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Trevor Noah Grills Bernie Sanders: Does America Really Need Another Old White Guy?

By almost any measure, Senator Bernie Sanders is the decided to hold a town hall event on Fox News later this month. Trust me, I know Fox News, Sanders said. I know who they are and I know the role that they are playing. So, to me, it is important to distinguish Fox News from the many millions of people who watch Fox News. And I think it is important to talk to those people and say, You know what? I know many of you voted for Donald Trump, but…

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John Oliver on Last Week Tonight, Turning Down CBS, and Nauseating American Politics

Im still getting used to this whole interview thing, says John Oliver. I guess Im not jaded yet. Were seated across from one another in the second-floor cafeteria of HBOs New York headquarters, just a stones throw from Bryant Park. Its a disorienting pastiche of pastel green and pink booths separated from the buffet area by wavy metal dividers; like Edward Hopper meets an Under the Sea themed 80s prom. And then theres Oliver, dressed incognito in a gray pullover and Mets cap obscuring his forehead. He looks like any…

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