The Next Pandemic: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

As COVID-19 continues to spread, John Oliver discusses what could cause the next pandemic, what we can do to avoid it, and why you shouldn’t kiss pigs.
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  1. spidey56765

    spidey5676539 minuten geleden

    Damn this was such a good show thanks

  2. david w

    david w40 minuten geleden

    it almost looks like these viruses are being manufactured

  3. A T

    A T34 minuten geleden

    Or, you know, just as viruses and bacteria worked for thousands of years, long before human technological progress, or human existence in general, disease is transmitted from animals to humans and / or other organisms

  4. Kid Astronaut

    Kid Astronaut41 minuut geleden

    Was the virus Kenneth the page?

  5. Richard Lopez

    Richard Lopez48 minuten geleden

    I wish he would have mentioned the fact that there's a wet market in NY as well. Don't think we can do much about the one in China but if more people knew about the wet market in NY maybe we could start working towards getting it shut down.

  6. ALA87

    ALA8752 minuten geleden

    All this really shows is how unsustainable our societies are and how dumb of a species we really are.

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    TRY HYPNOSIS with robito54 minuten geleden

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  8. Jebi Se

    Jebi Se57 minuten geleden

    13:37 thats very weird mouth there...

  9. Lupo's alternative socialization room

    Lupo's alternative socialization roomUur geleden

    Oh John... We have missed you.

  10. uso donald

    uso donaldUur geleden

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  11. Emil T. M.

    Emil T. M.Uur geleden

    lets talk about pandemic baby~

  12. Jebi Se

    Jebi SeUur geleden

    well... that lonely goon didnt invent a shit. there were internet social networks far before that one just more local.

  13. Lucas Martins

    Lucas MartinsUur geleden

    ppl from Salt Lake City and Animal Crossing players have disliked the video

  14. Reda Cherkaoui

    Reda CherkaouiUur geleden

    There are viruses around the world that make Covid seem like a placebo.

  15. Владимира Иринчева

    Владимира Иринчева2 uur geleden

    You're so annoying

  16. Chris Dietrich

    Chris Dietrich2 uur geleden

    If you want to stop these types of pandemics stop animal agriculture

  17. abdul samad khan

    abdul samad khan2 uur geleden

    #RavishKumar | People's_Journalist

  18. Emmet Myers

    Emmet Myers2 uur geleden

    Lets get to the real point. the land use and so on is all due to the amount of people on the planet! overpopulation is the problem! This is going to keep building until we (people) start dying off in mass numbers. If we don"t make hard choices we will suffer mass losses. This is fact not fiction. The solution is less births, less babies. meaning we would need to de-fund birth. IE pay for abortions and not pay any more discounts for more then one kid. this is a hard change but it needs to happen to lower people count. I would bet that you will see mass deaths before you see limiting births. We will have the babies and then kill them off and the planet as well. He is now talking state fairs but lets get real john

  19. L

    L2 uur geleden

    Consider this, Howard Hughes, who had major OCD about germs and infections, had just become a teenager during the 1918 Spanish flu outbreak. Still think he was an obsessive compulsive madman?

  20. L

    L2 uur geleden

    The same things were said about the 1918 Spanish flu, but were soon forgotten again. Things to do are, reducing human environment contact surfaces. Encourage hand washing. Take cold and coughing symptoms in the work place and on public transport more seriously.

  21. L

    L2 uur geleden

    During WW2 lots of people became vegetarians, not because of ethics, but because it was much more efficient use of the land than keeping animals for meat. They pretty much had to use an entire south American country for beef production during that war. If we are going to keep increasing our population then we will have to change our habits and start to rely on local efficient farming produce.

  22. Chandir

    Chandir2 uur geleden

    Obviously we need to stop squeezing thousands of animals into small areas. If we want another huge pandemic asap all we need to do is keep doing what we're already doing. GO VEGAN it's the only way!

  23. Jálale Jeowkr

    Jálale Jeowkr2 uur geleden

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  24. Alchemist Tongue Drums

    Alchemist Tongue Drums2 uur geleden

    But the more lethal a virus is, the easier it is to contain. That's at least a slight saving grace.

