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  • Torie Mosdal
    Torie Mosdal21 time siden

    Anyone else notice the wolf plate?

  • agentchuck2
    agentchuck221 time siden

    Yeah everyone, grow up! Ballooning debt under the democrats is clearly going to be a good thing for you and the future! I mean, it was awful under the other party, but this is clearly 'good' debt.

  • 37Dionysos
    37Dionysos21 time siden

    I went bankrupt after 6 years' teaching at an Ivy League university (which made record profits in that time and fortified its financial offices). I was among the last people discharged from debt before GOP changed the laws to benefit the wealthy (and direct school loans were not covered). Bankruptcy was created to help entrepeneurs get out from under failures not their fault: GOP made that impossible for average people and used their taxes to bail out criminal banks. As I left court, a bank agent handed me credit card applications: I was a "good risk" because I couldn't file again for 7 years.

  • cybernerd adnan
    cybernerd adnan21 time siden

    "I DECLARE BAANKRUPTCYYYY" - Michael Scott

  • JC Bluntch
    JC Bluntch21 time siden

    Biden sounds like a dyed in the wool corporate republican.

  • Kml Art
    Kml Art21 time siden

    And all we can talk about is race relations when we have bigger issues clearly. Maybe the rich media want us to look over there not overhear. Unaffordable healthcare, poverty, unafordable wages, union busting etc. If we dealt with some of those issues we would all get along better.

  • Calie-Anne Caz
    Calie-Anne Caz21 time siden

    I’ll never understand how governments always give tax cuts to the richest ppl and over tax the lowest earners? Wouldn’t it be a lot smarter to tax the top 10% of earners 2% of their earnings then to tax the lowest earners 20% (just estimating pls don’t fact check just making a point)I’m sure the 2% from rich ppls pockets would likely be a lot less noticeable by the tax payer and the government would be making way more then they would taxing the lowest earners 20% and they (the lowest earners) will feel it a lot harder then the top 10% will. Can someone in economics do the math cuz I do t see how no one sees this the only reason i can think of is they (the government) don’t want to Piss off their friends 🤯🤬

  • BIG GUY SIMPLE PRODUCTIONS
    BIG GUY SIMPLE PRODUCTIONS21 time siden

    Well somebody please sponsor me to fucking fix this some people are going to die

  • Sadis MyBag
    Sadis MyBag21 time siden

    I prefer my propaganda with an English accent.

  • Samuel Alejandro Abarca Baltazar
    Samuel Alejandro Abarca Baltazar21 time siden

    Thank you for this. Always illuminating the world with your unique sense of humor and wit.

  • Anggun Soracca Jaya
    Anggun Soracca Jaya21 time siden

    I will come back to watch when I have the time

  • my dad hits me
    my dad hits me21 time siden

    The moment you realize John Oliver’s choices of suit and tie were solely driven by his desire to look like the cartoon lawyer at 14:30

  • Cat L
    Cat L21 time siden

    I really hate to be that person but....12:57, I believe the correct plural version of octopus is octopuses. Octopus is derived from Greek not Latin. I will show myself out....☺️

  • Logan Walker
    Logan Walker21 time siden

    "Maybe he's an idiot." I needed that

  • Vinista
    Vinista21 time siden

    11:20 -- OMG, I just watched "Magnolia"! Last week, Seth Meyers made a Glengarry Glen Ross reference right after I had watched that movie. What movie should I watch next, so that Stephen Colbert can refer to it? 😏

  • BIG GUY SIMPLE PRODUCTIONS
    BIG GUY SIMPLE PRODUCTIONS21 time siden

    Credit counseling service was online website 30 minutes $45 absolutely stupid simple waste of money

  • OC M
    OC M21 time siden

    IF THIS MAN SAYS "MOVING ON" ONE MORE TIME I WILL EXPLODE

  • Jack Boots
    Jack Boots21 time siden

    Suze Orman is a total fraudster.

