Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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  • Published: 12 August 2019
  • John Oliver takes a look at the president of Turkmenistan, a dangerous autocrat with some notably strange obsessions.

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Comments • 12 601

  • Maciek Ryba
    Maciek Ryba  4 hours back

    Fucking funny american cocksuckers , fucking shit sponsored by ms..........

    • Alif Nurfakhri
      Alif Nurfakhri  7 hours back

      Probably one of the biggest flex on live tv in history

      • Advocatus Diaboli
        Advocatus Diaboli  8 hours back

        Thank you! Now I know a country called Turkmenistan exists.

        • Michael Mendiola
          Michael Mendiola  10 hours back

          He's right, those horses look JRHNBR

          • rgderen88
            rgderen88  20 hours back

            8:10 John Oliver is a furry confirmed

            • Jose Burgara
              Jose Burgara  1 days back

              Those targets are literally just Uncle Sams

              • Honkin' Bubba Fulton
                Honkin' Bubba Fulton  2 days back

                How did they get that cake in there?

                • Joe
                  Joe  2 days back

                  Just curious, who looks at this as a name for their kid and thinks, "yeah, that will make him popular." Then again, he basically owns a country and I don't so....

                  • verner5196
                    verner5196  2 days back

                    How about have a largest human- horse intercourse and send an RSVP. Ask him if he going to bring his own horse?

                    • Daniel Morris
                      Daniel Morris  2 days back

                      Obama: [does anything]
                      American Republicans: "Obama's a dictator!!"
                      Trump: [does anything]
                      American Democrats: "Trump's a dictator!!"
                      Actual dictators: [commit unspeakable crimes against humanity]
                      Americans: "Wait, who's that again?"

                      • RamboRamboRambo
                        RamboRamboRambo  2 days back

                        One of the women laughing sounds like the lady from Jaselnik standup show

                        • Mega Rayquaza911
                          Mega Rayquaza911  2 days back

                          Fuck GWR

                          • Paul TheSkeptic
                            Paul TheSkeptic  2 days back

                            John Oliver you're disgusting. You make it sound so cheap and tawdry. It wasn't like that. I... I mean he, bought her some lovely oats, only the best, we had a lovely ride in the moonlight, I slipped off her saddle before finally... heaven. It was completely consensual of course. It was beautiful and you're sick.

                            • Anne Homann
                              Anne Homann  3 days back

                              The only news show that i can always expect to do such ridiculous yet awesome and gunny things😂

                              • Kellan Borgstrom
                                Kellan Borgstrom  3 days back

                                Yeah, that guy is DEFINITELY a clopper.
                                If you dont know what that is, dont look it up, you'll keep your sanity.

                                • Jed Olson
                                  Jed Olson  3 days back

                                  who else clicked just to see what the title meant

                                  • Montesama314
                                    Montesama314  3 days back

                                    "I'm not a 9 year old about to testify in family court; why should I give a shit about the Guinness Book of World Records?"

                                    • Montesama314
                                      Montesama314  3 days back

                                      It's pretty telling that every authoritarian on the planet seems to be an insecure flabby old man.

                                      • Sapphire Riddles
                                        Sapphire Riddles  3 days back

                                        What im hearing here is that Turkmenistan would definitely lose a battle if their opponent used the legendary literal Trojan horse

                                        • DjMaffi
                                          DjMaffi  3 days back

                                          1:35 did Dom Mazzetti write this segment?

                                          • papagena589
                                            papagena589  3 days back

                                            Re: the horse obsession. I guess it is in the culture of central Asian men, remember they had a long relation with the nomadic/Mongolian tribes of central asia. After reading a lot about central Asia and Mongol history, I only started to understand how important horses have been in their traditional way of life. That kind of obsession can only show how much Genghis Khan's legacy influenced the region and the culture, and how 'medieval' it all seems up until quite recently...

                                            • Sydney Slaughter
                                              Sydney Slaughter  3 days back

                                              Obviously G.B. has just never graduated out of his teenage-girl-horse-phase. Odd, but there’s nothing wrong with that.

                                              • Evan Doyle
                                                Evan Doyle  4 days back

                                                Welp...someone grew up on Monty Python. Heh heh heh...this bit was genius.

                                                • kluangh1tam
                                                  kluangh1tam  4 days back

                                                  It was really the icing of the cake moment. Literally. Icings, cake.. all that shit..

                                                  • Kris Doyle
                                                    Kris Doyle  4 days back

                                                    This is actually one of my favorite episodes. Incredibly entertaining.

                                                    • Grayson Tartt
                                                      Grayson Tartt  4 days back

                                                      I’d watch Last Steed Tonight starring John Oliver The Horse

                                                      • UrpleSquirrel
                                                        UrpleSquirrel  4 days back

                                                        At first I reacted to John saying Berdimuhamedov likes horses to a weird degree by thinking "But it's the middle east, that's like saying a guy from Texas likes pickup trucks to a weird degree" and then we got a little farther.


