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Engel on Maddow.

Just summed up the oh so complicated relationship of Egypt and the US.

He pulls out of his pocket an empty tear gas container explains that they are all over the street, holds it up and reads its inscription.

“Made in Jamestown, VA, USA”

He says an Egyptian looked at him earlier in the day, holding up his own found empty tear-gas container – “Is this the Democracy you export?”

Certainly this is more tangled than the final line in a foreign correspondent’s analysis – but certainly, the US must be aware how it is we wish to deliver our messages of freedom.

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