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EU 'to win the
Nobel Peace Prize'

Daily Express [UK], by Emily Fox

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 10/12/2012 5:04:54 AM

In a bid to play down the eurozone debt crisis the $1.2million award is set to go to the body in Brussels for its actions in bringing together the country's of Europe, Norway's NRK public radio station said. The decision, which is set to be announced in Oslo was taken by a five-member panel and led by Council of Europe's Secretary-General Thorbjoern Jagland and was said to be 'unanimous', according to the station. A spokesman at the station said: "We have had confirmation from people whom we trust who say that it is the EU that will get the

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This is not a joke. Beyond the obvious farcical decision, the money is apparently to help reduce the eurozone debt. As if! This is like giving the Mooch $1.2 million to pay the taxpayer for her extended vacations. It might just cover the Marbella joyride.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: seamusm, 10/12/2012 5:10:47 AM     (No. 8927547)

Really? As if the Peace prize weren't already a joke.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rather Read, 10/12/2012 5:54:58 AM     (No. 8927565)

How about giving it to me. I'm about as peaceful as you can get and I could sure use the money.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Fleetusa, 10/12/2012 6:28:11 AM     (No. 8927582)

The kiss of death.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 10/12/2012 6:51:08 AM     (No. 8927601)

So it's been confirmed. Oh well, did we expect anything else?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: planetgeo, 10/12/2012 7:19:26 AM     (No. 8927644)

Actually, Obama won in 2009, not last year. But hey, just look at all the peace he's created in the last 4 years. Perhaps the Norwegians will award it next year to the Muslim Brotherhood.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: dwillyc, 10/12/2012 7:20:32 AM     (No. 8927648)

The Nobel Peace Prize is well past it's sell date.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Husker Infidel, 10/12/2012 7:21:49 AM     (No. 8927653)

It says in the article that the Nobel committee praised the EU for rebuilding Europe after World War II. That is a lie. The United States rebuilt Europe with the Marshall Plan. If it hadn't been for the Marshall Plan, Communism would have taken over all of Western Europe.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 10/12/2012 7:23:49 AM     (No. 8927658)

I wonder which diplomat in the EU will manage to steal this money? I bet the race has already begun.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: PageTurner, 10/12/2012 7:25:45 AM     (No. 8927662)

All I see are riots in the streets over debt, Muslim rampages, and insults shouted at Angela Merkel.

This is peace?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Starlady, 10/12/2012 7:43:40 AM     (No. 8927694)

Hasn't Germany had to do a lot of bailing out of other countries? Maybe they should get the money.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 10/12/2012 7:54:21 AM     (No. 8927712)

all hail the New World Order..
cue The Internationale...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 10/12/2012 8:01:41 AM     (No. 8927722)

More from the alternate universe of the Nobel commities

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Raristotle, 10/12/2012 8:28:06 AM     (No. 8927777)

I would have been disappointed if the Nobel Committee had given this prize to someone deserving. At least we have the continued assurance that this prize has not been recovered from the cesspool in which it resides: Yasser Arafat, Jimmy Carter, Al Gore, Barack Obama, the International Atomic Energy Agency, Mohamed ElBaradei, the United Nations, Kofi Annan, Rigoberta Menchú, Mikhail Gorbachev, Desmond Tutu, Amnesty International, and the entire European Union. It's like the cantina scene in the movie Star Wars.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: O.S. Banker, 10/12/2012 9:14:55 AM     (No. 8927893)

I note that they are talking about the Peace Prize, and not the Prize for Economics.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/12/2012 9:41:26 AM     (No. 8927971)

16 raristotle BRILLIANTLY suggests the Nobel
Not So Peaceful Prize and the cesspool of evil recipients, in which the Not Prize resides: Yasser Arafat, Jimmy Carter, Al Gore, Barack Obama, the International Atomic Energy Agency, Mohamed ElBaradei, the United Nations, Kofi Annan, Rigoberta Menchú, Mikhail Gorbachev, Desmond Tutu, Amnesty International, and the entire European Union.
And then, raristotle states, "It's like the cantina scene in the movie Star Wars."
Cartoonists of the free press, this is the opportunity of all times, a massive drawing
of all these mad politicians and dictators
a cartoon that becomes a classic poster of the internatonal New World Order crime syndicate. They left out Fidel Castro, Chavez, Bill and Hilary Clinton and all Muslim "Honor Killings".


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Reply 16 - Posted by: coldborezero, 10/12/2012 9:43:29 AM     (No. 8927978)

Re:#8. By all indications, communism HAS taken over all of Western Europe.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/12/2012 9:49:51 AM     (No. 8927993)

Yea, the former weapons maker, assistant in mass murder, Nobel and his Piece Prize. A piece of this and that and soon you have nothing EU'ites.

This is a sick pathetic joke!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Arby, 10/12/2012 9:53:44 AM     (No. 8927998)

Who's next, Big Bird?

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Reply 19 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/12/2012 10:06:09 AM     (No. 8928045)

A failed continent receiving a useless award. The EU response will be more of the same.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: snapper451, 10/12/2012 10:30:49 AM     (No. 8928115)

Assad will be next for his novel population controls. Or, the Muslim Brotherhood would be an alternative because we all know they are full of goodness and humanity toward all.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: philly_patriot, 10/12/2012 10:41:20 AM     (No. 8928139)

Only if you define 'Peace' as the elimination of Nationality, Culture, Nationality, and Language. ............ No traditions can now be handed down to children/grandchildren.

The National Patrony of Nations is effectively eliminated by the 'No Borders', 'No Nation', 'No Superior Culture' rules of the E.U

1000s of years of Europe's People's Traditions gone in less than one generation!!!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Photoonist, 10/12/2012 1:47:24 PM     (No. 8928623)

With so much of the EU on its way to socialist bankruptcy are they talking about the ''peace'' one gets from a lobotomy? If so, then I'll buy it.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/12/2012 4:12:48 PM     (No. 8928853)

They've awarded themselves into idiocy and oblivion.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Kansas Conservative, 10/12/2012 6:18:30 PM     (No. 8929070)

Let's see if the EU can pay the welfare state bills of its deadbeat members with hits Nobel Peace Prize money...

They should have awarded the Peace Prize to Big Bird.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: gone2pot, 10/12/2012 7:27:10 PM     (No. 8929167)

Okay, I'll start it, the Nobel Prize for Ship Driving goes to the captain of the Titanic. The Nobel Prize for the preservation of life goes to Jeffrey Daumer. Your turn.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: DaisyMae, 10/12/2012 7:38:30 PM     (No. 8929189)

#8 you are exactly correct, without the US and the Marshall Plan, European countries would have gone from one loathsome dictator to another. There are countless number of selfless, generous, hard working people who give of themselves for a better world.

The peace prize should have gone to Chris Stevens posthumously for all of his work improving conditions in Libya.

But then we are talking about the Peace Prize committee, none of whom can find their fanny with both hands.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 10/12/2012 8:17:11 PM     (No. 8929266)

The Nobel Prize for Decorum to Joe Biden.

The Nobel Prize for Truth shared by Obama, Pelosi, and Reid.

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