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Season 04, Episode 01 Trump vs. Truth

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Feb 13, 2017
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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.

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Season 04, Episode 02 Putin

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Feb 20, 2017
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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.

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Season 04, Episode 03 Obamacare

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Feb 27, 2017
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Obamacare Feb 27, 2017 Congressional Republicans could soon vote to repeal Obamacare. John Oliver explores why their replacement plans are similar to a thong.

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Season 04, Episode 04 Dalai Lama

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Mar 6, 2017
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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.

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Season 04, Episode 05 American Health Care Act

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Mar 13, 2017
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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.

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Season 04, Episode 06 Federal Budget

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Mar 20, 2017
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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.

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Season 04, Episode 07 Marijuana

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Apr 3, 2017
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Marijuana Apr 3, 2017 Under federal law, even legal marijuana is illegal. John Oliver explains why conflicting drug laws pose serious problems.

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Season 04, Episode 08 Gerrymandering

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Apr 10, 2017
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Gerrymandering Apr 10, 2017 Lawmakers often reshape voting districts to shift the balance of political power. That's unfair to voters, even those of us with questionable judgment.

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Season 04, Episode 09 French Elections

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Apr 17, 2017
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French Elections Apr 17, 2017 The presidential election in France could determine the political future of Europe. John Oliver visits an excessively French bistro to deliver an urgent message to voters.

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Season 04, Episode 10 Ivanka & Jared

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Apr 24, 2017
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Ivanka & Jared Apr 24, 2017 Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner hold an incredible amount of political power. That's troubling considering their incredibly small amount of political experience.

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Season 04, Episode 11 Net Neutrality II

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May 8, 2017
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Net Neutrality II May 8, 2017 Equal access to online information is once again under serious threat. John Oliver encourages internet commenters to voice their displeasure to the FCC by visiting www.gofccyourself.com.

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Season 04, Episode 12 Dialysis

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May 15, 2017
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Dialysis May 15, 2017 For-profit dialysis companies often maximize their profits at the expense of their patients. John Oliver explores why a medical clinic is nothing like a Taco Bell.

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Season 04, Episode 13 Stupid Watergate

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May 22, 2017
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Stupid Watergate May 22, 2017 John Oliver discusses the shocking magnitude and potential impact of the latest revelations surrounding the Russia investigation.

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Season 04, Episode 14 Paris Agreement

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Jun 5, 2017
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Paris Agreement Jun 5, 2017 Donald Trump plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris agreement on climate change. That's bad news for anyone who happens to live on this planet.

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Season 04, Episode 15 Episode 15

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Jun 12, 2017
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Episode 15 Jun 12, 2017 In the wake of a divisive election, the UK will begin the process of leaving the European Union. John Oliver and an intergalactic space lord propose a plan.

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Season 04, Episode 16 Coal

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Jun 19, 2017
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Coal Jun 19, 2017 We’ve heard a lot of talk about coal miners in the last year, but what are the real issues surrounding coal? John Oliver and a giant squirrel look into it.

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Season 04, Episode 17 Vaccines

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Jun 26, 2017
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Vaccines Jun 26, 2017 The benefits of vaccines far outweigh the minuscule risks, but some parents still question their safety. John Oliver discusses why some people may still feel uncertainty about childhood vaccinations.

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Season 04, Episode 18 Sinclair Broadcast Group

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Jul 3, 2017
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Sinclair Broadcast Group Jul 3, 2017 Sinclair Broadcast Group is the largest owner of local TV stations in the country. That's alarming considering that they often inject political views into local news.

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Season 04, Episode 19 Alex Jones

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Jul 31, 2017
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Alex Jones Jul 31, 2017 Alex Jones is known for pushing conspiracy theories, but he also spends a lot of time promoting his own products. John Oliver and a “doctor” “from” M.I.T. test out his marketing strategy.

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Season 04, Episode 20 Border Patrol

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Aug 7, 2017
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Border Patrol Aug 7, 2017 Donald Trump's plan to hire more Border Patrol agents could lead to more corruption and misconduct. If only their recruitment ads were designed to attract the most suitable applicants.

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Season 04, Episode 21 North Korea

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Aug 14, 2017
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North Korea Aug 14, 2017 As nuclear tensions continue to escalate between the United States and North Korea, John Oliver enlists "Weird Al" Yankovic to perform some accordion-based diplomacy.

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Season 04, Episode 22 Nuclear Waste

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Aug 21, 2017
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Nuclear Waste Aug 21, 2017 Nuclear waste poses a serious threat to public health if it's not stored in a safe place. John Oliver explains why the United States desperately needs to build a metaphorical toilet for all that waste.

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Season 04, Episode 23 Joe Arpaio

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Sep 11, 2017
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Joe Arpaio Sep 11, 2017 Donald Trump issued his first presidential pardon to the last person who should get one. John Oliver discusses the troubling record of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio.

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Season 04, Episode 24 Corporate Consolidation

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Sep 25, 2017
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Corporate Consolidation Sep 25, 2017 Big businesses are getting even bigger thanks to a rise in corporate mergers. John Oliver explains why that could make you want to physically destroy your cable box.

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Season 04, Episode 25 Forensic Science

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Oct 2, 2017
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Forensic Science Oct 2, 2017 Forensic science used in criminal trials can be surprisingly unscientific. Maybe a new television procedural could help change the public perception.

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Season 04, Episode 26 Confederacy

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Oct 9, 2017
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Confederacy Oct 9, 2017 Confederate symbols are still celebrated despite the ugly history they symbolize. John Oliver suggests some representations of southern pride that involve less racism and more Stephen Colbert.

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Season 04, Episode 27 Equifax

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Oct 16, 2017
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Equifax Oct 16, 2017 John Oliver discusses the massive impact of the cybersecurity breach at Equifax and their massively misguided attempts to mitigate the damage.

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Season 04, Episode 28 Floods

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Oct 30, 2017
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Floods Oct 30, 2017 John Oliver explains why our federal system for financing flood recovery perpetuates a pattern of destruction and why you should never offer a tortilla chip to a seagull.

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Season 04, Episode 29 Economic Development

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Nov 6, 2017
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Economic Development Nov 6, 2017 State and local governments offer large financial incentives to attract employers to their part of the country. John Oliver explains what communities get, or often don't get, in return.

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Season 04, Episode 30 The Trump Presidency

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Nov 13, 2017
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The Trump Presidency Nov 13, 2017 One year after the presidential election, John Oliver discusses what we've learned so far and enlists our catheter cowboy to teach Donald Trump what he hasn't.

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