Back in 2013, John Oliver guest-hosted The Daily Show and mockingly begged Donald Trump to run for President:
“Do it! Do it! Look at me, do it. I will personally write you a campaign check now, on behalf of this country, which does not want you to be President but which badly wants you to run.”
Turns out Oliver probably should be more careful what he wishes for. After begging Trump to run for President in 2013, Oliver spent the entire 30-minute season finale of his show, “Last Week Tonight,” recording his own nervous breakdown over Trump’s victory. The full on-air meltdown can be viewed below, but here a couple of the key lines: Continue reading »
There are very few government checks on what America’s sweeping surveillance programs are capable of doing. John Oliver sits down with Edward Snowden to discuss the NSA, the balance between privacy and security, and dick-pics.
Cable companies are trying to create an unequal playing field for internet speeds, but they’re doing it so boringly that most news outlets aren’t covering it.
John Oliver explains the controversy and lets viewers know how they can voice their displeasure to the FCC.
(www.fcc.gov/comments, for any interested parties)