  • Michael Brandse
    Michael Brandse21 time siden

    Ever since Trump lost and John went back to his usual thing, I have been noticing something. ...just *how* broken is America, really?

  • Arturo Perez Acosta
    Arturo Perez Acosta21 time siden

    As a mexican let me say this: Do you guys have unemployment benefits??? :(

  • Jacob Emerick
    Jacob Emerick21 time siden

    Now you all see the reasons not to use credit cards.

  • degen83
    degen8321 time siden

    Fake news. Why not talk about Maxine Water and the Democrats' repeated calls for violence tho?

  • juan campos
    juan campos21 time siden

    To imagine, some of my friends were telling me to go bankrupt. I am glad I didn't. I went from paying 18 credit cards, to down to four credit cards in two years. Hopefully God willing, I will done paying them off next year.

  • DuhIdiot
    DuhIdiot21 time siden

    Disheartening but unsurprising to hear younger Biden parroting the right-wing big lie that the extra economic weight the moderately poor man feels is mostly from a poorer man's hand on his ankle and not a richer man's shoe on his head.

  • jello hunter7
    jello hunter721 time siden

    This argument makes the point that debt is an investment in schools/infrastructure, while completely ignoring that a large part of government spending is entitlements and the military.

  • 4vediotube
    4vediotube21 time siden

    Ironically, it’s the addiction to buying unnecessary things that drives the bankruptcy laws.

  • SneakySprinklez
    SneakySprinklez21 time siden

    Anyways this is another reason why personal finance should be a required class in every highschool so ppl know this studf while our system still sucks

  • PATRIOTIC FERVOR
    PATRIOTIC FERVOR21 time siden

    damnit John stop taking breaks! Just give me videos of cute owls being clever all of next week or something....

  • Roc D
    Roc D21 time siden

    John Oliver is such a whiney nerd 😂

  • L H
    L H21 time siden

    I mean look at Trump for example, he filed 6 times of bankruptcy in his life so far, is it really that shameful?

  • Peter Ilisituk
    Peter Ilisituk21 time siden

    It amazes me that John Oliver didn't talk about the South Seas bubble debt.

  • Rogue Sample
    Rogue Sample21 time siden

    Definitely was expecting the comparison to Harold Ramis for the bankruptcy attorney

  • Chris Garchar
    Chris Garchar21 time siden

    @11:26 The Oscar goes to... John Oliver!

  • BIG GUY SIMPLE PRODUCTIONS
    BIG GUY SIMPLE PRODUCTIONS21 time siden

    Bankruptcy number one... Work injury workers comp failed lawsuit failed bankruptcy. Bankruptcy number 2 10 years later brain injury divorce medical bills unemployed I was in med school bankruptcy guess what those fucking student loans are still waiting for me after 13 months I'm starting to rebuild my credit again if I want to abuse it I could but I'm not because that's stupid I'm barely hanging on by my fucking fingernails I would like to see Chuck grassley hung up by his nut sack for his participation in the bankruptcy bill that excludes student loans

  • Theodore Manthovani
    Theodore Manthovani21 time siden

    When capitalism run rampant and corrupt government, can government control business?

  • Xi Xie
    Xi Xie21 time siden

    List of the rich and famous who filed bankruptcy please..

  • Flag Man
    Flag Man21 time siden

    It’s a crime to get into bankruptcy in the UAE 🇦🇪

  • William Allende
    William Allende21 time siden

    Everyone must thank Chaney's bitch for signing the law.

  • Jeremy Armstrong
    Jeremy Armstrong21 time siden

    Texas Instruments 84 plus is obviously the best graphing calculator

  • Fight For Freedom!
    Fight For Freedom!21 time siden

    Patient abuse by nursing assistants is rampant. Years ago, I witnessed a nigerian asst repeatedly hit an old lady for pooping in her diaper. To get welfare-queens off welfare, they push them to become CNA's. And in those programs, no one fails. Nursing homes will not report an abusive CNA because the patient's family could sue. They simply fire the employee.

