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  • Published on Apr 14, 2019
  • Ronny Chieng spotlights frivolous lawsuits against food giants, including absurd cases being brought against Godiva, TGI Friday’s and Poland Spring.
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  • RandomThoughts
    RandomThoughts 5 hours ago

    This is a stupid bit. The lawsuits are not frivolous. Somebody has to stand up these large corporations that lie to its consumers. Godiva is indeed misleading from consumers that it's chocolate comes from Belgium. TGI Friday's is completely duping its customers by selling potato skins which aren't really potatoes. And, Poland Spring is indeed duping its customers by selling water that is ordinary well water. Instead of class action lawsuit firms suing these large corporations, why doesn't the government take a stand and sue these large corporations? This is truly absurd.

  • jeremy south
    jeremy south 6 hours ago

    I don't care if the people suing companies get any money out of their lawsuits, but I am completely in favor of companies being punished and fined for misleading advertising.

  • Rowyn Olson
    Rowyn Olson 7 hours ago

    Fun fact: The lady who sued Mcdonalds was actually severely burned by the coffee. She only sued because they refused to pay for her hospital bill.

  • Madeleine Butler
    Madeleine Butler 7 hours ago

    I’m so glad that they didn’t talk about the McDonalds coffee law suit, because that poor woman was in the right (I thought she was crazy until I watched Adam Ruins Everything about it and felt terrible)

  • Hyacinth Miles
    Hyacinth Miles 7 hours ago

    Ronnie...my guy...comb

  • Windy Hawthorn
    Windy Hawthorn 8 hours ago

    A well draws water from the same place that springs get there water. Except there's nothing to poop in the water.

  • Maisa Roozie
    Maisa Roozie 9 hours ago

    لغمن مغشوش

  • thank you kindly
    thank you kindly 10 hours ago

    The thing is -- most of these lawsuits aren't originated by an individual. It's plaintiffs' lawyers walking up and down grocery store aisles figuring out what they can sue companies over. They then find someone who can represent the suit and claim "damages".

  • Dee Brown
    Dee Brown 11 hours ago

    Also, the TGIF potato skins snacks have been around for years, too. Funny how this lawsuit comes about now. Probably been the same ingredients for years, too.

  • Diwas Upadhyay
    Diwas Upadhyay 12 hours ago

    Americans are so stupid omg no wonder the country is falling apart. One more trump presidency and this country will be embargoed by every other part of the world for being too stupid. Hahahahaha.

  • Chip Hagenstone
    Chip Hagenstone 13 hours ago

    Y because we don't beleave in eating dogs

  • Kiere Luurs
    Kiere Luurs 13 hours ago

    It seems quite some people here want to sue Ronny for 5 million, because of his hairstyle.
    Huh?

  • Kiere Luurs
    Kiere Luurs 13 hours ago

    5 MILLION DOLLARS?!
    #BLAMEANDCLAIM!!

  • Mattias
    Mattias 14 hours ago

    The US has by far the most idiotic laws in the entire world, when a random person can sue a company for millions of dollars for a logo or similar. I´m sure the persons doing this went through an absolutely horrible ordeal and had to spend years in therapy to get over it. So yeah... well worth a few million in compensation, poor idiot.

  • Arthur Guerra
    Arthur Guerra 14 hours ago

    Asian dude so funny

  • Randy Long
    Randy Long 15 hours ago

    Oh America

  • Alex Ander
    Alex Ander 17 hours ago

    Ronnie is the best

  • Tugis Art Studio
    Tugis Art Studio 17 hours ago

    Cut that hair now!

  • Peder-Willem Gertsen
    Peder-Willem Gertsen 20 hours ago +1

    The one that cracks me up, is the story about a woman, who bought a (paper) cup of coffee in a fast food restaurant, drove off in her car WITH A CUP OF PIPING HOT COFFEE WEDGED BETWEEN HER LEGS and successfully contested in court, that the restaurant had not added a disclaimer on the cup not to do what she did, when she inevitably scolded herself.
    As painful as that undoubtedly was, it is self evident that your genital area is generally not the best place to store a cup of hot liquid.
    Her case would have been dismissed in my country.

