New Year's Eve is the worst and John Oliver is here to remind you why

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New Year's Eve is like the death of a pet. You know it's going to happen but somehow you're never truly prepared for how awful it is.

So says John Oliver in this video, which expertly deconstructs why forced fun on New Year's Eve is not that much fun at all.

He also offers useful tips on how to avoid celebrating, which can all be effectively summarised as "lie".

Happy new year!

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