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John Oliver's Replacing The Marlboro Man With A Logo Of His Own: A Diseased Lung Named Jeff

On Sunday's Last Week Tonight, host John Oliver called out Big Tobacco, specifically Philip Morris International, for its practice of harassing governments that try to put limits on tobacco branding. PMI, maker of the Marlboro cigarette, regularly threatens small and poor countries with lengthy and costly legal battles if they try to regulate the marketing of cigarettes.

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