  • Spiker985 Studios
    Spiker985 Studios 20 hours ago

    The Poland Spring one actually has some merit. It says it's Spring water

  • Michael Merten
    Michael Merten 21 hour ago

    Lolest!

  • Michael Merten
    Michael Merten 21 hour ago

    Frigging awesome!

  • Orange Ziggy
    Orange Ziggy 22 hours ago

    Hate to see Ronnie walking thru a supermarket and reading the labels.

  • Sourav Saha
    Sourav Saha 22 hours ago

    This guy is not funny

  • Shiva's Chimera
    Shiva's Chimera 23 hours ago

    Yea and I was shitting radioactive blood.
    Fuck off and die. All of you.

  • DEATH WISH CHRIS Reilly

    Godiva is made in Hershey Pennsylvania

  • Netcave
    Netcave Day ago

    ahh first world problems

  • THE initiator
    THE initiator Day ago

    Ok

  • yamiswife101
    yamiswife101 Day ago +1

    This is almost as dumb as that time a guy broke into another mans house, tried to rob him, got injured, then sued the homeowner for his bills/pain and suffering. And won.

  • willamary viste
    willamary viste Day ago

    But shouldn't we be holding corporation accountable for lying to us? Setiously wtf is potato skins made of if its not potatoes. These are not frivoulous lawsuits these are corporations actively gaslighting people because we have the audacity to ask that they stop lying to us. This same bullshit happened when that poor woman sued mcdonalds over the hot coffee. Try actually reading the full context of the story. She got 3rd degree burns and had to be hospitalized. Mcdonald set up a smear campaign making it look like a silly money grabbing lawsuit when in fact all she wanted was her medical bills paid and for them to agree to serve coffee at a reasonable temperature.

  • mczeljk
    mczeljk Day ago +1

    5 million dollars because of potato skins? That’s (one of) the problem(s) with American law suits: the judges should just send those people home with a warning because of wasting the justice system‘s time

  • Corneli Machiavelli

    I'm suing my mom, she told me I'm ugly and it turns out I'm beautiful. You know the damages that cause? I could've gotten more women.

  • boobabay e
    boobabay e Day ago

    You have to have opninig not straight up may chinesis love i dono we love the earth

  • Yanitza Ruiz
    Yanitza Ruiz Day ago +1

    I appreciate that Reading was pronounced correctly, twice, at about 0:40
    :)

  • Jhefferson Barros

    Can't wait till Ronny has his own show. I think he'll do well.

  • z z
    z z Day ago

    What is this show?
    Minorities stereotype and judge all Americans.

  • Zeluth
    Zeluth Day ago

    CVS got me my flu shot.

  • Whomping Walrus
    Whomping Walrus Day ago +1

    2:12 home boy kills those hard Ls. Props.

  • joseph john
    joseph john Day ago +1

    Everybody wants 5 million dollars that's all.

  • robert turni
    robert turni Day ago

    To be fair poland spring literally says its spring water...

  • Isabel Rosario
    Isabel Rosario Day ago

    What's up with Ronnie's hair ? SMH ,,it seems he is covering something on his forehead

  • Ankh D immortal
    Ankh D immortal Day ago

    Honestly he is not funny. He is just blatantly rude.

    • Ankh D immortal
      Ankh D immortal Day ago

      I told the people in Michigan that Poland springs water comes from a well and they told me to go fuck yohrself... Comedy gold

  • Ahharan seraphim

    Wack

  • Johnny Lachingas

    “America has a problem “. Really?. I think we figure that out with this president we have.

  • eyeseer1
    eyeseer1 Day ago

    Running Ruining Wrongs with Ronny.

  • Vishudha Prakash

    The one thing that's stupid for sure is that smug hairstyle. 😂😂

  • Jeanette Linde Nørregren

    I still find this funny but remember that "stupid lawsuits" are a hurtful stigma. Lawsuits are one of the few defenses people have towards big corporations who will cut corners to save money and misinform by any means they can find as long as it lures you to buy their product. If you still wanna be entertained (I know I do, that's why I'm watching the daily show :D) but wanna know more, go to tvclip.biz/video/KNWh6Kw3ejQ/video.html . The full episode can be found on truetv or perhaps youtube or google :) the show is super funny, but this clip takes a turn to the serious ;)

  • Voz
    Voz Day ago

    Sadly, Lionel Hutz's lawsuit against "The Never-Ending Story" is starting to look a lot more viable nowadays

  • Jingles
    Jingles Day ago

    Based on back when I used to work for cvs, there were no private employee breakroom toilets. Just the disgusting public ones.