  25. Shahzad Aslam

    Shahzad Aslam2 uur geleden

    another point, in last 100 years because of animal farming the food demands has gone up along with a lot of animal sufferings

  26. preddy

    preddy2 uur geleden

    oh i love those old english school photos ,all mine disappeared for some reason :)

  27. Colton 1236

    Colton 12363 uur geleden

    You’re trying to make us panic

  28. Claire Sanchez

    Claire Sanchez3 uur geleden

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  29. Joseph Franco

    Joseph Franco3 uur geleden

    I absolutely love this special. This will sound a little crazy, is there a way to edit it/ tone it down so I could perhaps use this in a classroom? It would open a whole new, larger audience of future viewers and get the message across without reshooting.

  30. Brian Burdett

    Brian Burdett3 uur geleden

    Just shut up.

  31. Samuel Fuller

    Samuel Fuller3 uur geleden

    Of course it was Kent, why is it always Kent.

  32. Jerrell Hoggard

    Jerrell Hoggard3 uur geleden

    Why are you up here lying the covid 19 virus was produced in the United States its called a bio weapon created in bio lab. That bat transfer to humans is a damn lie

  33. UnitK7

    UnitK74 uur geleden

    Goth Mouse.

  34. Stic Turner

    Stic Turner4 uur geleden


  35. Frank Zhu

    Frank Zhu4 uur geleden

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  36. E.P.

    E.P.5 uur geleden

    man, Oliver+crew has REALLY made the audience-free formatting his/their own and it's hitting amazingggggg

  37. caroona123

    caroona1236 uur geleden

    Please also watch Mic's response video:

  38. tae oh

    tae oh6 uur geleden

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  39. kix land

    kix land7 uur geleden

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  40. Ker Lozano

    Ker Lozano7 uur geleden

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  41. Ugly Casanova

    Ugly Casanova7 uur geleden

    Man I love you John. You make scary things much more bearable.

  42. soinhu foitu

    soinhu foitu7 uur geleden

    So bottom line: leave animals the f alone? Seems we're incapable, even when we know it's for our own good!

  43. Omar Ortiz

    Omar Ortiz8 uur geleden

    The part where you see three of your villagers from Animal Crossing

  44. jon d

    jon d8 uur geleden

    I can't believe the idea that COVID 19 came from eating bats is still being peddled. It came from a lab. We know this. Isn't it common knowledge at this point?

  45. Mrs. Jacob

    Mrs. Jacob8 uur geleden

    Canadian Pastor is in jail after defying illegal covid mandates. Here's what's going on:

  46. Hayden MacWhinnie

    Hayden MacWhinnie9 uur geleden

    “We don’t really do the fundamental change that we could do”

  47. soinhu foitu

    soinhu foitu7 uur geleden

    people are stuck at home out of working living in fear because of the media

  48. sayit1196

    sayit11969 uur geleden

    You and the people stupid enough to listen to a word you say, hans, get the glammenwerfer

  49. Luna Rose

    Luna Rose10 uur geleden

    Its like watching America convince Americans that this is just the new way of life and it's great somehow

  50. lee gibson

    lee gibson10 uur geleden

    Yeah, we will have Slow Joe in office who will be to terrified to make a decision because he may hurt some feelings on the left. Remember when Biden claimed Pres. Trump was being xenophobic when he shut down flights from China? Yeah, good luck to your all with this president.

  51. Katherine Bonkowski

    Katherine Bonkowski10 uur geleden

    It's like predicting the market crash, it's going to happen.

  52. Grant Jackson

    Grant Jackson10 uur geleden

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  53. Amanda Tan

    Amanda Tan11 uur geleden

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    Murphy harri11 uur geleden

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  55. Service Not Found

    Service Not Found11 uur geleden

    I wish there was a mandatory give back to nature national law. Imagine all the ugly dilapidated buildings that no one uses being made into tiny nature reserves all over. I just kinda wish for nature to return to its prime again, and maybe it means the death of giant companies. And I’m okay with this.

  56. Ricky Got

    Ricky Got12 uur geleden

    China will strike again

  57. GodsDeceased

    GodsDeceased10 uur geleden

    Your employer might not like that bro.

  58. Al B

    Al B12 uur geleden

    Does anybody still watch this guy? once the production value is shown to go out the window it's literally just another NLpush channel

  59. ytho

    ytho12 uur geleden

    As a Salt Laker..... you're absolutely right

  60. Paul Huppert

    Paul Huppert12 uur geleden

    Jack McBrayer makes a great virus!

