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10/13/2014 01:37 pm ET

John Oliver Asks 'How Is Columbus Day Still A Thing?'

We've known for... well, many hundreds of years now that Christopher Columbus didn't really DISCOVER anything. It's tough to make the case that you discovered land when millions of other humans already know about it and in fact live there.

"Oh, is this your bike? Cool, whelp I just discovered it, so beat it, it's mine."

So with Columbus Day in mind, John Oliver asks the important question, "How is that still a thing?"

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