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‘F**king Furious’ John Oliver Rips Right-Wing Media Over Coronavirus Lies

John Oliver’s just about had it with right-wing media figures ― including radio host Rush Limbaugh, Fox News personalities and TV preachers ― for spreading conspiracy theories about the coronavirus pandemic. The host of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” said he’s “fucking furious” about it, especially since many of those figures have the ear of President Donald Trump. […]

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‘Make Him An Angel’: John Prine’s Death Is A Punch In The Gut For Music Fans

Music lovers are paying tribute to beloved American singer-songwriter John Prine, who died Tuesday of complications from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Prine, who influenced generations of musicians, was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame last year.  In January, he was honored with a lifetime achievement Grammy, with fellow music legend Bonnie […]

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John Oliver Shreds ‘Alt-Right Pinocchio’ Jared Kushner Over Coronavirus Failure

John Oliver tore into Jared Kushner, son-in-law of and adviser to President Donald Trump, on Sunday night over his failures during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  A central figure in the administration’s response to the pandemic, Kushner is in charge of getting emergency supplies to the cities and states that need them most. But the host of “Last Week […]

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John Oliver Unloads On Right Wing Media’s ‘F**king Death Cult’ Over Coronavirus

John Oliver called out right-wing politicians and media figures who in recent days have pushed to reopen businesses, even if that means older Americans have to die due to the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.  “We’re being forced to confront some of the strangest, darkest implications of our national mindset in which market worship threatens to […]

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John Oliver Advises Seth Meyers On How Much To Panic Over Coronavirus

The coronavirus, which is officially known as COVID-19 and has killed thousands of people worldwide, has now reached New York City. The development stoked a conversation Tuesday between New York residents Seth Meyers and John Oliver on Meyers’s “Late Night.” (Watch the clip above.) Oliver covered the coronavirus in a segment on his own show, HBO’s “Last Week Tonight,” so […]