Oliver also encouraged fans to make their voices heard on this issue and noted that fans did the same in the past whenever the company tried to give a big push to someone the fans were rejecting.
Oliver started his spiel by diving into his own wrestling fandom, claiming he liked the sport, and citing things like Jake Roberts' snake biting Randy Savage among his favourite moments.
Okeke ignores pain, watches Auburn get win
The No. 2-seeded Kentucky Wildcats held on against the No. 3- seeded Houston Cougars, 62-58, in a Friday night Sweet 16 battle. Coby White and Cameron Johnson each had 15 points for the Tar Heels, who shot just 43 per cent and made 7 of 28 three-pointers.
For a bit of context, Oliver was a writer on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" - Stewart himself has been involved with WWE storylines, and took an Attitude Adjustment off John Cena in 2015. And it's profitable - it made over $930m past year, and its flagship event, WrestleMania, is worth more than the World Series. The health and wellness of our performers is the single most important aspect of our business, and we have a comprehensive, longstanding Talent Wellness program.
He played many clips from retired wrestlers who have worked under McMahon.
"WWE issued the following statement in response to the" Last Week Tonight" feature that aired on Sunday night on HBO.
Jones claims Manchester United players are ‘buzzing’ thanks to Solskjaer
Fan favourite Solskjaer has led United into the Premier League's top four and the Champions League quarter-finals. He's put arms around the shoulders of people who needed it. "He's come in and done a terrific job.
"While the character Vince is an assh*le, it's important to know that the real Vince is also an assh*le", John said (h/t The Hollywood Reporter). As Oliver sees it, there's only one hope for wrestlers to get the support they need: The fans.
"Even the National Football League, for all its massive faults, now offers players health reimbursement accounts and have established a legacy fund for older players who may be dealing with health issues", John said towards the end of the segment.
Meghan to shun London hospital famed for royal births
Morgan said he thought it was rude, adding: "It showed me that she, I'm afraid, is probably a bit of a social climber". Princess Anne was the first Royal to give birth in the Lindo Wing when her son Peter Phillips was born there in 1977.