Saw a meme:
Funny meme and all, but it does seem to come from a bit of an... uhh... passerby perspective? The Byzantine-Sassanian war isn't that obscure—I had heard of it, at least, despite never being particularly interested in the Byzantines or the Sassanids. This one's a bit more on point for me:
You know, the Maryand-Maquantequats War? Peter Jackson will be right on it, any day now, I'm sure.
Actually, this one's maybe better: