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Ben Carson had a rough time on the right-wing radio circuit on Wednesday, giving an interview in which he appeared to have absolutely no idea what’s going on in foreign policy — or foreign history for that matter. (Note: He’s off on the founding of Islam by maybe 2,500 years. Oh, well.)

Click above to hear Carson totally bomb out in a chat with right-wing talker Hugh Hewitt — then share this video!

Video via The Hugh Hewitt Show.

Photo: Ben Carson speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore via Flickr)

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Reprinted with permission from Daily Kos

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