On Thursday, the Defense Department said that in order to blend in, special-operation forces often don the insignia of forces they accompany. On Friday, after Turkey complained, a spokesman called the action “unauthorized and inappropriate.”
John Oliver gives pointed criticism during his show each week, but the way that online news sites describe his actions usually evoke physical destruction of some sort. So, this week, Oliver is giving news sites what they asked for — by literally destroying a piñata.
Plus: Jimmy Fallon reads between the lines of political critiques of President Obama.