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News Of The World story reaches The Daily Show

News Of The World story reaches The Daily Show

In Britain there’s no escaping the big news story of the moment – the News Of The World phone hacking scandal involving Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation. The story has gone global and The Daily Show is never one to miss out on a headline like this. Watch Jon Stewart’s reaction when British Daily Show correspondent John Oliver brought the story to his attention:

‘John Oliver: Terrifying Times’ DVD coming soon

‘John Oliver: Terrifying Times’ DVD coming soon

John Oliver’s standup show – originally aired on Comedy Central in the US – is coming out on DVD on the 19th August this year. ‘John Oliver: Terrifying Times’ will be available on region all DVD at Amazon.co.uk so it can be played on any DVD player in the world – good news for UK fans. The DVD includes several added extras including extended footage from the standup show (and uncensorted), clips from John Oliver on The Daily Show With…

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The Daily Show and John Oliver

The Daily Show and John Oliver

I’ve really been getting into The Daily Show over recent weeks. I’ve been trying to catch it every week on Virgin Media’s On Demand service – and have become seriously hooked. John Oliver has to be one of the funniest correspondents I’ve seen on the show – some of the stuff he comes out with is hilarious. I like the way they portray him as a stereotypical Brit. Most of his humour is very sarcastic as well. Take the recent…

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