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I Was There

I Was There: A Taping of “Last Week Tonight”

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The email came while I was nearing the end of my weekly trip to the supermarket, standing in the organic dairy section deciding what kind of yogurt to buy the kid:

If you are in NYC TODAY or can be, we had some seats become available to Last Week Tonight with John Oliver for Today/Sunday’s show — Sunday, September 30th.

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History

Thomas Jefferson Was a Dick

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It’s a fascinating thought exercise to trace how the leader of the United States of America evolved from George Washington, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson to Donald Trump.

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Week in Review

Week in Review (July 22, 2016)

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Jon Stewart’s absence left a void that has yet to be filled.

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Politics

Only a Sociopath Would Want to Be a Politician These Days

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I know I’m far from the first person to say this, but I don’t understand why anyone would want to be a politician these days.

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Life Opinion

I Hate Myself for Not Deleting My Social Media Accounts

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For the four billionth time, I’m seriously contemplating deleting my Facebook and Twitter accounts.