does. No one who watched through that show can honestly tell me they didn’t sob their eyes out at the finale, and that shows that they got it right. They made it funny but they gave enough substance to the characters to make you care about them and that’s what makes the show so good. That’s why I hate Big Bang theory so much, not only do I not care about the characters, I actually dislike them so much that I want bad things to happen to them

  69. Fineapple

    FineappleПре 15 дана

    Bruh you know tbbt is bad when it’s flipping spin-off is better

  70. The Knight

    The KnightПре 15 дана

    7:16 he looks like drew

  71. Nico Hamburger

    Nico HamburgerПре 15 дана

    Every character in Parks and Rec is the funniest character. I think it's so much better than the office. :.)

  72. Jack OBrien

    Jack OBrienПре 15 дана

    To be fair to the show schitts creek gets better each season and the last two seasons are really good

  73. Jimbo Slice

    Jimbo SliceПре 15 дана

    succession is amazing my guy need season 3 same with barry

  74. Fifi Marie

    Fifi MarieПре 16 дана

    Fun fact(I thought I’d never say that): most of the laugh tracks where recorded in the 1950s soo ur most likely hearing dead people laugh, no I didn’t steal that from Danny.....

  75. marcus archuleta

    marcus archuletaПре 16 дана

    breaking bad is a perfect example

  76. •blisse vul•

    •blisse vul•Пре 16 дана

    I only like “Young Sheldon” because the story makes sense, it focuses on other characters, and there’s no annoying laugh track.

  77. MightyManotaur22

    MightyManotaur22Пре 16 дана

    I think where the comparison breaks down between multi-cam comedies and (especially modern) single-cam comedies is that while multi-cams are almost exclusively episodic shows -- where each episode stands on its own story and there's very little throughline from one episode to the next -- you'll typically see a modern single-cam comedy stray much farther into serialized territory, where characters meaningfully grow from one episode to the next and a storyline will carry from one episode to the next, sometimes even over an entire season. Serialized or semi-serialized shows typically have to spend additional time each episode on narrative, which I'd imagine hampers the "jokes per minute" angle. I'd be interested to see a comparison adding shows like It's Always Sunny or Workaholics -- shows that are single-cam and exclusively episodic -- because I'd guess that you'll see even higher jokes per minute than with something like Parks and Rec or Schitt's Creek. I think that puts the shows on "equal" footing when it comes to format, and would highlight even more how a laugh track slows down joke pacing.

  78. Human Person 106

    Human Person 106Пре 16 дана

    It crowd is one of the best shows ever also why is every comment her five paragraphs long.

  79. Diana Renke

    Diana RenkeПре 16 дана

    How about genuine laughter?? It's not i'm a downmer

  80. kate

    kateПре 16 дана

    Schitt's Creek is more like a dramedy than any of the other sample shows. You can't really just watch random episodes and be into it, you need to be with the story. And the entire show is four huge redemption arcs for the main characters so you won't like them at first.

  81. Anonymous

    AnonymousПре 16 дана

    The show that without a doubt has the funniest cold opens is Brooklyn Nine Nine

  82. Lesha

    LeshaПре 16 дана

    There are a lot of great comedies with POC btw, your line up is super white.

  83. talia

    taliaПре 16 дана

    i watch the big bang theory in german. ik you probably shouldn’t watch a dub of a sitcom but germans in my opinion are actually the best in dubbing and i only watch theirs haha 😅 anyway so pretty often in every episode i switch the languages and wow the original has soooo many more laugh tracks and way too loud too.

  84. Caroline

    CarolineПре 16 дана

    I want to personally thank the producer of the office for not putting in a laugh track

  85. Charles Smith

    Charles SmithПре 17 дана

    "You wanna be invested in what's going on in the Universe, because when you are, all the jokes are gonna hit harder" Holy fuck, if that isn't divine wisdom I don't know what is

  86. Justin Hamilton

    Justin HamiltonПре 17 дана


  87. Bradleigh Tallen

    Bradleigh TallenПре 17 дана

    Love how RSclub offers me a season of the Big Bang show based off this video

  88. Natalie Rettig

    Natalie RettigПре 17 дана

    ew now im imagining parks and rec with a laugh track and i hate it

  89. John Lang

    John LangПре 18 дана


  90. Hanna P.

    Hanna P.Пре 19 дана

    i think community is the most fast-paced comedy i've watched. the jokes per minute on that show is insane tbh idk how they do it so well

  91. Cynthia Alvarez

    Cynthia AlvarezПре 19 дана

    I love laugh tracks, guess im the only one 😥

  92. Sydney Schenker

    Sydney SchenkerПре 19 дана

    for schitts creek, you kind of have to watch it from the beginning. that's one of the shows that's hard to watch when you just randomly watch one episode

  93. Troy Zaher

    Troy ZaherПре 19 дана

    Tbh I can’t imagine the experience a straight person has watching Schitt’s Creek, because I feel like so much of the humor gets lost in translation to a straight audience.

