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  •  I don't think that they do (5+ / 0-)

    get it at all.  Result of a lifetime of corruption?  Not used to people learning the truth outside of State TV?  Accustomed to a populace paralyzed by fear?

    When Suleiman was calling all of the protesters "youth" and saying he was going to ask their parents to call them to come home, and said something to the effect of "leave this to the officials" I was convinced that he was totally out of touch with what's going on, or delusional enough to think that his speech would have the effect he intended.

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