In the clearest display of the Obama White House's negative disposition toward so-called "flyover country" yet, the White House press office distributed badges advertising the president's trip this week to Washington, California and Colorado by highlighting Washington, California and... Wyoming.
CNN's White House blog noted the error, but still managed to simultaneously excuse it:
Looks like someone in the White House press office needs to brush up on his or her U.S. geography.
To be fair, both states are rectangular, nearly identical in size, and stacked next to each other. But we doubt our third grade teachers would buy that!