Now you're just straight up lying. Because, you're in a corner and you can't go back. But, you're anonymous and being caught in a lie won't stick to you.
Most of the revolutionary leaders were in their 40's or 50's. In the 1917 revolution, the decemberists, the Irish revolution, the French revolution, the Spanish revolution. Even if we go as far back as the Roman revolution against the Etruscan kings, Brutus was a middle-aged man at the time.