The Immigrant Section

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
may 17, 2022

Mohammed Goes To Mecca

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Moe Ismail, and they chat about getting back from the road, performing Umrah and the vibes in Mecca and Medina, how Winnipeg is the worst city, doing a horror gig for an old man's birthday, performing for an all-women sales team, and the new Kendrick Lamar album.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
may 10, 2022

Why You Should Relax at Work

Abbas is joined by Engineer, Alan A, and they chat about working at Amazon, trying to please the algorithm, Naval Ravikant's almanack, books that change your life, how cars are engineered specifically for Americans, and why a gung-ho attitude is a mistake in the workplace.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
may 03, 2022

Asian Parents Cause Emotional Damage

Abbas is joined by Musical Artist, Shahvar, and they chat about what got him into music, immigrating to Canada from Iran, the Persian hip-hop community, the most underrated and overrated rappers right now, Jay-Z vs. Kanye vs. Drake's career blueprints, and things about Iranians you didn't know.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
April 26, 2022

The Best Blueprints in Rap

Abbas is joined by Musical Artist, Shahvar, and they chat about what got him into music, immigrating to Canada from Iran, the Persian hip-hop community, the most underrated and overrated rappers right now, Jay-Z vs. Kanye vs. Drake's career blueprints, and things about Iranians you didn't know.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
April 19, 2022

Catholic Schools Go HARD

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Nicolas Bueno, and they chat about how Toronto got its large Portuguese community, the appeal of pet racoons, trying to live in Mexico and failing, cool priests, the backstory of Good Friday, the best and worst parts of Catholicism, and weird cultural traits of Brazilians and the Portuguese.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
April 12, 2022

Representing Egypt on The Voice

Abbas is joined by Musician/Actress (seen on MBC The Voice), Malayka, and they chat about Egyptian singer Amr Diab, what you learn from a music degree, how quarantine killed creativity, Drake figuring out the song equation, performing on Season 5 of MBC The Voice, trying to fit in as a new immigrant, Canada not recognizing foreign degrees, and something Egyptian's are really good at.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
April 5, 2022

No One Likes 3D Movies

Abbas is joined by Filmmakers/Podcasters, Mark Corless & Conrad Osei, and they chat about their new podcast Movies We Watched, how 3D movies are pointless, Burger King refusing to shutdown Russian locations, tricks directors like to use, why standup comedy is jazz, Mel Gibson re-entering Hollywood, and Jeff Bezos going back to space.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
March 29, 2022

How TikTok Took Over

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Andrew Packer, and they chat about learning useful things at jobs you hate, building comedy tours, comedian Neema Naz getting played on the Flagrant 2 podcast, Most Extreme Elimination Challenge (MXC), how addictive TikTok is, and the story of getting stuck in the Philippines for 7 months.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
March 22, 2022

Confessions of a Black Comedian

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Black Zeus, and they chat about mid 2000's style, old shitty malls with a rug and shoe store, seeing comedians level up, how legalization ruined weed rooms, the problem with dating white women, first majorly racist life moments, the audition that spoiled acting for Zeus, and the rules of comedy.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
March 15, 2022

Costa Rica Has No Culture

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Raphael Loucadellis, and they chat about why Costa Rica sucks, how MDMA hits in your 30s, visiting Nicaragua, people who live on volcanoes, getting knocked out at Shoppers Drug Mart, Australian bar rules, and things Greeks do and their beef with the Turks.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
March 8, 2022

Putin’s War on Ukraine

Abbas Wahab is joined by Comedian, Faraz Niafattah, and they chat about Russia invading Ukraine, the blatant corruption in that area, unimpressive cyber warfare, the positives of the pandemic, wars fought with drones, the crazy Ontario housing market, the death of employee loyalty, and how movies are getting too long.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
FEBRUARY 28, 2022

Hip-Hop Taught Me Brand Names

Abbas is joined by Musical Artist, Doesntmatteritsok, and they chat about rappers versus comedians, the Netflix Kanye West documentary, how the name got formed, growing up in Ontario as an Angolan, hip-hop and name brands, making his own clothes, Jack Harlow music, trying to talk to models, the fashion designer Virgil Abloh, and who Angolans have a rivalry with.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
FEBRUARY 21, 2022

Worst Time To Plug a Toilet

Abbas is joined by Comedian/Outdoorsman, Bret Measor, and they chat about buying a landscaping business, the problem with getting off social media, passion versus hobbies, plugging toilets at the worst times, people who can't make exceptions, and the Ottawa convoy protest getting wild.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
FEBRUARY 14, 2022

God Stopped My Gambling

Abbas is joined by Comedian, James "JamEasy" Cummins, and they chat about rocking turtlenecks, types of criminals you can still befriend, Joe Rogan's n-word rant, when you know you got cheated on, a threesome opportunity that got away, breaking out of a gambling addiction, and performing on the Kill Tony show.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
FEBRUARY 07, 2022

Immigrants Are The Most Racist

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Keith Pedro, and they chat about white people entering immigrant households for the first time, when cops use excessive force, the perks of being in the Naval reserves, war stories from an ex-special forces guy, mastering the art of scaring people, and pretending to kidnap your own kid.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
January 31, 2022

Bad Cop, Bad Cop

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Keith Pedro, and they chat about white people entering immigrant households for the first time, when cops use excessive force, the perks of being in the Naval reserves, war stories from an ex-special forces guy, mastering the art of scaring people, and pretending to kidnap your own kid.

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The Immigrant Section with Abbas Wahab - 138
January 24, 2022

The Inaugural White Girl

Abbas is joined by Comedian, Olivia Stadler, and they chat about working in the same movie, doing prohibition-style secret comedy shows, taping 2 Seasons of Roast Battle Canada, comedians going to America, third generation Italians who act too Italian, and white audiences who love to get racially roasted.

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