41 percent of Republicans say they consider this to be the “biggest political scandal in American history” compared to only 43 percent who disagree. Only 10 percent of Democrats and 20 percent of independents agreed.
Of the 41 percent of Republicans who consider Benghazi to be the worst political scandal in American history, 39 percent are unaware that Benghazi is located in Libya. 10 percent said it’s in Egypt, 9 percent in Iran, 6 percent in Cuba, 5 percent in Syria, 4 percent in Iraq, and 1 percent each in North Korea and Liberia, with 4 percent unwilling to venture a guess.
While this is quite funny, it should be remembered that America has developed a nasty habit of attacking a) the wrong country and b) places most of its citizens couldn’t find on a map.
So watch out Slovakia. Republicans are still pissed about Monica Lewinksy. Or was that in Sweden?
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.