Theater del Absurdo is the fifteenth episode of Season One of Impractical Jokers. It originally aired on April 19, 2012 and it had a total of 1.71 million U.S. viewers.


The guys raise donations for bizarre charities, eat food off other people's plates at a Chinese restaurant, provide unsolicited advice to shoppers at the Jersey Gardens Mall and play another round of "Don't I Know You?".


Charity Cases

Goal: Get a donation.
Loser: Joe.

The guys come up with fake charities and have to get a donation and if they don't they lose

R U Gonna Finish That

Goal: Eat as many items as you can.
Loser: Sal

The guys have to eat as much as food off of a stranger's plate as they possibly can before the stranger tells them to leave

Mall Rats

Goal: Do and say what you're told.
Loser: Joe

The guys have to do and say what they are told at the mall.

Don't I Know You?

Goal: Get a stranger to say they know you.
Loser: Joe and Q.

The guys have to tell a stranger how they met them and see if the stranger admits they know them


Loser: Joe
Punishment: Joe has to tell the audience in a theater that he has pooped his pants. He had to go into detail first saying he farted, then moving on to poop, then saying the same message in Spanish.