Egyptian President Resigns, Facebook Generation Celebrates

CNN reports that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down Friday as hundreds of thousands of anti-government demonstrators burst into shouts of joy on the streets of Cairo.

Dubbed Egypt’s Social Networking Revolution, there is no denying that social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter were instrumental in organizing and reporting on the campaign to remove Mubarak from office. His historic resignation was celebrated across the Web on Friday including a heartfelt post on the Facebook group page called We Are All Khaled Said.

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www.nytimes.com/2011/02/12/world/middleeast/12egypt.html?hp

blog.iclimber.com/twitter-blocked-in-egypt-in-response-to-anti-government-demonstrators

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