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 ...

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And the winner is ...

Congrats, Aaron Matthew Smith. You win money.

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