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Jorge Ramos, Bassem Youssef talk Trump over tacos

Fusion - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Fusion's Jorge Ramos and Bassem Youssef discuss the polarizing figure that is Donald Trump. While Ramos teaches Youssef how to eat tacos (which, as Ramos points out, is real Mexican food, unlike the taco bowl Trump sat behind in a photo on Cinco de ...

Bassem Youssef, "The Jon Stewart of Egypt," Moves to U.S. & Begins Satirizing Election Season

Democracy Now! - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef joins us in Cleveland, where he too is covering the Republican convention. His former show was known as "The Daily Show" of the Arab world for its satire of politics in Egypt and the Middle East.

'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Bassem Youssef takes America

CBC.ca - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
Few comedians can say they've made international headlines and triggered comment from presidents; but both are true of Bassem Youssef. The doctor-turned-satirist had his wildly popular satirical news show The Program shut down in 2013. But now the ...
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UPROXX 20: Bassem Youssef Would Rather Waste A Day On Facebook Than Attend A Concert

UPROXX - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Bassem Youssef is a political satirist and commentator probably best known for being “the Egyptian Jon Stewart.” Youssef, a surgeon who's trained in cardiac and lung transplantation, was famously exiled from Egypt in 2011 during the Arab Spring because ...

How to Make It as a Muslim Host in Donald Trumps America

Daily Beast - ‎19 hours ago‎
In his native Egypt, Bassem Youssef weathered cardiac surgery, the Arab Spring, and government-ordered arrest. Little did he know it was all survival training for the deluge of lunacy that awaited him in America.

L'animateur égyptien Bassem Youssef revient…

marocainspartout - ‎Jul 13, 2016‎
Après avoir été obligé d'arrêter son émission satirique en Egypte, Bassem Youssef, l'animateur télé culte dans le monde arabe revient… mais aux Etats-Unis. Il vient en effet de lancer un nouveau projet, une web-série satirique intitulée The Democracy ...
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Netflix Is Hoping You'll Binge Just As Hard On 'Flixtapes'

UPROXX - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Currently, Youssef has a new 10 episode web series and one hour special on the Fusion network called The Democracy Handbook with Bassem Youssef, which airs Sunday, July 17 at 9 p.m. EST. Bassem was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his ...

Fusion Promises Convention Coverage that 'Cuts Through the BS'

TVNewser - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Conventions2016_FUSION Fusion will turn to Alicia Menendez and Jorge Ramos to lead their coverage of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, with an emphasis “guests and perspectives that deviate from traditional mainstream media ...
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Stephen Colbert crashed the RNC stage to insult Trump, then got kicked off [video]

The Providence Journal - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
Former "Daily Show" host and "Late Show" executive producer Jon Stewart is expected to join him on Monday. Among the others set to appear are "Daily Show" alum John Oliver, comedian Keegan-Michael Key, comedian Bassem Youssef, and Senator (and ...
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RNC Descends into Chaos as “Never Trump” Movement Attempts Revolt on Convention Floor

kpfa 94.1fm - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
... But Activists Face Charges for Protesting Killing; Prophets of Rage: Chuck D, Tom Morello Headline “End Poverty” March Against Trump At RNC; Meet Trump VP Pick Mike Pence, Crusader Against Safe Legal Abortion and LGBTQ Rights; Bassem Youssef, ...

Stream A-F-R-O And Producer Marco Polo's New Joint EP, 'A-F-R-O Polo'

UPROXX - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Currently, Youssef has a new 10 episode web series and one hour special on the Fusion network called The Democracy Handbook with Bassem Youssef, which airs Sunday, July 17 at 9 p.m. EST. Bassem was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his ...

'The Late Show's Live Convention Episodes to Feature Keegan-Michael Key, John Oliver, Eric Andre, and More

Splitsider - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
... will cover the Republican and Democratic conventions with live Late Show episodes, and today CBS revealed the initial guest lineup, which includes Keegan-Michael Key, John Oliver, Lewis Black, Eric Andre, Billy Eichner, Bassem Youssef, and more.

Elizabeth Warren, Jeff Daniels, Allison Janney booked for 'Late Show' convention episodes

UPI.com - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
Also scheduled to give their reactions to the events in Cleveland and Philadelphia over the next two weeks are former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner; comedians John Oliver, Billy Eichner, Eric Andre, Bassem Youssef and Lewis Black; actresses Zoe ...

Zamalek battle back to reach Egypt Cup semis

Ahram Online - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
The Whites fell down to a first-half goal from Youssef Ibrahim 'Obama', on loan from the Cairo side to Ittihad, before a magnificent free-kick from Shikabala and a strike from Bassem Morsi after the break ensured they overcame the Alexandrians. Mohamed ...
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Bill Maher: Cops Getting Shot Is 'Just Part of the Job'

NewsBusters (blog) - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
Chelsea then introduced a former Egyptian heart surgeon, Bassem Youssef, to the show. He fled Islamic prosecution during the Arab Spring uprising - though he calls it the Arab Zombie Apocalypse - because he was doing videos from his home to counter ...

Human rights lawyer Malek Adly's detention renewed for 15 days

Ahram Online - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
Prominent Egyptian figures like TV host Bassem Youssef and award-winning author Ibrahim Abdel Magid participated in the hashtag and called for Adly's release.

Thursday's TV Highlights: '30 for 30' on ESPN and ESPN2

Los Angeles Times - ‎Jul 13, 2016‎
To the Contrary With Bonnie Erbe Civil rights leaders call for calm; gender bias in disability payments. (N) 5:30 p.m. KOCE. Tavis Smiley Jay Newton-Small, Time; satirist Bassem Youssef. (N) 11 p.m. KOCE. Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 11:30 p.m. KOCE; ...

Elizabeth Warren, Jeff Daniels and Allison Janney booked for 'Late Show' convention episodes

Reality TV World - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
Also scheduled to give their reactions to the events in Cleveland and Philadelphia over the next two weeks are former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner; comedians John Oliver, Billy Eichner, Eric Andre, Bassem Youssef and Lewis Black; actresses Zoe ...

Steven Spielberg: 'BFG' has echoes of my childhood

Times of India - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
Director Steven Spielberg has said he can see parallels between his own childhood and the story of his latest film 'The BFG'.
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Great news, everybody: Jon Stewart is reuniting with Stephen Colbert to cover the Republican convention

Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Others joining Colbert during the convention coverage include "Last Week Tonight" host and fellow "Daily Show" alum John Oliver, comedian Keegan Michael-Key, comedian Bassem Youssef, Senator (and potentially Hillary Clinton's running mate) Elizabeth ...
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