Hasan Learns What It’s Like To Grow Up Desi In 2019 | Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj | Netflix

  • Published on Oct 14, 2019
  • Hasan talks a lot about his experiences growing up in a desi family in the mid-2000s, but what is it like to grow up as an Indian-American today? Hasan investigated by sitting down with seven desi teenagers to talk about what it's like to grow up in 2019. Watch as Hasan chats with the group about navigating school, friendships, dating, facing parents' expectations, and the lessons Hasan can learn to be a cool brown dad.
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Comments • 8 535

  • yash salkar
    yash salkar 4 hours ago

    Can't believe dating for Indians in India is easier than abroad. Jesus.

  • Tulika
    Tulika 5 hours ago

    90% comments: about Abeer
    5%: about they speaking their names wrong
    2%: that teefa in trouble's a Pakistani movie
    3%: *random stuff*

  • Sina Miah
    Sina Miah 7 hours ago

    Abeer: They went to France, or Cancun.. or the bahamas- Y-you know what cancun is?
    Hasan: *nods* Yea I know what Cancun is *everyone laughs*
    LMAAOOOOOO yo this kid unconsciously tried to roast Hasan, this was too funny lmaoo

  • Naazia Gulnar
    Naazia Gulnar 7 hours ago

    None of the kids even pronounced their own name correctly :( you guys ain't desi but. Love you guys ❤

  • Saira Paks
    Saira Paks 9 hours ago

    Teefa in Trouble is not a bollywood movie lol its lollywood

  • joel jaison
    joel jaison 9 hours ago

    Why does his beard look fake

  • Pak Long Chong
    Pak Long Chong 9 hours ago

    0:03 he pitch....

  • uday shetty
    uday shetty 17 hours ago

    foreign moon cannot pronoun. James as fcking their english is rare

  • Chidi Love
    Chidi Love 21 hour ago

    When the girl said "Yale Med.... Yale Law..." yup yup. that makes sense lol

  • Matthias Kalt
    Matthias Kalt Day ago

    These are some well raised kids. Kudos!

  • Norseen HD
    Norseen HD Day ago

    what is a desi person?

  • Pooja Bhatia
    Pooja Bhatia Day ago +1

    Why'd they put "koi mil gaya" clip in "krissh"?!

  • Kinan
    Kinan Day ago

    Same as arabian families

  • rue rue
    rue rue Day ago

    the little kid looks just like hassan

  • Sayan Singha
    Sayan Singha Day ago

    They are not desi, they are americans!

  • Gangotri Mishra
    Gangotri Mishra Day ago

    Ye log BC khud apna naam nhi le pa rhe indian accent me

  • Eliav Harari
    Eliav Harari Day ago

    this is so boomer

  • Gambit X
    Gambit X Day ago

    omg i actually related to this so much and it really hit me hard in the feels man. ima start watching yur show now

  • Anika Chaturvedi

    Dhoom 2 was the best don’t @ me

  • Rai bloop
    Rai bloop 2 days ago

    im gen z and u didnt know what the snapping was

  • Raza Alee
    Raza Alee 2 days ago

    White people don't realize that HASSAN is a name when you pronounce it as hassaan it becomes another name. I know a man who has two sons Hassan and Hassaan both are very distinct sounds.

  • Shreya
    Shreya 2 days ago

    Did he mix up Krish with Koi mil gaya? lol

  • Anas Nasir
    Anas Nasir 2 days ago

    All of these kids failed to pronounce their names right... Little abeer can't even say KHan, he himself said it Kan.

  • Mubasshira Patel
    Mubasshira Patel 2 days ago

    Nahhh that girl is lying she probably sold those churiya and went to Europe with the money

  • Renaissance Rules
    Renaissance Rules 2 days ago

    Any one particular pheromone molecule of these kids could be a better Indian Prime Minister than what the Indian public has discovered through all these years of pigged and cowed down faith.

  • Akshith Bellare
    Akshith Bellare 2 days ago

    You know what indian kids say?, my name the way i say it and my name the way american indian kids say it.

  • Akshith Bellare
    Akshith Bellare 2 days ago

    Well they can't say their name properly themselves!

