The World Stupidity Awards is an award ceremony that recognizes achievement in ignorance and stupidity during the past year. The WSA was founded in 2003 by filmmaker Albert Nerenberg. The awards were sponsored by comedy festival Just for Laughs to 2007. Lewis Black, an American comedian, hosted the last three presentation ceremonies.
Stupidest Man of the Year: U.S. Senator John Kerry, Former Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma, Columnist Ann Coulter, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Players Association Director Bob Goodenow (Shared), U.S. President George W. Bush
Stupidest Woman of the Year: Paris Hilton, Ashlee Simpson, 'Brangelina', The Runaway Bride, Paula Abdul