Great -- Bush confers with former political prisoner and persecuted dissident

Discussion in 'Politics & Current Events' started by Karl K, Nov 23, 2004.

  1. Karl K

    Karl K Member

    Oct 25, 1999
    Suburban Chicago
  2. Claymore

    Claymore Member

    Jul 9, 2000
    Montgomery Vlg, MD
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Hey, even Arafat won a Nobel Peace Prize.
  3. dj43

    dj43 New Member

    Aug 9, 2002
    Nor Cal
    Just goes to show what a farce this once-respected award has become.
  4. Dr. Wankler

    Dr. Wankler Member+

    May 2, 2001
    The Electric City
    Chicago Fire
    It's definitely in decline since those halcyon days when the likes of Henry Kissinger won it.
  5. dj43

    dj43 New Member

    Aug 9, 2002
    Nor Cal
    Fair enough. I would contend you would have to go back to the '50s to find legitimate winners in some categories. However, Kissinger's work at that time would be a far cry from Arafat, IMO.
  6. nicephoras

    nicephoras A very stable genius

    Fucklechester Rangers
    Jul 22, 2001
    Eastern Seaboard of Yo! Semite
    Such as?

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