  61. patriot459

    patriot45912 uur geleden

    It’s not the bats fault we keep walking in Thier shit and eating them.

  62. shutup2

    shutup213 uur geleden

    living in ireland the scare mongering in the american media is off the charts meanwhile john oliver's celebrity friends are off enjoying themselves on holiday while ordinary people are stuck at home out of working living in fear because of the media

  63. Amber VanderGrinten

    Amber VanderGrinten13 uur geleden

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  64. Immo Reichardt

    Immo Reichardt13 uur geleden


  65. Sunjay Hauntingston

    Sunjay Hauntingston13 uur geleden

    "As we come out the other side of this pandemic, there's a real danger that we're gonna start to get complacent." I don't know if you've been paying attention to the US government's pandemic response but uh. Pretty sure we never stopped being complacent

  66. Drakyry

    Drakyry13 uur geleden

    Those talking virus segments were really, really cringe. Like, eww.....

  67. Thomas Haskins

    Thomas Haskins13 uur geleden

    John Oliver on things no one wants: "salt lake city" Me: *Almost died laughing as a former resident of Utah*

  68. Stego Aqua

    Stego Aqua45 minuten geleden

    Michigan: We have 5 Great Fresh Water Lakes

  69. Meg Mathisen

    Meg Mathisen13 uur geleden

    If I just avoid all humans I should be safe.

  70. Dwyane Wade

    Dwyane Wade13 uur geleden

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  71. noah peas

    noah peas13 uur geleden

    Imagine being the guy who knows that we are doomed for another pandemic and everyone refuses to listen to them so no one prepares the world so they just sit there with all this info just waiting for the end

  72. BearWithMe

    BearWithMe5 uur geleden

    Bill gates spend year's warning people, because he got a bunch of scientist buddy doing simulation and research for him. When it happens, he got blamed.

  73. BeastNation2009

    BeastNation200913 uur geleden

    So basically it's that KRS joint that goes something like, "Self destruction. You're headed for self destruction."

  74. Osler Charlie

    Osler Charlie13 uur geleden

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  75. herranton1979

    herranton197913 uur geleden

    I was at the mall of america last week and in the 17 minutes I was there, I saw no less than 8 people without wearing a mask. And because it was a Wednesday night, I only saw about 40 people. (They are private property, they are well within their rights to require masks. I don't gaf if you think it's you right not to wear a mask. On private property, you have to follow their rules).

  76. Ojou Worshiper

    Ojou Worshiper14 uur geleden

    Or just not eat bat

  77. Chandir

    Chandir2 uur geleden

    Or any meat

  78. Jeronaldyn Gramatica

    Jeronaldyn Gramatica14 uur geleden

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  79. Zaphod Beeblebrox

    Zaphod Beeblebrox14 uur geleden

    Yeah John, stfu. How about we work on getting past this nonsense before we get worked up about hypotheticals....



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  81. nicholas schoonbeck

    nicholas schoonbeck14 uur geleden

    Is Armadillo leprosy a virus?

  82. Jill Fornadley

    Jill Fornadley14 uur geleden

    Is Jack McBrayer out here voicing a virus molecule? 🤔🤣🙏

  83. White Wolf

    White Wolf15 uur geleden

    16:04 wow no need for none of that John. Just stop importing people and livestock from third world countries. You'll see we won't have any more problems after the anti racist crowd stops putting their feelings and dangerous ideology above human life. Life> wokism

  84. White Wolf

    White Wolf15 uur geleden

    All that I hear is that we shouldn't be getting into contact with third world products since they lack the infrastructure necessary to ensure safety to civilization. I wonder if Johnny would consider closing borders as a solution to third world infestations instead of romanticising them

  85. GodsDeceased

    GodsDeceased14 uur geleden

    Jesus dude take your meds

  86. Jim C

    Jim C15 uur geleden

    It's the way the planet keeps the population in check. It's just evolution at work.

  87. kirsten sample

    kirsten sample15 uur geleden

    is that fix it felix??? as the virus in the beginning??

  88. GodsDeceased

    GodsDeceased14 uur geleden


  89. Kery Reardon

    Kery Reardon16 uur geleden

    Humans are garbage.

  90. Jerry Richards

    Jerry Richards16 uur geleden

    Mothef nature didn't create covid 19. Let's not mention china.

