Yikes. Seriously who passed him along in schools? Was he ever taught Geography or Social Studies? I knew this in grade school. This is basic knowledge folk. You should not graduate high school not knowing this.
When his student did comparative study using Australia the teacher gave the student a zero on this section. The teacher was told “bye bye”. I suspect the teacher was really an instructor not a professor.
New Englanders are suppose to be some of the best educated in this nation. Come on my fellow New Englanders don’t mess up on basic knowledge.