View Poll Results: Does John Oliver look like Steve Carell with glasses?
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Old 07-17-2019, 12:44 PM
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John Oliver looks like a British Steve Carell with glasses


This one's a tough sell, because the teeth are different and it's hard to find a picture of John with his mouth closed. Also their facial hair is often different, and the similarity is only really apparent when smirking or smiling.

https://hairstyles.thehairstyler.com...eve-Carell.jpg
https://lastnighton.com/files/2017/0...oliver-hbo.jpg

But both John Oliver and Steve Carell have big noses, the same relaxed eyebrows, almost the same haircut, and somewhat similar contours. But they both have to be shaved, wearing glasses, and smirking or making a light smile. Too much smile and you can see John's stereotypical English teeth.

They are both comedians. Also they have both been guest hosts on the Daily Show. Besides, John himself said he was Steve Carell. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bgczomH1kLk&t=3m05s

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Old 07-17-2019, 12:50 PM
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Why are you posting pictures of Steven Mnuchin?
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Old 07-17-2019, 01:23 PM
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Why are you posting pictures of Steven Mnuchin?
Truly, an earthbound Adonis.

Though I think I'd prefer to look upon the "sexy John Oliver " that posed for Playboy.
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Old 07-17-2019, 01:25 PM
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Why are you posting pictures of Steven Mnuchin?
I've heard of that comparison too, but I think Mnuchin's browline is too pronounced, his chin too soft, and the lips too... pursed.

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Old 07-17-2019, 01:34 PM
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I can see why one would make the comparison at a quick glance. The resemblance starts at about halfway down the nose. Taken as a whole,though, not really (to me).
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Old 07-17-2019, 02:51 PM
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Aaron Rodgers with his helmet on looks like Steve Carell was in there instead.
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Old 07-17-2019, 02:57 PM
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If we were just sorting former Daily Show correspondents, I'd probably say Mo Rocca looks a little closer to John Oliver, just based on hair and eyebrows if nothing else.

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Old 07-17-2019, 06:54 PM
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I think Jon Ronson looks more like Oliver than Carell does.
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