USPS: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

10.05.2020 г.
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As the U.S. Postal Service faces financial catastrophe, John Oliver discusses why the service is so important, what brought it to this point, and what we can do to help.
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  • Trump HATES America and freedom so much

    J RobbJ Robbпреди 13 часа
  • The public circle phylogenetically watch because pressure repressingly note around a cynical structure. needy, well-off garage

    Rutledge DufortRutledge Dufortпреди 21 час
  • México’s Postal Service troubles are called Unions (just Google Mexico unions corruption)

    North American Intercontinental GPNorth American Intercontinental GPпреди 2 дни
  • Please, could you's bring back the stamps? "We done run all out, again, thanks to Charliene 'the stamping queen' We needs mo stamps, thanks Chi-John'"

    King GreenKing Greenпреди 3 дни
  • Um... that woman - and I use the word loosely - is the real 3.5 out of 10.

    MCPunk55MCPunk55преди 3 дни
  • The postal service is important in the entire world. There are things we just can't send via e-mail or ask Uber Eats or whatever to do it.

    MCPunk55MCPunk55преди 3 дни
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    Owen WadeOwen Wadeпреди 3 дни
  • John Strossel looks like if you took ron burgundy and put him in an air fryer

    Norah KehrliNorah Kehrliпреди 6 дни
  • Might get in trouble with FedEx for the swastika

    Tyler CharronTyler Charronпреди 6 дни
  • Please make the stamps again!!

    Mike KingMike Kingпреди 7 дни
  • I purchased the stamps and John Oliver should have more uplifting merch. Btw, I sent them off as gifts my own were so cute!

    blob23455blob23455преди 7 дни
  • @LastWeekTonight: Why are the stamps no longer available?

    MorpheusΩneMorpheusΩneпреди 7 дни
  • The USPS needs to get sufficient funding. I mean you can’t force them to make a profit and then tell them that they are not allowed to raise or lower prices by law. What are they supposed to do? This feels more like they are trying to purposely bankrupt them.

    Georgia OverdriveGeorgia Overdriveпреди 7 дни
  • Watching this when your country has lost 510k from this virus and USPS is doing just as bad is terrible.

    Aleczander SteeleAleczander Steeleпреди 8 дни
  • 4:18 “Ok first, what!? Second, excuse me? And third, just to circle back, the fuck! This joke had me rolling 🤣

    cyton18cyton18преди 9 дни
  • "This is the funniest rock of all time." I think Dwayne might have words for you.

    Sullivan WengerSullivan Wengerпреди 12 дни
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    Michelle DixonMichelle Dixonпреди 15 дни
  • why cant we stop Saturday delivery. Canada stopped it years ago? 🤔

    Patrick NolinPatrick Nolinпреди 15 дни
  • I hate politifact because they don't do as much research as John Oliver's group at Last Week Tonight. Last Week Tonight knows it's complex US politics.

    liesel16liesel16преди 20 дни
  • Please Do A Piece on Michael Jackson Hi, I’m writing to you because Last Week Tonight as opposed to other such shows actually cares about issues rather than chasing the headlines. It has been 11 years since Michael Jackson passed away yet to this day what the common consensus is that he is a taboo subject for many. I recall you guys once did a piece on Public Shaming. Michael Jackson was a genius, an abused child. He was strange. He was one of the few major stars from the 80s who came out of the 80s without a heroine addiction. He in his own way did many, Many strange things, but so do most other superstars. And more than others he actually cared. About children, about the earth. About the issues we are discussing to this day. While Icons like Freddy Mercury, Elvis Pressley, Prince, Beetles and many more are known for their good works, Michael is known for the something which he has repeatedly been acquitted for. It’s the truth that anyone looking for will find instantly but due to the “where there is smoke there is a fire” narrative, even 11 years after his death, the new media treats him like a criminal. All his trial pages are open for the public to read. He WAS weird. Making a ranch called neverland, hanging out with children. Trusting people he shouldn’t. But I urge you please cover him, hear beyond the noise like you guys often do. The most successful African American Artist of all time was a humble man child, who respected women, loved children and cared about our environment. He was not a heroine junkie, a private man who did not share his disease even all the way back in 1993 even though he was accused of wanting to become a “White Man”. He was eccentric. Hanging out with animals and caring about them. theobjectivestandard.com/2020/02/justice-for-michael-jackson/ This article covers multiple sources, some of which I had read previously. Michael Jackson was a multi talented millionaire pop star, who was not an alcoholic, was a caring father, a filial son, Treated women with respect, cared about the planet and it’s beings. The press that constantly kept DASHING him, had found a way to subvert their guilt. All those years of calling him a “Jacko”, “monkey” and many more hurtful things was justified if he was a paedophile. They NEEDED him to be guilty. Such a man cannot exist in Hollywood. Such public shaming had allowed and to this day allows Michael to be a victim to all this slander. Please do a piece, if not one that exonerates him then one that once and for all cements the fact the Michael Jackson, the greatest pop star, the first African American Idol was a paedophile. Not through unknown sources or flimsy headlines but through concrete proof. A news echoing in a closed chamber will not reach anyone, most fans who what to know the truth know it, other people will read the headlines but not the explanations. It’s about time the general public knows. Please do a piece on Michael, the blatant mistreatment by the media, The systematic racism he faced during his trials. Please don’t let the first African American Singer be remembered for the things he did not do, He was weird, weird enough to annoy Freddy Mercury with Bubbles feedbacks, weird enough to let kids crack raw eggs over Michael Jackson, Weird enough to play water balloons with children. But he was not a paedophile and the world needs to acknowledge that. He was in no way a “Perfect Human” but he tried his best to live right and we should not punish him for doing that. On this year please exonerate this Black man, the Justice System has done it two decades ago, it’s about time everyone else does. Please do a piece on Michael Jackson. #spreadtheawareness #justiceformichael #hedeservedbetter

    Plumikii RyuPlumikii Ryuпреди 22 дни
  • When John first presented those rocks I already had a feeling he bought one to show us Best rocks ever!

    SPICY DRACULASPICY DRACULAпреди 23 дни
  • Honestly, for a middle-aged man to be so excited about buying a joke on a rock is hilarious ❤️😂

    Mo ZubiaMo Zubiaпреди 26 дни
  • That was known sex symbol Steve Minuchin amongst the stegos 😂. Cheeky John. Cheeky.

    sonorasgirlsonorasgirlпреди 26 дни
  • I'm tired of removing semi -crushed boxes from my mail box that the mail person forces into my mailbox and they're hard to get out and end up all crumpled and disfigured....I want this person fired!!

    neoneoпреди 29 дни
  • Pension reform is the answer to the problem with the post office. They need to reform pensions now! The sooner, the better!

    William WalkerWilliam Walkerпреди месец
  • It ain’t the Postal Services fault that their crop top looks like that on you.

    shrimp19921shrimp19921преди месец
  • @LastWeekTonight - Can we send your video to President Biden?

    Trae McPhersonTrae McPhersonпреди месец
  • "My favourites are spimpson sponge bob

    Mary HookMary Hookпреди месец
  • That FOX show was called "Myths, Lies and Complete Stupidity" how did the Last Week Tonight crew not a make a joke about that?

    Tyler JeskiTyler Jeskiпреди месец
  • Making them pay pensions is good right?

    djtomoydjtomoyпреди месец
    • Not to the extent and degree to which they are forced while also being blocked in every direction when they try and make more money

      Steve SmithSteve Smithпреди месец
  • To quote SNL’s Madame Vivelda: “Stamps. You ask everyone in your life to buy stamps. And they do. And you say ‘TAKE THAT, POSTMASTER GENERAL LOUIS DE JOY!!!’” “Why do I know the full name of the postmaster general in 2020?”

    Jonathan RaithelJonathan Raithelпреди месец
  • i cant be the only one who googled the swastika in the FedEx logo

    x 286x 286преди месец
  • Im an agronomy major in Canada and Post Canada (nation post, equivalent to USPS) has chicks in the mail everyday. We have few hatcheries. All they do is incubate the eggs and the day the chicks are born they vaccinate them, box them up and hop! they go in the truck and are delivered to farms all over. I visited the hatchery that produces over 50% of the poultry in my province and Post Canada trucks are in their driveway at 6 every morning ready to deliver. That's when I understood how it was legal and necessary to allow this still.

    N.MM.D.N.MM.D.преди месец
  • Whoops biden won the election so I guess we can trust the postal service again No I do not believe the election was stolen Im just annoyed by the inconsistency

    Patoren 3gouPatoren 3gouпреди месец
  • The Post Office in my opinion sucks and has no understanding on how to get mail to the right party. It took 4 days to go from NC to Jersey City, NJ. then sent to Metro NY, set for 2 days the sent back to NJ, Newark. Stay in Newark for 2 days and now it's moving to somewhere. What the hell is going on? This is not the first time this has happen.

