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    Aug. 10, 2017

    Can You Point Out North Korea On A Map Without Picking Canada Instead?

    America, please don't bomb Canada.

    With the United States and North Korea engaged in a war of words that could possibly turn into a real war (with nukes), it's probably not great that so many Americans can't point to North Korea on a map.

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    The current tensions have been inflamed by tough words from both sides as North Korea threatens to shoot a missile into the waters around the American territory of Guam.

    With all the saber rattling going on, a new poll suggests that almost two-thirds of Americans view the pariah state as a "very serious threat."

    Jimmy Kimmel hit the streets of Los Angeles to ask average Americans if they could find North Korea on a map. The results were not encouraging.

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    Most people interviewed said the US should consider taking military action against North Korea. Except they didn't necessarily know where that was.

    People pointed to Europe.

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    The Middle East.

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    Or somewhere around Central Asia.

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    But way too many people thought North Korea might be located in Canada.

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    Nope!

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    America, please don't bomb us.

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    Don't bomb anyone, if you can help it. But especially don't bomb Canada. Please.

    So here's the real test. Can you find North Korea on the map?

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