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

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Happy Abby Arts
Happy Abby Arts - Vor 22 Stunden
Looks to left and right. I guess Psyduck and a Shark are coroners
Dalton Gragg
Dalton Gragg - Vor Tag
“Put some respect on her spleen!”
Nice Birdman allusion Mr. Oliver.
Lenny the burger
Lenny the burger - Vor Tag
being angry at Donald trump saying things in a truck is like being angry that the popcorn doesn't taste good from the dumpster fire behind the grocery store
FO Biggles
FO Biggles - Vor Tag
Good Ol' Boys. Eeewwwwww! At least they don't talk much, or at all.
Prasanna Surange
Prasanna Surange - Vor Tag
Glenn Close killed it....
Idontknow WhoIam
Idontknow WhoIam - Vor Tag
The fuck is wrong with the USA. In Greece to become a coroner you have to finish med school and then have 3 years of "residency" on being a coroner. And then you become one, and you get paid more than doctors, who have been residents for more years (4-6 unlike coroners)
gemcitygirl05 - Vor 2 Tage
Forever was an amazing show!
Chien Yang
Chien Yang - Vor 3 Tage
"A death certificate isn't like a degree from USC. It actually means something."
MartinkaMich - Vor 3 Tage
The more I watch these, the more I realize that EVERYTHING is f@#$%
WeirdWild Weed
WeirdWild Weed - Vor 4 Tage
NRA should pay for all autopsy' in the hole country. If We believe in the blasferml of saying " trusting in God", when it is guns and killings and preachers, who makes God's seeds for sale in a greedy capitalism, that is destroying, my sweet America. .Thank you for Your enlightening & amusing show. May our Lord bless you & yours ;)
Martha H
Martha H - Vor 5 Tage
Terrifying episode. Almost unbelievable.
I was born in a third world country, and the way this is handled there is different. In natural deaths medical doctors sign the death certificate after external examination of the body and medical records, if there is indication of violence involved (homicide, suicide, car accident, poisoning, unknown origin) there is a report filed by authorities and autopsy is mandated before the family can get the body for burial or cremation. In big cities the autopsy is performed in by pathologists, and in rural areas it is performed in a section of the public cementery, by one of the medical doctors in town who works for the public hospital. Usually that responsibility is rotated or assigned to the newest one in the mandatory Social Service Year. And because it is expected from them all the MD's, they had spent at least six months from the whole career devoted to what is called Medicina Legal, learning the procedures and skills to determine how a person died.
Bella’s Mom
Bella’s Mom - Vor 5 Tage
First rule of working in a lab, no food or drink.
Ok men, forward to 14:28 and tell me that isn’t the best ass you’ve seen in your life holy shit does ANYONE know this woman’s name,?
JeevesReturns - Vor 7 Tage
I imagine that a good many felons might be more than qualified for the job. They’d know the ins and outs... and Ins again of... oh, now I’m getting nauseous, but you get the point.
koila maoh
koila maoh - Vor 8 Tage
Oh come on, its the bible belt... Low standards of education... Thats too easy of a job for you to poke fun at... do something harder..
Moral of the story. Avoid those states like the plague. If you enjoy low cost of living, its a easy place to retire in; and if you wonder why it has low cost of living...
Tucker Bowen
Tucker Bowen - Vor 8 Tage
i swear to god real life is just a motherfucking cartoon with shit writing
nogosnoqt - Vor 8 Tage
I live in Georgia and can confirm the coroner is elected. I was shocked when I first learned this. I was far more shocked when I learned that a close family member had actually been a coroner in the past, despite a complete lack of medical training. They're family, but... they really shouldn't have been doing something like that. They've portrayed it as not much more than being someone who had to declare a person dead and what was to be done. Granted, they also had to follow rules about what happened to the body, especially concerning when an autopsy must be performed. They say that they'd been hounded by families wanting the remains of a loved one returned immediately that were enraged when told that the situation required, by nature of the scenario, an autopsy. I'd like to think they did well in the position, but you can't substitute proper training...
Zach Goff
Zach Goff - Vor 8 Tage
18:31 Still better than GOT’s actual ending.
Živa Smodiš
Živa Smodiš - Vor 8 Tage
I am sorry, but how is USA such a cesspool and yet it's people continually claim that it's the best country in the world?
dusttracks - Vor 8 Tage
Yes, the subject matter is serious and often appalling, but this is one of LWT's funniest segments, along with Alex Jones and Brexit II.
"It. Will be. A Shitshow."
DAK TOE - Vor 8 Tage
Only in the south.
