The Stupid Question Hall of Fame is back again, ready to embarrass the kids who cheapen your degree. Remember the rules – If you send in the absolute stupidest, you get a free BustedTee. Read all five and cast your vote. And, if you heard something stupid in class this week, send it to me at

The Nominees
  • A) Creighton UniversitySubmitted by Robbie

    At the start of the class, we were discussing the inauguration and, of course, there's always one in each class…

    Genius: So is Inauguration Day always right after Martin Luther King day or did they only do that 'cause Obama's black?

  • B) Northeastern UniversitySubmitted by Bill

    Professor: The New Deal was an example of economic and social regulations. Can anyone tell me what the New Deal was?
    The Brilliance: Wasn't that when we purchased Louisiana?
    Professor: No, that was the Louisiana Purchase.

  • C) York UniversitySubmitted by Sam

    Upon hearing the professor explain that a Chinese man died for every mile of Canadian Pacific Railway constructed…

    Einstein: Why did they die every mile? Like, what was going on there?

  • D) CNUSubmitted by Corey

    We were talking about planetary orbits….

    Professor (jokingly): Oddly enough the Earth takes exactly one year to orbit the Sun.
    Lil' Copernicus: Is that just a coincidence?

  • E) Keene StateSubmitted by Topher

    Valedictorian: Does having a tan in winter keep you warmer? I thought I read that somewhere.
    Professor- Maybe you heard it on The Hills, but no.


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