There needs to be a concerted, untiring struggle for change to see an actual revolution. The Egyptian military will use the protester fatigue in its favor and the Bahrain royalty will employ the sectarian divide to cement its rule.
No institution in Egypt is better suited than the military to supervise the delicate transformation which is already in place. Egypt's own internal peace, as well as the peace of the entire me depend on their success. The odds are good.
The United States has given billion dollars of military aid to Egypt over the last decades. Lockheed Martin, Boeing and General Electric have provided tanks, missiles, engines and more to the Hosni Mubarak regime.