Meatpacking: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Publicēšanas datums 21 feb 2021
Skatījumi 5 563 031
1 538

The pandemic has thrown into high relief some of the longstanding issues surrounding working conditions in meatpacking facilities. John Oliver explains why greater oversight is needed, and how we can go about getting it.
Connect with Last Week Tonight online...
Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight LVchannels channel for more almost news as it almost happens: lvchannels.info
Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook like your mom would: lastweektonight
Follow us on Twitter for news about jokes and jokes about news: lastweektonight
Visit our official site for all that other stuff at once: www.hbo.com/lastweektonight

LastWeekTonight
komentāri   
  • Juan Contreras

    Juan Contreras

    Pirms 41 minūtes

    Nothing about Biden?? You are a Joke!!!

  • L Lamoy

    L Lamoy

    Pirms 44 Minūtes

    I started working at one of these companies because of covid in Canada overall so far its not as bad but I haven't been working there that long so ............ idk

  • Chistian White

    Chistian White

    Pirms Stundas

    Why is milk the reason the family pet became possessed?

  • Rosannexo1 Cantubpp7

    Rosannexo1 Cantubpp7

    Pirms Stundas

    The crowded actress psychophysically smell because attention ultrascructurally settle against a frequent cardigan. annoyed, unique signature

  • Jojo Toto

    Jojo Toto

    Pirms 2 Stundām

    American dream looks more like American nightmare ... These greedy companies want to grab more more money .These CEOs have workers' blood on their hands ...It's almost the same nightmare in European call centers and in European telecom companies

  • Vladinek Januška

    Vladinek Januška

    Pirms 3 Stundām

    American capitalism is fcked up game. People working on low positions are basicly slaves. No rights, no value, no future.

  • nathanial merwin

    nathanial merwin

    Pirms 5 Stundām

    The painstaking play july replace because lycra relatedly jam down a delirious clef. irritating, vulgar car

  • Yang Daily - Andrew Yang News podcast

    Yang Daily - Andrew Yang News podcast

    Pirms 6 Stundām

    It is disgusting. And it's all a result of our reliance on employment for survival income creating a lever for employers to exploit workers. Go through the issues presented in this video and ask yourself, how much of this would be happening if people had a #UBI providing enough to meet their basic needs, unconditionally? Would these workers put up with this treatment? Or would they refuse such working conditions, because they can afford to, thus forcing the employers to do better? Regulations can only ever mitigate the problems created by poverty. Only eliminating poverty entirely solves these issues and so many more.

  • rckblzr12

    rckblzr12

    Pirms 6 Stundām

    Is there a legit reason why the plants put out so much food? Seems like a lot of it goes to waste in supermarkets.

  • Ak

    Ak

    Pirms 7 Stundām

    6:24 lmao ironic

  • Liana H

    Liana H

    Pirms 7 Stundām

    He did an upton sinclair's the jungle 100 years later

  • John Alexander Singleton

    John Alexander Singleton

    Pirms 8 Stundām

    yeah well you've never been to a casino then, prudes. Cancel the chicken nugget order, stat

  • SpaceViking

    SpaceViking

    Pirms 10 Stundām

    America slipping down the slope. Sad.

  • Jake Skelington

    Jake Skelington

    Pirms 10 Stundām

    I used to hang off every word this dude said. He's just like every other media outlet. Half the truth, half misleading information. Not necessarily a lie, just misleading.
    On that note, this is all unfortunately very true, but doesn't describe the half of it...

  • n3rdm4n

    n3rdm4n

    Pirms 12 Stundām

    > a product that is wildly popular in this country
    Watching woke people trying to sound smart?

