An eclectic group to choose from this week.
Take your pick, and vote in the poll below.
NOMINEE #1: CRUEL & USUAL PUNISHMENT
Allen Stanford can't take the heat.
The accused fraudster says 100-degree-plus temperatures in his Texas jail are "oppressive" and he wants to be moved. If he thinks he's in the hot seat now, just wait until the trial.
NOMINEE #2: SO A-LOAN
A former Countrywide executive reportedly tells Congress in secret testimony that Senators Chris Dodd and Kent Conrad knew they were getting special breaks on their mortgagesas "Friends of Angelo".
NOMINEE #3: FRERE SHOCK-A
The French must really have it in for Spain. Alberto Contador wins the Tour de France, but at the awards ceremony, the national anthem played isn't Spanish, it's Danish!
Watch the YouTube video as the mistake dawns on Contador.