Yemi Afolabi

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2017

Happy … ugh can we say all agree its not so new year. Its a new year so why not dust of the ole’ keyboard and get to clacking again. If you’re like me your probably noticing 4 kilos extra round the  breadbasket and depleted funds spent on crappy gifts your relatives will use once.
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YAP #013 WITH GREG POEHLER

YEMI AFOLABI WITH GREG POEHLER. In this yapisode we compare childhoods, talk comedy pilots and how to make friends in Sweden! Listen, laugh most of all engage.
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YAP#012 – EVELYN MOK

We sit down with the hilarious Evelyn Mok and talk shop about comedy life in London, how a change of scenery can change your perspective and why every comic should bomb. Listen, Laugh, Learn!
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YAP #011 – EGO

We YAP about what man has been battling from the dawn of time, THE EGO, Enjoy!
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YAP#010-MARKITZERO!


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YAP#009COMPLYORDIE


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YAP#008NWOONFLEEK


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Save Yourself

Welcome to the dirty 30s… Turned 30 last week and everybody mostly had the consensus of “its all down here from here, the party is over, get use to things hurting for no reason.” Etc, I dont feel any different or felt an epiphany of sorts as if 30  was the magic number where it
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YAP #006 WITH ISAK JANSSON

YAPPING OFF WITH ISAK JANSSON AND WERE TALKING TWERKING, HIS NEW ONE-MAN SHOW AND SOCIAL MEDIA! ENJOY!
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EXPAT AMERICAN OPINION EP. 1

Heres my expat American opinion, whats yours?
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YAP #005 WITH AL PITCHER

NEW YAP  WITH THE HILARIOUS AL PITCHER! GIVE IT LISTEN!
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WHY YOU NO PAY ME?

  “EVERYBODY HAS A PRICE IF YOU DIDN´T YOU´D BE PRICELESS” Spoken words by the king of Underground comedy, Katt Williams from his latest special “PRICELESS”.   Wasn’t my favorite special amongst his catalogue but I watched it anyway. I was just happy to see the brother out of the tabloids and back on stage.  Nevertheless
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THE ENGLISH ARE COMING!

Hey people, Fall is in the wind here in Sweden Land and I’m loving it like a Mickey Ds commercial. This time of year where trees paint the skies with various hues of autumn colors, I can finally bring out all my fall threads and start lacing lights on my bike. So many, it looks like
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AND THE WINNER IS…

HeLLo folks, I want to preface this with, if you haven’t ever been to the Lund Comedy Festival you need to go next year, it’s one of the best comedy festivals in Sweden! Okay, let’s go back about a month ago when I saw a competition posted on my FB Feed for LCF “Grand Comedy
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BLACK VILLAINS

(SIGH) I write this with heavy hands Ok, I felt I had to, at the very least write about the Michael Brown shooting without being bias which is a bit challenging being a  6,2”, 210 pound black man. It’s hard to write about the continuing effort to hunt down black men by the U.S. police
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CRACKING LOOTCRATE- AUG 2014- “HEROES”

Sup Nerds, I wanted to see what all the fuss was about, and alas I felt the coolness of my childhood flooding my body once I cracked that black crate wide open. Cool stuff this month, check out the vid below  
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ARROW TO THE KNEE

Hey people, Growing up in the 80s was a blissful time, kids actually played outside, there was no dance moms, Kim Kardashians, and kids dressed like kids. I was accident prone back in the day, banging myself up with everything from bumps on the noggin, to the classic, scrapped up knees aka ´booboos´.  A little band aid
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Please don’t drown on my birthday!

Hey Funnybeasts! As I write this, the smell of köttbullar fills my nostrils, the wind blows as little birds fly and chirp gayly in the air. Ah, the feeling of Swedish vacation! Most people are out of town, either heading to Way Out West, a summer house somewhere or my personal favorite, fishing!   Being out
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NIGGAS IN COMEDY!

Hej funny Beasts! So, I host a comedy night in Sthlm, Sweden and every so often a I hear comic use the N-word. To be clear I mean “nigga” not “nigger” it is not the same word!  In this particular mic the crowd and comics are usually all white with me being the only black
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THE STHLM COMEDY SCENE

Hey Gang, Welcome to my first blog entry hope you enjoy it. (LETS GO IN ON THE STAND-UP SCNE IN STHLM.) BACKSTORY… I´m an ex-pat stand-up comic who has been living/performing in Sweden for the last two years. I hail from New York and started stand-up in NY back in 2008 then moved to L.A.
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RAW COMEDY- OLD PEOPLE

Hey gang, Check another vid from the same set where I’m joking about old swedish folks, enjoy!
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YAP (YEMI AFOLABI PODCAST) EPISODE 004

HEY FUNNYBEASTS, This is just an old episode of my podcast, oldie but a goodie! Listen in for some laughs and insight! More episodes are dropping this fall!
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RAW COMEDY – SWEDISH TERRORIST

HEY FUNNYBEASTS, Check out this clip from Raw Comedy Club I did earlier this year. Don’t forget to share, comment, or subscribe! YeMZ
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GRAND OPENING!

WELCOME,  EVERYBODY! Here is the official website for all you laugh beasts out there who can’t get enough YEMI. This pretty much is your one stop shop for fresh funny clips, blogs, YAP podcasts and everything jokey in between. I’m super excited to have finally gotten this site up, so please feel free to comment on
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