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Americans Who Can’t Find Ukraine On A Map Want To Bomb It

Posted By Levi

April 8th, 2014 7:03pm

Category: Uncategorized


Recently, a team of researchers asked Americans to locate Ukraine on a map. The researchers then asked what the United States should do in Ukraine. About one in six (16 percent) Americans correctly located Ukraine. Most thought that Ukraine was located somewhere in Europe or Asia. Some even thought it was somewhere in South America or Africa. Every dot on the map indicates where individuals in the research thought Ukraine is. But here is the key finding from the research: “The further our respondents thought that Ukraine was from its actual location, the more they wanted the U.S. to intervene militarily.” In other words, Americans who can’t correctly find Ukraine on the map want to drop bombs on it. It’s amazing how some people are ready to drop bombs but they don’t know exactly where to drop them. And this is very important because if you know that Ukraine is next to Russia then you realize how dangerous and foolish it would be to bomb the country. Here is the actual locati Read More