Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

  • Score 9.2
  • Premiered: Apr 2014
  • Episodes: 180
  • Followers: 3244
  • Rank #235
  • Running
  • HBO
  • Sunday at 11

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General Keith Alexander Extended Interview
Air date
Apr 27, 2014
John Oliver interviews General Keith Alexander, former head of the NSA. General Alexander discusses Edward Snowden and helps John rebrand a national security organization.
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President Obama Meets a Robot
Air date
Apr 27, 2014
John Oliver discusses President Barack Obama's trip to Japan where he met a "scary" robot.
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Simon Ostrovsky Interview
Air date
May 04, 2014
John Oliver interviews Vice news journalist Simon Ostrovsky who was held captive in Ukraine. This is still a comedy show, we promise.
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Letter of the Week: POM Wonderful
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May 04, 2014
In response to our segment in our premiere on food labeling, POM Wonderful sent us a refrigerator full of juice and an elegantly worded letter implying what we can do with it.
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Fareed Zakaria Interview (Part 2)
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May 18, 2014
John Oliver and Fareed Zakaria further discuss the victory of Narendra Modi in India's recent election.
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Last Week's News... We Think
Air date
May 25, 2014
John Oliver delivers last week's news, predicted two weeks ago. You get it. Just watch.
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#MutuallyAssuredHumiliation
Air date
May 29, 2014
With this web exclusive video, the Last Week Tonight staff would like to thank some of the heroes and pioneers who helped make the internet a safer place through #MutuallyAssuredHumiliation.
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Stephen Hawking Extended Interview
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Jun 15, 2014
John Oliver talks to Stephen Hawking in the first installment of Last Week Tonight's new "People Who Think Good" series. They cover such topics as parallel universes, artificial intelligence, and Charlize Theron.
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Pepe Julian Onziema Interview (Part 2)
Air date
Jun 29, 2014
John Oliver talks in depth with Ugandan LGBTI rights activist Pepe Julian Onziema about the oppressive anti-gay legislation in Uganda as well as the western involvement in inspiring those laws.
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Fireworks
Air date
Jul 06, 2014
With Last Week Tonight on hiatus, John Oliver takes to the internet to cover the most important story of the past week: Fireworks.
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#WeGotThoseGeckos
Air date
Aug 03, 2014
Last week on Last Week Tonight, John Oliver told us to tell Vladimir Putin to #GoGetThoseGeckos. This week, there's some good news...#WeGotThoseGeckos.
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John Oliver Literally Destroys Piñatas
Air date
Aug 24, 2014
Watch John Oliver deliver an epic takedown of piñatas.
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Fan Mail Vol. 1
Air date
Aug 31, 2014
John Oliver reads fan mail, but because no one sends mail anymore, it’s all from YouTube comments.
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Cookie Monster's Ideas
Air date
Sep 02, 2014
Cookie Monster has a few ideas to share with John Oliver. John just wants you to watch their special news report on words, which can be found here: http://youtu.be/iLi2xB82ZyI Filmed in collaboration with Mashable.
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Roger Goodell
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Sep 21, 2014
Roger Goodell spoke about the NFL’s recent controversies. And he spoke badly. Boo this man.
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Pumpkin Spice
Air date
Oct 12, 2014
Pumpkin spice. Why? John Oliver investigates. Well, he doesn't really investigate. He says things about it, though!
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Real Animals, Fake Paws Footage
Air date
Oct 19, 2014
We have provided this footage for you to do your own Supreme Court reenactments. Please feel free to use it, post your videos, and tag them #RealAnimalsFakePaws so we can find them.
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1,000,000 YouTube Subscribers
Air date
Nov 02, 2014
We have accumulated 1,000,000 YouTube subscribers. We’re not really sure what that means!
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Turkey Pardoning
Air date
Nov 23, 2014
Turkey pardoning is a weird tradition. They're basically all guilty... of being delicious.
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New Year's Eve
Air date
Dec 28, 2014
New Year's Eve is the worst. John Oliver has some great excuses for getting out of it.
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Fifty Shades #NotMyChristian Apology
Air date
Jan 25, 2015
John Oliver apologizes to Jamie Dornan for perpetuating the #NotMyChristian hashtag...sort of.
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April Fools' Day
Air date
Mar 29, 2015
April Fools’ Day is awful. Please stand with John Oliver and take the Last Week Tonight No-Prank Pledge.
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Edward Snowden on Passwords
Air date
Apr 09, 2015
John Oliver and Edward Snowden talk password security.
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Lost Graphics
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May 24, 2015
John Oliver shows off some of his favorite graphics that never made it onto the show.
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The Mittens of Disapproval Are On
Air date
Jun 08, 2015
John responds to former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner’s wild “The Gloves Are Off” paid political program by buying his own airtime on Trinidad television.
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And Now - People Prematurely Declaring The End of Obamacare
Air date
Jun 28, 2015
Five years of people prematurely declaring the end of Obamacare. (This is a web-exclusive video.)
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Shallow Dives
Air date
Jul 05, 2015
Instead of covering 1 topic in 15 minutes, John Oliver covers 15 topics in 1 minute.
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History Lies
Air date
Aug 30, 2015
John Oliver shares some of his favorite completely made-up history facts.
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Back To School
Air date
Sep 06, 2015
John Oliver gives students a crash course in everything they will learn — or not learn — in school this year.
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Facebook Privacy Hoax Debunked
Air date
Sep 30, 2015
John Oliver explains that the Facebook privacy protection messages are a hoax and tells you how to actually protect your personal information.
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Regifting
Air date
Dec 13, 2015
You will receive at least one horrible gift this month. John Oliver has some tips for getting rid of it.
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Revised Resolutions
Air date
Jan 03, 2016
John Oliver helps you revise the New Year’s resolutions you’ve already failed to keep.
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Lost Graphics Vol. 2
Air date
Jan 24, 2016
John Oliver shares more of his favorite graphics that never made it on the show.
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Conspiracies
Air date
Mar 27, 2016
John Oliver delves into the world of conspiracies and the imagination required to create them. He attempts to wake up the sheeple by showing how Cadbury's Crème Egg is funding the Illuminati.
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Cicadas
Air date
May 01, 2016
A mass of cicadas will soon emerge after 17 years in the ground so John Oliver attempts to fill them in on what they have missed since 1999.
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How is this Not a Thing?
Air date
May 29, 2016
John Oliver looks at some things that don't exist, but definitely should.
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Independence Day
Air date
Jul 03, 2016
To celebrate the anniversary of America’s Independence John Oliver reminds us what they lost in the process.
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Fan Mail Vol. 2
Air date
Jul 10, 2016
John Oliver reads some fan mail, once again they all come from YouTube comments.
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Endorsements
Air date
Jul 17, 2016
John Oliver makes some official political endorsements.
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Johnny Strong
Air date
Aug 28, 2016
Fed up with the constant stream of superhero movies, John Oliver pitches an original idea for a summer blockbuster based on the adventures of Johnny Strong.
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Labor Day
Air date
Sep 04, 2016
Intrigued by the rule against wearing white after Labor Day, John Oliver suggests some other holiday rules to live by.
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Birds
Air date
Sep 11, 2016
John Oliver isn’t fond of birds. So as they begin their migration for winter he gives them a piece of his mind.
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Net Neutrality Update
Air date
May 14, 2017
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Lost Graphics Vol. 3
Air date
Jul 15, 2018
John Oliver shares another collection of his favorite graphics that never made it onto the show.
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Retractions
Air date
Aug 26, 2018
John Oliver sets the record straight about some dubious claims he’s made in the past.
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SantaCon
Air date
Dec 08, 2019
The holiday season brings with it a host of annual traditions. John Oliver discusses one of the worst.
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