  91. Schwann Oltorain

    Schwann Oltorain16 uur geleden

    dont forget "interior crocodile alligator", that one is great too, though that may be an alligator.

  92. Michele Taylor

    Michele Taylor16 uur geleden

    Maybe finally, Mother Nature has found a way to get rid of her biggest predator. Humans. We destroy everything we touch.

  93. Chetana Jadhav

    Chetana Jadhav16 uur geleden

    Is the H5N8 flu the next pandemic? 😳

  94. Eve Chelios

    Eve Chelios16 uur geleden

    Can we please stop making fun of an abuse victim kthxbai

  95. Masha Yost

    Masha Yost16 uur geleden

    What about zoos...

  96. Topher Devoe

    Topher Devoe16 uur geleden

    You are pretty much wrong on every single topic you brought up. I hope your viewers are smart enough to know this is comedy not reality

  97. GodsDeceased

    GodsDeceased14 uur geleden

    Coming from a groomer that thinks Bill Gates is evil lmao

  98. moarliekmirite

    moarliekmirite17 uur geleden

    Maybe don't conspire to spread disease in retirement homes and cover it up.

  99. mitcholos

    mitcholos17 uur geleden

    *sighs in pre-existing aboriginal title* land back, may be?

  100. Anthony PC

    Anthony PC17 uur geleden

    Don't forget about Anthrax

  101. Gala

    Gala18 uur geleden

    Dollars to donuts the next Pandemic will be the Zombie Virus that wipes out 2/3 of the world population.

  102. 034bloodas

    034bloodas18 uur geleden

    3:26 There it is, of course it’s racisms fault and the West specifically. Even though it originated in China, it’s absolutely the fault of Europe. Do these people have the ability to think in any other way?

  103. lennon kien

    lennon kien18 uur geleden

    Fear mongering

  104. jorge claverie

    jorge claverie18 uur geleden

    Let me see if I got this right: I am almost 53 years old, so I have spent over half a century on this planet without ever even hearing about "plandemics" or, if I heard about, they were no cause for paranoid hysteria; but now these fools would like to have me believe that the rest of my life, however long this might be, will be an endless succession of consecutive "plandemics"????!!!! You are evidently underestimating people's capacity for free and critical thinking (and, based on what's been happening lately, you seem to be right to treat people as idiots). We have ALWAYS lived surrounded by coronaviruses, as well as strains of influenza, pneumonia, etc. Why should this NOW become a problem?

  105. A T

    A T12 minuten geleden

    1968-69 "Hong Kong flu" • 1997 "Bird flu" • 2009 "Swine flu" 1981: HIV/AIDS 2003: SARS 2019: COVID-19 Western African Ebola virus epidemic (2013-2016) 2012 Middle East respiratory syndrome 1999-2002 - West Nile Virus 2006 - Mumps 2006 - E. coli & Salmonella 2012 - Whooping Cough 2016 - Zika Virus 1976: Swine Flu Threat 1977: Russian Flu Threat

  106. Oceanz

    Oceanz18 uur geleden

    I'll save you guys 20 mins of watching this video to sum it up in one word. Fearmongering

  107. Proudtobe Awhiteguy

    Proudtobe Awhiteguy18 uur geleden

    You know there will be another pandemic. Just as soon as liberals don't have their way again.

  108. Arturo Casab

    Arturo Casab14 uur geleden

    You know, people like you are the issue. There have always been pandemics, and there always will be, and they will always be as awful as this one, because for all our great achievements and collective smarts, some of us, such as yourself, still battle with this simple notion: You're not god's chosen creation, you're not the ruler of this planet, you're part of it. Stop thinking you're outside of the food chain, or next time it will be worse.

  109. jose milian

    jose milian19 uur geleden

    it's so true unless the threat is immediate and visible funding is not where it should be in areas of prevention and preparation. makes no sense to me just like lack of funding in stem research.

  110. Kanden

    Kanden19 uur geleden

    Yeah, but it’s his boat. He’s the captain. And he’s always right about the pandemic. Scientist=Captain

  111. Mariusz Lubkowski

    Mariusz Lubkowski19 uur geleden

    While I completely agree that the only acceptable use for crocodile or aligator should result in production of an excelent internet video, i must sternly object to stating the one used in the program is "the single gratest music video". Please refer to the fenomenon known as "forfiter" and resulting music recording of Fortifer Blues.