The LA Times political blog, Top of the Ticket, has the story.
Maybe if he were wearing "false patriotism" on his lapel, he could have done a quick count before misspeaking.
Remember when Obama insinuated that McCain was too old because he said that Iran was supporting Sunni insurgents in Iraq? You know, even though intelligence has proven than Iran (ostensibly Shiite) is playing both sides in Iraq.
What are we to conclude about the fact that Obama doesn't know how many states there are?
We aren't going to make any conclusions about Obama's intelligence or judgment or age based on this gaffe. To do so would be ridiculous. But so are Obama's subtle comments referring to McCain's supposed senility.
Give the agism a rest, Obamaniacs. Everyone says stupid things--even your prince of articulateness.
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