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 CollegeHumor.com/StupidQuestions.The Nominees
- A) Indiana University, Bloomington Submitted by Jen
Professor: Albert Einstein was the one who wrote that letter telling Roosevelt to develop the atomic bomb.
Genius: Oh, wasn't he the light bulb guy?
- B) Iowa State Submitted by Xian
Speaking about rice shortages in third world countries
Professor: People whose diet consisted of rice and beans have been impacted by the rationing of rice.
Mastermind: Wait If they couldn't eat rice or beans why didn't they just eat something else?
- C) NC State Submitted by Tommy
Professor: There was in fact a time when everything was made by hand.
The Brilliance: What about wood?
Prof: Considering wood does grow on trees, I'd go with no.
- D) University At Buffalo Submitted by Paul
Bill Nye came to campus. A student asked if Bill Nye was his real name.
Bill Nye: Actually, it's William.
Valedictorian: Oh, so why did you change it?
- E) Holmes High School Submitted by Ashley
While discussing the U.S. decision to drop the atomic bomb
Einstein Jr.: So what if the U.S. wasn't being evil when they dropped the bomb on Japan? What if they were just trying to, like, start a war or something?
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