Obama Wins Peace Prize


I’m so surprised that I have yet to formulate an opinion about this one:

The wires are ringing with the news that the Nobel committee in Oslo has awarded the 2009 Peace Prize to US President Barack Obama, mentioning nuclear non-proliferation, climate change action, focus on international diplomacy and cooperation and for “captur[ing] the world’s attention and given its people hope for a better future.”

FiveThirtyEight: Obama’s Prize for Peace