spent Sunday imploring everyone to shut it down with all this Mount Everest overcrowding. The HBO
personality also used the opportunity to (again) rip parent company AT&T
— he also Rickrolled the hell out of us.
To accomplish both the Everest thing and probably get himself fired, the “Last Week Tonight” host pulled up footage from Discovery Channel
’s 2007 docuseries “Everest: Beyond the Limit
,” where a climber named Rod Baber
was determined to make the world’s highest cell phone call.
“Nice work, Rod. The highest ever cell phone call — that’s incredible,” Oliver said sarcastically. “Or it would’ve been, but unfortunately, Rod had AT&T, so the phone call never went through.”
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That’s gonna make the holiday party uncomfortable. Oliver then got more sincere — for like eight seconds.
“I know I give you a hard time,