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SIDE SLEEPING MAY CLEAN UP ‘MESS’ IN BRAINS!

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The secret side of Iran-US relations since the 1979 revolution

Iran’s attitude to the United States is like someone pining for a former, perhaps abusive lover. It has declared its contempt but also longs to again be a partner. And as is often the case, the line dividing hate and love is a thin one.

Take for instance the hostage crisis in 1979, when militant students stormed the US embassy and imprisoned diplomats in Iran for 444 days. Though it led to a breakdown of diplomatic relations, the two sides started talking behind closed doors to resolve the crisis….more: theguardian.

Clear Lake church, mosque live side by side in peace

Samuel Schaal, minister of the Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church, left, and Waleed Basyouni, the imam of the Clear Lake Islamic Center, share a spirit of understanding as well as land. Photo: Karen Warren, Chronicle

Chronicle Samuel Schaal, minister of the Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church, left, and Waleed Basyouni, the imam of the Clear Lake Islamic Center, share a spirit of understanding as well as land.

A mosque was built less than 100 yards away from an 18-year-old Clear Lake church last year, and the two religious organizations have acted as neighbors ever since, sharing parking, recycling bins — even baby-sitting more… .chron