    Tony WaltersTony Waltersпреди месец
  • Denmark lost our postal service to Sweden Postnord that gouges people

    Rita TaylorRita Taylorпреди месец
  • 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 I love John Oliver

    HeyItsXoTinaHeyItsXoTinaпреди месец
  • Is it worthwhile to declare a national emergency for fema trailers or something of the sort be deployed? Possibly a way to have evictions removed or not reported? It's not fair to take a person's home its not fair to enact laws that are not enforceable. Would it be be deemed in the era of pandemic to declare an emergency use of housing fema? Or suggestions?

    Simon RossSimon Rossпреди месец
  • 12:24 A joke, criticizing a joke, by criticizing the joke he is holding.

    Jinx AdnixJinx Adnixпреди 2 месеца
  • John no mess, you guess, we gotta help the usps! Hire me

    Michael WhiteheadMichael Whiteheadпреди 2 месеца
  • I can't find the article but didn't trump once say he hated email and people should use the us postal service?

    Christopher KellyChristopher Kellyпреди 2 месеца
  • Did you save the UPS thanks to the 7 million viewers buying stamps?

    Austyn StuffAustyn Stuffпреди 2 месеца
  • I bet Jeremy Renner is wondering how he caught a stray bullet on an episode about the postal service

    GordonGEICOGordonGEICOпреди 2 месеца
  • what's the fed ex swastica joke?

    emily keaneemily keaneпреди 2 месеца
  • The American obsession with making everything for profit is sad and digusting

    Zugly MonsterZugly Monsterпреди 2 месеца
  • please upload high resolution picture of stay up late by brian swords, i'm want to use it as wallpaper for my computer, please please please. I love that painting.

    Saniya 666Saniya 666преди 2 месеца
  • I got FedEx, UPS, American Shipping Company

    Jay LeeJay Leeпреди 2 месеца
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    Lesiqa JeniLesiqa Jeniпреди 2 месеца
  • 2:00 can we just address the fact that you can MAIL BEES

    Aidan PhillipsAidan Phillipsпреди 2 месеца
  • Postal service in any country in the world is the best and least expensive option compared to private carriers like UPS, Fedex and DHL who are a bunch of ripoffs!

    Abraham Stephen JrAbraham Stephen Jrпреди 2 месеца
  • You think mailing live animals is weird? It used to be legal to mail people. I once read an article in Smithsonian Magazine where they interviewed a woman who, as a girl, had been mailed to her aunt for a visit, as it was cheaper than train-fare. She literally rode in the baggage car. Mailing people was outlawed somewhere around World War II.

    Fred BlonderFred Blonderпреди 2 месеца
  • Scuti is right. You could hire more postal workers and still get great delivery ON TIME. Why wait six days for mail delivery? Why not AM and PM service with letter carriers sorting and processing the AM run and then going home and the second shift delivering the PM run? The next shift sorts and processes and the first shift delivers the mail and the fourth shift works postal locations. Round the clock. 😒

    Aeri HeirslingAeri Heirslingпреди 2 месеца
  • And bees.... the USPS will mail live bees as well

    Jodie Lynne DevineJodie Lynne Devineпреди 2 месеца
  • Its the post office, its not a business. It doesnt “go broke” thats like saying the military is going broke. Ugh. No, its underfunded. Not going broke.

    Don RobertsonDon Robertsonпреди 2 месеца
  • It's like kneecapping an olympic marathon runner and then complaining about them being a bad athlete.

    Yellow Sn0wYellow Sn0wпреди 2 месеца
  • The thing is, my mother actually has an entire two sheets of the stamps. This is why i love her

    yearlygymnast 95yearlygymnast 95преди 3 месеца
  • John, I recently became a member of the Postal Service as is my father who has been working there for 22 years. This video slightly worried me when clicking on it because I was afraid of realizing my workplace was corrupt when in actuality it’s the opposite. Speaking from experience, it is a fantastic place to work, and I truly hope I can get some time there to let my dad retire because he has truly worked his tail off for over two decades. Thank you for bringing this to light and I genuinely hope this can garner some kind of change

    Fred OliveiraFred Oliveiraпреди 3 месеца
  • Um where the hell can i buy that rock

    Ling LingLing Lingпреди 3 месеца
  • "But real businesses can't lose billions every year." cough Uber cough -$8.5B net income last year

    Xinyi ChenXinyi Chenпреди 3 месеца
  • Makes me glad that "Doctor D" David Schultz once slapped that rat crap out of John Stossel.

