I hear that travel bookings in Egypt are off and there are great deals to be had. The pyramids at Giza, Karnak, the Nile, etc. On the Nile tour, you simply have to understand that the tour boat will be maneuvering to avoid the carcasses floating to the Med. Maybe that is why tourism is off? Go figure?
Egypt's President Morsi has been ousted and replaced by Chief Justice of the Court, the constitution has been temporarily suspended while the Army re-writes the one crafted for the Muslim Brotherhood.
And the great Arab Spring hope of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton dissolves completely. All of the meddling, all of the gifts and showered aid couldn't make a sow's ear into a silk purse. And while I usually do not rub their progressive noses in it, "I told you so".
Fundamentalist Islam is at odds with civilized society and it is an enemy of 'progress'. Though so-called progressives can't ever seem to get it, it's a fact.