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    Only a Fool Would Challenge the Pumpkin Spice LatteThe spice cares not for our mortal qualms.
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    John Oliver Breaks Down Why It’s Time to Impeach President Trump“Every asshole succeeds until finally they don’t.”
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    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.
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    John Oliver Sums Up Brett Kavanaugh’s Confirmation: ‘Borderline Pathological’“Here’s the thing, it worked.”
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    John Oliver Found a Way to Make Bitcoin Interesting: A Keegan-Michael Key SketchKey is your new bitcoin financial adviser.
  6. John Oliver Recaps the Painful Marathon That Is the Trump Presidency on […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight season finale, where John Oliver reviews Donald Trump’s first year in office and breaks down […]
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    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!
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    John Oliver Has an Unconventional Suggestion for the Brexit NegotiationsIt involves Lord Buckethead, the intergalactic space lord who ran to unseat Theresa May.
  9. feuds
    The FCC Insists That John Oliver’s Audience Did Not Crash Its Comments SectionThe FCC would very much like to be excluded from this narrative.
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    John Oliver Calls Out Sean Spicer’s Holocaust Comments“That’s not just wrong, that’s $200 question on Jeopardy wrong.”
  11. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Found a Way to Sneak Some Facts into Trump’s Daily […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down Donald Trump’s long relationship with false information and […]
  12. vulture lists
    The 10 Best Last Week Tonight Segments to Rewatch Right NowJohn Oliver might teach you a thing or two about the Trump era.
  13. last night on late night
    John Oliver Suggests You Sit Back and Enjoy the Descent of the American Empire“If you’re at the tipping point of an empire, enjoy the descent.”
  14. John Oliver Talks Parenthood, Jon Stewart, and Hosting ‘Last Week Tonight’ […]Ahead of Last Week Tonight’s return to HBO this weekend, Rolling Stone sat down with John Oliver for a lengthy interview about comedy’s role in […]
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    John Oliver Wants Last Week Tonight to Focus on More Than Donald Trump“I think we’re very anxious to not make it all Trump all the time.”
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    Watch the Kings of HBO, Larry David and John Oliver, Pal Around TogetherIt’s not small talk. It’s medium talk.
  17. John Oliver Explains Exactly How You’re Ruining the NewsIn one of Last Week Tonight’s most enlightening monologues, John Oliver explains the rapid decline of both print media and journalistic […]
  18. John Oliver Covered the Ups and Downs of the DNCLast week’s Democratic National Convention was packed with speeches, off-stage protests, and drama galore. Catnip for John Oliver, who took a […]
  19. John Oliver Explains Why Donald Trump’s Big Beautiful Wall Is a Terrible […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down Donald Trump’s proposed plan to build a wall at the US/Mexico […]
  20. Is Josh Gondelman Really So Nice? If I had any doubts as to whether Josh Gondelman was actually the nice guy everyone says he is, they were quickly dissolved when he started […]
  21. John Oliver Broke Down the Messy, Complicated Fight Over Apple’s EncryptionThe fight between Apple and the US government over the encryption of iPhones is a tricky one. Making it a pretty perfect subject for a deep […]
  22. Watch John Oliver Expose the Ghost Governments of ‘Special Districts’On last night’s This Week Tonight, John Oliver took aim at Special Districts, special local governments set up for single purposes with little […]
  23. John Oliver Explains Anti-Abortion Laws and Shares Some Cute Sloths on […]Here’s a great segment from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down many states’ “TRAP” laws, which stands for “targeted […]
  24. John Oliver Looks Back on His Edward Snowden Interview on ‘The Tonight […]Here’s a clip from John Oliver’s appearance on last night’s Tonight Show, where he and Jimmy Fallon talk about some of the most popular Last […]
  25. Check Out the First Season 3 Promo for ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’John Oliver returns to HBO with a brand new season of Last Week Tonight next month, and today the network released the first promo. Now that […]
  26. John Oliver Explains Why We Should Dump the Penny on ‘Last Week Tonight’Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver explains why it’s time for the United States Mint to stop making pennies. […]
  27. John Oliver Explains Why You Should Care About Tomorrow’s ElectionsThe presidential election might still be a year away, but during last night’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver explained why tomorrow’s local […]
  28. John Oliver, Mike Myers, a Beaver, and a Moose Offer Some Canadian […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down the importance behind today’s election day in Canada for […]
