In the video montage of how terrible 2016 was, the blowing up of the large "2016" sign by John Oliver
was a real detonation, not a visual effect. See more
John Oliver - Host
Welcome! welcome! welcome! to "Last Week Tonight". I'm John Oliver; thank you so much for joining us, and let us begin with our first and only story: the 2016 election. Or as you may know it: I thought I wanted it to be over but now that it's over I wish it were still going on because it turns out the ending is even worse twenty-fucking-sixteen.