Death Investigations: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

America’s system for conducting death investigations is a mess. John Oliver explains why we should all be a little more concerned about fixing it.
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  • Dr. Harlon at that moment (inside his own head): "If you don't shut your mouth boy, I'mma eat your spleen too..." Goddamn, that was more chilling than Hannibal - and the guy is real and at large. The US is one seriously fucked up place...

    TheStigmaTheStigmaPřed 3 hodinami
  • 2:14 "dick in a box" assuming gender, transphobia, santaphobia, hate speech?

    manwiththestarmanwiththestarPřed 12 hodinami
  • Coroners make anywhere from 48k and 72k... might need to rethink my career choices.

    MinitaurMinitaurPřed 22 hodinami
  • *whispers* Caitlin Doughty

    Carter RendonCarter RendonPřed 23 hodinami
  • no one has that any more

    Marik IshtarMarik IshtarPřed 23 hodinami
  • Surgeon General should make decisions. Mediacal doctors give opinion so if that's all I'm getting I need it from Chief Executive official.

    henry turnerhenry turnerPřed dnem
  • Really? Is that all true? I really can't believe it.

    x1101126x1101126Před dnem
  • Hey can I get an email id to contact your show? I don't want to write what I want to write over here or on Facebook or Twitter.

    maithili poklemaithili poklePřed dnem
  • $3.75 per capita is $1,227,000,000 dollars...

    Adam KidwellAdam KidwellPřed dnem
  • By definition, a degree from USC must be worth something (in fact, it must be worth quite a lot). If that were not the case, people would not have paid so much to try to get it through illegal means.

    drmadjdsadjadidrmadjdsadjadiPřed 2 dny
  • 9 months for a death certificate in LA county 🤯

    Caroline WCaroline WPřed 2 dny
  • Taxes are for businesses to pay the “easy to not be part of life, when you’re not a business

    StoreWTFStoreWTFPřed 2 dny
  • If you want to know the meaning of horrific death investigations, look up Japanese Unit 731.

    josh656josh656Před 2 dny
  • lol USC got fleeced 😂😂😂

    Ali ElaminAli ElaminPřed 2 dny
  • Only in america...

    nillernillerPřed 2 dny
  • My dad died 7 months ago and I never realized how much we needed his death certificate. Anything that pertained to my dad, we had to whip out his death certificate. Utilities, mortgage, car insurance, cellphone, life insurance, pension, social security... the faster you get it, the sooner everything runs smoother for an easier grieving process. I couldnt imagine waiting 6 months for a death certificate. :(

    Nicole BushNicole BushPřed 3 dny
  • I was almost a Samurai, almost a Pirate and almost a Ninja all at the same time! I could have settled a LOT of bets.

    InformationIsTheEdgeInformationIsTheEdgePřed 3 dny
  • Glenn Close AND Tracy Morgan in the same episode! John Oliver is coming up in the world!

    InformationIsTheEdgeInformationIsTheEdgePřed 3 dny
  • Listening to some that are SO far left and about to fall over. Its not different then those that ONLY listen to Fox. You watched for over 2 years about pres Trump and RUSSIA.. then oops ALL of that was lie. John here we can play past clips and find he out right LIED..and its OK! Now.. we have impeach... ok great.. if Trump did something GET HIM! But what crime?.. you know what trump is covering up.... ok covering up what? You know.. hes covering up pffft We listen to a DEM for two years had PROOF TRUMP AND RUSSIA. DEM's.. out right lied and.. its OK! Wait till Trump wins 2020.. IMPEACH PART 2. Am I the only one that LISTENED to what the DEMS were going to do if they won the house? They've done nothing and its OK! We hear a leading DEM say "he should be in prison".. great.. for what? Here you are making sure that COP JUDGE looks at YOU as innocent 1st. Yet Pres Trump.. we dont. We find Obama year ago said "Americas dream is to be like Trump"..strange how that never got talked about much haha

    Danny Big DDanny Big DPřed 3 dny
  • This makes me sick. I am from Kansas City, MO and I even almost went to the same college as that moron. I have had relatives and friends that have died there. I cannot believe they allow these conditions.

    CallthemonsterCallthemonsterPřed 3 dny
  • What 3rd world nation was this from?

    Anssi_IlariAnssi_IlariPřed 3 dny
  • 14:27 That lady has an ass for days.

    Brotherhood of SteelBrotherhood of SteelPřed 4 dny
  • 2020 technology shall regress to the technology if 2010, except for the ability to send interviews back in time to Last Week Tonight

    Cathryn PetrykCathryn PetrykPřed 4 dny
  • Ducky!!! Wassup man.