  • mydoggotshavedtoday

    mydoggotshavedtoday

    Pirms 12 Stundām

    There is no way around what we have to do:
    1) Pay more for meat
    2) EAT LESS MEAT
    I have been vegan for 4 years. You all don't need to go vegan, but we absolutely have to decentralize this industry. This is not new information, come on..Eat less meat, shop locally at farmers markets (if possible), vote/ communicate on/ with local politicians, and have the difficult conversations. Change happens slowly

  • Ant Circus

    Ant Circus

    Pirms 12 Stundām

    This is what happens when you have an almost completely ununionized workforce and if they have a union it's too weak to do anything.

  • Numinous Nihil

    Numinous Nihil

    Pirms 13 Stundām

    Waiting for libertarians to wax about how free markets will set us free

  • Michael Johanson

    Michael Johanson

    Pirms 13 Stundām

    11:10 bathroom looking like the weeknd halftime show

  • Wedding DJ Rob Soundz

    Wedding DJ Rob Soundz

    Pirms 14 Stundām

    Or we could fix our broken food system altogether and move towards more plant-based, which is not only healthier, more just and better for our struggling planet but which would solve the problems explained in this video as a mere side-effect.

  • Manvir Singh

    Manvir Singh

    Pirms 14 Stundām

    I've been following you for years!!!!! When would you make a video about farmer protests in India? Ignore if you already have :)

  • Johnny_Island

    Johnny_Island

    Pirms 15 Stundām

    Automated machines can build cars but can't pack meat?

  • Some Guy From The Internet

    Some Guy From The Internet

    Pirms 16 Stundām

    The show has always been preachy and extremely biased, but since the doing it in the void bit...it has been worse, to a point I can't even watch anymore. Maybe this clip talking about something that isn't Trump and republicans is a sign the show is going back to being more informative instead of just another show of people's angry opinions.

    • Vergin Meats

      Vergin Meats

      Pirms 9 Stundām

      The don’t

  • jonescity

    jonescity

    Pirms 17 Stundām

    Even though this was a somber subject there was soooo many opportunities for Adam Driver jokes here...I was half expecting it.

  • Zakkuya

    Zakkuya

    Pirms 17 Stundām

    The industry that treats lives as a product doesn't care about its workers?? Whaaat??? I'm all for John's suggestions of strongly regulating these factories, but realistically, this industry needs to lose its subsidies and fade out.

  • Joan Harrison

    Joan Harrison

    Pirms 18 Stundām

    Thank you, John Oliver, for bringing the evils of meatpacking to light. For more information on meatpacking, including what the animals suffer leading up to it, read Prisoned Chickens, Poisoned Eggs: An Inside Look at the Modern Poultry Industry, by Karen Davis, and Slaughterhouse, by Gail A. Eisnitz.

  • Richard Kuklinski

    Richard Kuklinski

    Pirms 18 Stundām

    “Meatpacking” is what John Oliver does with other men every night.

  • Moon Memento

    Moon Memento

    Pirms 18 Stundām

    it's totally our country.

  • Nob ody

    Nob ody

    Pirms 18 Stundām

    Batheooms: u go before u start work and on ur break even if u dont have to go. That's how u train ur body when it's time to go.
    Hands hurt: take some tylenol. Construction works always hurt. That's what we do.

  • Harmony Mitcham

    Harmony Mitcham

    Pirms 19 Stundām

    I would never work a job that didnt allow you time to go to the bathroom, its ridiculous that people allow this, I understand the need for money but honestly its not worth it, your safety and health is more important.

  • thecraftycreeper

    thecraftycreeper

    Pirms 19 Stundām

    I'm in Iowa and I'm disgusted at Tysons for this and also I'm surprised i did not hear about this sooner and the reason i am so disgusted is not only the behavior but also since pork incredibly important to Iowa since it is the corn and pork state and this behavior in a pork packing factory is unacceptable especially in Iowa

  • Steven Evans

    Steven Evans

    Pirms 21 Stundas

    GOD BLESS AMERICA

  • George State

    George State

    Pirms 21 Stundas

    16:21.. now fore real.. how the fuck can a funeral cost more than 15k USD or whatereve the fk currency you want to convert to ?!?!?!

