The BEST Episodes of Dave Gorman: Modern Life is Goodish

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 18, 2020

Network: Dave

Dave Gorman performs a series of witty stand-up shows, exclusive to Dave. The bearded wonder takes a sideways look at the messages we receive every day.

My Childhood is Ruined

#1 - My Childhood is Ruined

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 19, 2017

Dave reveals how TV is made and examines the nature of happiness - with the help of Kate Middleton's clothes and Thomas the Tank Engine.

star 8.82
11 votes
It Was an Accident and I Was Hospitalised

#2 - It Was an Accident and I Was Hospitalised

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 8, 2016

Dave irks an old pal and explains why he isn't 'a geek'.

star 8.39
23 votes
Stuck On Level 342

#3 - Stuck On Level 342

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 13, 2015

Computer ads, board games and puzzle books come under Dave's gaze, along with his jigsaw habit.

star 8.35
20 votes
Why Are There Still Chickens?

#4 - Why Are There Still Chickens?

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 8, 2015

Dave conducts a live experiment with over a thousand eggs!

star 8.09
34 votes
Too-Ra Taloo Rhy-Eh

#5 - Too-Ra Taloo Rhy-Eh

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 29, 2015

Dave takes a sledgehammer to an irksome printer. And Christine Hamilton gets a gift!

star 8.04
25 votes
Drippy Strummer

#6 - Drippy Strummer

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 5, 2017

Dave asks just how gullible people are as he looks at movie marketing and whether celebrities really can sell anything.

star 8.00
9 votes
A Prince, Not An Estate Agent

#7 - A Prince, Not An Estate Agent

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 8, 2013

Dave casts a wry eye over the role of family in modern life.

star 7.96
26 votes
That's What We Grow In

#8 - That's What We Grow In

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 20, 2015

Dave suggests revamping the calendar and considers the upshot of buying Twitter followers.

star 7.92
25 votes
Ova Is Latin. For Eggs

#9 - Ova Is Latin. For Eggs

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 22, 2015

Dave tackles life's burning issues, from the shyness of elks to the evolution of the Honey Monster.

star 7.92
24 votes
A Helicopter Is Quicker Than a Car

#10 - A Helicopter Is Quicker Than a Car

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 14, 2017

Dave Gorman scrutinises the modern world. Looking at nature's warning signs, he enlists celebrities, insect repellent and Doctor Google.

star 7.91
11 votes
Poogle

#11 - Poogle

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 30, 2014

The award-winning comic opines on life's little oddities, including micro-chipped cats, over-familiarity in coffee shops, self-driving cars, QR codes and cybersquatting!

star 7.90
20 votes
That's What Debt Actually is, Actually

#12 - That's What Debt Actually is, Actually

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 22, 2016

Dave Gorman's wry take on modern life, featuring a method to get rid of an unwanted gift and the reboot of a classic game show.

star 7.89
18 votes
Not A Very Nice Biscuit

#13 - Not A Very Nice Biscuit

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 17, 2013

Dave Gorman performs a series of witty stand-up shows, exclusive to Dave. The bearded wonder takes a sideways look at the messages we receive every day.

star 7.84
31 votes
The Dirt Collects There

#14 - The Dirt Collects There

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 28, 2014

Impish original comedy from Dave Gorman, who muses out loud on life's little foibles - including light bulbs, gravy boats, dot-to-dot books and Lego.The comedian explores all aspects of light bulbs, gravy boats, dot-to-dot books and Lego as the programme taking a light-hearted look at modern life concludes.

star 7.83
18 votes
I've Never Seen a Cat

#15 - I've Never Seen a Cat

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 7, 2017

Dave plays tricks with singing toys, interrogates kids' TV characters, and messes with Monopoly.

star 7.80
15 votes
You Use a Spoon for Licking Custard

#16 - You Use a Spoon for Licking Custard

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 21, 2017

Dave asks what the term 'generation' really means. And why does his mum use emojis?

star 7.77
13 votes
I Would Drink That Bathwater

#17 - I Would Drink That Bathwater

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 7, 2014

Dave devilishly dissects modern life as he judges the worth of online petitions and reveals how he beat Alex Reid - not at cage fighting, obviously

star 7.76
17 votes
Negative Nancy

#18 - Negative Nancy

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 6, 2015

Dave considers offensive insults and tries to find a man on Tinder.

star 7.76
21 votes
A German Tradition

#19 - A German Tradition

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 27, 2015

With the help of Ant and Dec's fans, Dave ponders our fixation with customer feedback and market research.

star 7.75
20 votes
Nobody Wants Vom in Their Cheerios

#20 - Nobody Wants Vom in Their Cheerios

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 6, 2016

The comedian devises an experiment to discover whether people's behaviour is the same in the real world as it is online, using a room full of photographs of Alan Sugar.

star 7.71
17 votes
I Call Mine Sally

#21 - I Call Mine Sally

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 9, 2014

Dave shreds some dirty magazines and helps a gerbil fulfil its destiny!

star 7.70
23 votes
I Like Eggs

#22 - I Like Eggs

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 15, 2013

Here Dave looks at the footprint we leave behind when surfing the web.

star 7.69
26 votes
Just Chips That Haven't Been Made Yet

#23 - Just Chips That Haven't Been Made Yet

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 23, 2014

Modern life gets a ribbing as Mr Gorman considers celebrity endorsements and reveals the Queen's 'thoughts' on insoles!

star 7.69
16 votes
Like Top Gun All Over Again

#24 - Like Top Gun All Over Again

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 31, 2017

In the first episode, Dave explores whether a knock-off can ever be as good as the real thing. For Dave, this involves examining DVDs, baking and his favourite band, Bucks Fizz...

star 7.69
16 votes
If You Put a Sausage in it, It's Not a Viennetta

#25 - If You Put a Sausage in it, It's Not a Viennetta

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 15, 2016

Mirthful musings on modern life. Dave explores the perils of stock photography modelling and experiments with a celebrity.

star 7.67
18 votes