    DDPřed 5 dny
  • Most county funds, (75%) go to government workers, worthless lazy government workers.

    Vincent CicconeVincent CicconePřed 5 dny
  • I am in the wrong line of work. I can make more in something completely unrelated to my job and get a good job doing something I am totally unqualified for. It's like a bankrupt casino owner thinking he can be president.

    Caroline MorrisCaroline MorrisPřed 6 dny
  • I need a judge to say who's to say if they did it or not🙄

    casey clarkcasey clarkPřed 6 dny
  • OMG, this is scary.

    Anita LearyAnita LearyPřed 6 dny
  • "Look to your left, and look to your right, those people can be, and ARE, coroners in Arkansas." So a lamp and a bookbag, the world is a strange one.

    EveryThingGirl238EveryThingGirl238Před 7 dny
    • They're as, if not more, eligible as real people.

      Some OneSome OnePřed dnem
  • My grandmother died 5 weeks ago and we are still waiting on the death certificate. America

    A SerrA SerrPřed 7 dny
  • Every time I watch this show, it makes me Crack up while simultaneously pissing me off at the stupidity of the human race... LOL

    Lisa HartLisa HartPřed 7 dny
  • A Conservatives, by definition, loves their country. They want to preserve the political, economic and cultural systems that make it what it is. Leftists, by definition, hate their country. They hate the governmental, economic and cultural systems that make it what it is. Leftists are like someone saying they love a person whose appearance, habits and personality they dislike. It makes literally no sense. Oliver looks at a few abuses and excoriates an entire system- one which works well far more than the isolated exceptions he chose to appeal, well, to idiots like you incapable of research or logic. It's the one thing he knows how to do to ve funny. What Oliver knows, being of British birth, is that coroners go back a very long way. What he also knows, being an intelligent if profoundly dishonest man, is that entrenched systems usually are workable if only because they've been in place serving a necesary function a very long time. People simply wouldn't put up with incompetence here past viability

    Natnael DemilNatnael DemilPřed 7 dny
  • Today I learned that my cat on my left, and my cat on my right, are in fact coroners

    Jason ReedJason ReedPřed 8 dny
  • Is there something in America that isn't fucked?

    FireOccatorFireOccatorPřed 8 dny
  • This is the real face of american CSI. No fancy ME labs and evidence labs. The various CSI series probably have more money to through around, than the real ME and evidence labs in the USA.

    Tanja Van AbelTanja Van AbelPřed 8 dny
  • 8:25 more examples of terrorist police slop polluting the world ....

    Victoria VictoriaVictoria VictoriaPřed 8 dny
  • Man I liked forever. Too bad it got canned but atleast it had an ending

    Tenshi NoAkumaTenshi NoAkumaPřed 8 dny
  • John, can you do an episode about new california free health care for the illegals? How do you spin this far left action?

    Ying DYing DPřed 8 dny
  • The funding mentioned at the end of the video works out to roughly $375-$400 per *dead* person per year. Seems like a pretty reasonable amount of funding?

    Matthew TrevettMatthew TrevettPřed 8 dny
  • Anyone else hear hairdresser and think Sweeney

    Ted DernekxisTed DernekxisPřed 8 dny
  • Anyone else hear hairdresser and think Sweeney

    Ted DernekxisTed DernekxisPřed 8 dny
  • Well, O.J. Simpson investigation was botched, exactly because of this problem to be honest...

    Jan SitkowskiJan SitkowskiPřed 8 dny
  • To be honest, I don't care, because I'm cynical, and I say if my body won't rise from the dead and kill the man, it means I don't care. Also I don't care because I don't live in USA. So good luck, USA'ians...

    Jan SitkowskiJan SitkowskiPřed 8 dny
  • I did not expect Tracy Morgan to appear

    Zabeer FaridZabeer FaridPřed 9 dny
  • Cliff Steele Robotman voice: THE FUCK?! *It's all in your head...all in your head...*

    AFox739AFox739Před 9 dny
  • Oh hi.

    Z TZ TPřed 9 dny
  • 🤢🤢🤢

    vanessa perezvanessa perezPřed 9 dny
  • On my left is a bush and my right is a dog

    S HHS HHPřed 10 dny
    • Arkansas Coroners

      Youtube UniversityYoutube UniversityPřed 6 dny
  • You're nobody till some body kills you.