  • BanXxX69

    BanXxX69

    Pirms 21 Stundas

    05:39 I think I just lost my faith in humanity knowing these things are already happening in a 2nd world country...

  • Luis Tarantini

    Luis Tarantini

    Pirms 22 Stundām

    I dont know who unironically would watch this clown.

  • Drops2cents

    Drops2cents

    Pirms 23 Stundām

    Gee, that guinea pig acts quite like my two toms when they're playfully fighting and chasing each other on the lawn around our house! :-)

  • BanefulLeaf x

    BanefulLeaf x

    Pirms dienas

    Thank God I'm not from the States😖

  • BanefulLeaf x

    BanefulLeaf x

    Pirms dienas

    When a company says we're family, RUN!

  • Tharun Sonti

    Tharun Sonti

    Pirms dienas

    No surprise that an industry that commodifies animal life for profit cares little for the lives of its human employees. Treating them as disposable inputs. While pretending they're "family".. An abusive family.
    This is why I switched to eating plants
    . Preserve your humanity and conscience.

  • Emma Sayers

    Emma Sayers

    Pirms dienas

    Disclaimer: I'm a vegetarian with vegan leanings. I am not against people eating meat, per se, but I am definitely against animal death camps and related processes. Clearly, it is bad for the animals, that's a no-brainer, but rather than wanting to point my finger at meat eaters, I would invite them to get their meat produce from more ethical sources. Sure, it will be more expensive, but less meat in your diet is healthier for you and better for the environment and ultimately better for the demographics that end up in the squalid jobs (faux slavery) shown here.

  • Kyle Knight

    Kyle Knight

    Pirms dienas

    John Oliver is garbage.

    • Cdsnz 23

      Cdsnz 23

      Pirms 23 Stundām

      Ok? why did you feel the need to leave this comment instead of just not watching his videos

    • Kyle Knight

      Kyle Knight

      Pirms 23 Stundām

      @Anurag Chakraborty i used to like his segments but his comedy just dont do it anymore unfortunately. Idk just my opinion

    • Anurag Chakraborty

      Anurag Chakraborty

      Pirms dienas

      Why? This video doesn't have much of a political side to it.

  • Fakn Lars

    Fakn Lars

    Pirms dienas

    The US = 3rd world

  • Meban Kharkongor

    Meban Kharkongor

    Pirms dienas

    You can replace the owl with John Oliver's picture and no one would even know the difference 😂

  • Laine La Cava

    Laine La Cava

    Pirms dienas

    The comedy writing on this show has really gone to shit, but the content is still interesting....even if nothing will ever change.

  • Ethan Bondick

    Ethan Bondick

    Pirms dienas

    The beautiful brand unpredictably whip because tail splenomegaly clap an a proud wasp. immense, tan rugby

  • Frank Zhu

    Frank Zhu

    Pirms dienas

    The educated rate lovely bounce because helen postoperatively bump in a damaging cord. unhealthy, wary ikebana

  • Linda John

    Linda John

    Pirms dienas

    Shit just left me speechless. Just.. wtf.

  • Velvet Thunder

    Velvet Thunder

    Pirms dienas

    I won't stay in a company if my boss starts the speech with ' we are a family'. No I am not, I am here for money. 🤷🏻

  • Bee V

    Bee V

    Pirms dienas

    I just wanted to say it was a sad move to feature the old man dying of covid just to push your point. Really low. The man must have been close to 80 already, just to feature him to push your cause. So low. Not funny at all.

  • Bee V

    Bee V

    Pirms dienas

    Is this still a comedy show?

  • Mamanicole I

    Mamanicole I

    Pirms dienas

    I thought slavery was abolished in America 155 years ago?
    Some world leader😧😧😧😧😧😧

  • Pearl The Spinster

    Pearl The Spinster

    Pirms dienas

    I stopped eating tyson back in 2009. It always made my stomach upset and i just think that chicken should not be that big. One chicken breast can be cut into 4, or if you are really hungry 2. No matter how much you season it tasted like rubbery crap.

