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Peace parody: Will Nobel Prize
honor demented diplomacy?

New York Post, by Seth Lipsky

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 10/7/2017 4:30:57 AM

What a coincidence. Just as President Trump gets ready to disclose his decision on the Iran nuclear deal, speculation is rife that the Nobel Peace Prize will go to the pact’s architects, including Iran’s foreign minister and his pal John Kerry. The prize, to be announced Friday, is given by a committee picked by Norway’s parliament. Bloomberg News reports that the handicappers at the Peace Research Institute Oslo put the Iranian plenipotentiary, Mohammad Javad Zarif, at the top of the list. It’s a long list, to be sure, with 318 candidates from all over the globe. Speculation, though, centers on Zarif and Kerry,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Flyball Dogs, 10/7/2017 5:14:57 AM     (No. 11408576)

No offense to writer, Seth, or OP. But who cares? The Nobel Peace Prize Committee outed themselves as clowns several years ago. Worthless paper grandizement.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JansGraphix, 10/7/2017 5:30:27 AM     (No. 11408578)

Wow. Proof once again that leftist ´idiocracy´ is global and more common then most of us may perceive. They want to reward those involved in the illegal Iranian deal now? With a ´peace´ prize??

And the amazing thing about Trumps move to ´decertify´ this Iran nuclear deal, unfortunately, is that he is not pulling out of it altogether. Which is what we truly need for us to stop Iran´s nuclear ambitions (within 10 years) to nuke us and Israel. Just like we need ´repeal´ of 0bamacare, not ´replace´ 0bamacare. This whole thing is just so unreal.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: provide, 10/7/2017 7:00:20 AM     (No. 11408614)

Why not Bowe Bergdahl, for his reaching out to the enemy forces and his long term acclimating to their culture?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 10/7/2017 7:45:16 AM     (No. 11408648)

Nobel’s best idea was dynamite. His worst idea was the Peace Prize.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 10/7/2017 7:47:47 AM     (No. 11408653)

How long will they continue to neglect Charles Manson who recognized the need for a ´Race-War´ to elevate blacks to their rightful position ?

He has never received the recognition as a civil rights leader that he deserves.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hotrod, 10/7/2017 9:44:39 AM     (No. 11408745)

How about Harvey Weinstein? A democrat/leftist icon like him deserves the Nobel prize!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: grahamcracker, 10/7/2017 10:02:26 AM     (No. 11408770)

Well we know with certitude, besides death and taxes, that Donald Teump will never win ANY Nobel Prize.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: strikingviking, 10/7/2017 10:03:36 AM     (No. 11408775)

When the Nobel committee bragged in the presentation ceremony that they gave the prize to Jimmy Carter "as a kick in the shins" to George W. Bush, the prize lost what was left of its credibility.

When they gave it to Obama before he even finished his inauguration speech, it descended into self-parody.

The Nobel Prize is no longer able to "honor" anyone or anything.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Flipper3, 10/7/2017 10:06:43 AM     (No. 11408781)

Ever since they gave Obama the Nobel Peace Prize for what he might do in the future (or, more to the point, because he is black), the Nobel Peace Prize has been a utter joke and a laughing stock.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kate318, 10/7/2017 10:08:47 AM     (No. 11408784)

I´ve seen junior high girls with more maturity than this crowd.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/7/2017 10:09:26 AM     (No. 11408785)

The NPP is suck a joke I’m half-expecting Stephen Paddock to win posthumously.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 10/7/2017 12:09:37 PM     (No. 11408898)

Well, probably they will award the prize to Gigolo Kerry just to stick it to Trump. Remember that years back, they gave the prize to Arafat, the father of the suicide bomber. What a joke.

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