The BEST Episodes of Newsreaders

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 14, 2020

Network: Adult Swim

From the team behind Adult Swim's Emmy Award®-winning comedy, Childrens Hospital, Newsreaders is an absurd take on the television news magazine format, a show that goes behind the stories nobody else thinks are stories-because they're not.

A Billionaire Goes to Hell, Sitcom Family

#1 - A Billionaire Goes to Hell, Sitcom Family

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 10, 2015

star 8.76
34 votes
America's Unknown President; Reporter on House Arrest

#2 - America's Unknown President; Reporter on House Arrest

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 18, 2014

star 8.68
40 votes
31-Up

#3 - 31-Up

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 8, 2013

Sadee Deenus meets a typical all-American family.

star 8.62
100 votes
Directors: Rhys Thomas
Writers: Jonathan Stern
F-Dancing, Are You Decent?

#4 - F-Dancing, Are You Decent?

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 23, 2014

Amir LaRussa investigates a new dance craze that has school officials threatening to cancel the prom; racism.

star 8.60
48 votes
How the Sausage Is Made; Lottery Winners Lose

#5 - How the Sausage Is Made; Lottery Winners Lose

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 24, 2015

star 8.59
39 votes
Creepiest Man Alive; Bomb Sniffing Dogs

#6 - Creepiest Man Alive; Bomb Sniffing Dogs

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 14, 2015

star 8.55
44 votes
Jellyfish Sting Clinic

#7 - Jellyfish Sting Clinic

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 31, 2015

A doctor uses unorthodox methods to treat jellyfish stings; David Hasselhoff tells tales from the 'Knight Rider' set.

star 8.54
39 votes
Strip Club Exposé; Long Lost Twins

#8 - Strip Club Exposé; Long Lost Twins

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 11, 2014

star 8.53
43 votes
Headless Football Player; Identify Thief

#9 - Headless Football Player; Identify Thief

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 27, 2014

Reagan Biscayne profiles a young athlete who overcame a rare disability to realize his dream, and Sadee Deenus meets an identity thief with a thick Russian accent and a huge problem.

star 8.53
40 votes
Unborn Again

#10 - Unborn Again

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 1, 2013

Louis LaFonda meets a father and son who hate each other; abortion protests.

star 8.52
48 votes
Directors: Joe Burke
Writers: Jim Margolis
Hedge Fund

#11 - Hedge Fund

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 25, 2013

Narge Hemingway investigates Wall Street investor Miles Van Cleef.

star 8.48
46 votes
Directors: Jim Margolis
Writers: Rachel Axler
FMK Killer; Newsreaders: Behind the Scenes

#12 - FMK Killer; Newsreaders: Behind the Scenes

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 7, 2015

star 8.48
44 votes
Roswell, New Mexico; Skip Goes to a Wedding

#13 - Roswell, New Mexico; Skip Goes to a Wedding

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 20, 2014

Sadee Deenus visits the alien capital of the world; Skip Reming attends a wedding and makes surprising discoveries.

star 8.43
44 votes
Gay Camp

#14 - Gay Camp

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 15, 2013

Narge Hemingway visits a summer camp with a horrible secret.

star 8.37
78 votes
Writers: Michael Showalter
Epic Fail

#15 - Epic Fail

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 15, 2013

Skip Reming experiences the horrors of modern air travel; Xandra Dent meets robots.

star 8.36
80 votes
Writers:
Fit Town, Fat Town

#16 - Fit Town, Fat Town

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 22, 2013

Sadee Deenus visits a town of physically fit people.

star 8.35
51 votes
Directors: Joe Burke
Writers: Jim Margolis
CCSI: Boston

#17 - CCSI: Boston

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 8, 2013

A report on how children are the future of crime fighting; Louis LaFonda meets an angry Irishman.

star 8.27
73 votes
Writers: Jason Reich, Paul Scheer, Rob Corddry
Jr. Newsreaders

#18 - Jr. Newsreaders

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 22, 2013

Louis La Fonda meets a precocious child who makes the Newsreaders look bad.

star 7.91
81 votes
Writers: Wyatt Cenac
Hair Razing

#19 - Hair Razing

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 1, 2013

Body hair trends potentially destroy the environment.

star 7.76
50 votes
Directors: Rhys Thomas
Writers: Jim Margolis
Go Nadz; Talking News

#20 - Go Nadz; Talking News

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 4, 2014

Narge Hemingway investigates a controversy in the competitive world of car genitalia. Skip Reming and Rob Riggle chat with Childrens Hospital's Ingrid Hagerstown.

star 7.71
14 votes
Motorboating Dads; the Negative $100,000 Question

#21 - Motorboating Dads; the Negative $100,000 Question

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 30, 2014

Sadee Deenus looks at a controversial new parenting trend and Reagan Biscayne exposes the dirty secrets of television game shows.

star 7.69
48 votes
Band Names-R-Us, Put Me in Coach

#22 - Band Names-R-Us, Put Me in Coach

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 17, 2015

Clavis Kim explores the lucrative word of coming up with names for rock bands. Sadee Deenus profiles a football coach who is revolutionizing his sport.

star 7.63
40 votes
The Journey of an iPhone; Restaurant Plague

#23 - The Journey of an iPhone; Restaurant Plague

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 6, 2014

Xandra Dent traces the path the iPhone takes from mines to your pocket and Amir LaRussa reports on a hot new kind of theme restaurant.

star 7.50
18 votes
Auto Erotic

#24 - Auto Erotic

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 18, 2013

An investigation reveals the secret to the rebirth of the American auto industry.

star 7.48
90 votes
Directors: Jim Margolis
Writers: Jim Margolis