No one bends down to pick up the pictures and in some cases people can be seen distractedly trampling the likenesses of two key figures of the regime.
The disdainful attitude and lack of revolutionary fervor of the participants in the official march is in sharp contrast to previous years, and in the current context belies the regime's claims that the presence of large numbers of people in the rally underlines the popularity of the Islamic Republic and its leaders.
The regime touted the participants in the rally as its popular foot soldiers. The litter-strewn streets seem to tell another story...
The following is the footage posted by Raheh Sabzeh Azadi on YouTube: