"...what is revolutionary is excess, overflow, and power. This is junkspace seen from outside: a disequilibrium and rupture multiplied on the indefinite space of the metropolis. But this is also where the multiplication of obstacles, borders, lines of fracture and walls can no longer be regarded as simply blocks dropped down by power or as swamps that one gets stuck in: they are interfaces that polarize relations."
Negri, Antonio. "On Rem Koolhaas."
February 4, 2011
Some more on the Egypt situation
Hank is definitely right, if you're not glued to this, you should be.