Starscribe - Vor 10 Tage
America, the richest country in africa.
Spencer Dickson
Spencer Dickson - Vor 10 Tage
The main take away I took from This is small town southerners are crooked and borderline retarded
Ricky Boii
Ricky Boii - Vor 10 Tage
The US is transforming into a third world country
Willy Beamish
Willy Beamish - Vor 10 Tage
Andrew Gelman
Andrew Gelman - Vor 11 Tage
anyone else notice the guy at 4:00 and 11:18 are the same, despite listing two different positions in two different states?
The Crafty Cyborg
The Crafty Cyborg - Vor 11 Tage
When my little brother died, we knew why- he died in the throes of a status grande mal seizure. But as he was on several experimental meds and his brain damage was the result of a malpractice, he had to have a full autopsy. We got his remains less than 2 weeks later, in time for the funeral, but it was *18 MONTHS* before the autopsy results were released. After hearing the woman’s story of struggling due to not getting life insurance funds in a timely fashion, I wonder if my parents also had to wait and thus pay for those massive hospital bills on their own- I’m betting they did.
Nathan Matusek
Nathan Matusek - Vor 11 Tage
"#godisgood" BURN!
sistakia33 - Vor 12 Tage
You should probably feed your dog better dog food or at least "some" dog food so he doesn't eat the organs of people like Hannibal Lecter! Next your dog will demand fava beans!
Allan Stokes
Allan Stokes - Vor 12 Tage
Disappointing economics. Life expectancy is 70+ years. We're looking at $200–$300 per capita over a normal lifetime, to investigate a small fractions of deaths. Not huge, but not insignificant, either.
Gnome de Plume
Gnome de Plume - Vor 11 Tage
Govt spends trillions on making people dead, least they could do is set a bit more aside for peeps after they dead
Allan Stokes
Allan Stokes - Vor 12 Tage
I thought he was going to say "moist" not "molest" and it would have been so much better. "Yay! Daddy brought home a new moist!"
MegumiMary - Vor 12 Tage
As a fan of the show Forever that joke is one I've made myself :p
LB2007 - Vor 12 Tage
Hugh Mungo Grant! lol The other person who should definitely publicize his middle name is former special counsel Robert Mueller
Jeff Bristow
Jeff Bristow - Vor 13 Tage
In our county the coroner is one of the local undertakers. He actually does a surprisingly good job at it.
SystemsOverSymptoms VisionWithVenture
That ending, though. Brilliant.
Jess C.
Jess C. - Vor 14 Tage
Parcels is clearly mentally challenged. Doesn't excuse anything he's done but that guy is straight-up retarded.
Jadzia Lightowler
Jadzia Lightowler - Vor 14 Tage
Just bring in Olivia Moore am I right?
Annie Johnson
Annie Johnson - Vor 14 Tage
Wow. This guy is in Johnson County, KS? And they call us in Wyandotte ghetto?!? I call bullshit...
guthax30 - Vor 14 Tage
i think in the American south the system is basically a trailer with a floor-drain in it. Whenever they get a body the Sherif/mayor/treasurer/beet farmer/coroner just goes in there and pins a post-it note to the body that says "some nigger did it".
A - Vor 15 Tage
remember how the sheriffs in Making a Murderer blocked the coroner from looking at Theresa Halbach's remains? And they threatened her when she told them it was law to let the coroner see any body found by the police.
Alex - Vor 15 Tage
You listen here, Squirt is fucking delicious!
Omri D
Omri D - Vor 17 Tage
21:17 you sure about that Tracy, Walmart been kinda hot lately
EverettBurger - Vor 17 Tage
In high school, I had a classmate whose dad was the state medical examiner (New Hampshire). He mentioned that people were upset that he was the highest paid state employee (as opposed to a college football coach, I guess). His reply was that in his role, he was a medical doctor, lawyer, and expert witness rolled into one.
Alex Spevak
Alex Spevak - Vor 18 Tage
Mungo. Confirmed. Just checked 😏
kangaxx - Vor 18 Tage
CLP - Vor 18 Tage
Quincy, M.E. used to be my favorite show. I;m glad to know he wasn't just a god damn moonlighting hairdresser.
likira111 - Vor 19 Tage
"Smart is always better when it's coupled with..."
Dee Cross
Dee Cross - Vor 18 Tage
Get it? 'Cause they're _women_ !
