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The Start of a Wild Idea

May and June, 2017

It all started with an episode of John Oliver. Watching Last Week Tonight, I saw a story about kidney donation, and my brain didn’t stop running. 356 more words

Men in Blazers podcast: John Oliver's love for Liverpool

Rog and Davo are joined by “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver for the MiB television show’s Boxing Day Craptacular on NBCSN. They talk John’s love for Liverpool, the Reds’ season so far, and make predictions for the year ahead. 45 more words

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In a recent installment of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver diatribed on ill-fated newspaper companies of the modern day. Suggesting that you get what you pay for – free access to puppy videos – John spent a considerable amount of time exploring the financial demise of local newspapers and shining a spotlight on what is considered “journalism” today. 522 more words

Help John Oliver Keep Up The Great Work By Subscribing to HBO

This OTYCD entry originally posted in June 2017.

Support the work of John Oliver and his team at Last Week Tonight by subscribing to Home Box Office (HBO) and telling HBO that you signed on specifically to get his show. 378 more words

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Arking the Right Questions

John Oliver thought it was just quirky. There’s a more obvious explanation.

As I discovered on my recent trip to the creationist Ark Encounter, the displays spend a LOT of time explaining where all the poop went. 355 more words