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Hate the wall-to-wall coverage of the royal baby? Watch John Oliver destroy it

By Eric W. Dolan
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 0:14 EDT
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The Daily Show host John Oliver on Tuesday night mocked the media’s coverage of the newly born son of Prince William and Kate Middleton. He said the pomp surrounding the birth was like a “royal f*ck you” to every other baby born that day. Though Oliver hoped the birth of the royal baby would allow the media to move onto other more important topics, he was sorely disappointed to learn news outlets were now obsessed with speculation over the baby’s name. He also observed that before the baby was even born, CNN was out bothering pregnant British women.

Watch video, uploaded to YouTube, below:

Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
 
 
 
 
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