My, my, whatta snit you all threw today--how DARE Hosni and his comrades not quit?! And after you all had reported that he had already resigned!! How confusing, and embarassing!
Allow me to un-confuse you. Let's take a little trip down memory lane to awaaaaaaaaayyy back in 1979, when dinosaurs roamed the earth and Jimmy Carter, honestagawd, roamed the White House. That was the last time an authoritarian regime with a large professional military was confronted by an Islamist attempt at a power grab, in Iran.
You want to know what the Egyptian military is thinking? I can guarantee you they are thinking about these images, and the most assured way to avoid being in the next batch, which will of course be digital, and in color:
Oh, and do you remember this man?