OT: Obama just won Nobel Peace Prize.

mike wilson m.9.wilson at ntlworld.com
Sat Oct 10 03:07:43 EDT 2009

Boris Liberman wrote:

> Personally, I think it is pretty ridiculous simply because less than a 
> year of mister Obama in the office don't seem to have that much 
> pronounced impact on the whole world to facilitate the price. But then 
> again, who am I to interpret the rules...

It's worse than that.  Inauguration in January, nominations for Nobel 
prizes close early February.  Unless there was some spectacular reason, 
_whoever_ is nominated in these circumstances makes the Nobel committee 
look rather foolish.

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