Laughter is the best medicine: How can Muslim-Americans reach non-Muslims?

By Dean Obeidallah, Special to CNN

A group of Muslims recently traveled to the Deep South. Were they met with …

A. Anger? B. Threats? C. Mistrust?

The correct answer: D. Mostly with laughter.

I just returned to New York after an eye-opening, exhausting and inspiring two weeks traveling across the American South with the stand-up comedy tour “The Muslims Are Coming.” We performed in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi and Tennessee and plan to travel to the Midwest in the fall for more shows.

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Here is some comedy from Colbert report:


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