Thursday, October 11, 2007

Al Gore frontrunner on winning Nobel Peace Prize

Is it just me or is there something wrong with the Nobel Peace Prize if it's given to Al Gore? Not that Al's a bad guy or anything, but how can anyone equate Gore's work with promoting peace? This just doesn't make any sense to me.

Gore widely tipped for Nobel Peace Prize Friday | Environment | Reuters
"Such an award would fall under the expanded concept of peace but the activity can be linked to the climate-conflict combination and is highly timely," said NRK veteran journalist Geir Helljesen who has a solid record of tipping prize winners.