• John Oliver, Jack Warner Feud Heats Up! After Trinidad And Tobago Videos, ‘Last Week Tonight’ Literally Fires Back At Former FIFA VP

    John Oliver’s repeated takedowns of FIFA have made him the enemy of  the organization former Vice President Jack Warner. After the two men went back and forth on Trinidad and Tobago television last week, the Last Week Tonight host fired back Sunday night – literally. Oliver’s first ranted against FIFA last year, and the video quickly went viral. So when FIFA officials were finally arrested last month on corruption charges,

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    John Oliver Drinks Bud Light Lime After FIFA Promise! ‘Last Week Tonight’ Host Also Eats McDonald’s Dollar Menu And Wears Gold Adidas Shoes Following Sepp Blatter’s Resignation

    John Oliver is a man of his word. The Last Week Tonight host had said he would drink a Bud Lite Lime if the major FIFA sponsors pressured corrupt president Sepp Blatter to resign. So after Blatter officially stepped down from his post last week, Oliver fulfilled his promise. Oliver first spoke out against FIFA back in June, shortly before the World Cup. But it was not until months later

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    John Oliver Takes Down Municipal Violation Fines In ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video, Inspires #ShutDownTheFuckBarrel Hashtag

    On the most recent episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver slammed America’s system for fining municipal violations.  And his attack inspired the Twitter hashtag #ShutDownTheFuckBarrel. “We have all committed municipal violations,” Oliver began. “And if you’ve never gotten a ticket for one, congratulations on not getting caught.” Indeed, everyone in America has had to pay one of these small fines at some point in their lives. But while this

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    John Oliver’s NCAA Tournament Takedown Was Awesome! (Video)

    It’s not exactly breaking news that the NCAA exploits its athletes. But with the March Madness college basket tournament starting this week, John Oliver thought it would be a good time to make the organization his next target. So he slammed the NCAA in a scathing segment on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight. “There is nothing inherently wrong with a sporting tournament making huge amounts of money,” John Oliver began on

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    John Oliver NOT Jon Stewart’s replacement. HBO renews Last Week Tonight through 2017!

    HBO has renewed Last Week Tonight With John Oliver for two more years. Sorry to anyone still holding out hope that the former Daily Show correspondent would jump ship after his contract with HBO ended later this year. The deal will call for two additional seasons, each consisting of 35 episodes, to air through 2017. Last week Jon Stewart announced that he will step down as host of The Daily

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    John Oliver ‘Last Week Tonight’ Season 2 Premiere Goes After Pharmaceutical Drug Companies Known As Big Pharma

    John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight returned with a vengeance on Sunday. And for his Season 2 premiere, the host set his sights on pharmaceutical companies, also known as Big Pharma. In a 17-minute Last Week Tonight segment, John Oliver exposed how Big Pharma cares more about selling its drugs than about how well they work. He cited one damning study that revealed nine out of 10 major pharmaceutical companies spend

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    Watch: John Oliver’s ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Gives Advice And Excuses For Avoiding New Year’s Eve Parties

    John Oliver is back with a new Last Week Tonight video, and this time he is taking aim at New Years’ Eve. More specifically, the parties we all attend to celebrate the calendar turn from December 31 to January 1. “New Year’s Eve is the worst,” John Oliver said in this online-only Last Week Tonight video. “It combines three of the least pleasant things known to mankind – forced interaction

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    John Oliver Says Student Debt Is Like STD… ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Slams For-Profit Colleges

    John Oliver was back with a vengeance on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight. Previously the host attacked the male/female wage gap, hyperbolic Internet headlines, and the Ferguson police. So who was his latest target? Colleges, especially those created for profit. John Oliver’s latest takedown began with a conversation about student debt. Oliver showed PBS footage revealing that seven out of 10 graduating students last year left college in debt, and that

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    John Oliver Literally Destroys Pinata! Video Mocks Hyperbolic Internet Headlines About ‘Last Week Tonight’ Rants

    We may sometimes go a bit overboard in our coverage of John Oliver’s rants on Last Week Tonight. After all, some of his slams were strong enough to deserve a bit of hyperbole. But Oliver has apparently had enough of Internet writers and their exaggerated headlines. So much so that he made them the target of a web exclusive video this week. John Oliver particularly took aim at Huffington Post, which

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    John Oliver Calls Out ‘Broken’ American Prison System! ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Includes Puppets To Discuss Drug Laws And More

    How do you make Americans care about the country’s terrible prison system? If you’re John Oliver, you use adorable puppets, of course. John Oliver tackled this issue on Sunday’s episode of Last Week Tonight. The former Daily Show correspondent began by noting just how crowded America’s prisons are. Much of this jail population growth has occurred over the last four decades, as the country now has eight times as many

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    John Oliver Reads Warren G. Harding Love Letters! Watch Video Of ‘Last Week Tonight’ Host Mocking Former President’s ‘Smutty F–k Notes’ To Mistress Carrie Fulton Phillips

    What exactly did Warren G. Harding do during his stint as United States president? No one really knows. But newly-released love letters revealed that his personal life was a lot more interesting than his politics. Naturally, this was the perfect topic of conversation for John Oliver’s latest episode of Last Week Tonight. Warren G. Harding sent these love letters to his mistress, Carrie Fulton Phillips, who was also his neighbor’s

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    John Oliver Doctor Oz Takedown Amazing! ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Slams Supplement Industry With Help From George R.R. Martin And Steve Buscemi

    First, John Oliver set his sights on FIFA. Now, the Last Week Tonight host has slammed Dr. Mehmet Oz, with a little help from his friends George R.R. Martin and Steve Buscemi. Last week, Capitol Hill Senators grilled the host for some of the weight loss products he has promoted on his talk show. Members of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Insurance particularly took issue with his

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    John Oliver, Stephen Hawking Interview Hilarious! ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Shows Scientist’s Sense Of Humor

    John Oliver’s sitdown with Stephen Hawking may been one of the host’s funniest interviews to date. But surprisingly, it was the scientist who provided most of the zingers. Stephen Hawking was a guest on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, where he was part of the series “People Who Think Good.” Of course, the discussion centered on serious topics, like imaginary time and artificial intelligence, the latter of which Hawking thinks could

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    John Oliver FIFA Rant Amazing! Watch HBO Video Of ‘Last Week Tonight’ Host Slamming Soccer’s Governing Body Before 2014 World Cup

    The 2014 World Cup, which starts this week in Brazil, has shed a light on the horrific practices of FIFA, the governing body of international soccer. But for those of you who don’t follow soccer closely enough to know exactly what goes on behind the scenes, John Oliver has you covered. Oliver went on a hilarious rant during his HBO show, Last Week Tonight, that emphasized how FIFA is one

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