Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

The U.S. May Be Ready to Bomb Syria, but Can You Find Its Capital? The U.S. May Be Ready to Bomb Syria, but Can You Find Its Capital?

This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Defense

The U.S. May Be Ready to Bomb Syria, but Can You Find Its Capital?

Try this exercise that lets you test your Syria knowledge against the general public.

(http://toys.usvsth3m.com/damascus/)

America's missiles can—and likely soon will—find Syria's capital. But can America's citizens?

We're finding out, thanks to a new game from usvsth3m.com that asks users to pinpoint Damascus on a blank map, and then compare their geographic acumen with others.

Given some of the more embarrassing data about the public's ability to locate IraqAfghanistan, or even the United States of America on a map, there's cause for concern. But here's your chance to go toe-to-toe with the public. Try it out

 

 

For the record I was 76 miles off—about twice the distance between D.C. and Baltimore:

 

 

And here's how I stacked up with my previous 500 competitors:

 

LIKE THIS STORY? Sign up for Early Bird

Sign up for our daily newsletter and stay on top of defense coverage.

Sign up form for Early Bird
Job Board
Search Jobs
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Elizabeth City, NC
GEN-APP
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Nashville, TN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Jeffersonville, IN
Outside Membership Sales
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Minneapolis, MN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Meridian, MS
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Redmond, WA
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Spencer, IA
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | New Albany, IN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Newburgh, NY
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Eugene, OR
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Key West, FL
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Fairbanks, AK
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Warwick, RI
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Freeport, ME
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus