Who could use a good laugh right about now?

There's no denying that times are tough right now, as the world continues to social distance from one another amid the global coronavirus pandemic. And that means no going out to public events like concerts or comedy shows. So what's a comedy fan to do in these dark times when laughter just might be the best medicine? (Unless you're sick, in which case medicine would certainly be the best medicine.)

Luckily for us, there's plenty of first-rate stand-up specials from some of the funniest people in the game available to stream right now, provided you've got a subscription or three to streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and HBO Go.

From legends like Jerry Seinfeld, who's celebrating his 67th birthday on April 29 and marking it with the release of his first original stand-up special in 22 years, 23 Hours to Kill, on Netflix May 5, and Ellen DeGeneres to up-and-comers like Ali Wong, Pete Davidson and Julio Torres, there's so much out there just waiting to have you in stitches.

To get you started, we've handpicked 20 of the best specials available right now. So, go forth and laugh. You can thank us later.

Streaming Stand-Up Comedy, Jerry Seinfeld, Ali Wong, Ellen Degeneres, Pete Davidson

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Fortune Feimster, Fortune Feimster: Sweet & Salty

Netflix

Wanda Sykes, Wanda Sykes: Not Normal

Netflix

Ronny Chieng, Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America!

Netflix

Leslie Jones, Leslie Jones: Time Machine

Netflix

Hasan Minaj, Homecoming King

Netflix

Fred Armisen, Standup for Drummers

Netflix

Amy Schumer, Amy Schumer: Growing

Netflix

Ali Wong, Baby Cobra

Netflix

Seth Meyers, Seth Meyers: Lobby Baby

Netflix

Katherine Ryan, In Trouble

Netflix

Hannah Gadsby, Nanette

Netflix

John Mulaney, John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous at Radio City

Netflix

Pete Davidson, Pete Davidson: Alive From New York

Netflix

Ellen Degeneres, Ellen Degeneres: Relatable

Netflix

Jerry Seinfeld, Jerry Before Seinfeld

Netflix

Ilana Glazer, The Planets Is Burning

Amazon Prime Video

Ramy Youssef, Feelings

HBO

Julio Torres, My Favorite Shapes

Zach Dilgard/HBO

Chelsea Peretti, Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats

Netflix

Michelle Wolf, Nice Lady

Craig Blankenhorn/HBO

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