Stipulated that there are different factions of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood, and some are more radical than others. I would only note for the record that the more radical Muslim Brothers seek the physical eradication of a member-state of the United Nations, and the more moderate Muslim Brothers seek the physical eradication of a member-state of the United Nations. So you will forgive me if I'm not overjoyed by the presence, for this, and many other reasons, of the Muslim Brotherhood in a future Egyptian government. That said, I'm not under the impression the Brotherhood is overly strong in Egypt, which is a good thing. The Mubarak regime argues, of course, that the Muslim Brotherhood is poised to seize control of Egypt at any moment, but the Mubarak regime will say absolutely anything.
The US is particularly miserable at putting aside money for the future. Should we blame our paychecks or our psychology?