  • Wayne Tan

    Wayne Tan

    Pirms dienas

    Do a segment on teacher’s union!

  • Sekai

    Sekai

    Pirms dienas

    i watch this what can we do? instead of bozos storming the capital for stupid reasons storm the capital for reasons like this!

  • SemiEinstein

    SemiEinstein

    Pirms dienas

    John! Please cover the Myanmar situation, we all need to hear about it

  • Agnes Burton

    Agnes Burton

    Pirms dienas

    The humdrum tyvek understandably heat because cyclone simplistically murder round a entertaining beret. defective, cuddly oil

  • DeepFried OhioGravy

    DeepFried OhioGravy

    Pirms dienas

    I'm glad to see that our gov't changed so much ever since Upton Sinclair wrote about the horrors of the meat-packing industry in 1904...
    What...? Oh...
    Nevermind...

  • Sandy Diller

    Sandy Diller

    Pirms dienas

    Grateful that a horrendous colonoscopy 14 years ago made me go plant-based. I got to thinking about fast food. What if meat cost, say $50 for 1/4 lb of whatever? Then the very people who can’t afford to have Type ll Diabetes, heart disease, etc. would find that eating whole-food-plant-based 99% of the time would eliminate those diseases. Three films (no judgement!!!) I’d recommend include “What the Health,” “The Game Changers,” and “Forks Over Knives.”

  • 1844junkercars

    1844junkercars

    Pirms dienas

    Foo

  • sasquatchize

    sasquatchize

    Pirms dienas

    Sounds too much like my current factory job making FUCKING hot tubs/spas

  • Trinity Hope

    Trinity Hope

    Pirms dienas

    The mean picture eventually load because nerve functionally sprout save a imported football. chunky, next son

  • HohHoch

    HohHoch

    Pirms dienas

    I feel like there's a whole book about this...

  • Bass Little

    Bass Little

    Pirms dienas

    There has to be a Democrat in office for this guy to talk about the things that matter. Glad he is back I can finally watch this show again

  • GreenDanGerman

    GreenDanGerman

    Pirms dienas

    That's why my hard earned money isn't going to the meat industry anymore. I want plant-based companies to thrive and create alternative no-risk jobs for those people.

  • BigPiece Gaming

    BigPiece Gaming

    Pirms dienas

    Nothing will happen

  • Gerhard Adler

    Gerhard Adler

    Pirms dienas

    Anything that has to do with meat is disgusting. Be it breeding, slaughter, packaging or whatever. All good reasons to stop eating meat.

  • Johan Kramer

    Johan Kramer

    Pirms dienas

    10:40
    that guy looks like the whitest whitey mcWhitey Racist ever born on this Planet. and his Company is called "PILGRIMS PRIDE"??? wooooooowwww

  • TheEngineered

    TheEngineered

    Pirms dienas

    Incoming dick joke

  • ExtremeTurtle

    ExtremeTurtle

    Pirms dienas

    That’s strange I do commercial roofing and any safety rule broken is 130k fine. We just had a guy fall of a roof. 40 feet. He broke both his arms and a few ribs. We got fined 150k

  • Phoenix

    Phoenix

    Pirms dienas

    I've said it before and will say it again: if your place of work uses the exact same indoctrination language as a murder-suicide cult, ala "family", GET OUT. They will work you to death with no regard for anything except their own company's appearance.

  • MrBogus213

    MrBogus213

    Pirms dienas

    I live in the county in which the JBS plant is located. The vast majority of citizens here are absolutely brainwashed by the republican lie machine and their corporate overlords. It's genuinely sad and terrifying.

  • sead facic

    sead facic

    Pirms dienas

    Oh crap Jaime! Not you too?!??! Stop acting like you have live audience and start beiing your self. Just stop. Please.

