MUST WATCH: John Oliver’s pushback on those mushy “I’m sorry” Facebook ads

Facebook is not having a good year, what with the Cambridge Analytica scandal, slowing growth and a huge dump in the stock price. In the midst of all this are a series of commercials in which the company promises to do better when…well, when it comes to being Facebook.

John Oliver and the Last Week Tonight staff are having none of that malarky, so they created a proper ad voiced by Thomas Middleditch, who played Richard on Silicon Valley.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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