Sarah Silverman helps "Last Week Tonight" stake America's financial vampires
Oliver says media's blurred lines between advertising and news threaten journalistic integrity
America's nuclear program is filled with drunks and morons
Both drama series get a promising bump in the middle of their runs
"Our drug laws are a little draconian, and a lot racist"
Warren G. Harding, America's 29th president, called his penis "Jerry"
In case you forgot, he's British
"Last Week Tonight" host was also challenged to a debate by Scott Lively, head of Abiding Truth Ministries, who took exception to a recent segment...
In a prescient piece, Oliver takes on the idea of corporate personhood
"Last Week Tonight" dives deep into LGBT rights on Sunday night
HBO's "Last Week Tonight" goes way deep on medical fraud
The "Last Week Tonight" host also drops some truth bombs on mariachi music and that horrible plastic instrument known as the recorder
"Last Week Tonight" host speaks passionately about the World Cup, to the enthusiastic excitement of exactly one audience member
He loves soccer, but not the lawless organization that controls the sport's most prestigious tournament
Comedian vs. triage nurse...
"Thrones" returns after a week off
Oliver: "They should call it 'Preventing Cable Company F-ckery,' because it might actually compel people to do something"
Many tune in to see a breakup, a kiss, and a betrayal
Auto manufacturer banned 69 "judgment words" about its cars -- including "dangerous," and "crippling"
"Silicon Valley" and "Last Week Tonight" take minor hits
Cable news' mascot for global warming science appeared on HBO's "Last Week Tonight" for some real catharsis
HBO's fantasy drama nabs 7.2 million viewers on Sunday, while John Oliver climbs from debut
"The main purpose of the evening seems to be providing photos of glamorous celebrities completely unaware of who they're standing next to"
"Last Week Tonight With John Oliver" draws 1.1 million viewers with debut
Oliver could lighten up and perfect his aim, but "Last Week" has a lot that works
Oliver stops in at "Daily Show" ahead of his "Last Week Tonight" debut
"That is not the face that benefits from being inflated to billboard size," "Daily Show" alum admits
Network executives tell TheWrap that Colbert's replacement might not even be a talk show
He may be the smartest guy in late night -- and the data says he's the most-liked
The voiceover is writing checks that the new HBO show's schedule can't cash