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Anousheh went to Space and it doesn't make me happy.


When taking the subway (metro) to work, here in Spain, most of us spend our time reading the free newspapers that get distributed at the entrance of the metro station.

Today, inside the metro wagon, anywhere you would turn your head, you would see the face of Anusheh Ansari on the cover of these newspapers.

Attached is the cover of ADN newspaper ( . Apparently one of the guys flying with her is an american originally from Spain.

Articles, including ones in your publication, suggest that iranians should be so proud of Anousheh. They say that we shoud learn from her and see her as our guiding example.

Somehow seeing her face on the newpapers didn't make me that happy. Is she very different from the (eye)ranians driving around in black mer…