John Oliver Gets Hollywood’s Biggest Stars To Taunt Purdue Over Opioid Crisis
John Oliver is making an attempt to taunt the Sackler household into popping out of hiding.
The “Final Week Tonight” host stated the household loves to make use of the wealth it has reaped from Purdue Pharma, a serious opioid producer, to place its identify on issues together with museums and galleries.
“Not unhealthy for a household whose very identify seems like a Hamburglar-like villain that steals testicles,” he stated. ”‘Oh no! The Sackler got here in the midst of the night time and now my penis is shivering!’”
Oliver stated that whereas the Sacklers like placing their names on issues, “they’ve been miraculously good” at protecting it off the opioid disaster.
However he’s making an attempt to alter that.
He recruited Michael Keaton, Bryan Cranston, Michael Okay. Williams and Richard Form to learn court docket paperwork to assist drive house a number of the statements made by the in any other case press-shy household.
And he’s put the household identify on a web site containing much more clips of the actors studying from those self same paperwork: SacklerGallery.com.
“They love having their names on fucking galleries,” he stated.
Take a look at his full takedown right here: