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Off the Path from New York to Boston

Off The Path: John Oliver vs. Danbury — A Very 2020 Saga

Left, comedian John Oliver, right Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton.
Greg Allen and Jessica Hill
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Left, comedian John Oliver, right Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton.

For Off the Path's last episode of 2020, Davis takes us to a place that may be the perfect symbol for the year — a sewage treatment plant in Danbury, Connecticut. This unlikely tourist attraction ended up on the map this year thanks to comedian John Oliver, host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight.