Every time someone asks, I explain that nothing is as exciting as witnessing the energy and the hunger of some Egyptians to tell their nation’s stories.

Blogging and the Internet today are forces journalists and citizen journalists have learned to wield quite well. And their experience is worth holding up as an example across the Arab world.

Here is an NPR program that confirms what I am saying here. But it leaves out some points. What else would you add to it?