How Many Americans Know Where North Korea Is?

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According to a new poll (taken before Trump’s ‘Fire and Fury’ threat) 75% of Americans believe that North Korea’s nuclear program is a ‘critical threat’ to the U.S. This made Jimmy wonder how many Americans even know where North Korea is so we went out to Hollywood Boulevard to find out.

image/text credit: Jimmy Kimmel Live 

A “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” camera crew left their studio and ventured out onto Hollywood Boulevard equipped with a color-coded map. They quickly learned that America needs a geography lesson.

“North Korea is the bigly story of the day, if not the year,” Kimmel started the segment that aired Tuesday night. “But what I wonder is, how many Americans even know where North Korea is…and this is what we learned.”

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“It’s in..as far as on a map.. I don’t know, I’m horrible at geography,” the first woman said, pointing to Canada as a guess. Other individuals thought perhaps the general Middle East area comprised North Korea, while one clueless tourist gestured toward Australia.”It’s in Asia,” one man offered, before staring blankly at the map for a long period of time.

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