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1 Vicious Babushka  Thu, Jan 31, 2013 5:35:11pm
David Yerushalmi, professor of Iranian Studies at Tel Aviv University

Sucks that he has to share a name with a freaking nutjob.

2 Skeetghazi  Thu, Jan 31, 2013 5:53:36pm

CL, I’m a blathering TV watcher I’ll admit. I watch Bravo.

So there’s this show, Shahs of Sunset about rich as fuck Iranian ex-pats in Beverly Hills.

The main character is FABULOUS. Gay, a son of a Jew and a Palestinian. His Father (Jewish) had to convert for the marriage - interesting.

They are divorced, (converted back) and got damn, Reza the Son is a conflicted dude, but hilarious and real (at least on tv) I love him, and I cried buckets when he described his conflicted life.

I just tweeted him the exhibition, asking if he was going.
Doing my little part I guess.

3 Vicious Babushka  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 5:10:43am

Relations between Israel and Iran were very cordial until 1979. Israeli would vacation and conduct business in Iran, and Iranians in Israel. Many wealthy Iranian Jews maintained vacation homes in Israel, which eventually became their primary homes.

4 Vicious Babushka  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 5:11:06am

Also, Persian food is TEH AWESOME.

5 rosiee  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 5:43:13am

re: #3 Vicious Babushka

Iran’s relations with everyone were “cordial” until the revolution.
Israel and Jews never held particularly high esteem in Iran.
There were noteworthy persecutions in the past.

Wiki

7 Billy the Weatherman  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 11:47:05am

re: #5 rosiee

The problem with maintaining “cordial” relationships is that to do so it seems like you must support and prop-up tyrants to maintain it.


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