Advertisement
Dublin: 16 °C Monday 3 October, 2022

#John Oliver

# john-oliver - Friday 28 May, 2021

Sofa Watch: Irish Olympic hopefuls join Ryan as the Late Late wraps up for the summer
# Sofa Watch
From TheJournal.ie
# Sofa Watch

Sofa Watch: Irish Olympic hopefuls join Ryan as the Late Late wraps up for the summer

May 28th 2021, 5:01 PM 7,179 Views 8 Comments

All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options.

# john-oliver - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

This John Oliver segment on local news stations celebrating St Patrick's Day is both hilarious and painful
# John Oliver
# John Oliver

This John Oliver segment on local news stations celebrating St Patrick's Day is both hilarious and painful

Mar 21st 2018, 1:30 PM 6,334 Views 2 Comments

It features bad accents and bad dancing.

# john-oliver - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

John Oliver publicly confronted Dustin Hoffman about his response to sexual harassment allegations
# I Don't Love That Response
# I Don't Love That Response

John Oliver publicly confronted Dustin Hoffman about his response to sexual harassment allegations

Dec 6th 2017, 7:52 AM 6,494 Views 4 Comments

A six minute video excerpt has been published.

# john-oliver - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

John Oliver grilled Dustin Hoffman over sexual misconduct claims
# Dustin Hoffman
From TheJournal.ie
# Dustin Hoffman

John Oliver grilled Dustin Hoffman over sexual misconduct claims

Dec 5th 2017, 8:30 PM 32,156 Views 58 Comments

Hoffman maintained that he did nothing wrong.

# john-oliver - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Beyoncé will play Nala in Disney's new live-action remake of The Lion King
# Circle Of Life
# Circle Of Life

Beyoncé will play Nala in Disney's new live-action remake of The Lion King

Nov 2nd 2017, 8:04 AM 13,667 Views 22 Comments

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ZABEN-YAAAAAA!

# john-oliver - Sunday 14 May, 2017

A US regulator's website crashed after John Oliver posted a video about it
# Go Fcc Yourself
From TheJournal.ie
# Go Fcc Yourself

A US regulator's website crashed after John Oliver posted a video about it

May 14th 2017, 7:00 PM 21,405 Views 20 Comments

John Oliver’s show Last Week Tonight goes on air after a week of controversy – good controversy, though.

# john-oliver - Monday 29 February, 2016

John Oliver tore into Donald Trump last night
# Donald Drumpf
From TheJournal.ie
# Donald Drumpf

John Oliver tore into Donald Trump last night

Feb 29th 2016, 11:51 AM 34,823 Views 41 Comments

“He doesn’t care about what the truth is.”

# john-oliver - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Remember when someone threw a dildo at a politician's head? John Oliver's response is glorious
# Dildo Baggins
From TheJournal.ie
# Dildo Baggins

Remember when someone threw a dildo at a politician's head? John Oliver's response is glorious

Feb 16th 2016, 3:48 PM 26,961 Views 21 Comments

The comedian has taken the bait and ran.

# john-oliver - Monday 31 August, 2015

Farmers from Cork invented Irish dancing to kill mice*
# Historical Lies
From TheJournal.ie
# Historical Lies

Farmers from Cork invented Irish dancing to kill mice*

Aug 31st 2015, 2:24 PM 19,967 Views 35 Comments

*According to a new John Oliver book.

# john-oliver - Monday 24 August, 2015

John Oliver's fake church inundated with thousands of donations
# Perpetual Exemption
From TheJournal.ie
# Perpetual Exemption

John Oliver's fake church inundated with thousands of donations

Aug 24th 2015, 9:46 PM 30,261 Views 73 Comments

Last Week Tonight has been shining a light on televangelism.

# john-oliver - Monday 10 August, 2015

John Oliver has made a sex ed video with a Breaking Bad twist
# Birds And Bees
From TheJournal.ie
# Birds And Bees

John Oliver has made a sex ed video with a Breaking Bad twist

Aug 10th 2015, 10:00 PM 21,020 Views 13 Comments

“The conversation that animals in zoos refuse to let you not have.”

