Bradley, I can only hope you are right in your optimism. It is too early to tell whether the Egyptian revolution will have a democratic outcome, and like you I sure hope it does for all the reasons you stated. If the outcome is a rise to power of the Muslim Brotherhood, then we Israelis and Arabs alike are all in for another generation of deep, deep pain.
17-year-old Palestinian killed by IDF on Friday laid to rest near Ramallah (Haaretz)
from the article: As an Israeli, I want the Egyptians to win