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

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  • Опубликовано: 20 мая 2019
  • 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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Комментарии • 5 926

  • SealTeam Ryx
    SealTeam Ryx  29 минут назад

    "Okay! Look at it that way!" Lol that horrible coroner handled that like a boss! Hahah that's so awful... also, I'm a doctor so this is close to home... well when I say I'm a doctor, what I mean is I thought about going to veterinary school for a while. I didnt, but I realllllllyyyyyy thought about it and considered it. That counts right?

    • NickelCityPixels
      NickelCityPixels  2 часов назад

      Lol That is entirely too spooky...

      • Gail Bull
        Gail Bull  2 часов назад

        Is it just me or does Charles Harlan look like Archie Bunker? And doesn't allowing the dog to eat the body parts you brought home from work sound exactly like something Archie Bunker would do?

        • mafiacat88
          mafiacat88  3 часов назад

          I feel like the sort of person who volunteers to cut up corpses in their spare time with no prior experience or training other than "they want to" is *exactly* the sort of person you DONT want to be a coroner.

          • crypto457
            crypto457  6 часов назад

            Coroners are elected and they don’t need medical training or know basic anatomy? Just how many serial killers evade justice because the pathologist in question can’t tell the difference between a lung and penis?

            • Three Jewels
              Three Jewels  13 часов назад

              That soda ban in NYC really did its job on the worldview of sodas.

              • icet99 804
                icet99 804  13 часов назад

                Hahahah single glade plug in totally missed that lmfao

                • Nick Asbury
                  Nick Asbury  15 часов назад

                  Fuck usc haha

                  • Charlie Gittins
                    Charlie Gittins  17 часов назад

                    I actually enjoyed Forever 😅

                    • shortperson20
                      shortperson20  17 часов назад

                      That parcell guy should be in prison, and charged with all the investigations he botched

                      • john anastas
                        john anastas  19 часов назад

                        This is amazing

                        • Benjamin Hume
                          Benjamin Hume  1 дней назад

                          It troubles me how many people get their news from asshole comedians, whether Fox News or Jon Oliver

                          • Faolin Siannodel
                            Faolin Siannodel  1 дней назад

                            Does anything actualy get funded in the US? Other than the military i mean.

                            • Lincoln Rockwell
                              Lincoln Rockwell  1 дней назад

                              Ill keep my 3.75 thanks

                              • Adventure!Media
                                Adventure!Media  1 дней назад

                                Hey, 'Forever' was a great show. It should have been renewed for a season 2.

                                • Eric Lowe
                                  Eric Lowe  1 дней назад

                                  This is a common American problem. Many are anti tax and anti government. If Americans paid more taxes, they would robust public services. Imagine if they had public funded healthcare! Or maybe I'm just a communist...

                                  • BethAnn Mayberry
                                    BethAnn Mayberry  1 дней назад

                                    I feel like this should be addressed on Ask A Mortician. #WhereMyFellowDeathlingsAt

                                    • Kalil Illinois
                                      Kalil Illinois  1 дней назад

                                      Who needs play dough when daddy brings home THE BRAIN OF A SERIAL KILLING VICTIM

                                      • Captain Doomsday
                                        Captain Doomsday  1 дней назад

                                        You need a massively-overpriced university degree to get a job that'll actually support a family, but any egregious criminal scumbag can get into government jobs and erase the traces of their own crimes.
                                        Cool.

                                        • XauriEL Zwaan
                                          XauriEL Zwaan  1 дней назад

                                          As a Canadian, the idea that positions like coroner, sheriff, and district attorney are staffed via elections rather than via, I don't know, people being hired based on having the right qualifications for the job seems utterly absurd.

                                          • james88
                                            james88  1 дней назад

                                            USA truly is the best country ever

                                            • Fleurs Sv
                                              Fleurs Sv  2 дней назад

                                              Lmao the USC line

                                              • h7opolo
                                                h7opolo  2 дней назад

                                                people with authority are scum. they abuse their power for personal gain.

