Voting by Mail: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Voting by Mail: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

With the 2020 presidential election nearing and a pandemic in full swing, John Oliver discusses why voting by mail is necessary, the fearmongering surrounding it, and why we need to start planning for November right now.

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  • Sam Desautels on June 1, 2020

    Just signed up in Massachusetts

  • L F on June 1, 2020

    tucker is such a loser šŸ˜‚

  • Petar Stoiljkovic on June 1, 2020

    Thank you for bringing up and talking about this difficult issue. There seems to be no gray area in it and it's splitting the USA in two. I for one am not afraid to admit it and I hope to inspire others to come out and use their voice as well: Dame is the most overlooked player ever and doesn't get nearly enough credit for carrying that shit team.

  • milan-hoi on June 1, 2020

    Aren't there a ton of families where the younger adults do the shopping for the rest?

  • gregory morgan on June 1, 2020

    Why would you want to vote in the first place ?

  • NOEL MOITRA on June 1, 2020

    Midnight witch!

  • Cameron Hand on June 1, 2020


  • ashcatthedude on June 1, 2020

    The right side of the isles voters still think that the COVID CRISIS is fake news. So of course they will turn out on the day of the vote. While many (maybe not all) Left voting folks believe that COVID is bad and would prefer to vote from home via mail. Right-wing media of course knows this, that is why they are gaslighting the voter fraud narrative.

  • afiq radzi on June 1, 2020

    trump knows everyone that goes out voting will be mostly idiots who doesnt care for social distancing. and guess what type of people voting for trump? stupid people.

  • SUDARSHAN RANGARAJAN on June 1, 2020

    This beef is.. s h r e d d e d ..

  • Comma Comment on June 1, 2020

    112% of all registered voters in LA agree. Republican cheaters that voted for Trump agree. I donā€™t go to the grocery store at all because we all may die if weā€™re over 70. We can only protest close to one another but voting, no. I used to like your stuff but now I know youā€™re full of it.

  • Brandon Davidson on June 1, 2020

    People are dying, losing their jobs, and oppressed by and increasingly militant government.
    If I cannot vote by mail, here in Texas, I will put on a literal hazmat suit to vote in person.

  • Errickfoxy on June 1, 2020

    A lot about this infuriates me, but I think in particular what gets me is how the "President" can just outright lie about voter fraud, to our faces, with no appreciable consequences. Stealing ballots and forging names is not a thing that happens. He might as well say mail in ballots are vulnerable to unicorn farts changing the votes by magic, it happens as often as what he's claiming.

  • Kathryn Love on June 1, 2020

    KY is allowing mailed ballots for all voters though voter ID is required

  • Sam Desautels on June 1, 2020

    Of course I know where my pencil sharpener is

  • Karl Karlos on June 1, 2020

    Wow, have Americans still not learned that Trump can't win anything without cheating and manipulating?

  • J. Blanco on June 1, 2020

    Ten seconds and the Trump bashing begins. Boring………………………..

  • Jill Hurley on June 1, 2020

    Those print out stickers are AMAZING! That just made my day. I live in a very small town, so Iā€™ve never been given an I Voted sticker.

  • JEiowan on June 1, 2020

    What if trump truly screws up the USPS by then, John…..? Help…

  • Mar Ley on June 1, 2020

    Rep Robin Vos is a flaming piece of shyt. I wish I knew where he lived so I could pelt his house daily with dog shyt. Just trying to reunite him with is family, that's all.

  • bfeldz1023 on June 1, 2020

    Joke's on you John Oliver, I keep #2 mechanical pencils available in my house at all times because I play a shit load of DnD, so I am prepared to bring a pencil to an election. Checkmate.
    DnD Nerds: 1
    Normies: 0

  • James Frank on June 1, 2020

    The states have the right to vote by mail, and many of them are following their state constitutions to ensure the elections go forward. Trump is freaking out cause he knows it will boost turnout and he loses massively if it does.

  • Jack Morgan on June 1, 2020

    I couldnā€™t even write why Iā€™m done. Fuck all this.

  • USugo on June 1, 2020

    my concern is not much about fraudulent voting, but how do you ensure your mailed vote is actually counted and not made to disappear or somehow switched? In a country with a wanna be dictator in charge, and mostly republican politicians willing to stop at nothing to rig the system, I am concerned

  • Puma concolor on June 1, 2020

    I thought that No Hemsworth would rank higher.

  • Tokki514 on June 1, 2020

    So are we just going to ignore the fact that mechanical pencils exist?

  • Himitsu on June 1, 2020

    And in this, there's also the sabotaging of the Post service by the White House. Everything fits perfectly.

  • Salubra on June 1, 2020

    Just throw Tump off the wall.

  • Gwen Molina on June 1, 2020

    I'm a graphic designer so I always have tons of useable pencils & sharpeners on hand šŸ˜

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