60 episodes

Being an immigrant is like wearing an away jersey at every home game. A weekly show where guests join Abbas Wahab, Sudanese-Canadian comedian, to share their foreign take through stories, tips, and talk of anything and everything. Whether you're an immigrant, raised by one, or just enjoy watching cultures collide, this is the podcast for you.

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    • 4.9, 19 Ratings

Being an immigrant is like wearing an away jersey at every home game. A weekly show where guests join Abbas Wahab, Sudanese-Canadian comedian, to share their foreign take through stories, tips, and talk of anything and everything. Whether you're an immigrant, raised by one, or just enjoy watching cultures collide, this is the podcast for you.

    60 – Young Black Bears w/ George Rivard

    60 – Young Black Bears w/ George Rivard

    George Rivard, Comedian/Cook, came by and we chat about growing up in The Yukon, how to deal with bears, getting sober and the power of AA meetings, mass incarceration in the US as the new slavery, and dealing with racism in the Yukon.

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    More George:

    https://www.instagram.com/yukonsblackcomedian/

    More Immigrant Section Content:

    https://www.instagram.com/theimmigrantsectionpodcast/

    https://www.youtube.com/c/AbbasWahab

    More Abbas Wahab:

    https://linktr.ee/abbaswahab

    59 – Passion vs. Money w/ Jessie Singh

    59 – Passion vs. Money w/ Jessie Singh

    Jessie Singh, Comedian/Podcaster (check out his Dumb Woke Show), came by and we chat about the new studio (aka my basement), 2pac vs Biggie, Chappelle’s recent “8:46” video, hood dreams, passion vs. money, and going to Thailand for a silent meditation retreat.

    Brought to you by The Sonar Network

    More Jessie:

    https://www.instagram.com/wheresjessesdad/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNVBBDAuC30JwryXlIuj0tQ

    More Immigrant Section Content:

    https://www.instagram.com/theimmigrantsectionpodcast/

    https://www.youtube.com/c/AbbasWahab

    More Abbas Wahab:

    https://linktr.ee/abbaswahab

    58 – That Somali Uncle w/ Sammy Edan

    58 – That Somali Uncle w/ Sammy Edan

    Sammy Edan, Comedian/Engineer, zoomed in and we talk about growing up in Qatar, visiting Somalia for the first time, making funny videos, getting into stand-up in Sacramento, and the 10 year rule.

    Brought to you by The Sonar Network

    More Sammy:

    https://www.instagram.com/thewsammy/

    https://www.tiktok.com/@thewsammy 

    More Immigrant Section Content:

    https://www.instagram.com/theimmigrantsectionpodcast/

    More Abbas Wahab:

    https://linktr.ee/abbaswahab

    57 – Virtual Comedy w/ Clif Knight

    57 – Virtual Comedy w/ Clif Knight

    Clif Knight, Comedian/Creator, came on by and we talk about moving in the middle of COVID, virtual comedy shows, doing comedy abroad, the George Floyd case, Trump’s slimy politics, and Guyanese death squads.

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    More Clif:

    https://www.instagram.com/cliffy_so_funny/

    https://www.tiktok.com/@cliffy_so_funny 

    More Immigrant Section Content:

    https://www.instagram.com/theimmigrantsectionpodcast/

    More Abbas Wahab:

    https://linktr.ee/abbaswahab

    56 – Haters Gonna Hate w/ Neema Nazeri

    56 – Haters Gonna Hate w/ Neema Nazeri

    Neema Nazeri, Comedian/Creator and host of the Finding Neema Podcast, came on by and we talk about growing an audience, dealing with haters, touring the US as an opening act, the Epstein documentary, and the George Floyd killing & aftermath.

    Brought to you by The Sonar Network

    More Neema:

    https://linktr.ee/neemanaz

    https://apple.co/2XRpnrD 

    More Immigrant Section Content:

    https://www.instagram.com/theimmigrantsectionpodcast/

    More Abbas Wahab:

    https://www.instagram.com/abbaswahab_/

    https://www.youtube.com/c/AbbasWahab

    55 – Show Me Your Papers! w/ Glory Omotayo

    55 – Show Me Your Papers! w/ Glory Omotayo

    Glory Omotayo, Creator and host of the Twenty Something Pod, came on by and we talk about living in Nigeria and the UK before moving to Canada, why Nigerians are such go-getters, issues with Netflix’s Money Heist, and terrible compliments to get.

    Brought to you by The Sonar Network

    More Glory:

    https://www.instagram.com/gloryomotayo/

    https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/twentysomethingpod/id1434414078  

    More Immigrant Section Content:

    https://www.instagram.com/theimmigrantsectionpodcast/

    More Abbas Wahab:

    https://www.instagram.com/abbaswahab_/

    https://www.youtube.com/c/AbbasWahab

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Genuinian ,

Great

Really cool perspective! Thanks for doing what you’re doing.

Mike_123 ,

Love this show

A+ pod! Can’t get enough!

dredayalldayy ,

Love it

Love this podcast!
It’s so fun, light hearted, and insightful! Great topics that are talked about :)

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