  94. Macey S

    Macey SПре 20 дана

    the big bang theory is entertaining though

  95. Onkar Tambe

    Onkar TambeПре 20 дана

    You can still find weird Laugh tracks on Lily singh late night show :S

  96. Onkar Tambe

    Onkar TambeПре 18 дана

    @{Insert Name Here} true 😂😂

  97. {Insert Name Here}

    {Insert Name Here}Пре 18 дана

    That show’s trash.

  98. Alexandru Toma

    Alexandru TomaПре 20 дана

    I did really liked Young Sheldon compared to Big Bang Theory. Because of the lack of the laugh track. And it covers more serious topics with some kind of things for us to learn about. Not just 20 minutes of absurd things and no one to empathize with

  99. seaepy

    seaepyПре 20 дана

    does anyone remember what drew’s schitt’s creek vine was called?? i cant remember it off the top of my head but im so curious!

  100. Myles S.

    Myles S.Пре 20 дана

    Say what you want about The Big Bang Theory, but Jim Parsons is an amazing actor. The stuff he had to memorize and deliver is really impressive

  101. orian

    orianПре 21 дан

    Why no Seinfeld

  102. Agathe Tonin

    Agathe ToninПре 21 дан

    I completely agree with you. Even if i learned to accept the laughs in TV shows, I was never really fond of it, because it breaks the rythm of the story and removes the "reality" Of it. Even for Friends, who is still one of my favourite humor shows (probably because of the memories I made watching it when I was younger), I admit it can become annoying. Nowadays, the humor-centered shows that I love the most are mostly Arrested Development and Malcom because they talk about family, and you learn to become really fond of the characters even if sometimes they annoy the hell out of you -- just like real family. Maybe it's because I grew up in France, and it wasn't really a thing, but I was never really fond of the "nerd guys" cliché. This was my rant lol sorry 😌

  103. Poorvee Kalyani Alla

    Poorvee Kalyani AllaПре 21 дан

    New girl is much funnier than friends. And it has no laugh tracks, incorporates feminism, important and relevant topics. I also love the office because it has intelligent jokes. Idk why friends or big bang theory make people crazy.

  104. hatia mahama

    hatia mahamaПре 21 дан

    yall talking about sheldon saying bazinga but tbh he only says that like once every what 5 seasons like common only cause its a popular phrase doesn't mean he says it all the time and the laugh track just laughs also the word itself isnt that funny but the context always is and when he says it it just ties everything toghter

  105. Dragon Fire

    Dragon FireПре 21 дан

    I get why laugh tracks suck, but I laugh so much more at shows with them than ones without them. I guess I do laugh when I hear someone else laughing even if I can’t hear what they’re laughing at, so maybe it’s just social instinct or something. But sometimes I want to physically laugh more than I want to stare at a show and objectively think it was good comedy. Not that I don’t laugh at all at shows without laugh tracks or vice versa, but idk. I like laugh tracks. I’m 100% willing to toss this into the bad-opinion-bin but yeah that’s my hot take.

  106. Dragon Fire

    Dragon FireПре 21 дан

    Laugh tracks don’t work well for fast paced witty comedy tho, and I do tend to love those shows. I don’t really have a preference, they feel like two different experiences I guess

  107. Kiera Hennessey

    Kiera HennesseyПре 21 дан

    It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia is one of my favorite sitcoms because its comedy style is different than most, and I love the way they incorporate social issues into some of their episodes.

  108. Chandler Ding

    Chandler DingПре 22 дана

    Watches Wandavision.

  109. DMESSER

    DMESSERПре 22 дана

    Live audience is great, laugh tracks awful. I love Malcolm in the middle much more because it has no laugh tracks just pure natural comedy.

  110. Ava Berryman

    Ava BerrymanПре 23 дана


  111. Nat Hart

    Nat HartПре 23 дана

    The scoring system would be SO difficult with Trailer Park Boys.

  112. WraxTV

    WraxTVПре 23 дана

    Please do this again with live action Disney Channel and Nickelodeon shows. Sure, you'll end up in a padded room, but I'm sure it'll be worth it.

  113. gibus theinfamous

    gibus theinfamousПре 23 дана

    Why is "The Big Bang Theory Best of Guest Stars" recommended on this video