MrShelbyGTman - Vor 19 Tage
He's dead apparently. Also, despite his license being revoked he is still listed as being a doctor:
Christopher Builder
Christopher Builder - Vor 19 Tage
What an amazing country. 🇺🇸
Bob l'éponge
Bob l'éponge - Vor 19 Tage
Shady Shawn must be the guy from this story "A girl's unusual medical condition led to the discovery that the boy she'd been intimate with had been having sex with (or eating) corpses. "
Maxinator Prime
Maxinator Prime - Vor 20 Tage
Bmac1968 Ireland68
Bmac1968 Ireland68 - Vor 20 Tage
This is @#$% unbelievable, will this country every come out of the dark ages wtf
Hibou Owll
Hibou Owll - Vor 21 Tag
So, now we know wht the Lockness Monster asked for Tree Fitty.
vladimir cruz
vladimir cruz - Vor 21 Tag
That's sick.
frank doster
frank doster - Vor 21 Tag
Americans are too busy killing people in wars to bother with autopsy.
kamenkewl - Vor 21 Tag
as a well timed related story, apparently a coroners office was shut down after the workers there were found to be using the bodies for arts and crafts ala human centipede or dr. frankenstein. they described finding things like "a metal bucket filled with male genitals" or "multiple women's faces sewn onto one head"
so yeah, if your coroners office seems too cheap to be true, it probably is.
ankhi3 - Vor 22 Tage
The most dangerous part for those institutions is probably the vicious cycle that can occu: they are underfunded so they perform worse therefore they get a bad image which results in them getting less funding.
Gio Lag
Gio Lag - Vor 22 Tage
Whenever outsourcing and private contractors are involved quality and results go downhill
TheMrsar28 - Vor 22 Tage
In the UK, you have to be a qualified lawyer to be able to become a coroner.
Tiaan Strauss
Tiaan Strauss - Vor 23 Tage
Founding fathers warned about govt tyranny. 2A is there for a reason....shoot the cops! 🤘
Kaneda Shotaro
Kaneda Shotaro - Vor 23 Tage
That is really a HUUUUUGE problem
joel dawson
joel dawson - Vor 23 Tage
Yeh yeah... do rape kits next. Thousands and thousands unprocessed.
Shayla McGrady
Shayla McGrady - Vor 24 Tage
And NOW you have your answer to how people "accidentally" die in small town, police dept jail cells.
caro vogel
caro vogel - Vor 24 Tage
Should not have been eating watching this
informitas 0
informitas 0 - Vor 24 Tage
This is just sad. Glad it's not like that here in Scandinavia.
DJDevon3 - Vor 25 Tage
21:00 cue the Idiocracy voice. Welcome to the 21st century. :/
TheHeroOfTomorrow - Vor 25 Tage
"Humungo" Grant.
Rob Bradley
Rob Bradley - Vor 25 Tage
Does anyone else find John Oliver painfully unfunny and self congratulatory?
I put up with him in these videos because the subject matter is always so interesting. But they would actually be better without the awkward jokes and forced banter, and just delivered as straight editorial pieces. I respect his work ethic and hustle to get his own mainstream US talk show but he really reminds me of someone who got there on grit and determination and not comedic talent. He is very cringe worthy.
Just wondered how everyone else feels about him. Plus, I am british if that counts for anything, haha
Mikhael37 - Vor 26 Tage
The United States has become a country of knaves who simply don't give two shits about the common good...
tompraeger - Vor 26 Tage
A Dr. Shelly who mistreats organs and no Frankenstein joke?
lhia0416 - Vor 29 Tage
1:25 as a Bruin, I approve this message.
Eric Hanson
Eric Hanson - Vor 29 Tage
I have decided that I don't want to ever die, and now that that's settled, I won't need to deal with the ridiculously fucked up system of medical examinations/coronations.
Rusty Patch
Rusty Patch - Vor 29 Tage
This Georgia coroner has a side job of paranormal investigator. She wrongly blamed a death on natural causes when there was blood found everywhere in the apartment of a dead man. The funeral home employee found the stab wounds in the neck of the dead man.
Stop the madness Please
What the actual fuck America?!
just1desi - Vor Monat
Heeeyyy I loved forever. It was really good
SUPERchakalaka1 - Vor Monat
To be fair that guy's mouth looks like a partly healed wound. No wonder he didn't answer.
Andrew Benestante
Andrew Benestante - Vor Monat
Since when does Tracy Morgan have a Oscar?
Kevin G Conroy
Kevin G Conroy - Vor Monat
How did this system start
Kevin G Conroy
Kevin G Conroy - Vor Monat
The best medical examiner programme was Quincy.
Mather Focker
Mather Focker - Vor Monat
Parcells’ drunk. Drinking piss, squirt, and vodka in that cup.
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