Bassem Yousef
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who am i

Bassem Youssef, dubbed the Jon Stewart of the Arab World, was the host of popular TV show AlBernameg – which was the first of its kind political satire show in the Middle East. Originally a 5-minute show on YouTube, AlBernameg became the first online to TV conversion in the Middle East and the most watched show across the region with 30 million viewers every week. AlBernameg received wide acclaim around the world with coverage in some of the biggest media outlets, topping it off with Youssef’s appearance on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart twice in June 2012 and April...
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media appearance

English-interviews Slo Mo Podcast with Mo Gawdat
English-interviews BBC News Africa
English-interviews ITV News (UK)
English-interviews Ways to Change the World Podcast – Channel 4 UK
English-interviews PoliticsJOE UK | Bassem Youssef Interview
English-interviews Times Radio UK | Bassem Youssef Interview
English-interviews Lex Fridman Podcast | Bassem Youssef Interview
English-interviews The David McWilliams Podcast | Episode 2024:28
English-interviews Salon Talks | Bassem Youssef
News Bassem Youssef | The Very Funny Podcast: Quarantined with Nemr Edition Episode #5


Listen to my interview on BBC Hardtalk

BBC Hardtalk: Bassem Youssef

Listen to my interview on Fresh Air on NPR

Fresh Air Weekend: Bassem Youssef

The crazy night Bassem Youssef went through in New York

Heckling of the Jon Stewart of Egypt

Comedian Bassem Youssef will be performing his one-man show at the Stress Factory comedy club in downtown starting at 7:30pm on November 7

Arabic Icon Bassem Youssef Performing in New Brunswick

Live entertainers can evoke a wide range of emotions.

Comedian Youssef know how to get to your heart — literally

If there’s a “normal” path to the standup comedy stage, Bassem Youssef certainly hasn’t taken it


Ten comedians from around the world reflect on the challenges of translating their act to English

The Language of Stand-up Comedy

An intelligent take on global lifestyle, arts and culture

Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef: ‘Satire doesn’t change things’

Filmmakers behind 'Operation Odessa,' 'Tickling Giants' and 'Wasted!

When the Making of a Documentary Is as “Insane as the Movie Itself

A documentary about Bassem Youssef, the Jon Stewart of Egypt (until the regime clamped down), is an ebullient ode to freedom

‘Tickling Giants’: Film Review

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I have created PlantB to help achieve a healthier life on a plant based diet. Visit my website for information , videos , guides and recipes.
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What to Expect When you go Plant based?
Changing your diet drastically can be daunting. Here’s what you can expect...
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getting personal

This is my way to be closer to my fans on more than one platforms. I want to be a part of your memorable moments and happy occasions , Check the links below and meet you there .
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