I would like to do a lot more with this, but currently time is scarce.
However, I want to fulfill Jason’s request, since I would love to be worthy of the title of record keeper.

Since its first episode on August 22, 2010, The Incomparable has accumulated 782 hours of content (roughly 33 days) across 569 episodes.

The latest episode in the current dataset:

number date title host guest
565 2021-05-09 The Avengers of Cities Jason Snell Erika Ensign;Scott McNulty;Aleen Simms


2021 Panelists

All Time Stats

Here are some rankings of panelists (including hosts) across different metrics / subsets.
Special bonus episodes are not included (507b, 506b, 337b, 173z).

By Number of Appearances

Nothing special, just “appears in episode” counts.

By Segment

The segments the dataset knows about, with episode count:

category n
General 400
Book Club 72
Comic Book Club 31
Rocket Surgery 24
Old Movie Club 23
Video Game Club 15

Ranks and % withing each segment.

By Duration of Appearance

Duration per episode in which each person appears, one episode can count towards multiple people’s total of course.


Because that’s the easy one.

By Year

Per Person