Best, Worst Celeb Do-Gooders

Jolie tops list of high-profile humanitarians
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 28, 2007 10:45 AM CST

(Newser) – From Angelina Jolie (nominated as a UN Goodwill Ambassador) to Madonna (the Malawian adoption controversy), these stars topped a Reuters poll that asked: Who gave the best—and worst—name to “celebrity humanitarianism” in 2007?
The best:

  1. Angelina Jolie
  2. Bono
  3. Desmond Tutu
  4. Bill Gates
  5. Bill Clinton

The worst:

  1. Madonna
  2. Paris Hilton
  3. Oprah Winfrey
  4. Bono (yes, again)
  5. Bob Geldof