Posts Tagged ‘peace prize’

One of the Democratic mantras during the health care debate has been, “Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good.” That ode to the need for legislative realism has been distorted by the sputtering Obama machine into something that more resembles, “Don’t let the meaningful be the enemy of good PR.” When this […]


Obamahagen

18Dec09

President Obama loves Scandinavia. They’ve done so many nice things for him – the embarrassment of the Nobel Peace Prize, the humiliation of the Olympics award to Rio, and now the viscous beating of those who share Barack’s views on Global Warming. Today, he’s arrived to receive his own beating. Or, maybe he’s gone to […]


The Dubya Award

09Oct09

The world is wondering… Why the Nobel? Did Obama win for not being George Bush? The Nobel committee said the award was for Obama’s efforts to bring “a new climate in international politics,” for which the American leader is “the world’s leading spokesman.” The general consensus worldwide is that Obama was given the award because […]


Okay, you’re right. Obama didn’t win the Heisman. But if it was awarded by a group of liberal internationalists, he would be the choice. And it wouldn’t sound any dumber than the actual news. US President Barack Obama has won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize. The Nobel Committee said he was awarded it for “his […]