THIS is why we do maps and learn to write in complete sentences in Social Studies!

Miss Teen USA contestant Lauren Upton of South Carolina gave this tortured, confused answer to the question "Recent polls have shown a fifth of Americans can't locate the US on a map. Why do you think this is?"
 
"I personally believe that U.S. Americans are unable to do so because some people out there in our nation don't have maps and I believe that our education like such as in South Africa and Iraq and everywhere like such as and I believe that they should our education over here in the U.S. should help the U.S. or should help South Africa and should help Iraq and the Asian countries so we will be able to build up our future for our children." (2007)
 
The United States
 
 
 
 
Ironic Sans ~ Try to name 50 states in 10 minutes
 
Know Your States ~ drop the states where they belong
 
 
Europe
  
 
 
 
***Everything Europe*** - Train your Brain with Geography