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John Oliver

  1. last night on late night
    John Oliver Is Ready for Another Battle With Coal Company CEO Bob MurrayHBO lost over $200,000 from Murray’s first lawsuit, but it’s ready to do it all again.
  2. last night on late night
    John Oliver and Amy Sedaris (Temporarily) Steal Stephen Colbert’s JobThe Late Show is extra fun when Colbert’s the one being interviewed.
  3. last night on late night
    Only a Fool Would Challenge the Pumpkin Spice LatteThe spice cares not for our mortal qualms.
  4. beyonce
    John Oliver Nervous to Meet (the Space Into Which) Beyoncé (Was Photoshopped)Of course she didn’t pose for promo photos with the cast, but she was there in spirit.
  5. last night on late night
    John Oliver Breaks Down Why It’s Time to Impeach President Trump“Every asshole succeeds until finally they don’t.”
  6. climate change
    Some Men Just Want to Watch the World Burn But Not Bill Nye on Last Week TonightThe science guy stopped by John Oliver’s HBO show to ask how fun he has to make learning about climate change before you start caring.
  7. last night on late night
    John Oliver Has a Simple Request for This Year’s WrestleMania FansStart cheering for extremely basic employee benefits!
  8. last night on late night
    John Oliver Explores the Dark Side of Public Shaming With Monica LewinskyOliver also called out Jay Leno for his years of Lewinsky roasting.
  9. last night on late night
    John Oliver Is Fighting Robocalls by Robocalling the FCC Every 90 Minutes“Unleash hell!”
  10. last night on late night
    John Oliver Prepares Kids for the Inevitable Robot TakeoverA robot will take over your job one day. Allow Oliver to prepare you for that.
  11. last night on late night
    Get a Free Psychic Reading Thanks to Rachel Dratch and Last Week Tonight“We promise it will be exactly as accurate as any psychic reading that you would pay money for.”
  12. chat room
    John Oliver Really Just Wants Last Week Tonight to Be The Muppet ShowThe HBO host chats about the new season of the show and the one story he wishes they could’ve covered while they were away.
  13. christmas movies
    Bryan Cranston Stars As Santa and Evil Santa in Colbert’s Kid-Made Holiday FlickSanta’s here to deliver presents and kick ass, and he just finished his rounds early.
  14. on comedy
    How John Oliver and Last Week Tonight Choose What Stories to CoverAs revealed during Oliver’s appearance on Scott Rogowsky’s live comedy talk show.
  15. last night on late night
    John Oliver Sums Up Brett Kavanaugh’s Confirmation: ‘Borderline Pathological’“Here’s the thing, it worked.”
  16. last night on late night
    John Oliver Calls Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court Nomination ‘a F*ck You to Women’“Why this particular asshole?”
  17. #metoo
    John Oliver Talks Sexual Harassment and #MeToo With Anita HillHill’s message for men: “We need you to step up.”
  18. last night on late night
    John Oliver Realizes the Secret to Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani’s Friendship“Think about it.”
  19. last night on late night
    Here’s Why John Oliver Bought Airtime During Sean Hannity’s Show This WeekHe’s mocking Trump. This time, with math!
  20. last night on late night
    We Now Know Who Actually Bought Stuff From Russell Crowe’s Divorce AuctionAre you not entertained?
  21. last night on late night
    John Oliver Compares Sinclair News Anchors to Members of a ‘Brainwashed Cult’It’s the media version of Wild Wild Country.
  22. bunnies!
    Twist! Mike Pence’s Daughter Loves John Oliver’s Gay Rabbit BookBut what does daddy think?
  23. How One Legendary TV Writer Thinks We Can Fix Workplace Harassment“Everyone should look at it and go ‘Ew!’”
  24. literary endeavors
    You Crazy Kids Literally Bought All of John Oliver’s Gay Rabbit Children’s BooksAnother printing will be coming soon.
  25. last night on late night
    John Oliver Wants You to Buy His Gay Rabbit Children’s Book Instead of Pence’sBuy it for any child you know, or just to annoy the vice president.
  26. last night on late night
    John Oliver Found a Way to Make Bitcoin Interesting: A Keegan-Michael Key SketchKey is your new bitcoin financial adviser.
