The Iranians got what they wanted. National Geographic has revised its world atlas, encouraging the use of "Persian Gulf." Read the full story here.

In this case, I’m compelled to offer kudos for their efforts. Really, regardless of whether I agree with them or not, I have to take my hat off to the Iranians, as their persistence and dedication finally paid off. Now I think it is time to change the Mental Mayhem opinion poll. Any suggestions?