Johnson replied, "What is Aleppo?"
"You're kidding?" was Barnicle's response. When Johnson made it clear that he really didn't know what Alepppo was, "Barnicle countered, "Aleppo is in Syria, it is the epicenter of the refugee crisis."
That loud vacuum cleaner sound you just heard was the end of Johnson's hope to garner enough poll support to qualify for the presidential debates.
Later this morning I watched the Libertarian nominee on The View--I was in the waiting room at my mother's doctor's office, otherwise I wouldn't force myself to suffer--Johnson tried to explain his way out of his self-induced disaster. It didn't work.
Not only is Aleppo Syria's largest city, but it is also the hometown of longtime Barack Obama and Rod Blagojevich crony Tony Rezko, an ex-con.