Location: next to North America
Area: 2,099,988 sq. km.
"He called the country, which he had discovered, Greenland, because, he said, people would be attracted thither if the country had a good name"
"The art of naming an event favourably to attract lots of people, when in actuality the event is nothing as it seems"
Claimed by Norway (norwegian crown colony untill 1815)
Permanent Court of International Justice ruled that denmark of some odd reason gets to rule Greenland.
what the fuck has denmark got in common with greenland?
Also; the word used for something that is, basically, someone else's (most commonly Denmark's) bitch.
Greenland? Isn't that the Icy one? I JUST DON'T GET IT.