It’s Not Easy To Be “Happy” In Iran

Greg Hewitt
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(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

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Just ask the six young Iranians who made this video mockup of Pharrell’s song, “Happy.”

They were arrested, along with the director of the video for what Tehran Police chief Hossein Sajedinia classified as:

“An obscene video clip that offended the public morals.”

Obscene?

Cheesy maybe, but obscene?

Only in Iran.

 

 

 

UPDATE: The six have been released by authorities after “apologizing” for the video. the Director remains in police custody.

 

 

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