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Iranian unrest, Meet Michael Jackson

Pro-democracy campaigners in Iran are so distraught to find news of their ongoing protests all but gone from our TV screens (despite news that six Mousavi supporters may have been hanged yesterday) due to the worldwide saturation coverage of Michael Jackson’s passing, that they have converged the two stories in an effort to stay in the public eye.
This video is being widely circulated.

Tom GrossTom Gross is a former Middle East correspondent for the London Sunday Telegraph and the New York Daily News.

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