Dictators Do Not Resign—

Dictators are hanged, like Saddam Hussein.

Dictators commit suicide, like Adolf Hitler.

Dictators flee for their lives, and (literally) steal away in the dark of disgrace with treasures of the land they leave, and live in wealthy idleness, like —

And when they DO go, what do they leave behind? Simple. A people scrambling to find a government. A people cannot live governmentless. That would be life in a jungle, like animals eating or being eaten. Predators preying on grazers. (More on this topic on my blog entry on the Egyptian revolution.)

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