Click to see 25 different images of the types of women you find on the women-only cars on the Tehran Metro. The artist is an Iranian woman, Elham Ataei Azar. She’s from Tabriz and trained as a physicist. Ataei Azar drew them a few years ago but I didn’t see them (or hear of Ataei Azar) until a few days ago, when an Iranian colleague showed me this article. Enjoy.
Iran’s Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has a “Who, me?” moment in this cartoon by Canada’s Gary Clement. In a live TV broadcast, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was shown overseeing what was described as the first Iranian-made fuel rod inserted into a research reactor in northern Tehran.