Not to Put Too Fine a Point on It…
… but according to Mitt Romney, this body of water doesn’t exist:
And Syria is thus Iran’s ”only outlet to the sea.”
I don’t mean to mix my political allusions and go all Sarah Palin up on the crowd, but Mitt, I can see it from my
back yard apartment window!
(PS - I’m pretty sure it’s called the “Persian Gulf” for a reason. And that the Strait of Hormuz is, in fact, pretty darn far away from Syria.)
HERE GOVERNOR ROMNEY, I HAVE PPT’ed YOU A HELPFUL INFOGRAPHIC:
While we’re at it: Mali? Really? Twice in the first five minutes? Did I miss a sudden and meteoric rise in the global strategic importance of the Touaregs?
**This post brought to you by bad geopolitics: the only campaign issue that can motivate me to write a blog rant about the election.**