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Yes, America is now fully enmeshed in “Stupid Watergate II” — and John Oliver is on the case. In the latest episode of Last Week Tonight, Oliver explains the wincing stupidity of Trump’s Ukraine gambit against the Bidens, from the presidential confession on the White House driveway to the humiliating Twitter rebuke by Nickelback. And those incriminating ambassadorial texts get the special Oliver treatment, of course.

How could it get worse? Maybe Trump will confess another crime. Oliver has an idea about that too.

Just click and laugh.

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

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