Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.
After a long day in which thousands of Egyptians took to the streets to demand a new government, President Hosni Mubarak just appeared on television and promised to give it to them…sort of. Speaking on Al Jazeera, the long-serving president—who looks remarkably young for 82—said he would immediately dissolve the government (which he appointed) and have a whole new one up and running tomorrow.
Somehow we don’t think that’s what the protesters had in mind. Watch: