The 21 Stupidest Things Ever Said by Powerful People

The great Uncle Ben once said, "With great power, comes great responsibility." Some famous folks didn't get that memo, though, evidenced by them just saying whatever stupid things their brains just come up with.

Our readers compiled some of the worst offenders, and we gave $200 to the winner ...

Advertisement

21
Entry by Ponyboy64

Entry 21

20
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 20

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

19
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 19

18

Entry 18

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

17
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 17

Entry 16

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

15
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 15

14
Entry by Muchuchubacca

Entry 14

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

13
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 13

12
Entry by kriz2391

Entry 12

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

11
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 11

10
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 10

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

9
Entry by kriz2391

Entry 9

8
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 8

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

7
Entry by kriz2391

Entry 7

6
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 6

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

5
Entry by Reelicious13

Entry 5

4
Entry by Auntie Meme

Entry 4

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

3
Entry by Scott Laffey

Entry 3

Entry 2

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

1
And the winner is ...

Congrats, Aaron Matthew Smith. You win money.

Entry 1

To turn on reply notifications, click here

2131 Comments

Load Comments

More Pictofacts

22 Ways You're Picturing The World Incorrectly

Shockingly, you might be mistaken about that place you’ve never been.

295

13 Roles That Affected Actors In Ways Nobody Could Predict

Sometimes you play the role. Sometimes the role plays you.

125

15 Scientific Reasons Humans Are The Weirdest Animals Alive

We’re not just different. We’re bizarrely different.

202

15 Minor Events That Changed Pop Culture (And The World)

Your next tweet could spawn an entire extended universe.

143

31 Of Your Favorite Stories That Adaptations Ruined For You

Wonder if we can sue for emotional damages.

272

The 28 Most Played-Out Scenes In Sci-Fi Movies & Shows

For a genre with endless possibilities, sci-fi has gotten surprisingly hack.

269