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  1. John Oliver Hates April Fools' Day, Says It's for Sociopaths (Video)

    5:13 am 3/30/2015

    "Isn't betrayal fun?"Read more

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  2. John Oliver Rips Apart NCAA for Not Paying College Athletes

    8:19 am 3/16/2015

    The 'Last Week Tonight' host introduces the authentic "March Sadness" video game.Read more

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  3. John Oliver Defends Voting Rights for U.S. Territories (Video)

    11:00 am 3/9/2015

    "Imagine how it must feel to have the desire to vote but know deep down you're going to be ignored."Read more

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  4. John Oliver Mocks Daylight Saving Time, Reveals True Origin

    6:42 am 3/9/2015

    Hint: It has nothing to do with farmers.Read more

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  5. John Oliver Has Perfect Replacement for Jon Stewart on 'Daily Show'

    11:19 am 2/18/2015

    Genius plan, John Oliver. Read more

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  6. Philip Morris to John Oliver: Give Us a Break, We're Trying Our Best

    3:30 pm 2/17/2015

    "While we recognize the tobacco industry is an easy target for comedians, we take seriously the responsibility that comes with selling a product that is an adult choice and is harmful to health."Read more

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  7. HBO Locks Down John Oliver for Two More Seasons of 'Last Week Tonight'

    11:35 am 2/17/2015

    The second season of the series started in February, after the freshman run averaged north of 4 million weekly viewers.Read more

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  8. John Oliver's New Tobacco Campaign: Meet Jeff the Diseased Lung

    11:31 am 2/16/2015

    Oliver criticizes cigarette companies and then offers a solution for everyone.Read more

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  9. John Oliver Tackles Big Pharma in 'Last Week Tonight' Return

    9:07 am 2/9/2015

    John Oliver uses Walter White and Rihanna jokes to help him explain how pharmaceutical companies market their drugs.Read more

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  10. John Oliver Explains How His 'Last Week Tonight' Salmon-Slapping Finale Came Together

    1:46 pm 2/3/2015

    "It's not rocket science; Monty Python had hit people with fishes before. But I think it still holds true — a human being hit by a flying fish is objectively funny, as objective as comedy can be."Read more

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