Archive for the ‘Ukraine’ Category

So, how many Americans can ID Ukraine on a map … and, so what?

January 28, 2020

In a previous post, we asked loyal readers: Can you find Ukraine on a map?

If you didn’t take the test then, try sticking a pin in Ukraine now. (Prior post has the answer )

Our bet at the time: The vast majority of Americans can’t find Ukraine on a map … even those in the impeachment brigade.

Well, some political scientists did a survey on the question.

Here’s what they found…


Test: Can you find Ukraine on a map?

November 13, 2019

And, if you can, can you name its neighboring countries?

OK, here’s a map of Eastern Europe.

Stick a pin in Ukraine…


And, the answer is …


Test: Volodymyr Zelensky is the president of what country?

November 12, 2019

That should be an easy question since its been in the news 24 x 7 recently.


But, I’ve heard friends, pundits and outraged Dem politicos say that he is the President of:

(a) The Ukraine (like The Philippines or  The Ohio State University)

(b) Ukraine (like Canada or Smokey Bear)

(c) Ukrania (like Romania)

So, which is it?