Kristen Bell's Daughter Asked Her 'Why Is Earth?'

  • Published on Sep 29, 2018
  • In a matter of seconds, 'The Good Place' star Kristen Bell was on the receiving end of a barrage of deep questions from her daughter, including 'Is Santa Claus real?', 'Who made dogs?' and 'Why is Earth?'
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  • Jenny McK
    Jenny McK 18 hours ago

    Well this took a turn. 😂

  • Tiffany Izata
    Tiffany Izata 19 hours ago

    Probably getting “why is earth?” tattooed

  • molly A
    molly A Day ago

    With the organ one we had a similar version in school but it was if one child was ill and 10 other patients were ill would you let the child die and save the others? We were also told that any of the people could be a relative to yourself and i chose the child as 1 lost life isn't as bad as 10

  • claudipous
    claudipous 3 days ago

    So sexy

  • Carrot Top
    Carrot Top 6 days ago

    When I hear kid stories like this I remember I’m black and if I ever threatened my parents or challenged them at that age I’d get a cut ass. White kids man

  • BladeFellas LLC.
    BladeFellas LLC. 8 days ago

    Ya basic

  • Charles Bernard
    Charles Bernard 14 days ago

    Why is Earth? Because the Universe.

  • Sweet River
    Sweet River 14 days ago

    I love Kristen bell in anything and everything :)

  • Alaurah Willow
    Alaurah Willow 19 days ago

    Why wouldn't you pull the lever? Surely it's better for 1 person to die than 10 🤔

  • Aisha Upmanyu
    Aisha Upmanyu 20 days ago

    Isn't she thaaa cutesttttt!!!!!

  • TheFrozenfish
    TheFrozenfish 25 days ago

    Frickin 3 year olds make threats with guns now… how much longer does America plan on going on with this gun/shit-show?

  • Marty Mcfly
    Marty Mcfly 26 days ago

    She's soooooo adorable!❤❤

  • Melannie Winter
    Melannie Winter 29 days ago

    I mean... how over populated is earth, maybe the trolley should be left on the track it going down..

  • TerminalVerbosity
    TerminalVerbosity 29 days ago

    As someone who has spent the last 2 years looking after a nephew and two nieces (3-5 days a week), boys are just easier. Little boys can process and accept (with a bit of persuasion) external reality, little girls generate reality as they go, and expect you to keep up (spoiler: you can't).

  • Missbirdd
    Missbirdd Month ago

    Omg I'm sorry but this just made my entire life. I have a 3 and 5 yr old. And my 3 year old daughter does the same thing! At least I know I wont be the only one dying at the hands of a psycho toddler.

  • Obsessed Stranger Things Fan

    Kristen would definitely make it into the good place!

  • Its Alex
    Its Alex Month ago

    Child: Mommy Mommy Mommy! Is Santa Claus Real? Who made dogs? And why is earth?
    Mother: Yes, your fath-father is de-d-definately not him, God made dogs, Why is Gamora?

    • Brent Pham
      Brent Pham 28 days ago

      Child: Do you want to build a snowman?

  • wisdom Tv Nigeria
    wisdom Tv Nigeria Month ago

    Good show

  • IW Nunn
    IW Nunn Month ago

    I'm a fan of this wonderful woman

  • IW Nunn
    IW Nunn Month ago

    Hate to say it but the daughter sounds a little scary

  • Courtney
    Courtney Month ago

    I’ve never noticed she does the “ssss” thing with her S’s.

  • BaronSpain
    BaronSpain Month ago

    The answer to the trolley problem is easy. Sacrifice yourself

  • Christian Evik
    Christian Evik Month ago


  • Katelyn x
    Katelyn x Month ago

    4:04 😂😂😂😂

  • Kate Warburton
    Kate Warburton Month ago

    She is literally going to the good place.

  • Harnoor Kaur
    Harnoor Kaur Month ago +1

    Why is she so perfect?

  • george pasquel
    george pasquel Month ago

    8:12 ok, as Cristian, this is simple, I don't make a life death decision, that's G-d's decision. Also I'm not free to take somebody's life anybody. simple. also death is not the end of the road. is merely the beginning of the REAL LIFE.

  • David rodriguez
    David rodriguez Month ago

    No ask him why he eats animal

  • I write sims not tragedies

    wait how much actually is blue tho

  • Ahmad
    Ahmad Month ago

    It's because Earth.

