Tag: Iran

During Possible Iran Crisis – Investors fled to the safety of Bitcoin

It was fantastic to watch a possible crisis flare up (unnecessarily) with the assassination of a government official and all that followed – thankfully, much to our surprise – calmer heads prevailed – personally, we believe that it was an investment ploy to control the direction of markets –...

Awesome protest tactics in Iran

When the going gets tough, the tough get creative. The Iranian people absolutely kick ass. Check out this incredible form of protest in the wake of being shut off the internet and the streets becoming dangerous: the government shut down mobile networks, and for perhaps the first time since...

Clownjazeera- Post Independence News of the World

We the Scary Arab Clowns find the idea of spectacle to be amusing and disturbing at the same time. As professional performers we rely on the shocking, the obscene, the comedic, and the bizarre to draw in the spectator, however, we would never have guessed that a society would...

Hey CNN! Stop Showing Neda's Death!

For those of you who don’t know, a beautiful young Muslim woman was killed in the troubles in Iran. CNN and the other networks have repeatedly shown this on their networks. While the images are powerful and utterly tragic, there is something inhuman about showing these images again and...

Clownjazeera News for June 16, 2009

While we, the Scary Arab Clowns don’t want to make you think that we will be doing this every day, we are happy to provide a briefing of the news with our brilliantly witty commentary on as regular a basis as we are able. We are engaged in multiple...