Egypt has been wracked with riots for several days now.
The Seattle Times has the latest story, along with sidebar stories, a photo gallery and video feeds:
So Mubarak asked his cronies to fall on their scimatars--as long as he remains in power.
The story from the "other Washington," the Washington Post (WaPo):
From Yahoo News:
Events in Egypt have disturbing similarities to the 1979 Revolution in Iran, but we're hoping it doesn't play out that way.