With conspiracy theories about coronavirus proliferating, John Oliver discusses why we’re prone to believe, how to distinguish fact from fiction, and what you can do to help others.
TV Show Transcripts
John Oliver demonstrates that scamming people is legal in the USA as long as you pretend it’s a church.
The line between editorial content and advertising in news media is blurrier and blurrier. That’s not bullshit. It’s repurposed bovine waste.
John Oliver talks about the Christchurch mosque shootings, Brexit, and the power of public shaming, good and bad. With an interview with Monica Lewinsky.
Oliver discusses Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and his career in business, outlining his campaign rhetoric, varying political positions and failed business ventures. He also says the Trump family name was changed at one point from the ancestral name “Drumpf”.
‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’ explains how the pandemic bolsters affordable housing crisis
John Oliver takes a look at facial recognition technology, how it’s used by private companies and law enforcement, and why it can be dangerous.
‘Last Week Tonight With John Oliver’ addresses alarming Coronavirus spikes in prisons and jails, Urges depopulating facilities to avoid spread of COVID-19
John Oliver chose to forgo the usual Last Week Tonight format in favor of spending his entire episode Sunday night talking about the police brutality that led to the anti-racism protests that followed the May 25 killing in Minneapolis of an unarmed black man, George Floyd.
Daylight saving time doesn’t actually benefit anyone. Strangely, it’s still a thing!
Sugar. It’s in everything! Is it good for us? Well, the sugar industry thinks so.
The UK could officially leave the European Union next month, which would be a huge change with hugely damaging consequences.
Drunken father Frank is of no use to his dysfunctional family; Fiona meets a handsome stranger when her purse is stolen; Lip is shocked to discover his brother Ian is gay.
A manhunt ensues after Frank goes on a bender and turns up missing on Friday, the day he never fails to cash his disability check, and turns up in Toronto with no idea how he got there.
Bill’s guests tonight: Comedy icon & “Kidding” star Jim Carrey; CNN Sr. Political commentator David Axelrod; New York Times columnist Michelle Goldberg; Ex-U.S. Representative Charlie Dent (R-PA); “Active Measures” documentary director Jack Bryan.
Billy Wayne Ruddick Jr., PhD interviews former congressman Barney Frank and discusses the veracity of the Donald Trump Access Hollywood tape and the pizzagate conspiracy theory. Erran Morad trains three men how to infiltrate Antifa. Gio Monaldo meets with O. J. Simpson in a hotel room in Las Vegas where he attempts to remind his girlfriend of who Simpson is. After she leaves the room, Monaldo jokes with Simpson about killing her.
Bill’s guests tonight: John Brennan, Ex-CIA Director David Corn, “Russian Roulette” Author Kara Swisher, Recode Editor-At-Large Rick Wilson, “Everything Trump Touches Dies” Author Saru Jayaraman,
Channel 4 fiery interview with clinical psychologist and professor Jordan B Peterson, whose views on gender have amassed great controversy – and a huge online following. He discusses the pay gap, patriarchy and his new book “12 Rules for Life.”
Sacha interviews Jill Stein, teaches defense to a wealthy couple, prepares three very special courses for a new restaurant and more.
Bill Maher recaps the top stories of the week, including a new wave of reality show drama in the White House. Bill’s guests tonight: “Stay Tuned with Preet” Podcast host Preet Bharara; Ex-Governor of Michigan Jennifer Granholm; “Adam Ruins Everything” star Adam Conover; Weekly Standard Contributing Editor Charlie Sykes; Axios Politics Reporter Jonathan Swan
Billy Wayne Ruddick Jr. interviews former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski. Gio Monaldo conducts a photoshoot with internet entrepreneur Mahbod Moghadam, one of the founder’s Genius. OMGWhizzBoyOMG! discusses Antifa with Milwaukee County sheriff David Clarke while they unbox Shopkins. Erran Morad meets with Youth Shooters of America founder Dan Roberts and teaches him how to survive terrorist attacks.