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John Oliver's Net neutrality response swamps FCC

The agency's comment system, accepting public input on proposed Net neutrality rules, buckles after the comedian tells Internet trolls to pile on.

By June 3, 2014

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John Oliver turns to YouTube to thank, spank commenters

In a YouTube special, the HBO comedian marvels at the commentary he incites. It's already received some erudite comments.

By September 1, 2014

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Netflix to FCC: Interconnection matters. Just ask John Oliver

The US' top source of Internet traffic, Netflix beats the Net neutrality drum in a new filing to FCC, with a nod to HBO's viral comedy-show clip.

By July 16, 2014

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John Oliver to FCC chairman: Prove you're not a dingo

Insisting he'd only compared the FCC's Tom Wheeler to a dingo, the comedian says Wheeler is being too defensive about claiming not to be one.

By June 16, 2014

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FCC Chairman to John Oliver: I am not a dingo

Tom Wheeler says John Oliver's segment on net neutrality, which brought down the FCC site, was creative.

By June 14, 2014

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John Oliver compares cable companies to drug cartels

In a blistering 13-minute disquisition on Net neutrality, the HBO comedian asks Web trolls to intervene.

By June 2, 2014

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Your new, fully gay Nintendo world, as revealed by John Oliver

On his "Last Week Tonight" show, Jon Stewart's former sidekick reveals the new truth behind Nintendo's famous characters.

By May 19, 2014

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Olive Garden offers tapas for texters

Having decided to lure millennials, Olive Garden is offering tapas. One manager says that it's easier for young people to text while eating handheld bites.

By September 9, 2013

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The 404 Show 1,549: Fall videogame roundup, Apple Watch, male birth control (podcast)

Russ Frushtick is back on the show today helping us round up the rest of the year's most anticipated videogames. He'll also give us his thoughts on the Apple Watch and Apple Pay. Finally, we'll discuss the implications of a male birth control that might hit the market in 2017.

By September 10, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,548: Mega iPhone 6, 6 Plus, Apple Pay and Apple Watch wrap-up extravaganza! (podcast)

Today's show is a complete wrap-up of Apple's event where the company introduced the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, Apple Pay system and the Apple Watch. Tune in for pricing, first impressions, implications and more!

By September 9, 2014