  29. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Explains Why the US Mental Healthcare System Needs a […]In light of last week’s mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, many politicians have yet again tried to shift the national […]
  30. John Oliver Explains the Current Migrant and Refugee Crisis on ‘Last Week […]Here’s a great clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, in which John Oliver breaks down the current migrant and refugee crisis and some of […]
  31. Don’t Go Back to School Without These Handy Tips from ‘Last Week Tonight’Last Week Tonight was on hiatus this weekend, but to help all the students out there heading back to school this week, the show uploaded a new […]
  32. John Oliver Shares Some of His Favorite History Lies on ‘Last Week Tonight’Here’s a new web exclusive from Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver runs through just a few of his favorite completely untrue history facts. […]
  33. John Oliver Explains Why We Need a Federal LGBT Anti-Discrimination Law on […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver covers discrimination against LGBT people in the United States and why […]
  34. John Oliver Creates His Very Own Tax-Exempt Religion on ‘Last Week Tonight’Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver takes a deep dive into the world of televangelists and how they legally […]
  35. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Made a Star-Studded Sex Education Video That’s […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight where John Oliver examines the embarrassing state of sex education in the United States, […]
  36. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Explains Why It’s Time for Washington DC to Become the […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down the countless ways Washington DC has been shafted by Congress […]
  37. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Explains Why Mandatory Prison Sentencing Does Way More […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down why mandatory minimum prison sentencing laws are an awful idea […]
  38. John Oliver Explains Why American Food Waste Is ‘Dutch-Ovening the Entire […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver took a close look at America’s growing problem with food waste. From […]
  39. John Oliver Gives a Riveting Halftime Speech Against Taxpayer-Funded […]We can always count on John Oliver and Last Week Tonight to make the seemingly least funny subjects entertaining. In the case of last night’s […]
  40. John Oliver Covers 15 Topics in One Minute on ‘Last Week Tonight’Last Week Tonight was off the air last night, so John Oliver and crew did something a little different for their latest web exclusive. Instead […]
  41. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Created the Perfect Way to Spend Your 2015 Leap SecondTomorrow night we’ll be treated to an extra second of time right before midnight, so last night John Oliver unveiled a website made by the good […]
  42. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Made an Updated AOL Ad Starring Rob Huebel and Colin […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver takes a closer look at the dark, depressing, and still not explicitly […]
  43. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Enlists Helen Mirren to Voice the US Senate Torture […]Not many people have bothered to read the released version of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA’s interrogation program, so […]
  44. John Oliver Explains Why the US Bail System Is Only Good for Reality TVDuring last night’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver took a closer look at the US bail system, which forces tons of poor people to sit in jail […]
  45. John Oliver Makes a Desperate Plea to FIFA’s Top SponsorsLast June, John Oliver and Last Week Tonight dove deep into the dark and crooked underbelly of FIFA, and in light of last week’s raid and […]
  46. John Oliver Shares Some of the Weirdest Cut ‘Last Week Tonight’ GraphicsLast Week Tonight was off the air this past weekend, so John Oliver and crew uploaded a new web exclusive featuring a bunch of graphics that, […]
  47. John Oliver Highlights the Depressing Reality of Farming Chickens On last night’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver took aim at the situation that modern chicken farms find themselves in which – surprise! – is […]
  48. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Explains Why Working Mothers Have It the WorstTo celebrate Mother’s Day, last night’s Last Week Tonight took a closer look at the many American companies and lawmakers who claim to love and […]
  49. ‘Last Week Tonight’ Breaks Down the Fashion Industry’s Dark SecretsLast night’s Last Week Tonight took a look at some of the most popular cheap clothing companies in the US, examining how companies like H&M, […]
  50. Martin Sheen and ‘Last Week Tonight’ Make the Perfect Doomsday VideoEarlier this year, CNN’s top secret doomsday video leaked online, but Last Week Tonight decided it was a little too depressing and in need of a […]
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