                                                • h7opolo
                                                  h7opolo  2 дней назад

                                                  • Tanu Hudson
                                                    Tanu Hudson  2 дней назад

                                                    Searched how to become a coroner in Australia because I have a health-related degree thought would be a good job. You need to be a Magistrate Judge and most have a double degree in the topic. Should probably go to America

                                                    • gretchen baker
                                                      gretchen baker  2 дней назад

                                                      He’s got to keep them warm

                                                      • gretchen baker
                                                        gretchen baker  2 дней назад

                                                        I almost became Angelia Jolie

                                                        • EFantasic
                                                          EFantasic  2 дней назад

                                                          Huh. I'm a little ashamed I thought coroners where medicaal doctors. 😦

                                                          • Sushant Saklani
                                                            Sushant Saklani  2 дней назад

                                                            Dr. HAAHAHAHHARLAN

                                                            • emily young
                                                              emily young  2 дней назад

                                                              squirt is delicious

                                                              • moonmoonbirdcpt
                                                                moonmoonbirdcpt  2 дней назад

                                                                I only have TREE-FIFY

                                                                • a d
                                                                  a d  2 дней назад

                                                                  trump 2020

                                                                  • Poker Face
                                                                    Poker Face  2 дней назад

                                                                    9:30 poor Dr. Harlan. His dog ate the body's spleen and kidney, while the cat got his tongue!

                                                                    • Benda Allan
                                                                      Benda Allan  2 дней назад

                                                                      I like to get high to this

                                                                      • Anaphriel
                                                                        Anaphriel  2 дней назад

                                                                        I had my heard set on being a forensic pathologist when I finally decided to up and go to college. Then, spent some time looking at the roadmap. Almost 12 years of schooling. So, I got my Journalism degree instead...shit, me and John have a lot in common.

                                                                        • Ankou
                                                                          Ankou  3 дней назад

                                                                          jon should do a video on chiropractic

                                                                          • Sam Sipe
                                                                            Sam Sipe  3 дней назад

                                                                            Dont come at squirt

                                                                            • Inmate Harley
                                                                              Inmate Harley  3 дней назад

                                                                              I live in the UK and this is literally my dream job. I can only hope they're better about it over here

                                                                              • Inmate Harley
                                                                                Inmate Harley  3 дней назад

                                                                                @Mark Walker Little bit.. more geek tbf

                                                                              • Mark Walker
                                                                                Mark Walker  3 дней назад

                                                                                Jessica Chubb your dream job? You must be a bit of a goth!

                                                                            • Joy Augustina Petinrin
                                                                              Joy Augustina Petinrin  3 дней назад

                                                                              5:30 those romantic stories about the small town sheriff also being the ME now makes sense!

                                                                              • Scribonius Thursday
                                                                                Scribonius Thursday  3 дней назад

                                                                                What does "almost became a doctor" _mean_ if you didn't at least flunk out of medical school? hahahaha

                                                                                • Scribonius Thursday
                                                                                  Scribonius Thursday  3 дней назад

                                                                                  Even 1,000 wouldn't seem like enough for over 300,000,000 people. There are 10,000 working philosophers associated with an academic body in the US. _Philosophers._

                                                                                  • MarkEdwardRom
                                                                                    MarkEdwardRom  3 дней назад

                                                                                    #saveglenclosesspleen

                                                                                    • Dean
                                                                                      Dean  3 дней назад

                                                                                      love this guy! =D

                                                                                      • virusguy5611
                                                                                        virusguy5611  3 дней назад

                                                                                        So... who immediately googled Hugh Grant's name to make sure John wasn't just making things up?


                                                                                        And then promptly had a laugh?

                                                                                        • Jacqueline White
                                                                                          Jacqueline White  3 дней назад

                                                                                          If you read novels by Kathy Reichs or Patrica Cornwell you will know that coroners are elected and can be anybody, it’s pretty scary.

                                                                                          • Ryan T
                                                                                            Ryan T  3 дней назад

                                                                                            Looks like another problem related to too many people and not enough money spread around. I guess that makes the solutions being spread more money around somehow, or having people just die and do less to prevent that? I guess we know what the decision was.

                                                                                            • OWLofATHENS
                                                                                              OWLofATHENS  3 дней назад

                                                                                              America is a joke of a country

                                                                                              • Nick Lamb
                                                                                                Nick Lamb  3 дней назад

                                                                                                One reason to have coroners, by the way, is to separate out the problem of "Why did this person die and what should we do about that?" from the question a forensic pathologist is best equipped to answer which is "How did this person die?". For example the answer to the second question might be "They were crushed to death when a cement truck fell on top of the railway train they were travelling in". That's interesting, thanks Ms Forensic Pathologist, but now I want other answers your medical knowledge isn't relevant to. A coroner, like a judge (so let's hire _lawyers_ to do this job) can hold a court and have witnesses talk about the events surrounding the death and come to conclusions like "Hey, we should have a rule that says a road bridge over the railway needs proper walls not a stupid wooden fence".

                                                                                                The UK has coroners, but it also has forensic pathologists to tell the coroner how people died.

                                                                                                • MK Piatkowski
                                                                                                  MK Piatkowski  2 дней назад

                                                                                                  I think Canada runs on the same system.