  • Luiza Basso Tonatto


  • 1369Stiles
    1369Stiles Month ago

    well, the second question is really not that relevant. replacing a failing organ wouldnt automatically save the person; it would all depend on WHY the organ failed. you would have to determine that first before you start cutting up a janitor for parts.

  • KMichelle Argus
    KMichelle Argus Month ago

    Finally found the answer to this, who of the dying people is oldest, strip THEM for parts.

  • mamawillis31
    mamawillis31 Month ago

    I love her

  • Fairyking M
    Fairyking M Month ago

    Yeah kids threaten to kill people and pretend to kill people sometimes, it usually doesn't mean anything but it's strange

  • Seksenbaeva Samira
    Seksenbaeva Samira Month ago

    The good place is seriously underrated

  • Red Head Guru
    Red Head Guru Month ago

    Wow she's so gonna go to the good place ugh I love her so much 😍

  • Timothy McSwain
    Timothy McSwain Month ago

    No joke, she’s one of my very favorite public figures. Not only is she a talented actress and very funny, but she seems like a very wholesome and caring person of the variety our world definitely needs a lot more of.

  • Annabeth Elston
    Annabeth Elston Month ago

    kristen bell does not age. my goodness

  • Jude Bale Cooper
    Jude Bale Cooper Month ago

    My personal favourite twist on the trolley problem is that you aren't driving the trollet, you're a bystander who is watching it about to hit five workers but you can stop it by physically pushing an overweight man next to you onto the tracks.

  • Corek BleedingHollow
    Corek BleedingHollow Month ago +1

    I love Kristen Bell. She is one of those most beautiful women on the planet.

  • Gamer Mini
    Gamer Mini Month ago

    5:05 is where the question is sprung

  • John Wang
    John Wang Month ago

    Einstein's father answered "I don't know."

  • P D
    P D Month ago +6

    3:38 "MOM StOp EmBaRrASing mE ON TV nOW Daddy is MY FaVoRite For tHe ReSt Of yoUR liFe"

  • Erik Baran
    Erik Baran 2 months ago

    It's no Craig Ferguson appearance, but she is sooo freakin' cute.

  • madison harressey
    madison harressey 2 months ago

    I would pull the lever

  • Sophia Raja
    Sophia Raja 2 months ago

    kristen is such a sweetheart!!

  • fanowood
    fanowood 2 months ago +1

    But if I am the only doctor in the hospital and I am a surgeon, all 11 people would die in vain at my trying to help them because there is no anesthesiologist.

  • Carla Marlene
    Carla Marlene 2 months ago

    what if the one person you pull the lever on is your child?

  • Albert Blue
    Albert Blue 2 months ago

    *Did her husband ask her why she keeps on hugging and grabbing on William?*

  • EmmaRobertsTV1
    EmmaRobertsTV1 2 months ago

    Women helping women touches my heart and soul and makes me cry

  • Missy Coronado
    Missy Coronado 2 months ago

    No, if the other people have organ failure its unforseen occurance. If you kill a person to strip them of their parts for any other person no matter their social class, its playing God not to mention murder.

  • Breanna Zumhof-Harthan
    Breanna Zumhof-Harthan 2 months ago

    She should connect with some advocates for like NATO or counter-terrorism. This is soo awesome!

  • chloe x
    chloe x 2 months ago

    kristen is the loml

  • Judy Chaidez-Gonzalez
    Judy Chaidez-Gonzalez 2 months ago

    I absolutely love their conversation

  • Wise Guy
    Wise Guy 2 months ago

    I'm taking a shit right now

  • Matt Nouv
    Matt Nouv 2 months ago

    Start @3:38 5:00

  • Crystal Gacha
    Crystal Gacha 2 months ago

    « Is Santa Claus real ? »
    - Yes... For now..
    « Who made dogs ? »
    - The dog’s mom.
    « Why is Earth ?»
    - Because it’s the Earth and not the Sun.

