This is filed in our “Humor” category, and there is humor in it, but it’s of a decidedly dark nature.
John Oliver’s show is turning into one of the best politically-oriented comedy shows on cable; the latest episode goes into great depth on America’s disastrous income gap. And it’s funny, too.
Yes, the United States has made huge progress in gay rights in an amazingly short period of time, but our religious fanatics are doing incredible damage in places like Uganda.
As the entire right wing world unites to defend the blatantly racist name “Washington Redskins,” here’s John Oliver’s brilliant piece from this week on the controversy. Oliver is really finding his voice with this show.
John Oliver’s explainer on net neutrality is tonight’s overnight must-watch video clip.
John Oliver’s new HBO show Last Week Tonight satirizes those ridiculously patronizing GOP millennial ads, and lo, it is good.
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John Oliver’s Daily Show segment on health care in Hawaii is a classic.