In a last ditch effort to woo voters and stop Scottish Independence, John Oliver pulled out his best romantic comedy strategies on his show Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. On Thursday there will be a referendum where Scots will vote about whether or not they would live their country to leave the United Kingdom and no longer be a part of Great Britain.
In the clip, John Oliver goes over both sides of the Scottish Independence debate, making many jokes along the way. Several of the jokes are at the expense of British Prime Minister David Cameron, who Oliver deems is not making enough of an effort. Instead, he chokes down some haggis, invites a unicorn mascot onstage, has a bagpipe band play and shows Love Actually-inspired notecards.
Romantic Referendum Pleas
More Stats +/-
Iconic British Figure Lingerie
Romantic Republican Memes
Romantic Superhero Mashup Trailers
Rapping Romantic Comedies
Whiskey Potato Chips
Free 2019 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.