# john-oliver - Monday 15 June, 2015

Here is 'comedian fool' John Oliver's brilliant response to Fifa's Jack Warner
# Running Joke
From The42
# Running Joke

Here is 'comedian fool' John Oliver's brilliant response to Fifa's Jack Warner

Jun 15th 2015, 2:45 PM 6,568 Views 5 Comments

This one could run and run, after the Last Week Tonight host made another video.

# john-oliver - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

John Oliver bought 4 minutes of Trinidadian TV ad space to get this message to Jack Warner
# Hi Jack
From The42
# Hi Jack

John Oliver bought 4 minutes of Trinidadian TV ad space to get this message to Jack Warner

Jun 10th 2015, 3:45 PM 4,694 Views 1 Comment

TV6 are raking in the cash these days.

# john-oliver - Monday 8 June, 2015

Sepp's resignation meant John Oliver had a lot of bets to fulfil, and luckily he's a man of his word
# A Bet Is A Bet
From The42
# A Bet Is A Bet

Sepp's resignation meant John Oliver had a lot of bets to fulfil, and luckily he's a man of his word

Jun 8th 2015, 6:08 PM 8,314 Views 4 Comments

Oliver has previous with Blatter and FIFA.

# john-oliver - Monday 1 June, 2015

John Oliver brilliantly discussed Ireland's same-sex marriage vote last night
# Lucky Charms
# Lucky Charms

John Oliver brilliantly discussed Ireland's same-sex marriage vote last night

Jun 1st 2015, 2:00 PM 7,142 Views 2 Comments

The Pope got a wee shout out too.

'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment
# Last Week Tonight
From TheJournal.ie
# Last Week Tonight

'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment

Jun 1st 2015, 1:23 PM 36,789 Views 79 Comments

And he doesn’t hold back on the Catholic Church.

# john-oliver - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

John Oliver explains why "April Fools' Day is to comedy as St. Patrick's Day is to Irish culture"
# No Prank Pledge
# No Prank Pledge

John Oliver explains why "April Fools' Day is to comedy as St. Patrick's Day is to Irish culture"

Mar 31st 2015, 7:36 AM 3,237 Views 1 Comment

The jokes are coming.

# john-oliver - Monday 16 March, 2015

John Oliver brilliantly tackled #YokeGate on his show last night
# Any Yokes
From TheJournal.ie
# Any Yokes

John Oliver brilliantly tackled #YokeGate on his show last night

Mar 16th 2015, 7:59 PM 30,788 Views 18 Comments

Can we all agree? From now on, whatever happens in Ireland stays in Ireland – right?

John Oliver brilliantly tackled #YokeGate on his show last night
# It's Back
# It's Back

John Oliver brilliantly tackled #YokeGate on his show last night

Mar 16th 2015, 12:32 PM 6,033 Views 2 Comments

It was bound to happen *covers eyes*

# john-oliver - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ireland's plain packaging laws got a mention on American TV over the weekend
# We're Famous
From TheJournal.ie
# We're Famous

Ireland's plain packaging laws got a mention on American TV over the weekend

Mar 10th 2015, 8:25 PM 49,952 Views 111 Comments

The tobacco companies didn’t come out looking too clever.

# john-oliver - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Politicians in the US are really starting to pay attention to what this man says. Here's why...
# John Oliver
From TheJournal.ie
# John Oliver

Politicians in the US are really starting to pay attention to what this man says. Here's why...

Mar 4th 2015, 7:01 AM 23,767 Views 23 Comments

Former Daily Show star John Oliver has made a huge impact on a number of debates, since his new show started.

# john-oliver - Monday 22 September, 2014

VIDEO: John Oliver brilliantly rips into NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell
# Astute
From The42
# Astute

VIDEO: John Oliver brilliantly rips into NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Sep 22nd 2014, 4:37 PM 3,326 Views 6 Comments

Goodell’s press conference last week was widely regarded as a train-wreck.

# john-oliver - Monday 9 June, 2014

'Think of money as pubic hair and FIFA as wax' - John Oliver gives a unique take on the World Cup
# Brazilian
From The42
# Brazilian

'Think of money as pubic hair and FIFA as wax' - John Oliver gives a unique take on the World Cup

Jun 9th 2014, 9:38 PM 8,036 Views 9 Comments

The comedian called the organisation ‘comically grotesque’.