Last Week Tonight Video: John Oliver Rips the Confederate Flag to Shreds
To be clear, John Oliver didn’t literally tear apart a Confederate flag during Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, but he did make it pretty clear how he feels about the ol’ Stars and Bars. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Inside Amy Schumer, Jane the Virgin, The Americans and Black Mirror Among 2015 Peabody Awards Winners
Ladies with an attitude, fellas who weren’t in the mood (for hanky panky with a swine). That little tweak on a classic Madonna lyric might be one way to describe the 74th Peabody Awards’ entertainment winners. READ MORE
Last Week Tonight Coup: John Oliver Interviews Edward Snowden
Last Week Tonight host John Oliver flies to Russia and interviews whistleblower/ leaker Edward Snowden. To paraphrase one of the show’s running gags, is this really a thing? READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Video: Last Week Tonight Reveals Stupidity of Daylight Saving Time
Daylight saving time: How is this still a thing? Last Week Tonight with John Oliver has the answer, and despite an age-old assumption, it has nothing to do with farmers — or their “stupid, stupid cows.” READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Last Week Tonight Renewed for Two More Seasons at HBO
And now, this: HBO has renewed Last Week Tonight with John Oliver for Seasons 3 and 4. READ MORE
Quotes of the Week From Empire, Vampire Diaries, Housewives and More!
Happy Day-After-Valentine’s Day!
We’re not giving you candy or roses or diamond jewelry — but rather, a collection of the best TV zingers, retorts and one-liners from the last seven days. READ MORE
Writers Guild Awards: True Detective, Louie, The Good Wife Among Winners
The 2015 Writers Guild Awards in television turned out to be Good and True. READ MORE
Video: John Oliver Lets RadioShack Have the Last Word
John Oliver is more than aware of your scoffing at RadioShack’s imminent closure.
On Sunday’s Season 2 premiere of Last Week Tonight, the comedian took a moment to speak about the struggling 94-year-old retailer READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Last Week Tonight Host John Oliver Talks Expanded Season 2, the FCC, More Salmon Cannon-esque Hijinks
It’s Tuesday morning. John Oliver‘s news satire Last Week Tonight returns Sunday (HBO, 11/10c) for its second season. But don’t ask the host what topics the premiere, which is mere days away, will cover.
As of right now, he couldn’t tell ya. READ MORE
Last Week Tonight's John Oliver Offers Brilliant New Year's Eve Survival Tips
John Oliver has a few thoughts about New Year’s Eve that just might save your life — or, at the very least, spare you from the most uncomfortable night of the year. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO