The Most Deadly Job in America -- And What Happens Next

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## Music
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  • CGP Grey
    CGP Grey7 mánuðum síðan

    Discuss on the CGPGrey subreddit:

  • Lobster Stic

    Lobster Stic

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Hey what animation software do you use?

  • Luis


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  • Luis


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  • Bowser junior Studios

    Bowser junior Studios

    3 mánuðum síðan

    um by the steam locomotive shown here 7:25 is actully a DRG class 86 which is german not american

  • Dylan Hewitt

    Dylan Hewitt

    3 mánuðum síðan


  • Black516
    Black516Degi Síðan síðan

    >the colors of the graph at 0:55 I see what you did there.

  • RetroBreads
    RetroBreads3 dögum síðan

    Love all the BSG references!

  • Pork_Hogen
    Pork_Hogen3 dögum síðan

    7:47 hey don't be knocking my girl Rosslyn, she was a great president.. Mostly..

  • crazy burkey
    crazy burkey3 dögum síðan

    The undertaker

  • Yeet Meister
    Yeet Meister4 dögum síðan

    What if instead of *removing* peoples from highest power to lowest power(starting at the president and going onto the VP) would be to do it starting from lowest power to highest(starting at the Department of agriculture and working your way up)? Asking out of curiosity

  • O Morfeas Paizei
    O Morfeas Paizei4 dögum síðan

    not once, not to ice, not try ice ,... but octagonal ice. 0:34

  • Rikken
    Rikken5 dögum síðan

    4:07 Jen Psaki be like

  • William Nettles
    William Nettles5 dögum síðan

    love the BSG reference hahaha

  • Tony Philips
    Tony Philips5 dögum síðan

    make it more simple have elections not tied to electrol college, most votes wins, next in line is up every time and soo on

  • Z Man
    Z Man6 dögum síðan


  • Ethan Forsyth
    Ethan Forsyth6 dögum síðan

    Imma go join the army and then become the president made all Wi-Fi better then quit and return to Great Britain and live a normal life

  • Harvey Cemsoalz
    Harvey Cemsoalz6 dögum síðan


  • Nrithya
    Nrithya8 dögum síðan

    Gosh all 15 can't even have a party together 😔😔

  • Kai Stinson
    Kai Stinson10 dögum síðan

    Wasn't there some reality show about this if I recall.

  • Aaron Cepeda
    Aaron Cepeda11 dögum síðan

    can we get a f in the chat for the presidents who died

  • Zulatek666
    Zulatek66612 dögum síðan

    I have seen this video twice, once when it was first published, and again today. I cannot believe I missed the Battlestar Galactica (2004) Easter-egg at the end. I only caught it this time because I noticed the papers had all their corners clipped, and then I saw the number 47,973 written on the whiteboard in the background. CGP you are awesome!

  • Saurabh Mehra
    Saurabh Mehra13 dögum síðan


  • Jackninja5
    Jackninja514 dögum síðan

    Congress itself is by its own nature undemocratic.

  • Amanda Johnson
    Amanda Johnson15 dögum síðan

    Geriatric Joe

  • K R
    K R17 dögum síðan

    👀👀👀 Too relevant

  • Joseph Khoury
    Joseph Khoury17 dögum síðan


  • Ankkalampi
    Ankkalampi17 dögum síðan

    the most deadly job is suicide bomber Change My Mind

  • prism god
    prism god18 dögum síðan

    president survival rate : 24/30 celestial dice chance in the office :25/30 so what happened to the 1/30? is this the actual chance that you die OUTSIDE of the office?

  • Derek Miller
    Derek Miller19 dögum síðan

    I think the bumping thing shouldn’t be a thing, once an acting president has been chosen, his or her appointments should not be instantly able to take their spot

  • TimesNewLogan
    TimesNewLogan20 dögum síðan

    Reminds me of "Y: The Last Man", where after all but one of the men on Earth die, the Secretary of Agriculture becomes president because she was the only woman in the succession.

  • Lm7147
    Lm714720 dögum síðan

    I love how he just full on replaces "dying" to "rolling sevens" 8:42 this time frame killed me 😂😂

  • Martulas
    Martulas20 dögum síðan

    After V.P and President dead army should rule and declere elections

  • Otto Von Bismarck

    Otto Von Bismarck

    14 dögum síðan

    That’s a bad plan. The army should never be able to take control of the executive branch even temporarily.

  • Borna FP
    Borna FP20 dögum síðan

    Take a shot every time he says president

  • SeanAden Figueroa
    SeanAden Figueroa21 degi síðan síðan

    What would happen in the very unlikely scenario that the designated survivor dies as and all the other members of cabinet and the president and his vp die

  • Otto Von Bismarck

    Otto Von Bismarck

    14 dögum síðan

    The house would nominate a speaker or the senate a president pro tempora (which ever one is confirmed first) and they would assume the position of acting president.

  • LHA
    LHA21 degi síðan síðan

    Fun fact: 100% of US presidents will die.

  • Otto Von Bismarck

    Otto Von Bismarck

    14 dögum síðan

    100% of all humans die.

    CONQUEROR ANMOL21 degi síðan síðan


  • NetherStray
    NetherStray22 dögum síðan

    This kind of clusterfuck would make a great premise for a movie, gotta be honest. Might get some people to pay attention to the issue, too, if you wrote the script with accuracy in mind.

  • Jake Frost
    Jake Frost22 dögum síðan

    Is "Rapper" considered a job?

  • Euronius
    Euronius22 dögum síðan

    "Designated Survivor" series deals with this exact scenario. Everyone suddenly dies, the President and everyone in the line of succession, except for the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.

  • kvaDrug
    kvaDrug22 dögum síðan

    It’s so complicated!

  • Ushanka DLC
    Ushanka DLC22 dögum síðan

    Co to kurwa za logika

  • Eddie Peterson
    Eddie Peterson23 dögum síðan

    I want to know about how the dept of energy regulates nuclear weapons. He said later, it's later

  • Cat_Craft_01
    Cat_Craft_0123 dögum síðan

    I guess you can call this "term-moil"

  • Bennett Bush
    Bennett Bush23 dögum síðan

    Let’s just keep adding on the go.

  • Kevins Famous Chili
    Kevins Famous Chili23 dögum síðan

    The most deadly job in the world is running for president in Russia

  • Cheese
    Cheese23 dögum síðan

    So basically, just play video games at home.

  • Jonny Lewis
    Jonny Lewis23 dögum síðan

    Love the Battlestar Galactica reference at the end 😂😂

  • Devil Withthat12guageshoty
    Devil Withthat12guageshoty24 dögum síðan

    This guy makes me smarter every day

  • Matthew McDonald
    Matthew McDonald24 dögum síðan

    For those wondering: William Henry Harrison in 1845 (Natural Causes) Zachary Taylor in 1850 (Natural Causes) Abraham Lincoln in 1865 (Assassination) James A Garfield in 1881 (Assassination) William McKinley in 1901 (Assassination) Warren G Harding in 1923 (Natural Causes) Franklin D Roosevelt in 1945 (Natural Causes) John F Kennedy in 1963 (Assassination) Richard Nixon in 1974 (Resignation)

  • Some Skills
    Some Skills24 dögum síðan

    And the department of agriculture is still throwing tumbleweeds XD.

  • mudkipmaster
    mudkipmaster24 dögum síðan

    Nice Battlestar Galactica reference with the Secretary of Education at 7:48 and at the end.

  • Jeremy Friesen
    Jeremy Friesen25 dögum síðan

    Why can't they just hold another election?

  • FoenixRight
    FoenixRight25 dögum síðan

    Sometimes I watch this video just to hear CGPGrey say "octagonalice". 😀

  • black tiger
    black tiger25 dögum síðan

    Now I want to play guess who's the designated survivor

  • Ciaran O'Donnell
    Ciaran O'Donnell25 dögum síðan

    This is a confusing way of explaining the first episode of Designated Survivor

  • James Karimi
    James Karimi25 dögum síðan

    This sounds like something an evil Vice President would do in some kind of government themed action movie.

  • JollyJadenTNT
    JollyJadenTNT26 dögum síðan


  • Declan Healy
    Declan Healy26 dögum síðan

    Strange i thought it was being a teacher ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

  • Terrence Tunnock
    Terrence Tunnock26 dögum síðan

    7:41 Found this easter egg by myself, with no help from any Minecraft livestreams

  • TheJarik
    TheJarik26 dögum síðan

    No wonder America is in chaos

  • Political Fiction
    Political Fiction26 dögum síðan

    I'm from Poland, and youre doing a great job explaining this mess. But subtitles would be even more helpful! :)

  • Digit Study Point
    Digit Study Point26 dögum síðan


  • Soilder_ SgntCraft_4
    Soilder_ SgntCraft_427 dögum síðan

    What if all them roll a 7

  • Some Th1ng
    Some Th1ng27 dögum síðan

    President: -Hated by half a country -Can be assassinated -You do fancy paperwork Macdonalds Employee -Loved by a large majority of people -Most likely would not be assassinated -You serve burgers to people

  • JollyJadenTNT


    26 dögum síðan

    now that you put it this way, I'm baffled XD

  • Ennovative
    Ennovative27 dögum síðan

    SGT Ferrel: How do I feel about gambling in the barracks? Soldier 1: You dislike it SGT Ferrel. SGT Ferrel: Why do I dislike it PVT Nance? PVT Nance: It entertains the notion that our fate is in anyone's hands but our own. SGT Ferrel: And what is my concept of fate, chorus? All: Through readiness and discipline, we are masters of our fate. -The Edge of Tomorrow. A belief system to live by.

  • David Stefan Boriceanu
    David Stefan Boriceanu27 dögum síðan

    no one: me: oh so you need dice to be president

  • Sailor
    Sailor27 dögum síðan

    I work a cleaning job in the white house. How many people would have to die for me to be the president?

  • Articulate99
    Articulate9927 dögum síðan

    Always interesting, thanks.

