I’m a person who watches TV all the time – all the time; I love TV. And I really think that the media heavily influences how we as a society behave towards each other. And one of the things that I find to be lacking on television are positive images of diversity.
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I'm not here to impose Sharia law, and I'm not here to have a message about disability being inspirational - I'm here to make people laugh. But when I can layer things and make people not only laugh but question, make people not only laugh but be offended... I have to do that.Maysoon Zayid
From fear to bonding with the audience to getting more open - that's what standup is. It humanises you.Maysoon Zayid