John Oliver Rips Apart America’s Pointless Obsession With The Lottery (Video)
Last night was the season finale of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.”
The first season of the show has been excellent, and I hope it runs for years and years to come.
On the finale, Oliver aimed his biting wit at state lotteries. State lotteries brought in over $68 billion last year and are a major source of income for states across the nation.
However, while the lotteries’ stated purpose is typically to fund education, this is rarely what the money is actually used for.
This video will make you laugh and frustrate you at the same time.
Check it out.