    George CostaricaGeorge CostaricaPřed 10 dny
  • to be fair, 3.75 doesn't sound like a lot individually but 1 billion can give lawmakers sticker shock

    Austin AndersonAustin AndersonPřed 10 dny
  • How is the US still a thing?

    Finn JoeyFinn JoeyPřed 10 dny
  • The US is as fucked up as all those countries we think we're better than.

    Dolph YounginDolph YounginPřed 10 dny
  • ha

    Sunny LingSunny LingPřed 10 dny
  • I wonder how it compares with other developed countries.

    Petitio PrincipiiPetitio PrincipiiPřed 10 dny
  • America, why does your solution to "how to we find specialists" always seem to be "elect them"? Between judges, sheriffs, and coroners I'm really quite worried about you.

    TrueMetisTrueMetisPřed 10 dny
  • The USA, the 1st world developing country.

    Patrick Baker-EvensPatrick Baker-EvensPřed 10 dny
  • This is why professional criminals prefer to not leave bodies behind for death investigators and forensic autopsies

    rejvaikrejvaikPřed 10 dny
  • Coroners are needed when the state needs to cover up a death or two or a few. I mean some high ranking politicians have come from Arkansas who have shady death trails behind them.

    iNvRGiNvRGPřed 10 dny
  • 2 spoopy!!

    Random Lesbian On the Internet YeetRandom Lesbian On the Internet YeetPřed 10 dny
  • sorry man, you should have used Michael C. Hall for that last bit... just sayin'

    JCDJCDPřed 11 dny
  • Just wait until someone you love dies and you want answers. The process will crush your soul.

    Heather WadeHeather WadePřed 11 dny
  • Is there any - ANY job that the US government doesn't delegate to the private sector without quality-requirements?

    Viktor EngelmannViktor EngelmannPřed 11 dny
  • Here is a fun thing that happend This past may i was accepting votes in the eu elections when someone showed up with both their and their parents voting card stating that their parent had died and this should not have received a voting card for this election Turned out this was a standing problem since they died in the us during early 2000 and there was still no official death certificates the electoral authority still cannot count the as dead and strike them from the voter roll Since the voting age is 18 people born in May of 2001 had the right to vote in this election people who died before some voters were even born still can be used to commit voter fraud in Europe because the us administration is so massively inefficient

    happyswedmehappyswedmePřed 12 dny
  • " please write down whatever is killing you on a Post-It note." That's a law in lovecraftian literature.

    Bryce AdamsBryce AdamsPřed 12 dny
  • Thank you for depressing me, John. I had buried my feelings about FOREVER long ago.

    JamesCPotter13JamesCPotter13Před 12 dny
  • I just knew the moment you said they were outsourcing to private contractors that this was gonna get a whole lot worse. This shit is definitely not helping your ratio of solved to unsolved cases.

    ArachCobraArachCobraPřed 12 dny
  • Dear Mr. Grant, two words...Mungo Jerry.

    Chris HonardChris HonardPřed 12 dny
  • Once again how is that possible, coroners not medically qualified, goes with house inspectors in SC not certified? Why is the United States not united!!!!!!

    Stephen HodgeStephen HodgePřed 12 dny
  • Anyone ever added up the amount of money it would take to solve all the problems John brings up? Very curious to see the actual figure

    zerolosizerolosiPřed 12 dny
  • Hey John Oliver. Why don't you talk about the homelessness in california. Oh! I forgot!. It's a democrat state.

    Wilmer HenaoWilmer HenaoPřed 12 dny
    • The format of the show is such that they tackle one topic at a time. Maybe he will talk about your subject who’s to say? I mean “yes, he didnt talk about all the possible subjects in the world yet?”

      Srirra ChaSrirra ChaPřed 12 dny
  • I love the Marlon Bindi reference...I'm mentally clinging to it, while trying not to cry about all the other things he talked about, like the poor man burned in the car, and the medical examiner just like 🤷‍♂️

    Mel The MomMel The MomPřed 13 dny
  • Forever was a good show, damn it!!!

    Scott JewettScott JewettPřed 13 dny
  • America is not a civilised country 😡

    DesertDaisy MarieDesertDaisy MariePřed 13 dny
  • tree fiddy and 25 cents

    fishballchikuwafishballchikuwaPřed 13 dny
  • I thought I had a strong stomach for this stuff but even with all the jokes it took me 3 WEEKS to finish this episode. Jon Oliver some topics are too heavy for the argument that this is a comedy show to be valid lol

    ACoolDragonACoolDragonPřed 13 dny
  • I miss the show Forever :’(

    KayleighKayleighPřed 13 dny
  • Squirt is the best!

