Everyone in the U.S. knows who the mayor of Toronto is, but does anyone know which city is the capital of Canada? The Harvard Crimson interviewed students around campus to see how many people would know the answer.
Harvard is known for having the best and brightest young minds, but only one person interviewed knew the answer - and that person was Canadian. To give the students some credit, none of them named any non-Canadian places, though that's setting the bar pretty low. If Harvard students don't know the answer, then it's scary to imagine what that says about the rest of our country.
By the way, Ottawa is the capital.
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