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John Oliver And The Apocalypse

I have a friend who hates John Oliver for some unexplained, indefensible reason, and today happens to be her birthday. So here’s a funny video the Daily Show correspondent did this week (to pimp out his friend’s book, Apocalypse How, but it’s actually pretty funny.) In the context of a fake weekly show, John Oliver’s Literature Rodeo, John reviews The Bible: “This whore of Babylon character — where’s the backstory? Did she start out as an exotic dancer of Babylon? Is there a pimp of Babylon we should know about?”:

Friends making viral videos for their less-famous friends: between this and “Free Jenna,” we have a bona fide trend! (Via No Fact Zone.)