Protest in Tehran against execution of Shiite cleric
TEHRAN, IRAN - JANUARY 4: Demonstrators hold posters of Nimr Baqir al-Nimr during a protest rally against the execution of prominent Saudi Shia cleric Nimr Baqir al-Nimr by Saudi authorities, in Tehran, Iran on January 4, 2016. (Photo by Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Anadolu Agency—Getty Images

Why Saudi Arabia Is Heating Up Its Cold War With Iran

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1. Why did Saudi Arabia heat up its cold war with Iran?

By Marc Lynch at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

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3. Your flexible work schedule could be stressing you out.

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5. You probably shower too often.

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