  • Jon Public

    Jon Public

    Pirms dienas

    Only the oligarchs will be able to eat real meat. The rest of us will eat processed soldier fly protein (maggots) or estrogen-saturated "Impossible Burgers" to neuter us. Welcome to the Reset.

  • B b

    B b

    Pirms dienas

    All because of illegals

    • Has the High Ground

      Has the High Ground

      Pirms dienas

      If I may ask how?

  • Cyrus Wu

    Cyrus Wu

    Pirms dienas

    costco should kick tyson products

  • pevitzachast

    pevitzachast

    Pirms dienas

    Thank you God this episode was not more social justice bullshit.

    • Has the High Ground

      Has the High Ground

      Pirms 22 Stundām

      @PB & J a lot of people don’t understand what social justice mean and believe it to just be “those crazy leftist Karen’s” social justice is just treating people humanely and abiding by societal standards.

    • PB & J

      PB & J

      Pirms 22 Stundām

      As if calling out meat packing plants, for treating people inhumanely, isn't social justice

    • Has the High Ground

      Has the High Ground

      Pirms dienas

      Well that’s his thing this what you’re watching now is social justice.

  • davidveale24

    davidveale24

    Pirms dienas

    wow what a third world country

  • Zachary Andrew

    Zachary Andrew

    Pirms dienas

    I aimed for public's heart and hit it in the stomach.
    Upton Sinclair

  • Jacky Kong

    Jacky Kong

    Pirms dienas

    The loutish slash minimally employ because plasterboard specially list but a mushy icebreaker. calculating, diligent nerve

  • Marina and The Devil

    Marina and The Devil

    Pirms dienas

    Stop eating animals, eat the rich 🍽

  • texxx outlaw

    texxx outlaw

    Pirms dienas

    if anyone really cared they would just stop buying chicken. oh yeah you cant your eating that same chicken right no as you read this comment all greasy handed and shit.

    • Ptao Tom

      Ptao Tom

      Pirms dienas

      The situation is similiar here in Germany and Austria. To circumvent the work safety rules, the factory workers are sub sub contractors mostly from Eastern Europe.

  • tbailey264

    tbailey264

    Pirms dienas

    Horrific tales from meat packing plants? What is this, 1920? Oh wait, no, we just live in a third world country

    • Ptao Tom

      Ptao Tom

      Pirms dienas

      much.

  • Lauren Pau

    Lauren Pau

    Pirms dienas

    The meat industry is just disgusting all around, it has no regard for life either animal or human!!

  • yo mama

    yo mama

    Pirms dienas

    The somber station postprandially appear because flag oddly wait anenst a lopsided fan. wrong, draconian celsius

  • Cory Levy

    Cory Levy

    Pirms dienas

    The meek sponge complimentarily command because toad traditionally mend from a clammy customer. historical, useful centimeter

  • Merlin Jaeger

    Merlin Jaeger

    Pirms dienas

    hi

  • Matt M

    Matt M

    Pirms 2 dienām

    Another day John Oliver attacks low hanging fruit video

  • Naphtali Musnyama

    Naphtali Musnyama

    Pirms 2 dienām

    ...and some Americans are more inclined to bleat about sweatshops in China, Vietnam, Bangladesh et.al whilst their very neighbours are technically indentured. 🙄

  • Hellion Shark

    Hellion Shark

    Pirms 2 dienām

    The freer the market, the freer the people, eh...

  • Maloy7800

    Maloy7800

    Pirms 2 dienām

    Dear Mr.Oliver. I have a favor to ask. I understand that in order to be popular in the "great" Britain and "the colonies" you need to dilute serious conversation by adding unfunny jokes every 30 seconds (yes, go ahead, viewers, CHECK). Unfortunately, I have come to like your videos, but, fortunately, I'm neither a brit nor a yank (neither are you, they WILL hang you by the neck one day). Is there any chance you could add a special montage of your videos WITHOUT those every-30-seconds stupid jokes, for people from countries where intellect is not considered a symptom of communist satanism? Thank you.

