Tunis - Libya appeared to slip
further from the grip of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi on Tuesday,
Witnesses described the streets of
Tripoli, the capital, as a war zone. In several neighborhoods of the
Outside the barricades, militiamen
and Bedouin tribesmen defending the strongman and his 40-year rule
“It is extremely tense,” one
witness said, speaking anonymously for fear of reprisals.
The rebellion is the latest and
bloodiest so far of the uprisings that have swept across the Arab world
I am 100% riveted by this stuff.
Last night we watched a re-cap of the Egyptian revo from the inside on PBS.
I told Mrs Bart, "This is like having cameras at Lexington in 1777, or Gettysburg in 1865."
Can you imagine how exciting it would be to taste freedom for the first time?
The Egyptians were resolute and scared to death at the same time.
They've given the Arab world (and China?) the blueprint for how to fight back and win.
Gadhaffy swears he'll fight to the last drop of his blood - but I say he's bluffing.
What else can he say?
"Stay in the streets 3 more weeks and I'll leave?"
If he has half a brain, he's transfering that money right now.
That Zuckerberg kid is changing the world and he's what, 26?
A shot of Chinaco for the brave sons of bitches
who are risking their life for their country's freedom!