Bassem Youssef: doctor, comedian, enemy of the Egyptian state

Bassem Youssef: doctor, comedian, enemy of the Egyptian state

Pod Save the World - August 1, 2018 - 45:44

Tommy talks with Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef about his improbable path to comedy, fame, and becoming an enemy of the Egyptian state.

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