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John Oliver Explains Net Neutrality Again, This Time To Dense Republicans

By Kristy Puchko | Videos | March 3, 2015 | Comments ()

By Kristy Puchko | Videos | March 3, 2015 |


Last Week Tonight’s John Oliver is essentially the hero of the internet, breaking down the concept of Net Neutrality in a way that any idiot could understand. Well, almost any idiot. When it comes to certain Republicans, we apparently need a follow-up:

In the bases terms, companies that sell you wifi want to dismantle Net Neutrality so they can make as much money of your need to internet as possible. The FCC (by a disturbingly close vote of 3 to 2) has decided to treat the internet like a utility, because it is a tool that the average American depends on just as we do phones. In case you need a further breakdown of the importance of Net Neutrality, below you can revisit Oliver’s initial post, which spurred tons of people to reach out to the FCC:

And here’s a helpful piece from Mental Floss you can send to any of your idiot Facebook friends who don’t trust anyone Daily Show related.

Kristy Puchko is often grateful she doesn’t have telekinesis. She’s got a short fuse. It would get bad. Fast.



Kristy Puchko is the managing editor of Pajiba. You can follow her on Twitter, and hear her sound off about movies and feminism on the Slashfilmcast.


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