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Tahrir Protester, Jan 25 | by mshafey
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Tahrir Protester, Jan 25

More than 550,000 views on imgur, where I first put this online and submitted it to reddit.


The Atlantic now has a story about this photo


Al-Jazeera English picked up the image. Al-Jazeera English publish the photo.


BBC picked it up as well, gave BBC two phone interviews. CBC got it as well.


Top link on the front page of Reddit for January 26th, after less than 5 hours of being submitted.

2650 upvotes on Reddit by January 27th. Update: Now 3400+ upvotes.


Photo becoming viral on Facebook. Thousands of people are using this as their profile picture right now, starting January 26th.


Countless blogs are using the photo with a "Walk Like An Egyptian" caption.

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Taken on January 24, 2011