I'm just assuming here and I know how dangerous assuming can be.....That had you said northeast Afghanistan he wouldn't have been so offended. I imagine he mistakenly thought you were making a reference to his pic w/smitty in his avatar and got a little sensitive about it.
I don't give a damn why he's got his jimmy rustled. Call out my reading comprehension when I was defending his thread. Last time I make that mistake. fugin racist bastard.