  • T M
    T M21 time siden

    Ugh, I know Trump sucks, but god I wish it hadn't been Biden either

  • Johnny Di Donna
    Johnny Di Donna21 time siden

    That 2005 Bankruptcy Bill was hand written by the credit card agencies themselves and handed off to the 110th Congress. That was when they said screw you to Biblical usury charge laws, and jacked up their late fees to an obscene 29%. I love a country that is so hot on Jesus when it comes to wedding cakes, but when it comes to money, they're just like screw that dirty hippie and His smart ass dad.

  • Mike Broughton
    Mike Broughton21 time siden

    He knew if he mentioned BTS he would have to do it in a positive way or an army of psycho children would try and ruin his life....

  • Paul Long
    Paul Long21 time siden

    Does anyone else think that John dressed in a black jacket, white shirt and red tie to look more like the cartoon him?

  • AwkwardKnob
    AwkwardKnob21 time siden

    Man, that clip of Uncle Joe hit hard, but let's not play games here. The alternative this last go-around was a literal fascist-wannabe, so, again, here we are. But OOOOF.

  • Videoviewer
    Videoviewer22 timer siden

    US is the worst first world country

  • Josh Swanstrom
    Josh Swanstrom22 timer siden

    Masters of global affairs?

  • Jeremy Whittaker
    Jeremy Whittaker22 timer siden

    Magnolia is one of my all time favorite films. I watched this episode in my room by myself and clapped out loud when he finished delivering her tirade

  • Guzwar
    Guzwar22 timer siden

    That poor polar bear.

  • Haraldr Haldefjürd
    Haraldr Haldefjürd22 timer siden

    thank fuck I wasnt born in the US

  • alexiane250
    alexiane25022 timer siden

    "we are worried about the children's future" says the party that is AGGRESSIVELY against anything to stop / reverse climate change

  • Katie Rush
    Katie Rush22 timer siden

    I had to file after the housing bust in 2008. Cost me more to file for bankruptcy than it did to get divorced! Lol to be fair it was mutual, and we had no “assets” so it costed $300 for that divorce. lol but $1500 just to get started on bankruptcy proceedings.

  • despairedboy
    despairedboy22 timer siden

    Now we know where 45 learnt how to pronounce Chyena, as always, it all comes back to Sarah Palin.

  • InFamaz74
    InFamaz7422 timer siden

    BRUH. Johnny O. got no chill for kids making wishes to be big, YOU heard the man gtfo his void already

  • jimmb06
    jimmb0622 timer siden

    "Its often caused by bad luck, unavoidable situations like job loss, divorce, medical issues" These are very rarely just bad luck. John Oliver sending a bad message.

  • Dong Harvey
    Dong Harvey22 timer siden

    Fuck Indianapolis, I'd like to have a future

  • Harrison
    Harrison22 timer siden

    I’m well on my way to personal bankruptcy, but I’ll take a 12 month vacation to Panama first, 🇵🇦

  • Ian h
    Ian h22 timer siden

    "Your an idiot" Haha, checkmate mr genius!!

  • ike Fizz
    ike Fizz22 timer siden

    Is this supposed to be funny

  • Thomas Strome
    Thomas Strome22 timer siden

    Motivate those Writers to write your revenge rant.

  • Markus Leyer
    Markus Leyer22 timer siden

    I mean... call me heartless, but if your student loans come from you choosing a degree that you know will not pay you shit after graduating, or simply going to college for the paper, then it is your own fault, that simple. Why not just learn to be an electrician, or plumber, work under someone, then open your own business, you earn way more than the majority of college graduates. It is not excuse if someone goes and studies gender studies, or history for some hundreds of thousands of dollars and then is surprised they can‘t pay it back and being shamed for it.

  • CMike44
    CMike4422 timer siden

    Crazy how many of the issues in America today came from a law that Joe Biden either wrote or massively supported. Policing, bankruptcy, Healthcare, student loans, etc.

