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Wages of Sin in Iran -- Lashes, Death

July 9, 2010 |  7:58 am


July 9, 1980, Used Cars

Remember “Used Cars?” Back then, some movies weren't much more than a string of car chases and crashes.

July 9, 1980: "Seventeen months after they seized power from the crumbling regime of Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Iran's mullahs (Muslim clergymen) have cracked down. They are imposing strict Muslim standards of morality on their 35 million subjects -- with a vengeance," Times reporter Doyle McManus says.


July 9, 1980, Iran

July 9, 1980, iran