It was a crowded field, but the year's biggest arsehat stood arse and shoulders above the competition.
As always, Crikey's prestigious end-of-year awards nominees are a mixed field of arsehats and heroes.
It's the most anticipated awards of the year -- who will be Crikey's Arsehat, Person of the Year and Sexiest Politician?
Vote for Arsehat of the Year, Person of the Year and Sexiest Male and Female Politician. It is the 2016 Crikeys!
Has Malcolm clawed back his crown? Does Plibersexy deserve her moniker? And who in the would could out-arsehat Abbott?
Will it be real-life Bond villain Vladimir Putin? Human yeast infection Redfoo? Or closer to home, our very own Jacqui "Ban the Burqa, Straya!" Lambie? Vote for the worst person of the year -- Crikey's Arsehat 2014!