PROTEST FCC CHANGES TO NET NEUTRALITY Finally, John Oliver's direct link to the FCC comment page on the agency's net neutrality changes is up and running again. To get there, go to this URL, click on the word, “express” at...
John Oliver loves to antagonize people like Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin on his HBO news show Last Week Tonight, but a man in Russia recently got in trouble with the government for posting a clip from the show on social media, and it supposedly had nothing to do with Oliver saying something about Putin. Show More Summary
A Russian court ruled that the presence of ISIS symbols in a John Oliver clip made it "extremist."
The Arrow season 5 finale cliffhanger left the fate of every major character but Oliver Queen up for grabs. While it is unlikely that Arrow has killed off everyone from Thea Queen to Dinah Drake, the possibility is there. One death that happened before the cliffhanger has been confirmed however. Show More Summary
A Russian activist has been fined 1,500 rubles ($27) after being found guilty of “spreading extremist materials.” His crime: sharing a clip of Last Week Tonight With John Oliver on a Russian social media site. Related: Russian Court Bans Putin-Critic Alexei Navalny From Standing for President...
HBO’s John Oliver took on the dialysis industry a couple of weeks ago, highlighting a pair of companies that have a near-monopoly on keeping your kidney functions going. Between them, these two businesses ? one based in Colorado and one in Germany ? control 70 percent of all the dialysis centers in the U.S. Show More Summary
John Constantine has a lead on the missing journal, but has Misabel created a false trail? DC's The Hellblazer #10 by Simon Oliver & Davide Fabbri. The post The Hellblazer #10 appeared first on CBR.
That's one of the four questions John Oliver asked Sunday night on his HBO show, Last Week Tonight. Time Goes By does not usually publish on Tuesday but I'm posting this video today instead of next Saturday because there will...
A couple of weeks ago, John Oliver asked viewers to express their concerns about net neutrality on the FCC's website. Shady antics ensued and the FCC claimed its official website fell victim to a DDoS attack. Activists, senators and security experts have demanded to see the logs, but the FCC has decided they can't show anyone because of "privacy" concerns. More »
John Oliver’s show is many things, but one thing that it generally isn’t is well-named: it usually takes on a single big issue and looks at that issue as a whole, meaning that the remit of the title — Last Week Tonight — is rarely followed. Oliver acknowledged this during his intro to yesterday’s show, joking that […]
John Oliver usually tackles a bigger window of time than just the last week on Last Week Tonight, but this past week was too crazy! First, it was revealed Donald Trump spilled top secret info to the Russians — because he was bragging. Then THAT scandal was replaced by James Comey's memo reporting the POTUS actually [...]
I literally watched this episode three times. The first time blew me away with the flood of the recollection of the stunning events. The second time was to reassure myself I'm not going completely nuts, but by the third viewing, I started...Show More Summary
John Oliver would like to welcome you to another week of the Trump administration by reminding you just what the last one was like. The past seven days have been so crazy, Oliver explained on Sunday night, that his show Last Week Tonight...Show More Summary
“I don’t know about you," says Oliver, "but this week has drained me."
The constant barrage of breaking news about President Donald Trump's administration this past week motivated HBO's "Last Week Tonight" on Sunday to bring back its look at the scandals surrounding Trump and his staff, which the show has...Show More Summary
We've made tons of (mostly bad) jokes in recent days that political news has been breaking at an absurd and fairly regular pace, mostly with reference to the investigation into the Trump team's dealings with Russia. That's why John Oliver...Show More Summary
John Oliver turned the full force of his comedic firehouse on the Trump administration last night, setting aside a planned segment on the TSA to focus instead on what he's calling "Stupid Watergate," a "scandal with all the potential...Show More Summary
On HBO's weekly news show, Oliver broke down last week's numerous White House reports.
Due to the many recent events that have been flooding the news, the “Last Week Tonight” host threw out a story about the TSA to talk about what he calls “Stupid Watergate.”