  • Shelly Justice
    Shelly Justice22 timer siden

    Republicans have memory loss of Bush's useless and extremely expensive wars... the only place that FBI said was where the planned 9/11 attacks came from was Saudi Arabia.... but the Bush's love Saudi so much, they attacked other nations that had never hurt anyone... because people wanted justice immediately.... they trained soldiers to just kill kill kill... they killed fucking civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan for no fucking reason!! Why would Bush punish bin Laden??? He was his business partner!! After 9/11 , Bush immediately chartered all Bin Laden living in the USA and flew them all back to Saudi Arabia for their protection??? -- on taxpayers money to boot.

  • milan-hoi
    milan-hoi22 timer siden

    Surely you wouldn't fuck a car in the charging port.

  • Colin Moore
    Colin Moore22 timer siden

    Saw you were gonna be on Color the Spectrum with Mark Rober.

  • NB_Knight
    NB_Knight22 timer siden

    "that sounds like something that's gonna take about 3 pages of your notes app" thats GOLD

  • Marian Topham
    Marian Topham22 timer siden

    “You know where you’re gonna spend your Valentine’s Day? On the toilet.” She’s amazing! 😂

  • Attorney Random
    Attorney Random22 timer siden

    this dude needs some real legal education, the real bankruptcy work is chapter 11 (occasionally chapter 7 too) and is done by elite firms like Davis Polk, Weil, PaulWeiss or Kirkland. law firms are not the source of your problem.

  • Eugene S
    Eugene S22 timer siden

    Maybe "students" should be educated about how student loans work, in school, instead of acting like a victim for them being gullible idiots? The exact same system that failed to educate you, also fucked you, at a certain point, maybe look elsewhere and stop excusing it.

  • Thomas Strome
    Thomas Strome22 timer siden

    Sounds like a Comedian is jealous?

  • Carlo ReubenVonGerkin
    Carlo ReubenVonGerkin22 timer siden

    Did anyone even notice that when talking about student debt the news story was actually about a white girl but when it came time to portray a diploma as something that could protect you from the rain they switched to a picture of a black girl?

  • Stephen Seegmiller
    Stephen Seegmiller22 timer siden

    Know who else gets screwed by bankruptcy? Individuals listed as creditors to the people that go bankrupt. We got shafted. Hard.

  • ToudaHell
    ToudaHell22 timer siden

    I've got a post grad in environmental sciences. I'm a bookkeeper now because I'm so tired of all this bullshit.

  • V. Anastasiya S.
    V. Anastasiya S.22 timer siden

    Yeah as an actual sexologist , grossman's statement is completely disgusting. The police force in America is using acts deemed illegal by the freaking geneva convention which is absolutely horrifying.

  • ad meliora
    ad meliora22 timer siden

    the more furry jokes the less i think theyre jokes 🤔

  • DONTworryIgotTHIS
    DONTworryIgotTHIS22 timer siden

    IMO she's not wrong, if they haven't had a sudden medical expense people shouldn't be fucking 50k in the hole. Like how do you have that much debt?

  • Cameron Chidester
    Cameron Chidester22 timer siden

    you can thank big government for class wars. shrink government power.

  • Jeremy Umpleby
    Jeremy Umpleby22 timer siden

    Ultimately Dan was right. BTC is at 60k at the time of writing this comment. Hopefully he's not celebrating with Beef Gurewitch. I've heard about it, and I want no part of it.

  • Paul Stehlik
    Paul Stehlik22 timer siden

    Love Britney

  • Debbie Erceg
    Debbie Erceg22 timer siden

    Uighurs are human and people victimised by China. Look China wake up we are humans and as a western world human to hear that this is still happening in your country it's sickening and who decides to do these acts has mental health. It's cruel it's wicked. Well I'm a kiwi and if you know what we as humans act and doesn't matter what race we are we are taught to be kind and giving and loving and we are equal we share with others. That's God's way and I pray for you all to change. Just very sad what you do to Uighur woman. Disgraceful.