Sad History Of The Nobel Peace Prize

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    Administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden, the Nobel Prize has been awarded annually since 1901 for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and contributions to world peace. The foundations for the Nobel Prize were laid in November 1895 when Alfred Nobel (1833-1896) — a Swedish chemist and engineer best known as the inventor of dynamite — made provisions in his will to bequeath more than $4.2 million from his estate to the establishment of the awards… Sad History Of The Nobel Peace Prize | Sweetness & Light
     
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    In other words, not a single GOP President has ever won this most prestigious international award, so it MUST be bad....
     
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    Congratulations to President Obama on winning the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize

    Proud day for all real Americans
     
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    teddy roosevelt won it.

    of course, he cheated by actually doing something.


    have you ever even seen a history book?
     
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    That's going to leave a mark.
     
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    Teddy Roosevelt did...perhaps the last decent Republican politician.
     
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    didn't want to do it. felt like i owed it to him.
    how 'bout a fresca?
     
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    So, why all of the bashing by the right?
     
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    Perhaps you do not know all you need to about Roosevelt? Sounds like a liberal to me...

    Theodore Roosevelt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
     
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    and how does Teddy R's stand on health care for all americans fly in the face of the the present day repukes LOL
     

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