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What's So Funny?

BBC Radio 4 Extra factual. 44 episodes (3 series), 2011 - 2013. Features Rufus Hound, Celia Pacquola, Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter.

Series 3

Highlights Special: Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 6th January 2012

Ed Byrne presents some of the best "Conversations of the Week", including some new bits and totally new interviews.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 13th January 2012

Ed Byrne, Lucy Porter and Julian Hall take a look the world of comedy. This week he is joined by Nick Doody and Danny Robins.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 20th January 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Guests this week include Dara O'Briain.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 27th January 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Guests this week include Isy Suttie and Ian Stone.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 3rd February 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. This week Ed is joined by Steve Hughes, Paul Sinha and Hugh Dennis.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 10th February 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. This week they are joined by Ardal O'Hanlon and Mitch Benn.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 17th February 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Featuring Andi Osho and Jenny Eclair.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Friday 24th February 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Featuring Robin Ince, Rob Deering and Roisin Conaty.

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9. Episode Nine

First broadcast: Friday 2nd March 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Featuring Andrew Maxwell, Alex Lowe and Sandi Toksvig.

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10. Episode Ten

First broadcast: Friday 9th March 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. This week's guests include Danny Robins, Paul Sinha and Mark Steel.

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11. Episode Eleven

First broadcast: Friday 16th March 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Ed is joined by Justin Edwards, Veronica Lee and Jimeoin.

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12. Episode Twelve

First broadcast: Friday 23rd March 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy - this time with their roles reversed, with Lucy in the studio and Ed away interviewing. Guests are Greg Proops, Greg McHugh and Ian Hislop.

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Special: Altitude Festival

First broadcast: Friday 30th March 2012

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy, in an episode coming from the Altitude Festival. With guests Scott Capurro, Dave Gorman, Tim Minchin and Marcus Brigstocke.

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