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  1. John Oliver Advises World Leaders: Stars, Movie Quotes are Keys to Acceptance

    10:38 am 9/29/2014

    "That is a power move right there: Standing next to Wolverine and throwing out 'Star Wars' quotes."Read more

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  2. John Oliver's Talk Show Ratings Edging Out HBO Colleague Bill Maher

    5:00 am 9/25/2014

    A winning web strategy — the show is essentially gratis on YouTube — has the host's watercooler cachet on the rise Read more

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  3. John Oliver Is Not a Miss America Enthusiast

    11:50 am 9/22/2014

    The 'Last Week Tonight' host calls out the pageant's claim it gives $45 million worth of scholarships to womenRead more

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  4. Toronto: Jon Stewart on Not Getting Too Serious With 'Rosewater'

    1:54 pm 9/7/2014

    'The Daily Show' host insists his Iranian prison movie is one more way to portray political absurdityRead more

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  5. John Oliver Mocks the Internet Trolls That Love (and Hate) Him

    1:49 pm 9/2/2014

    That's one 'brillent' parrotRead more

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  6. Jon Stewart on Directorial Debut 'Rosewater,' His 'Daily Show' Future and Those Israel-Gaza Comments

    9:00 am 8/28/2014

    With his Middle East political drama hitting Toronto, he faces accusations by Iran that he took "Zionist lobby" funding; responds to critics who've called him a self-hating Jew ("I have plenty of other reasons to hate myself"); opens up about 'The Daily Show’s' high-profile departures; and hints at a possible end to his tenure ("What did you hear? Do you have a note from my boss? Am I out?")Read more

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  7. Jonah Hill Apologizes on 'The Tonight Show' for Making Gay Slur (Video)

    11:15 pm 6/3/2014

    The "22 Jump Street" star addressed his controversial comments to a paparazzo, while Tom Cruise told Jimmy Kimmel about his whirlwind three premieres in 24 hours. Read more

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  8. TV Ratings: John Oliver's HBO Series Opens Strong After Another 'Game of Thrones' Record

    9:48 am 4/28/2014

    The new Sunday talker nabs over 1 million viewers at 11 p.m., an hour after the cable network's top drama fetches a new series high of 6.9 million viewers. Read more

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  9. John Oliver's 'Last Week Tonight' Is Funny But Too Fast for Its Own Good (Analysis)

    9:13 pm 4/27/2014

    The show needs an hour -- or fewer topics -- but as a weekly show, the additional 30 minutes is the better choice.Read more

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  10. 'Last Week Tonight': John Oliver Takes Jabs at Donald Sterling, John McCain, Fox News in Debut (Video)

    8:43 pm 4/27/2014

    The former "Daily Show" correspondent's new HBO late-night show premiered Sunday night.Read more

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