The WORST Episodes of The Jim Jefferies Show

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 3, 2021

Network: Comedy Central

The Jim Jefferies Show is here to shake up the humdrum formula of the political late-night show. Jim tackles the news of the day with no-bullshit candor, piercing insight and a uniquely Aussie viewpoint.

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Understanding the First Amendment

#1 - Understanding the First Amendment

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 11, 2017

Jim highlights major vacancies in U.S. government agencies, chats with a group of conspiracy theorists and explores dicey First Amendment issues.

star 7.09
281 votes
Directors: Brian McAloon
Writers: Bryan Olsen, Curtis Cook, J.J. Whitehead, Jason Reich, Jim Jefferies, Kevin Avery, Laura Willcox, Lucas Kavner, Matt Kirshen, Scott Zabielski, Subhah Agarwal
Jim Becomes a U.S. Citizen

#2 - Jim Becomes a U.S. Citizen

Season 2 - Episode 30 - Aired Nov 20, 2018

Jim profiles the journey of immigrants preparing to become U.S. citizens, takes the oath with them and offers a sneak peek at his new, more Americanized show.

star 7.31
90 votes
The Rise of White Nationalism

#3 - The Rise of White Nationalism

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 19, 2019

Jim explains how the internet radicalizes white nationalists like the shooter in New Zealand, visits Australia's anti-immigration border fence and examines public shaming.

star 7.38
97 votes
Comic-Con's Diversity Problem

#4 - Comic-Con's Diversity Problem

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 24, 2018

Jim explores reports of Amazon's questionable workplace conditions, breaks down America's love of billionaires and unravels the backlash against comic diversity at Comic-Con.

star 7.49
92 votes
The Decline of Sex in Japan

#5 - The Decline of Sex in Japan

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Oct 8, 2019

Jim discusses the spate of recent deaths linked to vaping, visits Japan to examine the decline of sex among young people and looks at the disappearing stigma around STDs.

star 7.53
66 votes
The Extra Hurdles for Trans Athletes

#6 - The Extra Hurdles for Trans Athletes

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 9, 2019

Jim looks at the discriminatory barriers trans athletes face, sits down with a transgender scientist and marathoner, and examines the state of LGBTQ rights in Thailand.

star 7.54
80 votes
Americans Stopped Caring About Privacy

#7 - Americans Stopped Caring About Privacy

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 17, 2019

Jim gives his take on some unpopular opinions, visits Hong Kong to learn about "citizen scores" and scrutinizes America's nonchalant attitude about data security.

star 7.54
72 votes
America Reaches Peak Outrage

#8 - America Reaches Peak Outrage

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Jul 31, 2018

Jim breaks down the consequences of controversial tweets from the past, questions why Americans are so unhappy and explores the growing movement to end circumcision.

star 7.55
99 votes
The 1D Brain Behind 3D-Printed Guns

#9 - The 1D Brain Behind 3D-Printed Guns

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 7, 2018

Jim explores the debate over 3D-printed guns, breaks down the TSA's plans to relax airport security and sits down with Representative Barbara Lee.

star 7.56
95 votes
There Are Too Many Choices

#10 - There Are Too Many Choices

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 19, 2019

On Jim's final episode, he discusses the world's first penis transplant, exposes the brutal practice of shark finning and explains why too many choices can be a bad thing.

star 7.56
59 votes
Jim's Guide to Growing Old and Dying

#11 - Jim's Guide to Growing Old and Dying

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 23, 2019

Jim explains why the funeral industry is exploitative and wasteful, seeks happiness by attending his own mock funeral in South Korea, and devises a new model of retirement.

star 7.57
74 votes
America's Opioid Epidemic

#12 - America's Opioid Epidemic

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 24, 2017

Jim highlights the growing opioid epidemic in the U.S., examines binge-drinking on college campuses and sits down with "The Death of Expertise" author Tom Nichols.

star 7.57
156 votes
The Hidden Dangers of Vast Nuclear Arsenals

#13 - The Hidden Dangers of Vast Nuclear Arsenals

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 26, 2019

Jim examines the many flaws in America's nuclear weapon stockpile, takes a critical look at doomsday-prepping advice and sits down with North Korean defectors.

star 7.58
99 votes
Jim's Ride-Along With His Cop Brother

#14 - Jim's Ride-Along With His Cop Brother

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 22, 2019

Jim explains why people love conspiracy theories, looks at why policing is safer in Australia and shares the latest news about how humans have doomed their own planet.

star 7.58
67 votes
The Threat of Nuclear War

#15 - The Threat of Nuclear War

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 8, 2017

Jim breaks down the possibility of a nuclear war with North Korea, examines the arguments against euthanasia and chats with fellow comedian Bill Burr.

star 7.58
206 votes
Comey's Nasty Little Tell-all

#16 - Comey's Nasty Little Tell-all

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 17, 2018

Jim questions President Trump's motives for bombing Syria, breaks down former FBI Chief James Comey's gossipy memoir and sits down with "Rampage" star Malin Akerman.

star 7.59
115 votes
Directors: Brian McAloon
Writers:
Addicted to Everything

#17 - Addicted to Everything

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 30, 2019

Jim looks at how gamification gets people addicted to tech, tries to figure out if Australia has a gambling problem and explains why strict laws don't curb addiction.

star 7.59
76 votes
The Cost of Trading Away Freedom

#18 - The Cost of Trading Away Freedom

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired May 21, 2019

Jim examines the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, visits Singapore to weigh the pros and cons of living in a restrictive society, and criticizes recent abortion bans.

star 7.59
69 votes
Mark Cuban vs. Donald Trump

#19 - Mark Cuban vs. Donald Trump

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 7, 2017

Jim updates some conveniently forgotten news stories, examines the Trump administration's discriminatory religious liberty guidelines and pitches an invention to Mark Cuban.

star 7.61
143 votes
Diving Into the Trump Impeachment Inquiry

#20 - Diving Into the Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 15, 2019

Jim unpacks the Trump impeachment inquiry, visits South Africa to learn about traditional medicine techniques and weighs in on how U.S. culture tackles mental health.

star 7.61
72 votes
After School Satan Club

#21 - After School Satan Club

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Oct 31, 2017

Jim delves into the Mueller indictments, tries to help a struggling after-school club run by Satanist, and rips the GOP's too-late response to Donald Trump.

star 7.62
165 votes
Trump Wages War Against Journalists

#22 - Trump Wages War Against Journalists

Season 2 - Episode 29 - Aired Nov 13, 2018

Jim weighs the challenges of living on Mars, sits down with CNN political analyst April Ryan and questions why Americans use so much paper.

star 7.62
84 votes
Trump's Anti-NFL Freak Out

#23 - Trump's Anti-NFL Freak Out

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 26, 2017

Jim examines President Trump's beef with protesting athletes, highlights the scourge of traumatic brain injuries among NFL players and discusses health care with Andy Slavitt.

star 7.64
211 votes
Jordan Peterson & Sarah Silverman

#24 - Jordan Peterson & Sarah Silverman

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 19, 2018

Jim examines the president's penchant for picking fights with U.S. allies, sits down with controversial lecturer Jordan Peterson and talks free speech with Sarah Silverman.

star 7.66
95 votes
Giving Kids in Foster Care a Leg Up

#25 - Giving Kids in Foster Care a Leg Up

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired May 7, 2019

Jim weighs in on ancestry testing, chats with Ty Burrell about giving opportunities to kids in foster care and examines how kid influencers are vulnerable to exploitation.

star 7.67
69 votes