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.
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.