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Why Obama got a Nobel Peace Prize for
nothing — and Trump never will for anything

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 11/3/2019 4:17:24 AM

President Barack Obama’s first act as a Nobel Peace Prize winner in 2009 — nine months after he took the oath of office — was to try to wriggle out of accepting it. “The morning the prize was announced, his staff investigated whether anyone had failed to travel to Oslo to receive their prize,” writes Nobel insider Geir Lundestad in “The World’s Most Prestigious Prize” (Oxford), out this month. Apparently, the president was among the 61 percent of Americans who believed he didn’t deserve it. “It is true, Obama did not do much before winning,” Lundestad, 74, a member of Norway’s Nobel Committee until 2014, told The Post.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mekkkk 11/3/2019 4:30:52 AM (No. 225752)
Sad but true
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Reply 2 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 11/3/2019 5:12:24 AM (No. 225764)
Trump doesn't need anything from those communists. They need HIM, not the other way around.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: The Remnants 11/3/2019 5:20:09 AM (No. 225768)
Well said.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Deety 11/3/2019 5:22:26 AM (No. 225771)
Lightbringer didn't get the Nobel for nothing. He got it because the Norwegians were ecstatic that the American MSM had finally succeeded in maliciously placing an anti-American socialist in the Oval Office under the guise of being an oppressed black. When you think about it, that's actually quite a feat.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: George R. 11/3/2019 6:19:56 AM (No. 225794)
The Nobel Prize at one time was a prestigious award, since its venture into politics, it is no longer anything to revere....Sad!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: F15 Gork 11/3/2019 6:38:44 AM (No. 225800)
Barry’s prize said it all about his 8 years in office.......something for nothing.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: FunOne 11/3/2019 7:24:53 AM (No. 225825)
Lets review some interesting history of previous winners of this "prestigious award": 2009-Barack H. Obama “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples”. 1994-Yasser Arafat “for efforts to create peace in the Middle East”. 1990-Mikhail Gorbachev “for his leading role in the peace process which today characterizes important parts of the international community” Yes, Gorbachev was recognized for LOSING the cold war, but Ronald Reagan was not recognized for WINNING it. Like the fake news media, the Nobel Peace Prize has become meaningless because it now exists only to support a liberal, socialist agenda. One must wonder how Joseph Stalin and Adolph Hitler were passed over for this "honor".
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Namma 11/3/2019 7:26:26 AM (No. 225829)
Oh please, Hussein didn’t believe he deserved the prize. Who are you trying to kid. That guy believed he was the messiah. He was here to save the world. He thought any recognition of himself was deserved. In fact he still does. If he really believed he did not deserve the prize he should never have claimed the money.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: pinger 11/3/2019 7:46:37 AM (No. 225840)
The fact that our POTUS will not receive a Nobel Prize is actually a good thing at this point. The moment one was given to Obama for absolutely nothing cheapened the there-to-fore coveted recognition so at this point it means nothing at all to receive one...
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Reply 10 - Posted by: F16 guy 11/3/2019 8:20:12 AM (No. 225879)
Along the lines of this famous quote: "I would never belong to a club that would have me as one of it's members", I think Trumps response to the Nobel Prize should be: "I'd never accept a prize that was given to so many people for doing nothing."
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Highlander 11/3/2019 8:44:29 AM (No. 225909)
The Nobel Peace prize has as much validity as The Order of Lenin. Worthless.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: stablemoney 11/3/2019 8:47:20 AM (No. 225912)
Why would anyone want a prize from a Marxist organization?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 11/3/2019 8:56:21 AM (No. 225918)
The Nobel Peace Prize jumped the shark when they awarded it to that dirty little terrorist Arafat. When they gave it to Barry Soretoro not for anything he had done but for what they hoped he would do, the prize was reduced to a laughingstock. The wonder of wonders is that they didn't award it this year to Scoldilocks, who everyone was sure was a shoe-in to get the prize. Apparently some adults showed up to vote this year.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: jacksin5 11/3/2019 9:08:19 AM (No. 225926)
PDJT did not seek the Presidency for Money, Fame, or Prizes. He had achieved these goals a long time ago. Why anyone would seek office and reject those goodies baffles Career Politicians, who are incapable of reaching these goals without the framework of the Deep State and the Marxist Democrats to give it to them for nothing.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: coyote 11/3/2019 9:19:58 AM (No. 225937)
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Reply 16 - Posted by: BarryNo 11/3/2019 9:21:54 AM (No. 225939)
The Nobel Prize committees are hacks. Have been for a long time. Even in the sciences. If a real 'Superman' faced down hostile alien invaders, discovered faster-than-light space travel and saved humanity from extinction, he would be ignored, unless he had the proper politics.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: AmericaYes 11/3/2019 9:55:55 AM (No. 225977)
The Nobel Peace Prize is now on the level of the Oscar and Emmy awards. Who cares
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 11/3/2019 10:40:19 AM (No. 226016)
It's Effing Norway, they count for nothing, and they are stupid, arrogant leftists.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: RuckusTom 11/3/2019 11:45:17 AM (No. 226068)
Skin tone ranks highest in qualifications for receiving this prize.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: JonR 11/3/2019 12:38:30 PM (No. 226099)
So in essence, if you don’t think the way we do, ascribe to our ideology, and win our internal popularity contest, no prize for you regardless of your accomplishments! Nobel should plant his dynamite under the chairs of these pompous asses!
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Franz 11/3/2019 4:24:04 PM (No. 226237)
I believe that Alfred Nobel must be turning over in his grave. He wanted to honor people who had really done something to promote peace in the world, not promote political agendas. Considering that Obama was waging wars in Iraq and Afghanistan at the time, it proved how farcical it was to give the Peace Award to him.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: paral04 11/4/2019 11:29:19 AM (No. 226860)
The Nobel prize is now a token to present to Globalists and not for achievement. Poor old Nobel
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