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Old 10-09-2009, 06:29 PM   #16 (permalink)
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This guy gets it 12 days after he's elected, while he's done nothing and was chilling in the white house.

and Gandhi, maybe one of the leading peace advocats ever in the history of the world didn't get one even after being nominated 4 times lol.

Is Obama really on the same page as Mother Teresa or Nelson Mandela? Give me a break. This is ridiculous.
You should read what Christopher Hitchens has to say about both Mother Teresa and Ghandi.

Anyway, Al Gore won a peace prize for his environmental work, so it's all a little silly anyway. After 8 years of Bush, they're content with using the award as a sort of gentle nudge to get him to keep moving with whatever plan he has.
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