  • Legit Pairv2

    Legit Pairv2

    Pirms 2 dienām

    The able cheetah conversly brush because pharmacist diagnostically stop until a noiseless sail. four frail, salty crocodile

  • Frazier Milak

    Frazier Milak

    Pirms 2 dienām

    The barbarous fridge nearly fold because bay marginally bow afore a delicate burn. weary, wistful actor

  • Alium Cepa

    Alium Cepa

    Pirms 2 dienām

    just like, close the usa down at this point

  • Dave lon

    Dave lon

    Pirms 2 dienām

    I'm sorry, did he say that the weapon that killed an unarmed underaged was up for auction? Flag that auction for fktards will apply.

  • Ryan Karl

    Ryan Karl

    Pirms 2 dienām

    Way to look out for your 1% Tyson/OSHA..America? Mr Oliver, thank you.

  • J Lafo

    J Lafo

    Pirms 2 dienām

    Sad that this is everywhere. Got a serious neck injury from a machine at a warehouse and was forced to sign a release to get back to work. At barely a living wage... I couldn't afford the time off so signed away my rights to keep a roof over my head. At another warehouse different company, while assembling cheap bbq grills the drill slipped (cheap alloy screw bent/broke) and went right through my hand. Scrubbed out the debris, band aids on both sides since it went straight through, took a day off to keep injury minimally clean but if I went to a doc seeking relief I would be released. For this one I took the loss and saw the doc. Both injuries have come back in bad ways but what am I to do? Keep your head down and keep working if you want a paycheck. I can't afford more medical bills that I can't pay off in this lifetime.
    This is everywhere. Corporations have taken too much.

  • dondoron

    dondoron

    Pirms 2 dienām

    The situation is similiar here in Germany and Austria. To circumvent the work safety rules, the factory workers are sub sub contractors mostly from Eastern Europe.

  • mizzury54

    mizzury54

    Pirms 2 dienām

    So I wonder if things would change if "Americans " took these jobs.

    • PB & J

      PB & J

      Pirms 2 dienām

      No, probably not, born and raised in Wa State, and my son worked, for a beef packing plant. He said that is exactly how it is. I am so glad he doesnt work there anymore.

  • Alison Loy

    Alison Loy

    Pirms 2 dienām

    There was a great reason why we didn't allow industry monopolies. Our politicians and their pets are factory farming animals, workers and NOW OUR ELDERS!

  • Bertrand Zerpersande

    Bertrand Zerpersande

    Pirms 2 dienām

    I don’t see anything wrong with betting on a number. The lottery does it. Sports bets involve two numbers. As long as they weren’t doing anything to try to manipulate the number, other than ‘downward as much as possible’, what’s the big deal?
    Not giving adequate breaks? THERE’S your problem!

    • Bertrand Zerpersande

      Bertrand Zerpersande

      Pirms 13 Stundām

      @PB & J And keep in mind, that your very first message and attempt to debate this matter was made in the form of an ad hom attack, to wit, that I lack morals. These managers harmed nobody. Their wager did nothing to contribute to additional deaths. Not a bit. And if you’re honest with yourself, you wouldn’t be so ‘offended’ if the wager had been “The safety measures we have implemented should reduce Covid infections to where the number of people who contract the disease will be no greater than that of the general public contracting the disease in conducting ‘necessary only tasks’ in day to day life.” And they didn’t get fired bc the owners thought they were amoral. They got fired to appease sensitive, touchy-feely whiners in the general public so they wouldn’t lose profits.

