When Charlie Rose read out Vanity Fair’s description of John Oliver as “perhaps the most disruptive journalist on television”, the British comedian replied with one syllable.
“I’m not a journalist at all,” Oliver said. “Obviously, I’m a comedian.”
Most of us will remember a few schools lessons that we haven’t found much use for since we took them, but the British comedian John Oliver has little good to say about American schools.
And with their penchant for trivialising genocide, lack of focus on the sex lives of US presidents, and minor obsession with the American dream, perhaps he’s right.
Image Credit – John Oliver, February 2014 by TechCrunch