My short take on Egyptian affairs is relatively simple! The dominance of the Egyptian military a corrupt and incompetent one has staged a coup in the great Egyptian tradition started in 1952 by Colonel Nasser.
Of course I am hoping that the Supreme Military Council now in charge will in fact transition to democracy in at least some basics. My guess is no democratic elections for at least one year. Street protests will not be tolerated.
For a related analysis go to:
More to follow! Basically the US blew it and so did H. Mubarack!