Comedian & Host Samson Koletkar from the Desi Comedy Fest with music by Hip Hop/R&B Artist TPT - Ep. 0022

24Jul

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Comedian & Host Samson Koletkar from the Desi Comedy Fest talks about:
- [2:53] why he's known as "Mahatma Moses"
- [3:45] when why he got his Master's Degree in Computer Software
- [5:24] when and why he turned to the comedy stage
- [7:11] being a headliner on the "You're Funny But You Don't Look Jewish" tour
- [12:36] founding the comedy club Comedy Oakland
- [12:44] being #1 on Yelp's "The Best 10 Comedy Clubs in San Francisco Bay Area" list
- [13:36] how he performs at his own club and the process of vetting new comics
- [18:35] co-founding Desi Comedy Fest, the largest South Asian comedy festival in America
- [22:11] how many festivals they've done and what he'd like it to be in 20 years from now
- [32:05] the dates and the cities the Desi Comedy Fest will be held
 
[25:42] Then we quiz Samson to find out how well a headliner of "You're Funny But You Don't Look Jewish" knows his Jews. We also find out he had a lot to learn coming to America in the year 2000.
 
[35:25] We also played the song "Biggits" from the Hip Hop/R&B Artist TPT.
 
[1:44] In Moments With Michael, you get to know the PodCast Of 1000s host Michael as he tells you just how lazy he can be.
 
Find more about Samson Koletkar at:
- You're Funny But You Don't Look Jewish - http://www.yourefunnybutyoudontlookjewish.com/
 
Find more about Desi Comedy Fest at:
- Dates - August 10th-20th
- Cities - San Francisco, Alameda, Santa Clara, Berkeley, Mill Valley, Mountain View, Santa Cruz, Union City, Livermore
 
Find more about TPT at:
 
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