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Egypt Coming Back On the 'net 137

An anonymous reader wrote in with the good news that after 5 days of blackout, "Egypt is coming back on-line. Some sites that didn't used to be available and are now back include two telcos: Vodafone Egypt and Etisalat Egypt. Guess that we can't have those IPv4 addresses back after all then."
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Egypt Coming Back On the 'net

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  • Re:I'm Egyptian (Score:4, Informative)

    by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday February 02, 2011 @10:26AM (#35079246)

    These protests are incredible!

    And about time.

    I went to school with a few Egyptians and they were constantly telling me that they wanted a Democracy. Unfortunately, the US government, my Government, was giving that asshole Mubarak billions of dollars a year in "aid" so that we could have an Arab "friend" in the region - of course pissing off the Arab peoples and giving them yet more reasons to hate me and my country (justified).

    I really hope you and your people get what you wish for and I really really hope my Government doesn't fuck things up for you folks.

    --May Allah be with you and your people.

The party adjourned to a hot tub, yes. Fully clothed, I might add. -- IBM employee, testifying in California State Supreme Court