Here’s a clip of an interview portion for Miss South Carolina.
What makes it controversial? Watch and listen!
Here’s a transcript of the question and answer:
Q: Recent polls have shown 1/5 of American’s can’t locate America on a world map. Why do you think this is?
Miss South Carolina: (and this is exactly what she said)
A: 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, everywhere like such as, and I believe that they should… our education over here in the U.S., should help the U.S., er, should help South Africa and should help the Iraq and the Asian countries so we will be able to build up our future.., for our…
Announcer: Thank you very much South Carolina