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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.

The Immigrant Section The Sonar Network

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    • 4.9 • 35 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.

    77 – Blunts & Muay Thai w/ Nitish Sakhuja

    77 – Blunts & Muay Thai w/ Nitish Sakhuja

    Nitish Sakhuja, Comedian/Podcaster (checkout his podcast High On Trees), comes by the studio with the fattest blunt! Like, cartoon-level shit…anyways we chat about getting into Muay Thai training (1:30), black guys and skinny calves (15:28), what he misses about being fat (20:20), interracial dating with immigrant parents (28:20), and how weed hits people different (49:25).

    ENJOYYY!

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    • 1 hr 8 min
    People Who Are Too Into Astrology FEAT. Black Zeus | Patreon Sample

    People Who Are Too Into Astrology FEAT. Black Zeus | Patreon Sample

    This week Comedian Black Zeus drops by the studio, and we got to talking about growing up on the Simpsons, Zeus explains his hate for DBZ, people who are too into horoscopes and Astrology, fighting in relationships, defining our “making it”, and Bill Burr hosting SNL.

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    • 10 min
    76 – The Future of Live Comedy w/ Max Sheldrick

    76 – The Future of Live Comedy w/ Max Sheldrick

    Max Sheldrick, Comedian/Podcaster, comes by the studio and we chat about the open racism towards white guys (4:45), behind the scenes of reality TV (20:22), shitty things to happen at comedy shows (30:10), people at anti-mask rally’s (41:15), Joe Rogan apologizing (56:30), and the future of live comedy (63:50).

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    • 1 hr 15 min
    Don’t Be An Actor. | Patreon Sample

    Don’t Be An Actor. | Patreon Sample

    This week Abbas talks about being on Season 2 of The Boys, aggressive ad placements in shows, figuring out my typecast, the worst parts of the industry, and getting addicted to social media.

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    • 10 min
    75 – Mile High Comedy Club w/ Aliya Kanani

    75 – Mile High Comedy Club w/ Aliya Kanani

    Aliya Kanani, Comedian/Content Creator, comes by the studio and we chat about working as a flight attendant (2:40), almost dying in Mexico (12:35), saving an airplane from crashing (24:20), stand-up versus improv comedy (44:50), and doing the Melbourne International Comedy Festival (56:25).

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    • 1 hr 13 min
    Interracial is Inevitable | Patreon Sample

    Interracial is Inevitable | Patreon Sample

    This week Abbas talks about relationships outside our ethnic groups and how immigrant culture perceives it, modern-day Arab marriage rules, the future of mixed kids, and my theory on how we develop “types”.

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    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
35 Ratings

35 Ratings

saifElkholy ,

Wont change your life, but will make you laugh like crazy

Honestly one of the best podcasts I’ve heard. The guests he brings on are funny, and always show a new aspect of some culture that i was never aware about. Highly recommend!

Vasundra Srinivasan ,

Honestly Hilarious!

Interesting, well curated and intelligent. Love this content.

Sin-1999 ,

Immigrant section podcast

The podcast is a candid comedic conversations on immigrant perspectives and up bringing. An easy listen and funny af
Definitely would tune in.

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