Alex, you got it precisely right. The guy is a total idiot and Texans are particularly challenged. The good news is that this exercise demonstrates that American politicians still play to the Jewish vote and Israel is still important. Perry has not a chance. His name will not be in the running when the Repulicans are choosing a candidate for president. The only reason he is still around is the overall poor quality of the Republican aspirants.
Army: Blast in Korean DMZ wounds two South Korean soldiers (Reuters)
from the article: Republican Perry would back Israel strike on Iran nuclear sites