Monday, October 17, 2016
"Americans are so disillusioned by the major party candidates it seems many would prefer to vote for Kevin Kline's character from the movie Dave or the ghost of Martin Luther King, Jr. -- assuming he only said the three quotes that white people like," joked Oliver.
He added, "This disenchantment may explain the high interest in America's third parties, because when your two main options are depressing, any third choice seems good. If you're in a KFC/Taco Bell and you see a bunch of pigeons eating something in the parking lot, you might well think, Hang on -- what have they got over there?''
"The more you look at Gary Johnson and Jill Stein, the more you realize the lack of coverage they complain about so much might have genuinely benefitted them," said Oliver, "because their key proposals crumble under the slightest amount of scrutiny."
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