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The Washington Post: At Woodrow Wilson Plaza, a Portal to connect with faraway strangers5

The Washington Post: At Woodrow Wilson Plaza, a Portal to connect with faraway strangers5

Nick Meeker made a new Facebook friend last week.

Her name is Mahsa Biglow, and she is a 25-year-old Iranian graduate student in photography at the University of Tehran. They met on the Internet — but not in any of the usual ways.