John Oliver – who (regrettably) urged Trump’s presidential run in 2013 now insists we’re stuck with him for years.
In his latest ‘Stupid Watergate’ segment the ‘Last Week Tonight’ host weighed in on the whirlwind of news from the past week involving James Comey’s investigation into Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn – which Trump privately requested Comey end.
He also touched on Trump’s meeting with Russian officials in the Oval Office the day after Comey’s firing.
‘I faced great pressure because of Russia. That’s taken off’ Trump had told Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during their meeting the week before last.
‘It’s almost difficult to believe your ears when you hear something so audaciously corrupt’ remarked Oliver.
‘It’s like if Hillary Clinton had sent an email with the subject line: ‘Sup—I did Benghazi.’