08/09/2014 13:20 BST | Updated 08/09/2014 13:59 BST

'We're All Going To Miss Those Horny Little F*** Lizards': John Oliver Pays Tribute To Russia's Sex Geckos

'Last Week Tonight With John Oliver' launched the hashtag campaign #getthosegeckos in a bid to get Russia's five space geckos home safely.

Sadly, it was too little, too late - for alas, the 'sex geckos' perished. How did John Oliver react to the news? With suitable anger... and a beautiful version of A Great Big World's 'Say Something'.