Maybe He Should Have Briefings

More ignorance from John McCain:

When McCain made a foreign policy gaffe in Jordan on Tuesday, it was Sen. Joe Lieberman who quietly pointed out the mistake, giving McCain an opportunity to correct himself in front of the international press corps. In Israel yesterday, NBC’s Lauren Appelbaum reports, Lieberman once again intervened when McCain made an incorrect reference about the Jewish holiday Purim — by calling the holiday “their version of Halloween here.”

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Admittedly this falls more in the “haha he doesn’t know what he’s talking about” category than in the “holy shit he doesn’t know what he’s talking about” category where the Iran/al-Qaeda confusion belongs.