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) Penn StateSubmitted by Robbin

    Professor: So we multiply the radius by 3.14…
    Genius: Wait! Where did the 3.14 come from?
    Professor: That's the value of pi…
    Genius: Is it always the same?

  • B) Prairie StateSubmitted by Charles

    Professor: Remember, this test is out of 125.

    The Brilliance: Percent?

  • C) University of Western OntarioSubmitted by Kyle

    Professor: I have a PhD in German History…

    Scholar: Sir, how does a PhD in history help you with like patients and stuff?

  • D) St. RoseSubmitted by Murphy

    I was in my English class and we were discussing a story set in a sand dune. When discussing the immense wind talked about in the story, this kid raised his hand…

    Einstein Jr.: But how can it be so windy if there aren't any trees around?"

  • E) Suny AlbanySubmitted by Andy

    The professor was talking to us about study abroad…

    Valedictorian: Can we study abroad in Hawaii?

    Professor: Hawaii is part of the United States….


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