  • Stefan R
    Stefan R27 dögum síðan

    Yes, I also thought about Laura Roslin the entire time.

  • Aditri Shukla
    Aditri Shukla27 dögum síðan

    Oh ok What We got hERe Animation Cool though

  • Bleng Diabloed
    Bleng Diabloed28 dögum síðan

    why am I learning about the presidential stuff and I don't even live in this country at all

  • Casual
    Casual28 dögum síðan

    Anyone else just get moments of realization that we’re gunna die and if there’s nothing, it’ll all just seemlessly happen at once and... maybe this isn’t the spot for this.

  • OneSuttleLime
    OneSuttleLime28 dögum síðan


  • IAmSeamonkey
    IAmSeamonkey28 dögum síðan

    "america realised she had alot of interior land to manage so she create the department of the interior to manage the land (and the indians on the land) *_no there's no time"_*

  • Damir Maatar
    Damir Maatar28 dögum síðan

    I think POTUS is a pyramid scheme

  • Anthony Perez
    Anthony Perez28 dögum síðan

    “Cause if all 15 replacement are dead that sounds like a homeland security issue” lmfao that killed me

  • Benjamin Joseph Bruner
    Benjamin Joseph Bruner28 dögum síðan

    So if someone isn't able, he or she is unable, but the state of not being able is inability . . .

  • Stephan Venter
    Stephan Venter29 dögum síðan

    Watch designated survivor on Netflix

  • Jeffrey Gibson
    Jeffrey Gibson29 dögum síðan

    Love the BSG reference at the end!

  • bob potter
    bob potter29 dögum síðan

    I have no Idea what I just watched

  • Tommaso Astaldi
    Tommaso Astaldi29 dögum síðan

    The gentle coup made me laugh more than is acceptable

  • AkSeal
    AkSeal29 dögum síðan

    So the issue is that the bad scenario isn’t as bad as it gets... if it gets to the Secretary of State you will have literally gone through all congress members

  • Young Dj
    Young Dj29 dögum síðan

    0:42 LOL thnk you for that i was getting ready to search up who the other two were

  • فاء بن ألف'
    فاء بن ألف'29 dögum síðan

    Designated Survivor moment

  • Deja Remy
    Deja Remy29 dögum síðan

    2:36 "So don't get any ideas." " but also YOU don't get any ideas!" "I'M STILL THE PRESIDENT!" ">:|"

  • IgroSome
    IgroSome29 dögum síðan

    "All done, until 2001, Department of Homeland Security." Oh boy.

  • Phantom_ Deluxe
    Phantom_ Deluxe29 dögum síðan

    Imagine a 7 year old kid watching it

  • The Darkness, It Consumes Me
    The Darkness, It Consumes MeMánuði síðan

    I'd try to roll a 6 until I get a 6. 6....... (666)

  • Quintusblake
    QuintusblakeMánuði síðan

    A little late, don't you think?

  • DasIrrlicht
    DasIrrlichtMánuði síðan

    7:28 When is there time? We would really like to know at some point, Grey.

  • Clorox Bleach
    Clorox BleachMánuði síðan

    4:08 the state of the USA in 2021

  • The Beyblade that was used to part the red sea
    The Beyblade that was used to part the red seaMánuði síðan

    I actually rolled 2d6s and I got 7

  • Erik Chad
    Erik ChadMánuði síðan

    Wut? 😕

  • Otto Von Bismarck

    Otto Von Bismarck

    Mánuði síðan

    Do you not understand?

  • Lemonade
    LemonadeMánuði síðan

    imagine writing the script

  • Androov
    AndroovMánuði síðan

    Imagine living in England and knowing USA Government structure better than USA President.

  • Kirk Natapraya
    Kirk NataprayaMánuði síðan

    Anyone get the bsg reference xD

  • Carlos tnt 70000
    Carlos tnt 70000Mánuði síðan

    Children doing child labor: well yes but actually no (But really there job is very very hard and they only get $1 in 15-18 hours of work)

  • Ben Miller
    Ben MillerMánuði síðan

    *Don’t spend a lot of time in Paradise with those odds

  • Wave Dylan
    Wave DylanMánuði síðan

    So the VP could technically kill the president and take the “throne” of presidency then?

  • Otto Von Bismarck

    Otto Von Bismarck

    Mánuði síðan

    I don’t mean to sound rude but this comment is stupid. “Technically” defying all common sense and reality, then yes. But then “technically” the US armed forces could just take over the USA and turn it into a military dictatorship. Who is going to stop them.

  • Mr Picky
    Mr PickyMánuði síðan

    U! S! A! U! S! A!

  • Ozzie 2.0
    Ozzie 2.0Mánuði síðan

    The DOA is still getting those tumbles out

  • Josh Lucas
    Josh LucasMánuði síðan

    Just Subbed!

  • Small Ben7
    Small Ben7Mánuði síðan

    2:15 that seems familiar

  • Monsieur Hon Hon
    Monsieur Hon HonMánuði síðan

    Eh Nice one with the papers at the end. I was thinking about the exact same thing the whole time.