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Sedaa am

There was a community of Zoroastrian Parsees in India, probably Mumbia. They made a maginifcent viedo tribute to Iran. It was up on the top

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Iran, a Faith: Imam

In 1989, when I was in my twenties, like a good American, I didn’t know much about geopolitics, or even geography, except that I wanted

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Greenmadinejad

      Thought he was a brunette? Think again! Now he’s Greenmadinejad:     http://presstv.com/detail.aspx?id=102614&sectionid=351020101     Moussavi, however, could use a good hair rinse. He is as humdrum and gray

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Brighten up. You deserve it!

      Straight from the Hill’s mouth. And it happened in the motherland, Kenya:   U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Washington

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Green day

  Holiday by Green Day     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dr4S6yw63CI   Say, hey! Hear the sound of the falling rain Coming down like an Armageddon flame (Hey!)

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The Wearing of the Green

The night before the elections, there was an extraordinary photo on the homepage of a beautiful woman leaning out of a car window and waving with the

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Detainees

        No. Not “detainees”.   “Detainees” is a bullshit word. It’s like “collateral damage”.  Stop using it. Now. Don’t say it anymore.

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Why Iran (for M.A.)

    (for Manoucher Avaznia)   *** Many people, here with good reason, have wondered why I as an American am so passionate about Iran. This

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Coffee and danish

    I wanted to share this picture with you.    I just found it while I was sitting here clicking at my laptop sipping

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I Apologize

Before when I posted a news item I found out about in NIAC I was called an apologist for the Left. Now when I post a news item I

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Polka-Dotted.Postings

Needless.to.say,people.are.complaining.to.me.that.they.are.having. trouble.reading.my.posts. The.problem.is.the.space.bar.on.my.keyboard.isn’t.working. and.I.knew.it.is.more.than.just.a.mechanical.problem,.so.I didn’t.want.to.take.the.computer.to.the.shop. and.have.to.leave.it.there.over.these.past.several.days. So.I.have.had.to.use.the.period.key.to.make.the. spaces.between.the.words–as.you.can.see.   I.just.took.it.there.and.they.are.ordering.a.new.keyboard. which.won’t.be.in.til.Thursday..In.the.meantme.they.told.me I.can.hold.on.to.the.computer. _______________________________________ I.am.going.to.use.the.library.computers.as.much.as.I.can. although.they.are.slow.and.tme.is.limited.there.. So.over.the.next.few.days.sometimes.my..posts.will.be.polka-dotted. and.sometimes.not.   I.have.been.trying.to.make.the.polka.dot.posts.as.legible.as.possible. by.bolding.the.main.ideas,.keeping.paragraphs short,.and.putting.in.lines.to.divide.them.into.sectons. It.is.the.best.I.can.do. ____________________________________ If.there.is.a.post.of.mne.now.or.during.this.tme.that.you. really.want.to.read.and.can’t,.just.let.me.know.on.its.

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Dancing.in.Light

(for.Omid). I.justwatched.the.video.of.the.Daily.Show..Jon.Stewart.quoted.Ecclesiastes. It.says.there.is.a.time.to.dance.. I.just.read. Tahirih’s.post.on.Faryar’s.blog.. She.quoted.Bahullah.who.said.’Let nothing grieve thee, O Land of Tá, for God hath chosen thee to be the source of the joy

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a different kind of death

at times over the past year, i’d thought about writing a blog called khod koshi. and since the topic just came up, i thought i’d at least

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Suffer, Little Children

Woman playing the Ney in a painting from the Hasht-Behesht Palace in Isfahan           On April 19, when Delara Darabi’s execution

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