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John Oliver Mocks Warner Bros. Discovery’s New Logo, Slogan

John Oliver took yet another jab at his new corporate bosses on Sunday’s episode of Last Week Tonight. In his opening segment, Oliver addressed the United Kingdom’s plans to fully reopen…

John Oliver Fools Local Broadcast News Programs Into Promoting “Ridiculous” Fake Product

On Sunday’s Last Week TonightJohn Oliver focused his main segment on the amount of sponsored content creeping into local news broadcasts under the guise of news. And at the end of his…

John Oliver Takes a Jab at New Bosses Following Announcement of WarnerMedia-Discovery Merger

John Oliver has never shied away from biting the hand that feeds him. Over the years, the Last Week Tonight host has taken several shots at HBO parent company AT&T, which he condescendingly…

John Oliver Enlists Leslie Jones, Uzo Aduba, Craig Robinson for Black Hair PSA

John Oliver had a message for his fellow white people about Black hair discrimination on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, but as the HBO host himself acknowledged, the message wasn’t exactly his…

John Oliver Debunks Anti-Vax Myths on ‘Last Week Tonight’

The HBO late night host also drew mixed reactions on Twitter over a joke referencing John F. Kennedy's assassination.

John Oliver on Prince Philip: “It’s Difficult When a 99-Year-Old With Such a Checkered Moral History Leaves Us”

The HBO host pointed out that it seemed to him people were trying to not speak ill of the dead at first, but that faded away when some were too complimentary of the late prince.

John Oliver Slams Joe Biden for Delay in Raising Cap on Refugee Admissions: “Pick Up a F***ing Pen and Do the Right Thing”

"Props to Jen Psaki there, only a few months into the job and she's already waiving away concerns about stranded refugees with the ease of a Spirit Airlines gate agent letting you know your flight's…

John Cena Jokes About the Difficulty of Sharing a Birthday With John Oliver

"Do you know what it is like living in someone's shadow?" asked the wrestler-actor.

Meghan McCain Apologizes for Past “China Virus” Remarks

"There is no doubt Donald Trump’s racist rhetoric fueled many of these attacks and I apologize for any past comments that aided that agenda," 'The View' co-host said.

John Oliver on Atlanta Shootings: “Anti-Asian Racism Has Long Been a Fact of American Life”

The 'Last Week Tonight' host takes issue with President Biden calling the shootings "un-American": "Not only are attacks against Asians very much American, so is denying that they're racist."

John Oliver Talks Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Interview: “I Didn’t Find Any of It Surprising”

The 'Last Week Tonight' host spoke with Jimmy Fallon after his 2018 remarks about Markle's marriage into the royal family went viral in the wake of the couple's blockbuster CBS interview.

John Oliver Rips Tucker Carlson’s Fox Show Over Using “White Supremacist Talking Points”

The segment was hardly the first time the comic used 'Last Week Tonight' to skewer the Fox News personality, but his condemnation reached a new level.