Syria Is On The Other Side Of The World. So I Don't Have To Care, Right?

When people are talking about what's happening in Syria, I sorta nod and pretend to know what they are talking about. Then I found this video. It's a Cliff's Notes version of the crisis. Lemme tell you, I'm super happy I watched this because $!#% is getting real, and I (and you) need to at least have a vague understanding of what's happening.