  • Williams World View
    Williams World View 2 months ago

    Why kill the janitor? I'd hook up those ten people to eachother untill a better solution can be implemented.
    (i'm just ignoring the obvious flaws in the question here, with bloodtype and tissuetype, ofcourse)

  • Grande-Asia Fashion Junction

    Well a single surgeon is not gonna be able to carry out an op on 11 people successfully anyway, organ transplant is not an one man job. It's better he put his medical knowledge to use and prolong their life until more help arrives. Might be better idea to send the janitor to find more help. If only one organ is failing , it's possible to medically manage them anyway and it's no point taking the organs of the janitor if he's not the correct match. So basically that's a shit question.

  • Paige -Low Key-
    Paige -Low Key- 2 months ago

    Kristen needs a late night show

  • Joey Rosas
    Joey Rosas 2 months ago

    Turns out there’s more to pulling a liver, than to pulling a lever.

  • Meredith B.
    Meredith B. 2 months ago

    She's definitely going to the Good Place🤗

  • nicolegummybear
    nicolegummybear 2 months ago

    Can we wait for the first person to die and strip that person for parts?

  • Lorraine Ogan
    Lorraine Ogan 2 months ago

    Hahahaha, I remember being in college with these exact same questions, feeling like they might actually happen in reality. Especially the surgeon scenario, hahahahaha. Philosophers pose these hypothetical scenarios in order to test our ethical reasoning -- for example, if utilitarian is true, then we should pull the lever and minimize the number of people who die. Now that I am older, the surgeon question doesn't seem as great of a question. It only seems interesting to I guess naïve eyes who wouldn't actually do something like that, but again, I think the point is to determine which ethical tradition is "correct," such as Kantian or Utilitarianism. So, for example, if you would pull the lever and save the lives of 5 people, then why wouldn't you save the lives of 10 people who might die by killing the janitor?

  • Ron Ruddick
    Ron Ruddick 2 months ago

    Moving all the weight to the rear right side and hitting the breaks...

  • Kaheli
    Kaheli 2 months ago

    Too bad Mr Hawking is no longer with us.

  • wank memes
    wank memes 2 months ago

    25 years old and i still have a hard time with that question. Smart kid

  • Van Ozzy
    Van Ozzy 2 months ago

    Here’s how you answer those questions to a kid.
    Yes, Santa is real. Humans made dogs. And sometimes things happen that make other things happen. A very very very long time ago, nothing was real. So a little bit of nothing and another little bit of nothing met, and for some reason that I can’t explain, they exploded! And they made a Big Bang. And when there’s an explosion, things get hot. And from that explosion came a lot of things, like gasses and rocks and so many things! But because it was so hot, no one could live anywhere. So, some rocks came together and made a bunch of different planets, and one of the planets was Earth. Some of those rock had really really tiny living things on them, and when everything cooled down on Earth, they could swim in the water, and then even walk around. And they grew over time to be different animals, who eat different things, and do different things, and one of those animals became humans, because we decided we wanted to walk on just our feet. Then we started getting smarter and smarter, and we made dogs. So maybe the Earth is because it can make many different things.

  • Stephen Gibb
    Stephen Gibb 2 months ago

    Killing 1 healthy person so you can give there organs to different people who most likely would reject them eventually seems incredibly stupid.
    A lot of these philosophies are based on common ideal that saving more lives is more important than saving one life something that is likely to change when out population grows to the point of self annihilation.

  • Novella
    Novella 3 months ago

    Her WHY IS EARTH kid will probably go to college for a philosophy degree. At the least she should write a kids book with that title.

  • Dave
    Dave 3 months ago

    Steve clearly doesn't get "why is blue" just look at the set.

  • Dave
    Dave 3 months ago

    Did she say that the is the chairwomen of the human fund?

  • LM3
    LM3 3 months ago

    I like the concept of the Women's Global Initiative. I like that it puts the women in charge of their specific geographic area.

  • Cassandra Patrick
    Cassandra Patrick 3 months ago

    Is there a break in this problem

  • Myztik
    Myztik 3 months ago

    Most of the janitor's organs wouldn't even be compatible anyways

  • Muhammad Abdul Malik
    Muhammad Abdul Malik 3 months ago

    I would derail my trolley and let myself die... In the Background "Hello darkness my old friend"... 💀

  • Emack B
    Emack B 3 months ago

    TVclip has been recommending me this for forever lol

  • VivaToddVegas
    VivaToddVegas 3 months ago

    "The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few." -Mr. Spock

  • James Brookes
    James Brookes 3 months ago

    She is so charming! I love her! Wish the crowd understood her sense humor though

  • kaue Ferreira
    kaue Ferreira 3 months ago


  • Ciana Reid
    Ciana Reid 3 months ago +3

    Isn’t it, that the one person is somebody you know and the ten people are strangers?

