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The Vile Craziness Women Face Online Explained Perfectly.

It’s as scary as it is funny by Gabriel Reilich

June 22, 2015

On the most recent Last Week Tonight, John Oliver has an incredible segment on online harassment. But the best part of the 17-minute video consists of this remake of a hokey AOL commercial from 1995. Watch as absurd humor is used to bring attention to the plight of being a woman on the internet. Oh, and you can tell it’s struck a nerve with internet trolls: while most of John Oliver’s videos have a less than 1% dislike ratio – this one has a whopping 33%. Not to mention the slew of vile comments on the video page.

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The Vile Craziness Women Face Online Explained Perfectly. It’s as scary as it is funny