The extravagant lives of the ‘Rich Kids of Tehran’ are fueling Iran’s protests — take a look

Um…Not that there is anything wrong with this…


As they say in the movie Syriana, (A pretty good movie by the way.) Tehran is the ecstasy capital of the Middle East.

(From The Business Insider)

“They brazenly drive Porsches and Maseratis through the streets of Tehran before the eyes of the poor and post about their wealth on Instagram,” Arian writes.

Inequalities have been building up for the past decade but were put in plain view after President Hassan Rouhani introduced an austerity budget.

While the working-class protesters have shouted “Death to Rouhani” and “Death to the dictator,” the Rich Kids of Tehran Twitter account has been very supportive of Rouhani and the Iranian government in the past.

Sounds like the deal with the Clintons in the USA.

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