Days before the United Kingdom voted in favor of "Brexit," or a plan to leave the European Union, John Oliver offered a thorough, hilarious, and pointed explanation as to why it's a spectacularly stupid idea. Now, only days after the historic vote, the British comedian and host of HBO's Last Week Tonight has returned with a breathless rant about the Brexit disaster, and it's fantastic.
As seen in the (unofficial) video above, Oliver wastes no time ripping apart the politicians behind the Brexit vote, namely former London mayor Boris Johnson, UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage, and British Prime Minister David Cameron (who tendered resignation the day after the vote). Jabs include describing Johnson as "a shaved orangutan with Owen Wilson's hair" and Farage as a "three-time cover model for Punchable Face magazine." And that's just the beginning, folks.
As for Cameron, Oliver says the prime minister's resignation would have probably made him happy under other circumstances, but... well, here's how he put it: