Cover Oregon Ad Agency North is Not Amused by the John Oliver Parody

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Remember when comedy host John Oliver kicked off his Sunday HBO show with some pointed jokes at the expense of failed health-insurance exchange Cover Oregon and its whimsical advertising campaign? Oliver ran a parody of Cover Oregon's folksy sing-a-longs with a Lisa Loeb tune saluting "you stupid Oregon idiots," and everyone had a good laugh. Well, not quite everyone.The head of the Portland advertising ...   More
 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 AARON MESH

New HBO Host John Oliver Feasts on Cover Oregon Debacle

Breathtaking mountains, shitty website: "you live in a cartoon"

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John Oliver, the host of the new HBO show "Last Week Tonight," had some fun with Cover Oregon last night. "We get it, Oregon, you people live in a cartoon," Oliver said. "Everywhere you go, you hear the sound of fucking ukeleles." After trashing the beleaguered website, Oliver, a longtime correspondent on Jon Stewart's "The Daily Show," brought singer Lisa Loeb on to skewer Cover Oregon's ads. "Your ...   More
 
Monday, April 28, 2014 NIGEL JAQUISS

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