Matt Bors
Comics, Politics & Ridicule

Support The Revolution

While Al Jazeera was busy reporting from the ground on the massive uprising in Egypt, American media outlets who have abandoned foreign coverage turned to their in-studio pundits for uninformed sound bytes.

When they weren’t obsessing over Twitter, commentators seemed cautious of the whole brown-people-governing-themselves thing. And Americans are now worried about a takeover by the Muslim Brotherhood–something they found out existed last week.

The normally insane Glenn Beck has come completely unspooled, casting the revolution as a Marxist/Islamist team-up to establish a Caliphate. (Marx wrote a lot on that.) For someone who fetishizes the American Revolution, you’d think he would be a little more supportive.

Wednesday: Universal Twitter Rights”

02.07.2011 |