The Smartest Man in the World

The Smartest Man in the World

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Comedian Greg Proops is smarter than you.


The Negro Leagues Hall of Game Awards  

Live from the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, MO, Greg hosts the Hall of Game awards. Greg interviews baseball greats Maury Wills, Al Oliver, Lee Smith and Tony Pérez.

The Last Clinic in Mississippi  

Greg and Jennifer take a trip to the Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the last remaining clinic providing legal and safe abortion services to the women of Mississippi. Chats with several of the employees, volunteers and anti-choice protesters in this special episode of SMITW. Please visit if you would like to make a contribution to their work.


In the latest dispatch from the Fortress of Proopitude, Greg preaches on Pride Month, the Paris Climate Agreement, and Pasadena.


Live from the Bell House in Brooklyn, Greg japes on Jabba the Hutt, Joan Jett and Josephine Baker.


In another hotel room dispatch, this time from Austin, Greg speaks statues, Saudi Arabia and senators.


In another dispatch from a hotel room, this time in Nashville, Greg waxes poetic on wild bears, white supremacy and the war on drugs.


In another road dispatch from a hotel room in Boston, Greg talks Taraji P. Henson, Terry Branstad and Tony Yarber.


In rare road dispatch from a hotel room in Chicago, Greg preaches presidents, Parsons and Philadelphia.


Back home at Bar Lubitsch in West Hollywood, Greg japes on Jimmy Stewart, Jared Kushner and Judge Neil Gorsuch.


Live from Lincoln Hall in Chicago, Greg bangs on Bozo the Clown, baseball cards and Bill O'Reilly.  


Live from the Improv in San Jose, Greg dishes on Democracy, Devo and Derek Walcott.


Live from Cottiers in Glasgow, Greg banters on bathrooms, The Broons and Bigfoot.


Live from the Soho Theatre in London, Greg waxes poetic on Wes Anderson, Warren Beatty and William McGonagall.


In another intimate gathering at the Shakespeare and Company bookstore in Paris, Greg brings up Brexit, Bob Marley T-Shirts and Bram Stoker.


Live from The Crocodile in Seattle, Greg gabs on goths, Griffey Jr. and Green Bay.


Live from the Helium Comedy Club in Portland, Greg


In another dispatch from the Fortress of Proopitude, Greg cracks on Congress, Christo and Clyde Stubblefield.


Back at the Bar Lubitsch in West Hollywood, Greg articulates on Arles, Adele and Al Jarreau.


Live from the Improv in Irvine, Greg recalls Raquel Welch, Robert Kraft and Republicans.


In another dispatch from the Porpoise of Fruititude, Greg bombasts on Boston sports, The Bowling Green Massacre and bodegas.

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