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  1. John Oliver: Mandatory Minimum Sentencing Laws "Do More Harm Than Good"

    6:50 am 7/27/2015

    "Ridiculously long sentences are not a great deterrent to crime. Prison sentences are a lot like penises: if they're used correctly, even a short one can do the trick."Read more

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  2. John Oliver Calls Donald Trump an "Asshole" in Segment on Food Waste

    5:56 am 7/20/2015

    "Our produce aisles have become a lot like Leonardo DiCaprio's penis: exclusively accessible to the physically flawless."Read more

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  3. John Oliver Compares Whoopi Goldberg's Bill Cosby Defense to Backing Torture, Mel Gibson

    2:04 pm 7/13/2015

    Those are just some of the "surprising things" that Oliver's 'Last Week Tonight' showcased the 'View' co-host supporting.Read more

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  4. Watch John Oliver Deliver Epic Motivational Sports Drama Speech to Discourage Public Funding of Stadiums

    6:09 am 7/13/2015

    “Pretending you’re poor is wrong. It wasn’t okay when Mary-Kate Olsen went through her hobo phase, and it’s not okay now!”Read more

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  5. John Oliver Tackles 15 Topics in One Minute Including Orgies, Bagels and Conspiracy Theories

    7:15 am 7/6/2015

    He also talks about animals, banjos, subtitles and a special link between Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz.Read more

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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