We have little doubt social media sites like Twitter have helped democratize information, allowing ideas to surpass all manner of social and geographic barriers. As great as that implication may be, Twitter is also a great way to get a quick joke out there. There are too many of our favorite comedians on Twitter to list them all, but we can pair down the best of the best. We present to you 15 of the funniest celebrities on Twitter, accompanied by hilarious, amusing, and outrageous sample tweets. Enjoy.
Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt)
Most audiences know Patton Oswalt as the co-star of King of Queens, Young Adult and the lead voice of Pixar’s Ratatouille.
Sample Tweet: “Put a razor blade in a Snickers. I’ll eat around it.” — every kid who ever got a box of raisins while trick or treating