John riffs on Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, '50 Shades of Grey', and the unethical legal practices of tobacco company Phillip Morris International.

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
John Oliver ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jack Corbin ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
Joseph F. Cullman Joseph F. Cullman ... Himself (archive footage)
Kylie Fisher Kylie Fisher ... Jeff Campaign Supporter (as Kylie Ann Kuroghlian)
Arya Gartside-Vats ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
Dante Hoagland ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
Katence A. Lucas Katence A. Lucas ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
Jaden Michael ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
Lesya Orobets Lesya Orobets ... Herself (archive footage)
Dante Pereira-Olson ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
Nicola Roxon Nicola Roxon ... Herself (archive footage)
Taliyah Whitaker ... Jeff Campaign Supporter
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Storyline

In typical John Oliver style HBO raises the budgets for a full out attack against international tobacco companies like Marlboro with mascots, signs and T-Shirts, John Olive succeeds in patting the tobacco industries on the back and punching them, hard, in the face.

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Comedy | News | Talk-Show

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Details

Release Date:

15 February 2015 (USA) See more »

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Avalon Television See more »
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Trivia

Each episode's title screens includes a faux Latin motto referencing a recent event. This week's "Hostus Maximus - Stewart" refers to Jon Stewart's announcement he plans to leave his job hosting "The Daily Show" before the end of 2015. By caparison, the show opening has always credited John Oliver as "Hostus Mostus - John." See more »

Quotes

John Oliver: [on tobacco] Wow. So it's an aging product that's decreasing in popularity and yet somehow, it just can't stop making money. It's basically the agricultural equivalent of U2.
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Written by Dave Hill
Performed by Valley Lodge
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