Post Tagged with: "John Oliver"

John Oliver Rips Apart Immigration Policy In ‘This Week Tonight’

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‘This Week Tonight’ picked up the topic of immigration, with a focus on the Afghan translators who helped keep our soldiers out of harms way.

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John Oliver Explains The Insane Way Police Are Legally Allowed To Steal From You (VIDEO)

John Oliver Explains The Insane Way Police Are Legally Allowed To Steal From You (VIDEO)

John Oliver provides the terrible, irrational truth behind how police departments can take your money without proving you are guilty of anything.

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John Oliver Explains English Soccer To David Letterman (VIDEO)

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Will soccer ever catch on here?

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John Oliver Asks – Ayn Rand, How Is She Still A Thing? (VIDEO)

John Oliver Asks – Ayn Rand, How Is She Still A Thing? (VIDEO)

This Week Tonight last week featured a short piece covering the right-wing’s favorite writer, Ayn Rand — and boy will it tick the GOP off.

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John Oliver Just Destroyed The Miss America Beauty Pageant (VIDEO)

John Oliver Just Destroyed The Miss America Beauty Pageant (VIDEO)

The pageant claims to be the largest scholarship provider to women in America, pledging $45 million to put pageant winners through college. The show’s team went through the tax submissions for 33 state pageants and could find just $4 million actually handed over.

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John Oliver, Puppets And Prison: How The U.S. Justice System Keeps Americans Dropping The Soap (VIDEOS)

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You’d have to be Rush Limbaugh living on a sail boat in the middle of the Bermuda Triangle to not have some sense of how bad the American prison system has become in the last few decades. But, for those readers who still turn the other cheek, who scoff and dismiss prisoners abducted by the “justice system” to be beaten, raped and forgotten about, left in the hole to rot for decades upon decades, allow John Oliver and his fabulous program Last Week Tonight to clarify a few points for you that you’ve glaringly chosen to overlook.

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John Oliver Nails It In This Video On Income Inequality (VIDEO)

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John Oliver points of the ridiculousness of ‘American optimism’ in the face of the rising oligarchy which is poised to take over the United States.

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John Oliver Delivers Epic Explanation Of World Cup Obsession (VIDEO)

John Oliver Delivers Epic Explanation Of World Cup Obsession (VIDEO)

Brazilians have been protesting the event for months before it started.

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FCC Website Crashes After John Oliver Asks People To Stand Up For Net Neutrality (VIDEO)

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John Oliver’s segment on net neutrality did better than he expected.

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Hilarious Marriage Equality Video Has Nintendo Characters Getting Down And Dirty (VIDEO)

Hilarious Marriage Equality Video Has Nintendo Characters Getting Down And Dirty (VIDEO)

What better way to celebrate marriage equality in this country than by sending the right into a collective stroke over “indoctrinating” our children?

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John Oliver Tears Climate Change Deniers Apart In Epic Rant (VIDEO)

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It must be seen to believed, Jon Oliver has now arranged the ultimate showdown between climate change deniers and the scientists involved.

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Arizona Pro-Gun Activist Says Guns Are The Real Victims Of Violence In Daily Show Segment (VIDEO)

Screenshot: John Oliver interviewing Charles Heller

How sick does a person have to be to care more about a hunk of steel than a living, breathing human being?

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Jon Stewart Takes on Pope Benedict’s Resignation– ‘Holy Quit!’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Takes on Pope Benedict’s Resignation– ‘Holy Quit!’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart uses humor to discuss the Pope’s resignation.

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Captain Picard Invades The Daily Show! (VIDEO)

The Daily Show?! I'm a Shakespearean actor! WTF am I doing here?!

When Patrick Stewart comes to town looking to take your job, be worried. Be very worried!

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