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Are You Smarter Than Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson?

Can you, unlike the Libertarian presidential candidate, name a single world leader?

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On Wednesday, the Libertarian candidate for US President Gary Johnson failed to name a single foreign leader he admires in a kind of painful interview with MSNBC.

Gary Johnson had an "Aleppo moment" after @hardballchris asks who his favorite foreign leader is #JohnsonTownhall https://t.co/nRazpPL0q0

He said he was having an "Aleppo moment", referencing the time he had no idea who or what Aleppo was.

But could you do any better than him, really?

  1. 1. What's the name of this former President of Mexico?

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    Vicente Fox
    Correct
    Incorrect
    A woodland creature of some kind...ah yes, Mr Badger, former President of Mexico.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's not Mr Badger, that's Vincente Fox!

    That's not Mr Badger, that's Vincente Fox!
    Via Max Trujillo / Getty Images
  2. 2. Who's this then?

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    Why it's German Chancellor Angela Merkel, of course.
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    Hillary Clinton. That's definitely Hillary Clinton.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Right, that's Merkel.

    Right, that's Merkel.
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  3. 3. And who's this?

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    Justin Trudeau.
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Justin Bieber.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Hey Justin (Trudeau).

    Hey Justin (Trudeau).
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  4. 4. Who's this?

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    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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    Incorrect
    Ayn Rand.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's Prime Minister Modi.

    Not Ayn Rand. Sorry.

    That's Prime Minister Modi.
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  5. 5. Who's this guy?

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    Vladimir Putin, President of Russia.
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    Incorrect
    Honkley Bonkley, beloved children's entertainer and author of the bestselling autobiography, Honkley Bonkling My Way Through Life: A Honkley Bonkley Journey.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Ohh yeah that's Vladimir Putin

    Ohh yeah that's Vladimir Putin
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  6. 6. Who's this worried-looking guy?

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    French President François Hollande.
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    Incorrect
    John Oliver after a really rough week.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's dear François.

    That's dear François.
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  7. 7. Who's this?

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    British Prime Minister Theresa May.
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    Wait no THIS is Hillary Clinton. Absolutely.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Not Hillary.

    Not Hillary.
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  8. 8. Should we ignore climate change since in five billion years' time the sun will have expanded and swallowed the earth anyway?

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    Yes absolutely, that's how science works.
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    ....no.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    No, that's not how science works.

    (This is a thing Gary Johnson actually said.)

    No, that's not how science works.
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  9. 9. And finally, what is Aleppo?

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    A city in Syria.
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    Incorrect
    A kind of embarrassing moment you have on live national TV.
 
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