If you haven't seen Chery's great post entitled There Really is a Washington State at Nordic Blue, go see it now! Especially if you are sorely in need an end-of-the-week laugh!
Geography was always my favorite subject in school and I was, and still am, a whiz at naming state capitals, the US states that are commonwealths or republics, etc. And, perhaps Apple at Apple's Tree will be in agreement with me, but when you grow up in upstate New York, you run into many funny little towns with these names:
And further to that subject, I present a recent episode of Are You Smarter Than A Fifth Grader in which another geographically-challenged person from the shallow-end of the gene pool absolutely butchers her way through the European continent in struggling for her answer. I give her credit though for the way she back-hands Jeff Foxworthy and his sexist remarks!