Frog and Toad share some…
I’d watch it. Also, I’d totally buy that song.
But first, this is allegedly oldest recorded joke, dating from Sumeria in roughly 1900 BCE:
Something which has never occurred since time immemorial; a young woman did not fart in her husband’s lap.
Which I guess just goes to show how comedy really doesn’t age all that well.
Anyway, here’s the history of modern comedy (from 1906 to 2015), as told in one hundred jokes.