    TheImpaler27TheImpaler27преди 3 месеца
  • "Real businesses can't lose billions every year." Sample of US government bailouts to "real" businesses: Bear Sterns: $29 billion Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac: $200 billion General Motors: $50 billion American Express: $3 billion Citigroup: $45 billion AIG: $67 billion

    AngelaMary31 AlisonAnnaDjAngelaMary31 AlisonAnnaDjпреди 3 месеца
  • Postman helps bury neighbourhood dogs...... 🤔 I have suspicion,

    kezkezпреди 3 месеца
  • Geese are demons, and you know it

    Amy BickettAmy Bickettпреди 3 месеца
  • I dont get it...Australian post office is hugely profitable...and how is USA post office not profitable...the answer is the government is trying to kill it thats why.

    Martin KjMartin Kjпреди 3 месеца
  • Omg what is Sierra on an episode of LWT ahahah love it

    Roses AndflourRoses Andflourпреди 3 месеца
  • Wait, wait, wait, wait, wait...so let me get this straight, the USPS is broke, which is a federal service, but the government would much rather bail out airlines and banks, rather than bail out an actual essential business that provides services to literally everyone...huh?

    heid showsheid showsпреди 3 месеца
  • I want "EAT SHIT BOB" stamps now.

    David KosterDavid Kosterпреди 3 месеца
  • All the big mail carriers would love a slice of bulk mail, extremely profitable but they all recoil in horror at providing a universal, low one cost service that the USPS provides.

    David KosterDavid Kosterпреди 3 месеца
  • 15 years, in 15 years America Will have A cloaps to some extend, maybe not nation ending, but enough for Them to get Theis finger out.

    Kris AKris Aпреди 3 месеца
  • John, I recently became a member of the Postal Service as is my father who has been working there for 22 years. This video slightly worried me when clicking on it because I was afraid of realizing my workplace was corrupt when in actuality it’s the opposite. Speaking from experience, it is a fantastic place to work, and I truly hope I can get some time there to let my dad retire because he has truly worked his tail off for over two decades. Thank you for bringing this to light and I genuinely hope this can garner some kind of change

    Llewellyn VannoteLlewellyn Vannoteпреди 3 месеца
  • I worked for USPS doing data entry about 5 years ago and found out how much of a mess it was then. They kept trying to recruit mail carriers but no one wanted to sell their soul and work 60-80 hours a week for not even 40 hours of pay. They are overworked and money is extremely mismanaged. They brag way too much about not using tax dollars since 1980. It's really so sad because if they went under, we'd all be fucked. People don't know all the services that they actually perform.

    ythoythoпреди 3 месеца
  • stamps.com is a part of, rather than competition to, the usps...? i thought it was the other way 'round...

    amy joyamy joyпреди 3 месеца
  • Fuck the usps. Privatize that shit. Private takeover let em buy it. Been losing money since forever. Johnny Oliver appeals to the uninformed.

    JC DentonJC Dentonпреди 3 месеца
  • Is John Oliver planning to recreate the 12 days of christmass through the USPS?

    kairon156kairon156преди 3 месеца
  • Stossel Fans Anonymous

    ShiahShiahпреди 3 месеца
  • You know its kinda funny, i read a lot of fantasy stories. some are better some are worse. But basicly you can, most of the time, extract some of the lessons in the fantasy world to improve the real world. But then again you here this Story here and its basicly Going Postal by Terry Pratched, sure you have no Golems and Banshees in the USA but the rest is basicly the same. For evryone how knows the story already, for the sake of comparison Trump is Gild (without his smarts), for evryone who does not know the Story i can only recommend it and the rest of TP. books.

    1st Morgoth1st Morgothпреди 3 месеца
  • Wait, wait, wait, wait, wait...so let me get this straight, the USPS is broke, which is a federal service, but the government would much rather bail out airlines and banks, rather than bail out an actual essential business that provides services to literally everyone...huh?

    Lonniea CheeksLonniea Cheeksпреди 3 месеца
  • Still needs to correct himself as the USPS is NOT apart of the federal government.

    Tunnel RatTunnel Ratпреди 3 месеца
    • United STATES Postal Service

      Kweldon3Kweldon3преди 3 месеца
    • @Kweldon3 It isn't tho

      Tunnel RatTunnel Ratпреди 3 месеца
    • It is tho

      Kweldon3Kweldon3преди 3 месеца
  • THEY CAN"T RAISE IT! THERE'S A FUCKING LAW YOU DUMB, DUMB MORON!

    nmkaspr Kasprowicznmkaspr Kasprowiczпреди 3 месеца
  • I missed the stamps, just another thing about 2020 I hate

    BobBobпреди 3 месеца
  • Prescient

    Jordan WallaceJordan Wallaceпреди 3 месеца
  • You should make a danberry Connecticut stamp lol

    George carrGeorge carrпреди 3 месеца
  • Dear Mr. Oliver, I find myself blown away by seeing, quite possibly for the 1st time in my life, a human being who ACTUALLY KNOWS the answer to the question 'why is this all happening' ... Teach us!

    1234androcknroll1234androcknrollпреди 4 месеца
  • Congress has FUBAR the postal service big time for a long time. It is congress that created the crazy accounting rule but also wont let prices rise to what is needed and also wont let tiny Post offices already near a bigger one close up.

    Brian JOnkerBrian JOnkerпреди 4 месеца
  • very bad service lost 4 parcels 3 of which I managed to find in a nearby warehouse 1 I can’t find a form where my parcel doesn’t load, terribly without responsibility who will answer where is my parcel for $ 65, the tracking says it was delivered but I didn't receive it !! why the status was delivered if you delivered it to some unknown where

    Andrew TikhonovAndrew Tikhonovпреди 4 месеца
  • Me: I'm immune to advertising USPS 80s commercial: Me: 👀👀👀 dino stamps? 💕💕💕👀👀👀

    Gray DetwilerGray Detwilerпреди 4 месеца
  • listen, john is almost always correct but when he called that mail lady a national treasure, he hit the nail on the goddamn head

    ナカナカナカナカпреди 4 месеца
  • These stupid micro naps are gonna save me unfortunately. And yea idk what the fjuck I was thinking

    Ty LTy Lпреди 4 месеца
  • stossel is a dipshit

    BillithekatBillithekatпреди 4 месеца
  • Dear Sir / Madam, My Order Tracking number: LZ680799518US On September 22, I bought an Item for my Uncle. When I Tracked the Item on USPS, tools.usps.com/go/TrackConfirmAction_input?tLabels=LZ680799518US it only states: Your package is moving within the USPS network and is on track to be delivered to its final destination. It is currently in transit to the next facility. I had been seeing this message for 3 weeks already and there has been no further Updates, I only see this Message. The USPS did not states Currently Where my Product is. Can you kindly Find Out for me: 1: Currently, Where Exactly is the Item ? It still has not arrive in Singapore since September 22. 2: When Would It Arrives in Singapore ? Please kindly reply to me as soon as possible. I look forward to receiving your reply soon. Thank you. From; Miss Estella Yeo

    Estella SkywalkerEstella Skywalkerпреди 4 месеца
  • Literally selling rocks.

    Solo Wing PixySolo Wing Pixyпреди 4 месеца
  • Omg I'm a stamp collector and nothing has ever made me want to collect stamps less than that ad.

    Sarah FloodSarah Floodпреди 4 месеца
  • :0 Sierra Schultzzie? In a Last Week Tonight video!? I wonder if she’s seen this 🤔

    In The MoonlightIn The Moonlightпреди 4 месеца
  • the biggest problem with email vs. the postal service is that you cant send a goose through email. 9:12

    Liam KellyLiam Kellyпреди 4 месеца
  • going bad meek mill

    Reshawn CrosslandReshawn Crosslandпреди 4 месеца
  • Oh my god, you don't have banking at the Post Office??

    MboMboпреди 4 месеца
  • Trump's ability to be incompetently wrong regarding so many things will never cease to amaze me.

    Kristen DievieteKristen Dievieteпреди 4 месеца
  • Okay just because the US is particularly good at capitalism doesnt mean we need to integrate it into ever aspect of our lives. Have you seen the extra fees from fedex and ups? Btw that I can get email claim is total bs. Most mail is now packages.

    Robassist88Robassist88преди 4 месеца
  • Wait why did they take away postal savings?

    AmethystEyesAmethystEyesпреди 4 месеца
  • This episode hits different after all the recent bullshit that's been going on.

    awesomecat42awesomecat42преди 5 месеца
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