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entity_save() does not work with core node or user entities. They don't implement the save() method, and neither do their controller classes, apparently.
I can't imagine they're going to in drupal 7 either, so something else needs to be done to make entity_save useful until d8.
FAILED: [[SimpleTest]]: [MySQL] Unable to apply patch entity_followup.patch. View
|#29||merge_entity_modules.patch||5.11 KB||drunken monkey|
FAILED: [[SimpleTest]]: [MySQL] Unable to apply patch merge_entity_modules.patch. View
FAILED: [[SimpleTest]]: [MySQL] Unable to apply patch entity.save_.6.patch. View
PASSED: [[SimpleTest]]: [MySQL] 270 pass(es). View