15 Most Stupid Quotes by Politicians ...

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The world stage is a veritable gold mine for those in need of some amusement, with hundreds of stupid quotes by politicians - quotes that unfortunately tend to be much better-remembered than any of the good things said politicians have done.

Oh well – read on for some of the most stupid quotes our politicians have ever uttered.

1. Barack Obama on Bowling

For the first stupid quote by a politician, we look to the current president of the USA and his infamous bowling comment.

“No, no.

I have been practicing...

I bowled a 129.

It's like -- it was like Special Olympics, or something." President Obama may have insulted some disabled people, in response to Jay Leno’s question regarding his bowling skills.

2. Sarah Palin on the Koreas

“But obviously, we’ve got to stand with our North Korean allies.” Sarah Palin comes down on the side of totalitarianism, after being asked how she would handle hostilities between North and South Korea.

3. Joe Biden on Hillary Clinton

"Hillary Clinton is as qualified or more qualified than I am to be Vice President of the United States of America.

Quite frankly, it might have been a better pick than me." Joe Biden thinks honesty is the best policy.

4. More from Joe Biden

"Stand up, Chuck, let 'em see ya." Joe Biden to Missouri State Sen.

Chuck Graham… who’s in a wheelchair.2

5. Donald Rumsfeld on Intelligence

"I am not going to give you a number for it because it's not my business to do intelligent work." Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, when asked to estimate the number of Iraqi insurgents while testifying before Congress.

6. George W. Bush in Brazil

"Do You Have Blacks, Too?" George Bush, The King of Political Gaffes, to Brazilian President Fernando Cardoso.

7. George W. Bush on the Environment

"Goodbye from The World's Biggest Polluter." George Bush, departing his final G8 Summit with a smile, a punch in the air and these immortal words.

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