                                                        Yeah, that guy is *too* into horses.

                                                        • Eric Smith
                                                          Eric Smith  4 days back

                                                          Is it weird to be in love with someone stictly for their comedic prowess? Because I am, and I'm a straight male. Idk how to feel.

                                                          • mendali
                                                            mendali  5 days back

                                                            was the cake good tho?

                                                            • Kyle W.
                                                              Kyle W.  5 days back

                                                              A French AA meeting Damn that's the smokiest place I could ever imagine

                                                              • Kyle W.
                                                                Kyle W.  5 days back

                                                                4:11 no bullet holes hahaha

                                                                • Morilin
                                                                  Morilin  5 days back

                                                                  Every single time I think you guys spent a ridiculous amount of money to do something hilariously stupid; you go out and break something else out even better.
                                                                  Slow clap John. Slow clap dude.
                                                                  You're awesome.

                                                                  • kuroro
                                                                    kuroro  6 days back

                                                                    Q: Why on earth is John Oliver pretending to give a shit about Turkmenistan?

                                                                    A: "The United States and Turkmenistan continue to disagree about the latter country's path toward democratic and economic reform. The United States has publicly advocated industrial privatization, market liberalization, and fiscal reform, as well as legal and regulatory reforms to open up the economy to foreign trade and investment, as the best way to achieve prosperity and true independence and sovereignty.

                                                                    Turkmenistan has an embassy in Washington, D.C.
                                                                    The United States embassy, USAID, and the Peace Corps are located in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan."
                                                                    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foreign_relations_of_Turkmenistan

                                                                    • Justin
                                                                      Justin  6 days back

                                                                      I don't know who loves horses more? Berdimuhamedov or Tina Belcher?

                                                                      • Justin
                                                                        Justin  3 days back

                                                                        Well Tina does dream about them and has an imaginary one as a friend

                                                                      • Cvetochek Cvetnikov
                                                                        Cvetochek Cvetnikov  3 days back

                                                                        Stupid question..Berdimuhamedov of course

                                                                    • Jayne Strange
                                                                      Jayne Strange  6 days back

                                                                      Who else think John Oliver could out-lift Berdimuhamedov?

                                                                      • regina jerusalemsky
                                                                        regina jerusalemsky  6 days back

                                                                        And THAT IS ALL FOLKS!!..and that's all..too bad that that's not "all..and done.." for America..say..why was Clinton EMPEACHED again..?

                                                                        • No
                                                                          No  6 days back

                                                                          You also forgot this show as one of the worst things in this world.

                                                                          • twfchamp02
                                                                            twfchamp02  6 days back

                                                                            I roared when he asked,” Who wants some fucking cake?”
                                                                            Then seeing that cake. Bravo John.
                                                                            Bravo.

                                                                            • The Crow
                                                                              The Crow  7 days back

                                                                              I really want to see the recording when they submit their budget request

                                                                              • skrahnha
                                                                                skrahnha  7 days back

                                                                                this guy is literally a Tropico game. there is a level where you have to collect a bunch of world records

                                                                                • Hilfigertout
                                                                                  Hilfigertout  1 weeks back

                                                                                  “The world's largest marble cake was made for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, for an episode on Turkmenistan's authoritarian president Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow. It is a at 600 sq/ft cake featuring an edible image of Berdimuhamedow falling off a horse, with a marble-textured frame and red trimmings. According to Oliver, Guinness World Records, which was criticized in the episode for its relations with authoritarian regimes, refused to certify the record unless the show signed a contract prohibiting it from criticizing the company. The cake was presented on 11 August 2019 and shared with the show's audience, with the remains going to City Harvest.”

                                                                                  -Wikipedia’s article on “Marble Cake.”

                                                                                  • John Buying
                                                                                    John Buying  1 weeks back

                                                                                    I worked in Turkmenistan, everybody thinks they are in the 2%

                                                                                    • MAC AND CHEESE
                                                                                      MAC AND CHEESE  1 weeks back

                                                                                      I would guess the constant obsession with portraying him as “physically fit” is best said by CGP Grey. “If people even get an inkling of you being sick or not well, it is almost a guarantee they are planning your replacement.”

                                                                                    • Cinematic Series Gaming

                                                                                      I really love how HBO agrees to pay for all John Oliver's shenanigans. It's beautiful!

                                                                                      • FortuneWookie
                                                                                        FortuneWookie  1 weeks back

                                                                                        i want to see the behind the scenes footage of how they made and transported that cake :)))

                                                                                        • S S
                                                                                          S S  1 weeks back

                                                                                          We call him Turkmenator 😀

                                                                                          • Cora Eshere
                                                                                            Cora Eshere  1 weeks back

                                                                                            This video got more views than there are people in Turkmenistan

                                                                                            • 3DFX _
                                                                                              3DFX _  1 weeks back

                                                                                              All that CO2, is that coming from someone vaping while he's playing the guitar? hehehe. 2nd hand smoke is deadly.