"I would hope that our real friend would tell me when I'm being an asshole," Oliver said. "And definitely, when I'm committing a f***ing war crime."
"Both sides are suffering heartbreaking casualties, but one side is suffering them exponentially," John Oliver said in a segment on his show "Last Week Tonight."
Joe Rogan caused controversy by saying younger people didn't need the vaccine but later walked back the comments.
The comedian spoke candidly about the "emotionally stunted group of fundamentally flawed people" Meghan Markle would be joining by marrying Prince Harry.
"Big Mouth" Season 4 is airing now on Netflix, with John Oliver, Seth Rogan and Maria Bamford among the new voice cast members joining Nick Kroll, John Mulaney and Jessi Klein.
John Oliver blew up a physical representation of the year 2020 for the finale of "Last Week Tonight".
John Oliver has slammed Donald Trump's plans to cut ties with the World Health Organization on Sunday's episode of "Last Week Tonight."
Scully's patient but curt responses led to the C-SPAN political editor earning the title on "Last Week Tonight."
"We are going to rename it the John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant," Mayor Mark Boughton cheekily announced. "Why? Because it's full of crap just like you, John."
Officials in Danbury, Connecticut, have named a sewage plant after John Oliver—but it's not the first time something unsavory has been named after the comedian, thanks to actor Russell Crowe.
The HBO late-night host took particular issue with Carlson's outburst about a "Sesame Street" educational special on race last week.
"Defunding the police absolutely does not mean that we eliminate all cops and just succumb to the purge," John Oliver explained Sunday on "Last Week Tonight."
"When a man like Donald Trump uses the word 'thugs', you know exactly what it's code for," John Oliver said on "Last Week Tonight" on Sunday.
Yes, you read that correctly: John Oliver is looking to spice up his coronavirus isolation with some rat erotica.
The late-night comedian said of the president's claim, "You are just emptying your ego down the toilet."
"He walked us through his decision and it is chilling to watch 40 seconds of his mind at work," Oliver joked.
The "Last Week Tonight" host took aim at the U.S. president.
The late-night host said the Mueller report revealed that staff refused Trump's orders, which may have ultimately saved him.
HBO host says McMahon does not care for his athletes' wellbeing.
The host led a segment that was centered around the public shaming of Monica Lewinsky, including by Leno.
Oliver took aim at White House nepotism.
"At this rate, Trump is going to wind up behind bars with Giuliani visiting him and saying, 'Don't worry, Donald, prison isn't prison,'" John Oliver joked on his "Last Week Tonight" show.
"It looks eerily real because it's depressingly plausible," Oliver said of the unused Ivanka Trump graphic.
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