Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

  • Score 9.2
  • Premiered: Apr 2014
  • Episodes: 200
  • Followers: 3309
  • Rank #233
  • Running
  • HBO
  • Sunday at 11


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Season 1 Discuss
Episode 1
Air date
Apr 27, 2014
John talks about the Indian election, Pom Wonderful and talks with the former NSA Director General Keith Alexander.
Episode 2
Air date
May 04, 2014
John talks about the recent issues of the death penalty, François Hollande and the rising issues happening in Brunei.
Episode 3
Air date
May 11, 2014
John talks about Eurovision, Ukraine and Russia's relations and interviews Bill Nye about Climate Change.
Episode 4
Air date
May 18, 2014
John talks about the product recall going on at General Motors, the EU Court of Justice "Right to be Forgotten" ruling and updates us on how the Indian election is going with help from Fareed Zakaria.
Episode 5
Air date
Jun 01, 2014
John talks about the rise of the far-right political parties in Europe, the Ukrainian election, Afghanistan, Net Neutrality, Australia's hard-line right-wing Prime Minister Tony Abbott and the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Episode 6
Air date
Jun 08, 2014
John talks about California Chrome and the Belmont Stakes, FIFA and the 2014 World Cup, and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Episode 7
Air date
Jun 15, 2014
John talks about US Immigration and interviews Professor Stephen Hawking.
Episode 8
Air date
Jun 22, 2014
John talks about Iraq, Antarctica tourism and Dr. Oz's "Miracle Drug".
Episode 9
Air date
Jun 29, 2014
John hosts an interview with Ugandan LGBT activist Pepe Julian Onziema.
Episode 10
Air date
Jul 13, 2014
John talks about modern American income inequality, Warren G. Harding's love letters and President Obama's "Day In The Life" tour.
Episode 11
Air date
Jul 20, 2014
John talks about the Gaza crisis, the decay of American prisons and the gambling addiction problem in Singapore.
Episode 12
Air date
Jul 27, 2014
John talks about human rights violations in the Middle East, nuclear disarmament and Russia's science satellite that lost communication.
Episode 13
Air date
Aug 03, 2014
John talks about Uganda's anti-gay laws, the CIA's recent report on their use of torture, the New York Port Authority, Argentina's default on debt and native advertising.
Episode 14
Air date
Aug 10, 2014
John talks about the return of US military actions in Iraq, replacing all passwords due to a global security breach and an exploration of the Payday Loan industry.
Episode 15
Air date
Aug 17, 2014
John talks about the conflict in Ferguson, MO and the wage gap between the genders.
Episode 16
Air date
Sep 07, 2014
John talks about ISIS and student loan debt. Musical group A Great Big World make a special appearance.
Episode 17
Air date
Sep 14, 2014
John talks about the NFL's decision on Ray Rice's contract, the international response to ISIS, Scotland's separation from the United Kingdom and Twitter hashtags that are being misused by corporations.
Episode 18
Air date
Sep 21, 2014
The Miss America Pageant… how is this still a thing? They claim to give more scholarships to women than any other organization, and, unfortunately, they’re right. To illustrate these .. show full overview
Episode 19
Air date
Sep 28, 2014
The United States has launched a huge number of drone strikes under President Obama. It’s widely accepted and extremely terrifying. Narendra Modi, the Prime Minster of India visited .. show full overview
Episode 20
Air date
Oct 05, 2014
Did you know police can just take your stuff if they suspect it's involved in a crime? They can! It’s a shady process called “civil asset forfeiture,” and it would make for a weird episode of Law and Order.
Episode 21
Air date
Oct 19, 2014
Translators who have aided the U.S. Military in Afghanistan and Iraq are in great danger in their home countries, but red tape is making it impossible for many of them to leave. John .. show full overview
Episode 22
Air date
Oct 26, 2014
John Oliver talks about a Russian submarine in Sweden, Ebola in New York, added sugar in food, Rob Ford's brother, and interviews Jane Goodall.
Episode 23
Air date
Nov 02, 2014
While midterm coverage is largely focused on the parts of Congress that do very little, vital (and bizarre) midterm elections are going unexamined. State legislators pass a lot of bills, .. show full overview
1x24 Season finale
Episode 24
Air date
Nov 09, 2014
The Lottery: State lotteries claim to be good for education and the general wellbeing of citizens. But are they? (Spoiler alert: No.) Salmon Canon: There is a cannon that shoots salmon over dams. It’s awesome. Check it out.

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