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Do We Still Need Pennies?
Pennies aren’t even worth what they’re minted on, so why do we still have them?
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The show won the Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Interactive Program at the 67th Annual Emmy Awards. HBO won 43 awards, the most in its history and the most of any network this year.
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John Oliver explains how a massively overburdened public defender system threatens a fundamental right.
Our Lady of Perpetual Exemption
Sad news, faithful: Megareverend John Oliver has reluctantly decided to close down Our Lady of Perpetual Exemption after some parishioners took his “seed-based” faith a little too literally.
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