Harry Baals Government Center

  • Aired:  02/15/11
  •  | Views: 90,679

John Oliver interrupts coverage of the Chris Lee sex scandal to report on the naming of a government center in Indiana. (4:09)

>> Jon: WELCOME BACK.

MANY OF YOU MAY HAVE MISSED

THIS.

46-YEAR-OLD NEW YORK

CONGRESSMAN CHRIS LEE RESIGNED

AFTER BEING CAUGHT TRYING TO

SOLICIT SEX ON CRAIGSLIST BY

POSTING A SHIRTLESS PHOTO OF

HIMSELF.

FIRST THING FIRST: DUDE,

YOU'RE 46.

WHERE DO YOU FIND THE TIME?

AND, TWO, THAT GUY HAS TO BE

THE LUCKIEST GUY ON EARTH.

HIS STORY CAME OUT THE SAME

DAY AS THE EGYPTIAN

REVOLUTION.

GUESS WHAT.

FOCUS REGAINED.

WE AT THE DAILY SHOW ARE GOING

TO COVER THIS THE WAY WE

ALWAYS COVER SEX SCANDALS,

BABY.

WE COVER SEX SCANDALS RIGHT,

BABY.

WELL, STILL 11:30 BUT WE WON'T

LET THIS ONE SLIDE.

VERY DIFFICULT TO DO BOTH.

STOP THE MUSIC.

>> I'VE GOT BREAKING NEWS.

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )

>> Jon: JOHN OLIVER WITH THE

BREAKING NEWS.

>> THIS JUST IN, JON.

A FORMER MAYOR OF A TOWN IN

INDIANA MAY HAVE A GOVERNMENT

CENTER NAMED AFTER HIM.

MORE ON THIS AS DETAILS BECOME

AVAILABLE.

>> Jon: YOU BROKE INTO THE BIG

SHIRTLESS CONGRESSMAN'S

MUSICAL BID FOR THAT?

♪ NOT COOL ♪♪

>> JUST GIVE ME A SECOND, JON.

JUST WATCH THAT.

>> Jon: ALL RIGHT.

>> THE PEOPLE VOTED AND THE

TOP PICK SO FAR WITH MORE THAN

10,000 VOTES IS THE HAIRY

BALLS GOVERNMENT CENTER.

( APPLAUSE )

>> Jon: THEY THE GUY'S NAME

WAS HAIRY BALLS.

>> YES HIS NAME WAS HARRY

BALLS.

>> Jon: THANK YOU.

IT IS KIND OF FUNNY BUT IT'S

REALLY NOT RELEVANT.

>> WAIT, WAIT, WAIT, JON.

THERE'S MORE IN THERE.

>> THERE'S ALREADY A STREET

NAMED AFTER FORMER MAYOR HARRY

BALLS.

THE COMMUNITY IS READY TO NAME

A SECOND THING AFTER HIM.

♪.

>> Jon: IF I MAY, THAT ONLY

SEEMS FAIR.

THERE REALLY SHOULD BE A PAIR

OF HARRY BALLS.

>> THAT'S FUNNY BECAUSE IT'S

TRUE, BABY.

♪ YES, TECHNICALLY ♪♪

>> YOU CAN SEE NOW WHY I HAD

TO INTERRUPT THE BROADCAST.

IN INDIANA THEY'RE THINKING OF

NAMING A MUNICIPAL BUILDING

AFTER A MAN WHOSE NAME IS

HARRY BALLS.

♪ IS IT NEAR THE COMMUNITY

CENTER? ♪♪

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )

>> Jon: OH!

♪ THAT NAME FOR STATE

COMPTROLLER HAYWARD

YOUBLOWME ♪♪

>> Jon: YOU'RE NOT GETTING

FULL COVERAGE OF YOUR SEX

SCANDAL HOLDS FOR NOW.

>>

♪ THIS DUDE MUST HAVE A

RABBIT'S FOOT OR A LEP RE CAN

UP HIS ASS ♪♪

>> Jon: THIS ISN'T OVER, LEE.

WE'LL GET YOU.

WE'L

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