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In Iran, Wealthy Youth Show a Taste for Finer Things

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In Iran, Wealthy Youth Show a Taste for Finer Things

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In Iran, Wealthy Youth Show a Taste for Finer Things

In Iran, Wealthy Youth Show a Taste for Finer Things

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For years Iran's clerical rulers frowned upon things like make-up and nail polish. But even amid the country's intense political climate, some youth have turned from politics to consumerism, with the blessings of the clerical rulers.