    Bryant MooreBryant MoorePřed 13 dny
  • Seeing so many U.S. citizens in the comments angrily responding to non US citizens when the latter point out how problematic things in US seem to be,is the very reason why this,and every other country in this world,is going to CONTINUE to be run by assholes,incompetents and greedy people,and progress will come slowly and at great cost. Instead of throwing the good,ol' ''well,your country sucks too,so...'' bullshit rant,maybe try and focus on becoming a BETTER country? Crazy idea,right? But I guess you'd be content on living in hell on earth,as long as everyone else lived the same way,too. Exactly how far removed are you from middle ages simpletons and peasants? Think about it.

    Bald ArrowBald ArrowPřed 14 dny
  • “New Orleans coroner his name is frank minyard fuck with me wrong you’ll be waking up in his yard”- Run this town remix Lil Wayne.

    VangundyVangundyPřed 14 dny
  • So he's just one dangling light bulb... OVER HIS DEAD BODY

    Richard BastuckRichard BastuckPřed 14 dny
  • Robot examiners on the way! 🤖

    Mike FincherMike FincherPřed 14 dny
  • Does the 'gift horse in the mouth' expression really apply in this case? 🤔

    Karthik RajendranKarthik RajendranPřed 14 dny
  • Forever was a great show, too bad it was a badly copied plot.

    Simone ScuderiSimone ScuderiPřed 14 dny
  • The private, profit-oriented US prison industry is apparently leaving large profit margins on the sidelines. I need to set up a shell company in Delaware quickly and skim off big profits. See you, MAGAs ;)

    feito_de_poeira_estelar_original_[TM]feito_de_poeira_estelar_original_[TM]Před 14 dny

    Acrii NightstalkerAcrii NightstalkerPřed 14 dny
  • This really makes me think about Sandra Bland.

    heywannaexoheywannaexoPřed 14 dny
  • Saying no word in an interview:

    Amin Negm-AwadAmin Negm-AwadPřed 15 dny
  • Happy to say my coroner is a primary care physician, so she is legit. Whew!

    TinyMessyKitchenTinyMessyKitchenPřed 15 dny
  • I love him really - greetings from Germany :-)

    TreueApostelTreueApostelPřed 15 dny
  • wow, this is actually SUCH a big deal, this is not okay. It’s disguisting and we need to take it very seriously. The fact that there was an uncovered and unrefrigerated body in the corner that there was no big deal about. These are people’s bodies for fuck sake! We have to have proper doctors, facilities, and autopsies.

    Savanna VioletsSavanna VioletsPřed 15 dny
  • Only tree fiddy!

    Varga Olivér - IparbűvészVarga Olivér - IparbűvészPřed 15 dny
  • I thought medical examiners were doctors ???

    hefeelslikeivanhefeelslikeivanPřed 15 dny
    • They are by definition, coroner's are elected and require no medical training

      Robert RichardsonRobert RichardsonPřed 12 dny
  • What the fuck America?!? So ugly Johny English is telling us that in the USA the murderer can be also the coroner of the deceased OR you can end up in Jeffrey Dahmer Jr.s hobby shed???

    Hans KHans KPřed 15 dny
  • Dog ate his homework too

    t brownt brownPřed 15 dny
  • We are the prophets of prime time Our oracles are tv guides We need the right time and channel Cause we are dying to see who survives New trends in substance abuse? Who would have guessed that drug abusers are innovators seeking to exand an activity i had myself considered sufficiently effective How about the violations of the rules which describe which bodies may be resold A home buisness which buys bodies and sells the valuable parts to medical schools was fined for using bodies of people who died of some disease

    t brownt brownPřed 15 dny
  • That was most times I’ve ever heard John’s audience - or any audience - groan.

    LaurenceLaurencePřed 15 dny
  • Forever was such a good show; I would do anything to get a Season 2

    Andy LuoAndy LuoPřed 15 dny
    • You can watch Harrow tv series..same actor,same job

      VeritasVirtus LibertasVeritasVirtus LibertasPřed 10 dny
    • yes me too 😫

      Tenshiko374Tenshiko374Před 12 dny
  • Awww Squirt is one of my favorite sodas! Though I wouldn't ever drink 40 ounces of it at once >

    Matt ClarkMatt ClarkPřed 15 dny
  • When the guy was asked about his dog eating organs he almost smiles. Dudes a psycho.

    Niko BellicNiko BellicPřed 15 dny
  • shawn parcells is a piece of shi*

    Dusty TrailsDusty TrailsPřed 15 dny
Death Investigations: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)