  • Jay Kaushish
    Jay Kaushish 2 days ago

    Who is this new mulla, Hassan??

  • balaj Zubair
    balaj Zubair 2 days ago

    i thought teefa in trouble i Pakistani movie

  • The Night King
    The Night King 2 days ago

    No offense meant, but why do Indian-Americans have such complicated names? I m an Indian desi and the names around me are pretty simple.

  • Gangaram Sama
    Gangaram Sama 2 days ago

    All these kids are too cringe, I had to physically cringe watching this :(

  • Rishabh Agarwal
    Rishabh Agarwal 2 days ago

    Wait Hasan Don't know how to Floss. This is the funniest thing I ever saw. I don't know this. I thinks hr is the Coolest Desi-Candian ever. This is Gross. But what wrong with DAB. I think that pretty EASY-DUH!

  • Amitabh Yadav
    Amitabh Yadav 2 days ago

    Ah! going to paris story for ABCDs is equivalent to IBCDs going to Nainital for vacations.. :P

  • jake tluma
    jake tluma 2 days ago

    Most of them pronounced their own name wrong

  • Mahimna Thombare
    Mahimna Thombare 2 days ago

    I am so lucky that i am not like those children, they might be talented and all but their opinions about there parents are really hurtful and dumb. they are going to regret this trash talks when they are elder and watch the video again.

  • Shade On A Cool Day
    Shade On A Cool Day 2 days ago

    These kids are white. We were proud of being brown growing up and hated white culture.

  • Omar A. Khan
    Omar A. Khan 2 days ago

    Abeer is so adorable

  • Kishan
    Kishan 2 days ago +1

    Part 2!!!

  • Lamia Islam
    Lamia Islam 2 days ago

    shiii why wasn’t I picked 😤😭

  • Fe Simco
    Fe Simco 2 days ago

    2:43 ''People can't wrap their head around that I'm brown''
    Are you fucking messing me? Fucking grow up and stop going on about race, it's killing me.

  • almoravid almurabit
    almoravid almurabit 3 days ago

    Desi Americans are nerds

  • Appy B
    Appy B 3 days ago

    That was awesome!!

  • SparkGX
    SparkGX 3 days ago


  • SparkGX
    SparkGX 3 days ago

    why did Abeer get so quiet in the middle it’s so funny😂😂

  • ansh patel
    ansh patel 3 days ago

    The kids are saying how they’ll beat people up but when u g o to do it it’s actually a little scary

  • Muhammed Asghar Dharani

    This is weird

  • Ammar Abbasi
    Ammar Abbasi 3 days ago


  • nikhil sha
    nikhil sha 3 days ago

    still cant say your own name, white washed your asian asses

  • Tom Shafer
    Tom Shafer 3 days ago

    Netflix is corrupt!!!!!!!!

  • Susmita Das
    Susmita Das 3 days ago

    That girl at the back in the black outfit is so beautiful. Her skin is glowing💜

  • Sarah Jamal-Alikohe
    Sarah Jamal-Alikohe 3 days ago

    I live for this 😂😭👏🏾

  • sri dhar
    sri dhar 3 days ago

    These are Desi kids?

  • Manav Bharath
    Manav Bharath 3 days ago

    Ok boomer

    DANGUS 3 days ago

    What does desi mean? I assume it means Indian but why have I never heard that word before

  • Artfrique
    Artfrique 3 days ago

    And they're themselves speaking their names the wrong way...like...i could say it a million times better than they did...lol

  • Divyanshi Singh
    Divyanshi Singh 3 days ago

    hasan be like A BEER ..you lying bro ....well non of them pronounced their name correctly

  • walter heisenberg
    walter heisenberg 3 days ago +15

    "I chose biryani to be my middle name"

  • Suhanee Zaroo
    Suhanee Zaroo 3 days ago

    My name is suhanee. I get that girl with her susu story

  • Vaibhav Tanwar
    Vaibhav Tanwar 3 days ago

    These cant even spell their name themselves and want white people spelling their name correct

  • Eva
    Eva 3 days ago

    I don’t have a last name. And I too am Indian!