Day By Day

Saturday, October 13, 2007

Winning the Nobel Peace Prize

Jesse Walker, managing editor at Reason magazine, takes a witty look at the roster of Nobel Prize winners and notes that very few of them had accomplishments that had much to do with "peace". The most important factor seems to be association with or serving as a front for a vast international agency [like the IPCC, with whom Al Gore shared this year's prize].

Read the whole thing here.