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John Oliver Takes On Police Accountability And The Colossally-Stupid 'Bad Apple' Defense

John Oliver has now taken on police accountability -- the second word of which should always be enclosed in scare quotes. The whole thing is worth watching (of course) but the key bit is his skewering of the constant, incoherent twisting of an old adage by police officials and supporters when attempting to portray police misconduct as an outlier, rather than the everyday output of an insular, overly-powerful culture.
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