Nobel Peace Prize

Bernie Willis f16rsdad at JUNO.COM
Fri Oct 12 21:37:39 MDT 2007

On Fri, 12 Oct 2007 10:29:53 -0500 Steven Laib <stevenlaib at SBCGLOBAL.NET>
> While the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize of Algore only highlights 
> the fact that the awards committee is incompetent, it brings to mind 
> an interview I heard many years ago with another Nobel winner, Linus 
> Pauling.
> Pauling tendered the opinion to the interviewer that winning the 
> prize certifies the recipient as an "expert on everything."  Now I 
> can expect that Algore will be saying the same about himself, and 
> that he will be trumpeting his flawed science all the louder, now 
> that he has another meaningless award to his name.  Remember Jimmy 
> Carter got the peace prize too, after he allowed the Islamists to 
> take over Iran.
> Steve L
 Don't forget Yasser Arifat (sp).

"Where liberty dwells, there is my country."

-- Benjamin Franklin (letter to Benjamin Vaughn, 14 March 1783)

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