Originally Posted by Acie
My father-in-law is Egyptian.
He always has an interesting and unbiased take on the Middle East. I'll have to talk to him and get his take on what's going on.
i've been talking to my egyptian colleague about the whole deal. fascinating stuff when you get into it. the two parts that i have found completely captivating are mubarak's vast intelligence vs his autocratic rule and the role of mohamed el-baradei as he has returned to the local egyptian scene after spending so many years with the iaea.