Comparing Two Inaugurations

Left: 2009 President Obama's Inauguration

Right: 2017 President Trump's Inauguration

Coca Marmalade & Chocolate Strawberry Jam

Coca Marmalade: Surprisingly delicious.
Chocolate Strawberry Jam: Not surprisingly delicious.

Day of Mourning

Tehran fire: Twenty firemen killed as high-rise collapses (bbc)

Mojgan Shajarian ~ Enchanting Melodies of Persia

As a part of Stanford University's Pan Asian Music Festival, multi-talented singer Mojgan Shajarian will perform on Saturday February 4 with a hand-selected ensemble that will showcase the living tradition of Persian classical music. Her singing will be complemented by the drums of renowned percussionist Pejman Hadadi, virtuoso setar player Amir Nojan, and expert gheychak player Hamed Afshari for a rare collaboration that cannot be missed!


For more information and tickets visit Stanford Live


Sunday after mass

Plaza de Armas. 

Color Portrait

Today, Plaza Nazarenas.

American Heckler Thumbs Nose at Anti Shah Khomeinist Opposition 1978

(Original Caption) A woman heckler thumbs her nose at police-protected Moslem student chanting 'long live Khomeini' as they parade to the State Department 11/30 to protest the refusal of the U.S. to return the Shah to Iran. Collection : Bettmann

Donkey Protest

"The municipality is not your property," - demonstraton today in front of the mayor's office in Cusco today.

Shahbanou Farah Pahlavi and Princess Noor at Stéphane Bern History Foundation

HIM of with Pahlavi at the Foundation Stephane Bern pour l'histoire et le Patrimoine Photo: Luc Castel



Today, outside San Pedro Market.


Fared Shafinury Concert, Buriel Clay Theater, San Francisco, January 28, 2017