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  1. John Oliver Slams Media for Transgender Genitalia Talk: "None of Your F—ing Business"

    7:37 am 6/29/2015

    “This is a civil rights issue, and if you’re not willing to support transgender people for their sake, at least do it for your own. Because we’ve been through this before, we know how this thing ends."Read more

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  2. Helen Mirren Helps John Oliver Debunk '24'-Style Torture

    7:40 am 6/15/2015

    "Just because Kiefer Sutherland does something on camera doesn't mean it's a great idea, unless of course, that thing is him drunkenly running into a Christmas tree."Read more

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  3. HBO's John Oliver Digs at 'Entourage' Movie in FIFA Recap

    10:19 am 6/8/2015

    The 'Last Week Tonight' host compared it to 'United Passions,' the FIFA-financed drama that beyond bombed at the box office.Read more

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  4. John Oliver Rips U.S. Bail System and Violent Bounty Hunter Reality Shows (Video)

    7:24 am 6/8/2015

    "It says something about how comfortable we are about how our bail system works that a TV show where people with guns hunt humans for sport seems legitimate," he said of 'Dog the Bounty Hunter' and its copycats.Read more

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  5. John Oliver Begs Sponsors to Cut FIFA Support and Demand Sepp Blatter's Removal (Video)

    6:10 am 6/1/2015

    "He presided over the worst fiasco in their history! It’s like a Sony executive green-lighting a sequel in the middle of watching Aloha. 'This is absolutely terrible, and I need to make sure there’s more of it.'"Read more

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  6. 'Last Week Tonight' Rips Maternity Leave Gap, Airs Honest Mother's Day Ad: "Get the F— Back to Work" (Video)

    7:23 am 5/11/2015

    "You can’t go on and on about how much you love mothers and then fail to support legislation that makes life easier for them."Read more

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  7. John Oliver Rips Fox News, CNN for "Racist" Baltimore Coverage

    5:56 am 5/4/2015

    Bud Light's "Up for Whatever" campaign being called "rape-y" is "like saying Floyd Mayweather is a smidge assault-y. It's technically correct, but it'd be more appropriate to say he's a woman-battering human landfill."Read more

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  8. Meet the Oldest Working Member of SAG

    9:00 am 4/23/2015

    Connie Sawyer — who appears in The Hollywood Reporter magazine's feature about the history and the future of beloved industry retirement community the MPTF Country House — has appeared in everything from 1979's 'Fast Break' with Gabe Kaplan to Showtime's 'Ray Donovan,' which she "loved": "My son was a hitman, and I really got to cuss."Read more

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  9. Watch John Oliver's 'Doomsday' Video With Martin Sheen, Cat Videos and a "Sick Basketball Shot"

    6:34 am 4/20/2015

    "Let's take these last few moments to celebrate humanity's greatest times on Earth," like Segways, peanut butter, water slides, "Hammer time" and that video of Kelsey Grammer falling off the stage.Read more

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  10. John Oliver Defends IRS With One Direction Jokes, Michael Bolton Performance (Video)

    7:32 am 4/13/2015

    "Think of our government as a body. The IRS is the anus — it's nobody's favorite part, but you need that thing working properly or else everything goes to shit."Read more

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