  • Zad Kiel
    Zad Kiel Day ago

    America has its trousers on backwards.

  • austinsomers
    austinsomers 2 days ago

    Use me as a bring back ronny's hair button

  • Chloe Butler
    Chloe Butler 2 days ago

    Can I sue his hairstylist?

  • 日向創
    日向創 2 days ago

    i was under the impression that the water people were suing because the water was sourced from a well that specifically was contaminated with all sorts of toxic chemicals and also lots of poop from various sources so like :/ i kinda get it, but at the same time, nestle did purify that water and last i knew, nobody got sick from it, so [shrug]

  • One Ontumetse
    One Ontumetse 2 days ago

    I love Ronny 🤣🤣

  • johnny dangerously
    johnny dangerously 2 days ago

    It's cause people don't read

  • KoroWheke
    KoroWheke 2 days ago

    sorry but American chocolate is rubbish and taste nothing like real chocolate

  • T Mox
    T Mox 2 days ago

    Belgium is East of England across the channel, north of France, south of Netherlands. Geography is easy. I’m American and I can do it.

  • Nightstone
    Nightstone 2 days ago

    I wonder if I can get rich by suing Ferrero for lack of real Butterfingers?

  • JAMES BASKINS
    JAMES BASKINS 2 days ago

    너는 음식이 아니니?

  • MrInformYou
    MrInformYou 2 days ago

    Is KFC fried in Kentucky? Is it even from Kentucky I'm gonna sue, Starbucks, they're coming!!!

  • Stomi Ball
    Stomi Ball 2 days ago

    Haha

  • Christopher Borne
    Christopher Borne 2 days ago

    I thought cvs's water was under the gold emblem brand.

  • USMAN_KHAIR
    USMAN_KHAIR 2 days ago +1

    Ill sue coke bc it isnt coke iykwim

  • Jason Land
    Jason Land 2 days ago +2

    I bought a bottle of gator aid and there’s no gators in it I’m gonna be so rich

  • Abbie Snooze
    Abbie Snooze 2 days ago

    Sue big corporations.

  • Johan sigurdson
    Johan sigurdson 2 days ago

    Is strange how Trevor hates America so much yet chooses to live here, perhaps it is the millions of dollars a year that he is paid he and yet he is always complaining about wealth inequality here. I really hope he actually donates his own money to help and not just criticize others who have much much less then he does.

  • Leslie Sauceman
    Leslie Sauceman 2 days ago +1

    I really enjoy Ronnie Chang!

  • 2Pro4u2
    2Pro4u2 2 days ago

    *Do YoU AlSo tHInK CHIPotle iS MaDE oUt Of CHIPS?*

  • Christian Schuyler Scott

    Trevor's show is awesome.

  • TheLuckieDuckie
    TheLuckieDuckie 3 days ago

    I'm pretty sure that the labels of these products had this information on them. What ever happened to self accountability?

  • john eckhartjr
    john eckhartjr 3 days ago

    I'm impressed you didn't even bring up the Great White Hope President Donald J Trump good job

  • Gene Belcher
    Gene Belcher 3 days ago

    Yeah talk about people suing Chick fil a

  • William Plaud
    William Plaud 3 days ago

    Americans, please choose your battles wisely.

  • Charles Parr
    Charles Parr 3 days ago +1

    That's one of the things that needs a serious overhaul in this country, our judicial system and when some dumb fuck shows up in a courtroom with one of these stupid ass frivolous law suits, hurl them and the money hungry prick lawyer who represents them in jail with the real bad people for about 90 days, they'll straighten up.

  • zonny thabz
    zonny thabz 3 days ago

    Best ronnie vid😂😂😂😂😂😂👏👏👏👍👍👍

  • The Impaler
    The Impaler 3 days ago

    What next?
    An American suing England because spotted dick doesn't actually contain spotted dick?????

