Sunday, July 16, 2017

Real Energy Expert Destroys John Oliver’s Ignorant, Profanity-Laced Rant About Coal

Rich Trzupek, Breitbart

Last month, HBO funnyman John Oliver spent an episode of his show Last Week Tonight delivering a profanity-laced rant demonizing coal, coal-energy advocates, and presidents of the United States who don hard hats. He did so following the formula that Jon Stewart has used so successfully throughout his career: Be witty and quote a lot of apparent facts in order to back up your satirically-expressed opinion about any issue and hope your audience will accept you as an expert. In this vein, Oliver’s coal rant was so full of misrepresentations, exaggerations and confusion that a dozen columns could be written debunking it...........To Read More...

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