Adam Ruins Everything

  • 2015
  • TV Show
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Comedian Adam Conover dispels misinformation and popular myths with the aid of facts and humor.

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Adam Ruins Everything Season 2
Host Adam Conover employs a combination of comedy, history and science to dispel widespread misconceptions about everything we take for granted. A ble (more…)
Adam Ruins Everything Season 2
Host Adam Conover employs a combination of comedy, history and science to dispel widespread misconceptions about everything we take for granted. A ble (more…)
Vol. 2 Sneak Peek
01:00 — Ignorance might be bliss, but where's the fun in that? Get a sneak peek of what Adam Conover will be ruining in this volume of Adam Ruins Everything.
Vol. 2 Sneak Peek
01:00 — Ignorance might be bliss, but where's the fun in that? Get a sneak peek of what Adam Conover will be ruining in this volume of Adam Ruins Everything.
How Funerals Completely Rip Us Off
Adam explains why embalming isn't a 'spa day' for the dead and why caskets are a pointless waste of money.
Adam Ruins Death: Opening
Adam explains why it's absolutely necessary that you accept the inevitable.
The Weird Reason We Think Vitamins Are Good for Us (They're Not)
Adam tells us the real story behind this overblown health craze.
Why Orange Juice Is Totally Unnatural
Straight from the grove? Not so much. Adam reveals why orange juice is more manufactured than you think.
The Truth About Hymens and Sex
Emily pops Adam's knowledge cherry and explains why everything we've learned about the hymen is a myth.
You Probably Have Herpes and That's Okay
Adam explains why it's much more common than we think and why it's not worth worrying about.
How Listerine Created Bad Breath
Adam tells the story of how Listerine exploited your insecurities to become a household name.
Why You Should Tell Coworkers Your Salary
Adam reveals the real reason your boss doesn't want you sharing your salary.
Why the Electoral College Ruins Democracy
All men are created equal, but their votes sure aren't. Adam explains how location impacts your voting power.
The Awful Truth About Salmon and Tuna
In the restaurant industry, what you see isn't always what you get--especially when it comes to seafood.
Why Rigging Elections Is Completely Legal
Adam describes how political parties are able to predetermine election winners through gerrymandering.
Why People Think Video Games Are Just for Boys
Adam reveals how Nintendo's early marketing plan resulted in video games being pushed toward one gender.
Why Fingerprinting Is Flawed
Cold hard evidence? Not so much. Adam explains why fingerprints aren't the infallible proof we think they are.
Why Most Internships Are Actually Illegal
Adam explains how companies use internships as a way to exploit young people for free labor.
The Real Reason Car Dealerships Are the Worst
Adam reveals why car dealers treat you like crap -- and are able to get away with it.
Why Lie Detectors Don't Detect Lies
Adam lists the many factors that influence the outcome of a polygraph test and reveals how it can be beaten.
How Mickey Mouse Destroyed the Public Domain
Adam explains why today's copyright laws hinder creative progress and why Disney is to blame.
Why Flushable Wipes Aren't Flushable
Adam explains why the toilet paper industry's recent advertising ploy is clogging our drains.
Why Jaywalking Is a Crime
Adam reveals the derogatory origins of jaywalking and explains how the auto industry made it illegal.
Why Wine Snobs Are Faking It
Feeling baffled when it comes to wine? Turns out the experts don't know anything either.
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  • Premiered: September 29, 2015
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Comedian Adam Conover dispels misinformation and popular myths with the aid of facts and humor. (more)

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