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Season 1Rent or Buy
S01 E01Apr 28, 2014
India Elections 2014 Apr 28, 2014 John talks about the Indian election, Pom Wonderful and talks with the former NSA Director General Keith Alexander.
S01 E02May 5, 2014
Death Penalty May 5, 2014 John talks about the recent issues of the death penalty, François Hollande and the rising issues happening in Brunei.
S01 E03May 12, 2014
Climate Change May 12, 2014 John talks about Eurovision, Ukraine and Russia's relations and interviews Bill Nye about Climate Change.
S01 E04May 19, 2014
India Elections 2014 Update May 19, 2014 John talks about the product recall going on at General Motors, the EU Court of Justice "Right to be Forgotten" ruling and updates us on how the Indian election is going with help from Fareed Zakaria.
S01 E05Jun 2, 2014
Net Neutrality Jun 2, 2014 John talks about the rise of the far-right political parties in Europe, the Ukrainian election, Afghanistan, Net Neutrality, Australia's hard-line right-wing Prime Minister Tony Abbott and the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
S01 E06Jun 9, 2014
FIFA and the 2014 World Cup Jun 9, 2014 John talks about California Chrome and the Belmont Stakes, FIFA and the 2014 World Cup, and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
S01 E07Jun 16, 2014
Immigration Jun 16, 2014 John talks about US Immigration and interviews Professor Stephen Hawking.
Season 2Rent or Buy
S02 E01Feb 9, 2015
Marketing to Doctors Feb 9, 2015 Pharmaceutical companies spend billions of dollars marketing drugs to doctors. We have a few issues with that.RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy. We've helped them create a farewell message.Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa.
S02 E02Feb 16, 2015
Tobacco Feb 16, 2015 Thanks to tobacco industry regulations and marketing restrictions in the US, smoking rates have dropped dramatically. John Oliver explains how tobacco companies are keeping their business strong overseas.We've noticed that the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue still exists but can’t quite figure out why.
S02 E03Feb 23, 2015
Elected Judges Feb 23, 2015 The vast majority of US judges are elected, forcing many judges to pander to the electorate and accept campaign money in order to keep their jobs. This seems slightly troubling...The UK's Labour Party has painted a campaign van pink in an attempt to attract women voters. We are glad they didn't keep going with that strategy.
S02 E04Mar 2, 2015
Infrastructure Mar 2, 2015 America's crumbling infrastructure: It's not a sexy problem, but it is a scary one.
S02 E05Mar 9, 2015
U.S. Territories Mar 9, 2015 A set of Supreme Court decisions made over 100 years ago has left U.S. territories without meaningful representation. That’s weird, right?Daylight saving time doesn’t actually benefit anyone. Strangely, it’s still a thing!
S02 E06Mar 16, 2015
The NCAA Mar 16, 2015 The NCAA doesn’t pay athletes because they consider them amateurs. The NCAA considers them amateurs because they don’t get paid.
S02 E07Mar 23, 2015
Municipal Violations Mar 23, 2015 If you have money, committing a municipal violation may pose you a minor inconvenience. If you don’t, it can ruin your life.The New Hampshire legislature refused to make the red-tailed hawk the official raptor of their state...so we made it the official raptor of our show.
Season 3HBO | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Feb 15, 2016
Voting Feb 15, 2016 John talks about Scalia's love of the Letter of the Law, Chipotle's avian mascot, and how Voter ID laws should be applied to those who write them.
S03 E02Feb 22, 2016
Abortion Laws Feb 22, 2016 Abortion is theoretically legal, but some states make it practically inaccessible. And how is Hollywood whitewashing still a thing?
S03 E03Feb 29, 2016
Donald Trump Feb 29, 2016 Our main story was about Donald Trump. We can't believe we're saying that either.
S03 E04Mar 7, 2016
Special Districts Mar 7, 2016 Special districts spend more public money than all city governments combined. That's odd considering most of us don't know they exist.
S03 E05Mar 14, 2016
Encryption Mar 14, 2016 Strong encryption poses problems for law enforcement, is weakening it worth the risks it presents? It’s…complicated.
S03 E06Mar 21, 2016
Border Wall Mar 21, 2016 Donald Drumpf wants to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Is his plan feasible?
S03 E07Apr 4, 2016
Congressional Fundraising Apr 4, 2016 Lawmakers have to raise money to keep their jobs, but a surprising amount of their job now consists of raising money. John Oliver sits down with Congressman Steve Israel to discuss the costs of political spending.
Season 4HBO | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Feb 13, 2017
Trump vs. Truth Feb 13, 2017 Donald Trump spreads a lot of false information thanks to his daily consumption of morning cable news. If only we could sneak some facts into the president’s media diet.
S04 E02Feb 20, 2017
Putin Feb 20, 2017 Vladimir Putin is known as a ruthless leader and master manipulator. John Oliver enlists a group of singing dancers to explain that to Donald Trump.
S04 E03Feb 27, 2017
Obamacare Feb 27, 2017 Congressional Republicans could soon vote to repeal Obamacare. John Oliver explores why their replacement plans are similar to a thong.
S04 E04Mar 6, 2017
Dalai Lama Mar 6, 2017 Tibetan Buddhists have suffered deep persecution by the Chinese government. John Oliver sits down with the Dalai Lama to discuss China, the conditions in Tibet, and horse milk.
S04 E05Mar 13, 2017
American Health Care Act Mar 13, 2017 The Republican health care bill could leave many Americans without affordable coverage. Last Week Tonight's catheter cowboy returns to morning cable news to explain that to Donald Trump.
S04 E06Mar 20, 2017
Federal Budget Mar 20, 2017 Donald Trump's federal budget plan proposes large funding cuts with largely negative consequences. John Oliver examines the troubling priorities of the new administration.
S04 E07Apr 3, 2017
Marijuana Apr 3, 2017 Under federal law, even legal marijuana is illegal. John Oliver explains why conflicting drug laws pose serious problems.
Season 5HBO | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Feb 19, 2018
Trump vs. The World Feb 19, 2018 America's reputation is being damaged by its own president. John Oliver, several dinosaurs, and the NYC Gay Men's Chorus remind the world that our country is...complicated.
S05 E02Feb 26, 2018
Italian Election Feb 26, 2018 Italy is in the throes of a turbulent race to elect a new prime minister. John Oliver discusses the colorful contenders and introduces an equally ridiculous candidate.
S05 E03Mar 5, 2018
NRA TV Mar 5, 2018 The NRA's streaming lifestyle network aims to boost gun sales, often by using an ominous tone that would make just about anything sound terrifying...including muffins.
S05 E04Mar 12, 2018
Cryptocurrencies Mar 12, 2018 Digital currencies are generating a lot of excitement. John Oliver enlists Keegan-Michael Key to get potential investors equally excited about the concept of caution.
S05 E05Mar 19, 2018
Mike Pence Mar 19, 2018 John Oliver can't help but say nice things about the Vice President's rabbit, Marlon Bundo. Last Week Tonight even wrote a children's book about him.
S05 E06Apr 2, 2018
Immigration Courts Apr 2, 2018 America’s dysfunctional immigration court system forces many children to appear in court alone. That’s as ridiculous in real life as it would be on a courtroom television show.
S05 E07Apr 9, 2018
Crisis Pregnancy Centers Apr 9, 2018 Crisis pregnancy centers deceptively steer woman away from abortion. They can be started way too easily by religious groups like, for instance, a late night talk show’s megachurch.