John Oliver came up with a brilliant scheme to take down one of the world's most evil companies.
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Let's review, shall we?

Tobacco companies like Philip Morris used to be on top of the world.


Then countries started passing laws banning their advertising.

For a little while, their profits took a nosedive.

But then they figured out a diabolical solution.

Sue those countries, especially the ones that can't afford to fight back!

Like Uruguay, a small country in South America.

And Togo, a tiny nation in west Africa, that just happens to be one of the 10 poorest countries in the world.

That's more than a little messed up.

But John Oliver is a peacemaker!

So he came up with a genius way to let countries warn their citizens about the dangers of smoking while still letting tobacco companies keep their advertising.

He created a new spokesperson for Marlboro, Philip Morris' signature brand.

That's Jeff the Diseased Lung!

And wouldn't you know it, they love him in Uruguay!


They love him in Togo!

Let's help him go global, eh?

Share #JeffWeCan on Facebook and Twitter. Let's give the tobacco companies the branding they deserve!

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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