The Corner picked this up a few days ago so everyone’s probably already seen it, but what the hell. Portrait of two Khomeinist stooges with schwanz-shaped noses and bad hair: one the president of Iran in a recent photo, the other an armed guard outside the American embassy in Tehran shortly after it was seized in November 1979.

Same guy?

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Texas Rainmaker says yes, Daniel Pipes isn’t sure, I say no. You make the call.

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