02/06/2014 08:32 BST | Updated 02/06/2014 08:59 BST

John Oliver Takes On America's Cable Companies Over The Issue Of Net Neutrality (VIDEO)

In which 'Last Week Tonight With John Oliver' tackles the issue of net neutrality - or rather, America's hugely powerful cable companies trying to avoid net neutrality.

"The cable companies have figured out the great truth of America," explains our British host. "If you want to do something evil, put it inside something boring."