"An argument that has the characterizing flavor of bullshit."
April 28, 2014 7:51 PM Subscribe
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The entire first episode of John Oliver's new current-events comedy show on HBO, Last Week Tonight
, is viewable
on its official YouTube Channel.
Among the topics discussed:
- India's upcoming elections, and the American news media's reluctance to mention them.
- "John McCain tells the same joke six different times in six different places."
- The Supreme Court case of Pom Wonderful vs. Coca-Cola, and generally corporations abusing the First Amendment in order to say transparently bogus things in their advertising.
- "Workplace of the Week: The NFL."
- An interview with former NSA chief Keith Alexander.