John Oliver goes to Hawaii, kicks ass and takes names

15 Feb

In case any of you neglected your Daily Show-watching duties this past week, below are two segments from John Oliver’s recent trip to Hawaii (site of the recent RNC meeting) that more or less epitomize the satirical reporting genre. Oliver just kills it. Clips below.

John Oliver interviews locals and visiting Republicans about Hawaii’s health care:

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
The Apparent Trap
www.thedailyshow.com
http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:cms:item:comedycentral.com:264261
Daily Show
Full Episodes
Political Humor Health Care Crisis

And now, in what may be my favorite segment in recent memory, John Oliver interviews RNC attendees while wondering aloud if traveling to Hawaii to preach about fiscal responsibility was perhaps a bit hypocritical.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
RNC Meeting in Hawaii
www.thedailyshow.com
http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:cms:item:comedycentral.com:264229
Daily Show
Full Episodes
Political Humor Health Care Crisis

Perfection.

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