Emotions, North Korean style...

The officer appeared to be overcome with emotion as he climbed onto his leader's back


Carlos Queiroz, a Grateful Coach

A man for all s̶e̶a̶s̶o̶n̶s̶ occasions...


Ah! The good old days! When we used to be somebody...

Found this gem for you to show your kids.

There was a time when Iran was respected. December 30th, 1938 to be exact.

More importantly, if you disrespected Iran, there were consequences. By the way, please note how good Persia sounds in print.

Google NoRooz Animation

Once again, no luck folks.

Although this year we are correctly depicted by the Google animation metaphor:

"Iranians are like Rats, trapped in a hole in the ground, relegated to the occasional momentary grasp of any sort of happiness (A spring flower) that we can get our hands on. And then going back to sleep."

True Dat.

The Missing Link

Wishing you a wonderful Norooz and New Year from Easter Island.

Royal Nowrooz Gathering

Exiled Royal Family celebrating Nowrooz

Photo courtesy of RP Official FB page here


Stop thinking

I saw the number behind this guy's shirt at lunch today and at first I thought, How odd. What does it mean? Then it dawned. Does it mean barely avoideding bad luckt? I was happy for him. He missed disaster by a hair. Then I thought what if it was a countdown and there was only 0.1 left before bad luck struck? Lesson: Stop thinking.

Easter Island


Food of Life
Mahsa Vahdat Concert, Cowell Theater, San Francisco, April 22, 2017
Mahsa Vahdat Concert, Cowell Theater, San Francisco, April 22, 2017