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Sandip Roy: American laughs in Bangladesh

 

What do immigrants carry with them to America?

Spices. Pressure cookers. Pickles. What’s far more unpredictable is what they carry back.

Naveed Mahbub went to America to be an engineer. But what he’s brought back to his native  Bangladesh is stand up comedy. He got his first taste of stand up by chance in Ann Arbour Michigan and was hooked.

But in Bangladesh you have to look before you riff.