But that's just my view (and Kanye's).
There's a new wave of democracies going on. These years will be mentioned in numerous textbooks for future generations to study. And you read it first here. After Tunisia and Egypt, Palestine's cabinet is the next one under fire. People may say that the happenings in Egypt inspired these other countries to chuck their leaders. This assumption is wrong. It's a well known fact that it was my history teacher who visited Egypt told her guide "You should over throw Mubarak. It'll make for funny Tweets in the future."
Not that she tweets, but I can only imagine her intentions...
But with their violence inspiring us, Ronaldo who's awesome-ness has inspired lame-ness from defenders for years has decided to hang his boots. No, not Ronaldo, RONALDO! Not Garry Neville! Ronaldo!