The Daily Show's Tearful Goodbye to John Oliver Is Hilariously Perfect

Oh, nooooooo. Last night was John Oliver's last ever episode of The Daily Show before he moves on to create his own topical comedy series for HBO. What heartbreaking news! We LOVE John Oliver! But also, what happy news! We love John Oliver aaaand we're happy to see his success grow and grow and grow and never stop… » 12/20/13 11:10am 12/20/13 11:10am

After taking over Jon Stewart's post at the helm of The Daily Show for a bit this summer, John Oliver is getting his own "topical [weekly] comedy series," – on HBO. It'll premiere in 2014. "I'm incredibly excited to be joining HBO, especially as I presume this means I get free HBO now," said Oliver. "I want to thank Comedy… » 11/14/13 6:00pm 11/14/13 6:00pm

John Oliver Is Seriously Pissed About That Fake Shark Week Documentary

A lot of people were fooled and annoyed and annoyed to be fooled by Shark Week's fake two-hour documentary about megalodons. The Discovery Channel never apologized for scaring the crap out of the seventy-three percent of viewers who now think megalodons still exist, and John Oliver is not pleased by their sharkhavior.* » 8/08/13 9:30am 8/08/13 9:30am

Daily Show: John Oliver Sniffs Out "The Road To The Doghouse"

Now that Obama's been elected, we can turn our attention to an even more serious contest: the one for White House pooch. » 11/06/08 11:00am 11/06/08 11:00am How can we be sure the potential first dog will be resistant to the aggressive Milk Bone lobby? What if they really palling around with terriers? John Oliver is on the case, investigating puppy…

Christian Conservative Community Organizer: Voting And Organizing For…

Last night, Daily Show » 10/31/08 4:30pm 10/31/08 4:30pm correspondent John Oliver sat down with several community organizers. He also talked to one bonkers -community organizing yahoo named Matthew Vadum, who said, "community organizers use crack cocaine in exchange for votes." But enough about , and onto Liz Shaw, an Ohio organizer who identifies as a …

The Daily Show Asks Republicans If The Ocean Should Pay For Its Own…

If you were sad that Gwen Ifill did not ask » 10/07/08 4:20pm 10/07/08 4:20pm Sarah Palin about she cut from the Wasilla budget, you'll be happy to know that the John Oliver has the last laugh. After Palin made a reference to Biden's statement about drilling "raping the outer continental shelf" during the VP debate, Oliver asked McCain adviser Douglas …