    • Bradley Gong
      Bradley Gong 2 months ago

      Yeah, I was thinking the twist was going to be that the one person is your spouse, or someone close to you.

  • Jude Samson
    Jude Samson 3 months ago

    I jump off the trolley

  • Federica B.
    Federica B. 3 months ago

    I asked my 3yrs old niece if she knew how to tie her shoes, and she replayed: “yes, I’m an expert on knots and cows that stink”.

  • Klara Stern
    Klara Stern 3 months ago +8

    I love The Good Place...

  • Anxo Fernandez
    Anxo Fernandez 3 months ago

    Why is earth? That's not so hard to explain, just talk about the big bang and take it from there without using complicated words. Same with dogs, talk about evolution. You can watch videos on TVclip with her and buy a book about science for kids, in whichever order.
    Santa is a little bit tricky, but you can explain the historical origin of the myth like a fairy tale. You can also explain why we have Christmas trees.

    • Robert Lewis
      Robert Lewis 3 months ago

      Evolution is a hypothesized, frankly ridiculous explanation of the physical side of things, but not the metaphysical side. Why does this world exist? is it random chance? or is there a purpose?
      The purpose, of course, is primarily to glorify God.

  • Hippy(Bboomer)
    Hippy(Bboomer) 3 months ago +1

    Just what we need. Another p.c. actress promoting the new age. Arghh!!

  • Cassidy Adinarayan
    Cassidy Adinarayan 3 months ago

    Hahahahahahahahahahahahaha my daughter who is 4, tells me i am going to jail when i tell her no. she says she is calling the police when i tell her no hahahahahahahaha i am dieing!

  • Marin Angelov
    Marin Angelov 3 months ago


  • aureas
    aureas 3 months ago

    Sounds very zen koan~esque! . . . "Why is a mouse when it spins?"

  • Rafeek Ameer
    Rafeek Ameer 3 months ago

    05:10 Why is Earth?

  • Cons and Piracy Theorums

    There are people that are extremely rude t me on TVclip. I'm NT am actor I'm a genius. A real one.

  • Haley Schuler
    Haley Schuler 3 months ago

    with the surgeon question
    no, i wouldnt kill the janitor..
    they would be asking you where the organs came from since there was so record of them coming from the donor/transplant list.. you would get caught in the end & lose your medical license. therefor not being able to save anyone ever again.. 10 people or hundreds? instead just take those 10 people and do as much as you can to sustain them & put theyre name on the donor/transplant list
    i know i took this way too deep 😂

  • Stewie
    Stewie 3 months ago

    Earth is gay.

  • Assistant 101
    Assistant 101 3 months ago

    At 3:25 Kristen's smirky glare tho

  • Sydney
    Sydney 3 months ago

    In case you want to know more; Philippa Foot first created the trolley problem. She was born in the 1920s and died a little under a decade ago. She really changed the game in terms of philosophy and is an incredible philosophical thinker. The trolley problem was then discussed by Judith Jarvis Thompson in her essay “The Trolley Problem”(she’s also known for her defence of abortion!). The essay is only like 15 pages long and is really interesting and pretty easy to understand.
    The reason why you wouldn’t really feel guilty about pulling the lever to kill the one person on the track is because of positive vs negative duties. Positive duties = the obligation to save people. Negative duties = the obligation not to hurt/kill people. Negative duties are considered more important than positive duties, so when you pull the lever, you’re abiding by your positive duties, but when /you kill/ the janitor or healthy patient, you’re going against your negative duties. Again this is pretty much all explained in Thomson’s essay, and I really recommend it if this is interesting to you!

  • Rob Fraser
    Rob Fraser 3 months ago

    He left out Heroes, that's where I remember seeing her first, as the bitch who enjoyed electrocuting people :D

  • Namita Sharma
    Namita Sharma 3 months ago

    I thought the follow up was what if the one person is someone you know?

  • hayden Canning
    hayden Canning 3 months ago

    Cristen bells name is bun bun

  • Ash Wisnoski
    Ash Wisnoski 3 months ago

    Sorry but my son told me he was gonna kill me and I whipped his butt.