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WATCH: John Oliver Slams ‘Medicare For All’ Critics, Pete Buttigieg

John Oliver returned with the season premiere of Last Week Tonight on Sunday and he went directly after critics of...
John Oliver Has A Special Message For Susan Collins

John Oliver Has A Special Message For Susan Collins

On his HBO season opener Sunday, John Oliver had some special thoughts for Senator Susan Collins. Playing a clip where she insisted that Donald Trump would learn a lesson from being impeached, John
John Oliver Returns, Asks Why The Hell Medicare For All Is Even A Question

John Oliver Returns, Asks Why The Hell Medicare For All Is Even A Question

John Oliver returns to do a deep dive into Medicare for All, and as usual, does a superb job. Via the A.V. Club:read more
John Oliver slams 'Medicare for All' critics in powerful monologue

John Oliver slams 'Medicare for All' critics in powerful monologue

If you've been following the long slog that is the Democratic primaries, chances are you'll have heard the phrase "Medicare for All" by now. But what exactly is it, and would it really work in
How to watch ‘Last Week Tonight’ season 7

How to watch ‘Last Week Tonight’ season 7

Oliver is back to slay the week's headlines. The post How to watch ‘Last Week Tonight’ season 7 appeared first on The Daily Dot.
John Oliver and Stephen Colbert improvising fake movie plots deserves a show of its own

John Oliver and Stephen Colbert improvising fake movie plots deserves a show of its own

Did you know John Oliver and Stephen Colbert starred in a bunch of movies together recently? Neither did they. But in the segment above for The Late Show, it's their job to talk through the posters
John Oliver wades in on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's decision to leave the royal family

John Oliver wades in on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's decision to leave the royal family

Many words have been spoken about "Megxit," but there's one important person we still need to hear from: British comedian turned recent U.S. citizen and Last Week Tonight host, John Oliver. During his
HBO Host John Oliver: Trump Presidency Should End Because It's Not Good for My Health

HBO Host John Oliver: Trump Presidency Should End Because It's Not Good for My Health

HBO host and comedian John Oliver said that he would like to see the Trump presidency come to an end because it is bad for America, his personal health, and the state of comedy.
Comedian Josh Gondelman paints the best painting he's ever painted — The Bob Ross Challenge

Comedian Josh Gondelman paints the best painting he's ever painted — The Bob Ross Challenge

"Desus and Mero" writer and comedian, Josh Gondelman, deals with squirrels and high heart rates on his way to crafting his best painting ever.

This guy said he was going to be on John Oliver—was it just a scam?

PR professional claims he was trolled, possibly by the shady internet service he keeps talking about. The post This guy said he was going to be on John Oliver—was it just a scam? appeared first on The
Satire In The US Has A Trump Problem

Satire In The US Has A Trump Problem

This article is the result of a collaboration between TPM members and journalism graduate students at NYU. Over the past...
Crookie Performance Of The Year: John Oliver In 'Eat Sh*t Bob, The Musical'

Crookie Performance Of The Year: John Oliver In 'Eat Sh*t Bob, The Musical'

John Oliver and his crew over at HBO may never top this particular episode. (Starting at around the 20-minute mark it goes full musical.) As we said in November: After two years and a massive legal
In Web Special, John Oliver Decrys Santa Con

In Web Special, John Oliver Decrys Santa Con

John Oliver is on vacation until January (where do I get one of those sweet HBO gigs?) but he released a web special to YouTube to talk about SantaCon. SantaCon takes place in Hoboken, New Jersey.
Watch John Oliver explain why SantaCon is ho-ho-horrible

Watch John Oliver explain why SantaCon is ho-ho-horrible

John Oliver is doing his best to talk some sense into the world. Last Week Tonight is currently on hiatus, but Oliver took some time during the break to warn us all about an ungodly event called
John Oliver's attempt to reconnect with his 2 favorite otter mascots is hilariously emotional

John Oliver's attempt to reconnect with his 2 favorite otter mascots is hilariously emotional

Forget Frozen 2. There's only one emotional cinematic experience you need in your life right now, and that's the story of John Oliver, Chiijohn and Shinjo-kun. First, some important backstory. Back in
John Oliver: If You Want To Make Trump Mad, Fill Out The Census

John Oliver: If You Want To Make Trump Mad, Fill Out The Census

I didn't think it was possible, but John Oliver has actually made me enthusiastic about filling out the census! Via TIME: The concept of the census is simple — a comprehensive count of every single
John Oliver takes an eye-opening look at the U.S. Census

John Oliver takes an eye-opening look at the U.S. Census

The Census may seem a bit dull, but it's actually pretty darn important. As Late Week Tonight host John Oliver explains in the clip above, the count can affect funding for certain areas, as well as
John Oliver Says If You Want to Irritate Donald Trump, Fill Out the 2020 Census

John Oliver Says If You Want to Irritate Donald Trump, Fill Out the 2020 Census

“This administration clearly thinks that some people don’t count,” Oliver says.
John Oliver Picks a New Fight With Coal Boss He Called ‘a Geriatric Dr. Evil’ on Last Week Tonight

John Oliver Picks a New Fight With Coal Boss He Called ‘a Geriatric Dr. Evil’ on Last Week Tonight

Bob Murray dropped a lawsuit he filed after a 2017 episode of the show