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Revolutions

  1. interesting times
    Andrew Sullivan: You Say You Want a Revolution?Even good and important causes can morph from an exercise in overdue reform into a radical political movement.
  2. last straws
    Letter From a City Buried in Garbage — and on the Brink of Civil WarIn Beirut, the corrupt government can’t figure out how to pick up the garbage. Is this the final straw for a nation long teetering on the edge of violence?
  3. revolt like an egyptian
    People Still Don’t Know Whether the Rumors Are True and Mubarak Has Slipped Quietly Into a ComaIt’s also unclear whether “a coma” is a euphemism for “Saudi Arabia.”
  4. egypt
    Mubarak Picks Vice-President; Egyptian Death Toll Rises [Updated]And protests in Yemen have begun.
  5. revolution
    Run, Bessie, Run!A cow escaped from the slaughterhouse in Queens, and has made her way to sweet freedom!
  6. white men with money
    Sandy Weill’s Mexican VacationThe former Citigroup CEO didn’t think a thing of taking one of the company’s private jets to Mexico on vacay.