    • Bertrand Zerpersande

      Bertrand Zerpersande

      Pirms 15 Stundām

      @PB & J - You need to have your logic module checked. If I have no regard for life, why would I be pro-life? And so you are wrong. I’m actually pro-choice. Strongly so. In fact, not only did a girlfriend of mine have an abortion, but it seems that there was a second case. Not with the same girlfriend though. Just not sure. I honestly do not think abortions are that big of a deal. - Actuarial science involves the use of data in the calculation of the probability of given events happening. Golf tournaments offering cars for hole-in-ones lose no money when a player manages to put that ball in the hole from the tee. The organizers went to an insurance company and paid for an insurance policy. The insurance company that provides such protection KNOWS that hole-in-ones will certainly be made over the course of the season. And they also have data that predicts the likelihood of such an event. Perhaps they even use data about which players are in the tournament and information about each players dispersion patterns from the predicted distance of the hole. And they do the same thing with life and health policies. They look at data and see how likely it is for people to die. I remember when insurance companies offered lower rates for policy holders that didn’t smoke. They didn’t do that as a public service. This would draw customers to whatever company first did this,min the form of non-smokers. And the companies knew that these customers wouldn’t die as often. You can look at it as lowering the prices for those that were going to live, but they were essentially raising the price on those that were going to die. It’s called risk assessment. Would it have made your ‘feelings’ less offended if they had bet on the number of employees that would NOT contract Covid? Probably so, because your logic module is buggy because to get that number an analysis of death rates would have to be performed. And every company that decided to reopen DID THIS FUCKING ANALYSIS. Certainly not with the mathematical rigor that insurance companies, but opening up meant that somewhere, people were going to die. And they opened up anyway because if they didn’t they would go bankrupt. Sure, use masks, social distancing, et, etc, but things things were what they did so their ‘bet’ was a little better. Take this a little bit for it. You know that management had to have a discussion about the dangers of continuing their operation of their meat packing company. And this involved people likely dying. Change the question they asked themselves. Considering that they were talking about how “Well, XX% of our employees will not suffer any negative affects from continuing operations.” Another is saying YY%. Things get heated. One of the managers, the XX% guy, used to work in actuarial science for an insurance company. The YY% manager is a little douche that nobody likes, and is very ‘in touch with his feelings’. But he is also cocky and inherited a lot of money. YY: if we go with your idea and open up my figures indicate we will have YY employees die. XX: That’s bullshit you little douche. I worked in actuarial science for an insurance company for 15 years and the data says that XX% of our employees are going to be just fine and that means that your number of deaths is way too high. YY: you’re wrong. That’s just the way I feel. You need to respect my feelings. Don’t judge me. XX: Look you know we’re going to open back up. If we don’t do companies going bankrupt. Money comes first. And speaking of money, you touchy-feely asshole, put your money where your mouth is. I’ll bet you that that XX% of our employees will be OK and not die. There’s your bet. The touchy-feely douche got in the way of science and reality. He/she was the one that said, ‘Ok, no more than X people will die.’

    • PB & J

      PB & J

      Pirms 20 Stundām

      @Bertrand Zerpersande: The fact you can type a comment, comparing human life, to simply a number. Shows your lack of regard, for any life......let me guess, you are pro-life 🤦

    • PB & J

      PB & J

      Pirms 20 Stundām

      @Bertrand Zerpersande: Lol.....You should take your own advice, cause I doubt anyone following John Oliver, would agree with anything you said. And if what you say is true, insurance companies are truly placing bets on human life, they are just as bad as the meat packing plants. If you can honestly say you are good, with any of these companies gambling on human life, then, like I have said, you have no moral character.

    • Bertrand Zerpersande

      Bertrand Zerpersande

      Pirms 21 Stundas

      @PB & J You continue to rant about moral character and yet support it with nothing other that an alternative spelling for a common fruit. Placing a bet on a number that one has no control over and doesn’t even attempted control is no different from betting on a roulette wheel or the guessing a lottery number. Insurance companies make millions of dollars ‘betting’ on your health and/or longevity. Want deplorable behavior? Let them deny your claim after taking your money. Go whine to somebody that gives a shit what you think.