At the Tatler, the mysterious Prof. Quincy Adams Wagstaff (you bet your life!) spots this howler from the president (Obama, not Rufus T. Firefly):
Holy Ghost of Socrates! Yesterday, in the year of our Lord 2011, 27 Januaris, President Barack Obama – a man of exceptional brilliance with a juris doctor from Harvard Universitatus honoris causa or cosi or cosi fan tutte or something like that – in a television interview confused Afghanistan with Iraq. I mean Iran and Iraq, you could almost understand it. They sound alike and have three of the same letters. But Afghanistan – it’s miles away and has big mountains.
Wow, that never happened to FDR when he went on TV in 1929 to the deliver the State of the Union.
Oh, and speaking of Bidenisms: