Back in the old days the only way to get a fish in the face was do so manually. Let’s let Bell Media’s latest signees, Monty Python, demonstrate:

In the year 2014, another Brit named John Oliver has brought attention to an innovative new form of fish launching courtesy of the “Salmon Cannon”. Originally designed to help salmon spawn upriver where hydroelectric dams have been preventing them from doing so, John Oliver found a new use for the wonderful machine on yesterday’s Last Week Tonight that would make Python proud. The best part about launching fish out of a cannon is that you never know where they’re going to end up and Oliver’s hit some pretty big names:  

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