Has Obama lived up to his Nobel Peace...

Has Obama lived up to his Nobel Peace Prize?

There are 3 comments on the CNN story from Oct 7, 2011, titled Has Obama lived up to his Nobel Peace Prize?. In it, CNN reports that:

The following is an excerpt of my interview with ThorbjA rn Jagland, Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, which is responsible for awarding the Nobel Peace Prize.

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“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1 Oct 7, 2011
The Nobel Committee is looking more like a group of standup comics and less like an august group of peace promoters. Looking back at their past picks for Peace Prizes, it becomes clear that a few cogs are missing in the Nobel machine. King Obama was selected to receive the prize based on what he said he *wanted* to do. He was in office only a few months when he was awarded the prize and many people across the globe had their jaws hit the floor.

Awarding a Peace Prize to someone who speaks of their good wishes is childish. Reading this article showed me that ThorbjA rn Jagland and his cohorts are about as clear as mud in their thought and purpose.
Say the Truth

Lansdale, PA

#2 Oct 7, 2011
Lived up to it?

What the hell did he do to get it in the first place?
Storm Warning

Platteville, WI

#3 Oct 8, 2011
not a god dammed thing

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