  • Zetsuke4
    Zetsuke4 3 days ago

    Lol this was great

  • BusinessHD
    BusinessHD 3 days ago

    DISH CUSTOMERS PLEASE WALK AWAY FROM DISH RIGHT NOW PLEASE DO SO AT THIS TIME AND SWITCH PROVIDERS JUST SAY NO TO DISH NETWORK.

  • Aisha Shireen
    Aisha Shireen 3 days ago

    Ahahahajahahahahah Wtf happened to your hair Ronny ahahahahahha

  • Howard Luken
    Howard Luken 3 days ago +1

    Keep watching the puppet show sheeple. Pay no attention to the men behind the curtain who own you through debt based banking. Remain ignorant. CONSUME. PAY. DIE. SLAVE.

  • Audrian Rafaladhika
    Audrian Rafaladhika 3 days ago

    wait until they realize that cocoa is planted on asian countries LMAO. sure, it was produced to become packaged chocolate in Belgium and swiss, but COME ON PEOPLE.

  • Wakili Njogu
    Wakili Njogu 3 days ago

    Everything Is Stupid - America Has a Problem with Food

  • Captain Blackjack
    Captain Blackjack 3 days ago

    It's been interesting seeing how Ronnie's English has progressed. I was always able to understand him anyways and he's hilarious but it's pretty obvious how much better he's getting and it helps his delivery.

  • Shade Empress
    Shade Empress 3 days ago

    I’m suing every restaurant because chicken tenders doesn’t come from the tenders of a chicken😂

  • Supernova Kasprzak
    Supernova Kasprzak 3 days ago

    "Poland Springs" water comes from a town in Maine called "Poland Springs", which were named after the springs that the town has (or maybe had?). It's not really false advertising.

  • Earl Dumarest
    Earl Dumarest 3 days ago

    Sorry, I think that's misleading advertisement. It's ok to sue companies for this.

  • Royane E Khalil
    Royane E Khalil 3 days ago

    Americans looking down on the rest of the world and then suing a company for making chocolate in US 😂
    P. S. Also, yes, not referring to all americans, just the Trump supporters and GOP types, which unfortunately do constitute almost half of the full population, at least.

  • Ruach
    Ruach 3 days ago +2

    And 2009 John Oliver is suing Ronnie for stealing his hairstyle.

  • sarita si
    sarita si 3 days ago

    I kept waiting for the reason he s wearing a wig to come up.

  • Inoky Alika
    Inoky Alika 3 days ago

    just one question ?is Trevor novah a Liberal?:/

  • vincent fong
    vincent fong 3 days ago

    USA is just a giant corporate con to make money off stupid people. Since u r reading this , u can't be stupid.

  • Hélène Billaud
    Hélène Billaud 3 days ago

    what's with the haircut?

  • Niklas Münch
    Niklas Münch 3 days ago

    But in Sweden we have a big problem with fake food. Selling guacamole with under 4% avocado. They had to change the name because it's not guacamole .
    We can't sue companies like in the us but we can expose the companies.

  • Naz .A
    Naz .A 3 days ago

    Suing my smart phone for not finding my misplaced charger..

  • Aiden Knight
    Aiden Knight 4 days ago

    Okay the Poland spring water is a legitimate complaint of false advertising. If you look at the packaging in the video, it reads
    "Poland Spring
    100% Natural Spring Water".
    They're advertising it as being spring water beyond just the brand name.

  • tracerit
    tracerit 4 days ago

    Wtf is with his hair? Looking like an asian Trump

  • Evhan
    Evhan 4 days ago

    Jfc, don't talk about law if you don't understand it. Misleading marketing should be illegal whether or not people should be more skeptical (they should), and it takes huge losses in money to remotely incentivize improvements in behavior. If companies just pay small annoyance fees, then they're effectively exempt from the law. At least the insidious McDonald's coffee canard wasn't regurgitated.

  • Colt Todd
    Colt Todd 4 days ago

    this show is foreigners telling america . america is stupid . some one tell these he she's we don't want or need them

  • Mustard Seed
    Mustard Seed 4 days ago +1

    True that, can't believe anything anymore. Most everything is BS.

  • murrrmur
    murrrmur 4 days ago

    Wait what’s up with his hair? Lol