#HashtagWars - #MakeACelebrityInternational

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Maz Jobrani, Gina Yashere and Jon Dore make up global versions of celebrity names. (1:24)

-And now it's time

for tonight's competitionof #HashtagWars.


Iran, Great Britain, Canada--who will emerge triumphant?

The Olympic Gamesare star-making

for a lot of otherwiseobscure foreign athletes.

One day you're justa beefy Estonian nobody

who's good at shot put, andthe next you're a national hero

with a soft drink endorsement

who's pullingdeejay-quality tail.

So in that spirit,tonight's hashtag is


Examples might be:Greece Witherspoon;

and: The Leaning Towerof P. Diddy;

or: Chris Hardwickshire.Hmm? Huh? Yes?

It's a real place.It's a real place!

I'm gonna put 60 secondson the clock, and begin.

-Gina.-Iggy Israelea.

-Yes, points! Very good.-(cheering)

-Maz.-Iran-ald McDonald.

-Yes, points.-(laughter)

-Gina.-Tupac Shakur-distan.


Very good.

-That beats it, yeah.-Very well done, Great Britain.

-(bell dings)-Jon Dore.

Uh, Kurd Cobain.

HARDWICK:Yes. Points.

Points. Maz.

Chaka Khan Go.

HARDWICK:Yes, points.

Maz Jobrani.

-Vanilla Iceland.-HARDWICK: Yes, points.

Right there. Gina.

Kanye West Bank.

Yes, points.Very good.


CeeLo Greenland.

HARDWICK:Yes, points.

Very good. Maz.

Notorious UAE.

HARDWICK:Yes, points.

-(bell buzzing)-Jon Dore, Jon Dore,

buzzing in at the last minute.

Um, this is the winner,

Tom York.