John Oliver, comedian and faux Daily Show journalist, is in the middle of a four-night run at Cobb’s Comedy Club (sorry, sold out).

On KQED’s Forum today, John chatted with Dave Iverson about his work on The Daily Show.

John Oliver on Forum

Before he left the building, News Fix hijacked John in the green room, where we conducted an amazingly in-depth interview, in which he astutely analyzes the California governor’s race. Check it out…

John Oliver in the KQED green room

  • harold

    Nice warmup for Olivia Munn.

    Is that a Jets hat?

    • Jon Brooks

      Yeah that’s a Jets hat. When he saw I had one one, John Oliver pulled one out of his pocket.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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