  27. John Oliver Talks ‘The Lion King,’ ‘Last Week Tonight,’ and “Human […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Tonight Show, where John Oliver chats with Jimmy Fallon about playing Zazu in the upcoming Lion King remake, […]
  28. John Oliver Reminds Coal CEO Bob Murray to ‘Eat Shit’ After Judge […]This clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight includes two great things: First up is an update on coal CEO Bob Murray’s defamation suit against […]
  29. last night on late night
    John Oliver Could Win Italian Election Thanks to an Air Bud–Style Technicality“As far as I’m concerned, we have ourselves an Air Bud scenario.”
  30. last night on late night
    John Oliver Strongly Advises That Meghan Markle Watch Cautionary Tale The Crown“She might be marrying into a family that could cause her some emotional complications.”
  31. John Oliver and Stephen Colbert Talk Military Parades, Royal Weddings, and […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert chats with John Oliver about how Donald Trump wants a military parade (“I will […]
  32. ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’ Returns to HBO Next MonthIf you’re getting impatient waiting for your John Oliver fix, hang in there, because the wait is almost over. In a new trailer released today, […]
  33. sexual harassment
    Dustin Hoffman Accusers Thank John Oliver for Confrontation“The fact that you asked them all is what matters most.”
  34. celeb v celeb
    John Oliver Says He ‘Tried and Failed’ With Dustin Hoffman Confrontation“The whole thing just made me feel sad.”
  35. political comedy
    Trump Is One of the Worst Things Ever to Happen to ComedyThere may never have been a person joked about more than Donald Trump. But are these jokes good?
  36. the industry
    Alec Baldwin Thinks Post–Weinstein Movement in ‘Jeopardy’ of DerailingThe actor had a big, controversial presence on Twitter this week.
  37. alec baldwin
    Alec Baldwin Slams Late-Night Shows for Becoming ‘Grand Juries’The actor called for more “blithe chit chat,” after John Oliver grilled Dustin Hoffman about sexual-harassment allegations.
  38. sexual harassment
    John Oliver Grills Dustin Hoffman at Q&A Over Sexual HarassmentThe 20th anniversary showing of Wag the Dog grew tense as the HBO host and the actor argued over Hoffman’s alleged misconduct.
  39. John Oliver and Seth Meyers Talk Trump, Beyonce, and the Catheter Cowboy […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers chats with fellow late night host John Oliver about their shared struggle of […]
  40. last night on late night
    John Oliver Calls C.K.’s Canceled Film ‘Exhibit A If This Ever Goes to Trial’Oliver made a joke about C.K. before focusing on Trump for an episode.
  41. HBO Orders a John Oliver-Produced Late Night Docu-Series Starring Wyatt […]Wyatt Cenac is heading to HBO next year with his own late night show. The network announced today it’s ordered a 10-episode comedic docu-series […]
  42. John Oliver (and Stephen Colbert) Suggests Some Confederate Monument […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down the “it’s part of our history” argument against taking down […]
  43. last night on late night
    John Oliver Blasts Harvey Weinstein’s ‘Infuriating’ Sexual-Harassment Excuses“Your excuse isn’t an excuse.”
  44. emmys 2017
    The Unexpected Emmy Winner of the Night Is D.C. Public SchoolsBlame or thank John Oliver’s fans.
  45. HBO Renews ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’ Through 2020Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is sticking around at HBO. The network just announced that it’s renewed the late night series for three more […]
  46. John Oliver Calls Trump’s Pardon of Joe Arpaio a ‘Slap in the Face to the […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver explores the implications of Trump choosing to use his first presidential […]
  47. last night on late night
    John Oliver Revisits Joe Arpaio’s Absurd To Catch a Predator KnockoffJoe Arpaio created clownish sting operations for three episodes of Smile … You’re Under Arrest!
  48. John Oliver Urges Republicans to Call Out Trump With Advice From Destiny’s ChildJohn Oliver has a message for Republicans in Congress who have not condemned Trump’s Charlottesville comments.
  49. last night on late night
    John Oliver Enlists Weird Al to Sing ‘Please Don’t Nuke Us, North Korea’“May I suggest you take it down a notch or two?”
  50. last night on late night
    John Oliver: Trump Is Too Self-Obsessed to Disavow Nazis“He threw an air ball so far away it landed in the Third Reich.”
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