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The skit, mainly performed by Aasif Mandvi and Wyatt Cenac, plays on a classic kind of sketch, in which characters engage in competitive "one downsmanship." It is comedy gold.
Probably the textbook example of this kind of sketch is the "Four Yorkshiremen" sketch that originated on British television and is here performed by the Monty Python troupe: