Will Ferrell wins nation's top humor prize in DC

Actor Will Ferrell, who is receiving the nation's top humor prize, is seen at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)

October 24, 2011 6:53:39 AM PDT
Will Ferrell, who refined his impersonation of President George W. Bush on "Saturday Night Live" and later took his presidential act to Broadway, was awarded the nation's top humor prize Sunday night.