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The Dean Obeidallah Show: Aasif Mandvi talks shedding a tear with Jon Stewart at Daily Show goodbye

Long time Daily Show correspondent Aasif Mandvi joined me Saturday to share some of his favorite memories of working with Jon Stewart for nine years. Mandvi, whose is co-starring in the new… 485 more words

News And Issues

The Dean Obeidallah Show: Aasif Mandvi, anchor babies, Deez Nuts and more

My live show on Saturday, August 22, 2015 is packed with Muslims, comedy, Deez Nuts, politics and more. We will be joined by long time Daily Show correspondent… 334 more words

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My camera broke beyond repair this past February. I just purchased another and pictures will soon begin again!

I love movies focusing on food. It seems the movie industry is making more of them. 333 more words

The Top 10 Daily Show Correspondents of the Jon Stewart Era, Ranked

Jon Stewart will give America his final Moment of Zen tonight, leaving with him a legacy as not just the sworn enemy of the 24-hour news cycle, but the creator of one of comedy’s most reliable talent farms.  866 more words

Television

TV Show Review: HBO's The Brink

As a longtime observer of the US-India-Pakistan triangle, I was intrigued when HBO released a new show this summer about… the US-India-Pakistan triangle.  Despite the importance of this combustible, nuclear trigger alert three way relationship for the rest of the world, this is a novel concept in television, and even more so for it to be a comedy.   329 more words

Politics/Diplomacy

Omar Sharif wasn’t the only Muslim actor famous in America. Here are 5 others

Omar Sharif, the much beloved Egyptian-born Hollywood actor and co-star of “Lawrence of Arabia” and “Doctor Zhivago,” two of the most acclaimed films of all time, died Friday. 233 more words

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