Fake Space Monkey?

Via The TimesIran’s space monkey triumph exposed as a fake.

Propaganda used to be easier to pull off…

Iran responds (via Fox News):    Iran official: Photo shows wrong primate, but the space monkey still flew.

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Steven L. Taylor is a Professor of Political Science and a College of Arts and Sciences Dean. His main areas of expertise include parties, elections, and the institutional design of democracies. His most recent book is the co-authored A Different Democracy: American Government in a 31-Country Perspective. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and his BA from the University of California, Irvine. He has been blogging since 2003 (originally at the now defunct Poliblog). Follow Steven on Twitter