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Comedian John Oliver blasts Multilevel Marketing (MLM) , e.g., Herbalife

Posted 14 November 2016

Multilevel marketing companies claim to be legitimate businesses, but some seem awfully…pyramid shaped. John Oliver and Jaime Camil demonstrate how they work.  

In a 30-minute satire, John Oliver explains why multilevel marketing should be regarded as an “endless chain pyramid” and exposes the gamut of ploys used to trick prospective distributors and minimize government regulation.

The video, which has had more than 5 million YouTube views, ends with the promise that if each viewer sends it to five other people who do the same, it will reach every person on earth in just 14 referral cycles.

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Scientific Studies

Posted 12 May 2016

John Oliver discusses how and why media outlets so often report untrue or incomplete information as science.

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Dr Oz ridiculed on YouTube

Posted 23 February 2015

Comedian John Oliver’s hilarious 16-minute video about Dr. Oz’s promotion of “miracle” supplements is now available on YouTube.

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