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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 12.10.09 | 17:08 (IST)

    The criticism at the intersection of Obama and Peace Prize is totally understandable. Obama is trying to find a peaceful solution to the Arab/Israeli war, and the Nobel Peace Prize is given to those seen as notable in promoting Peace and the resolution of international conflicts by diplomacy and arbitration. The intersection of Obama and Peace Prize represents the conjunction of everything the right holds most evil and contemptuous. The mockery is not chutzpah, it is the natural defense of everything held sacred by the right against everything it loathes.

    from the article: Israeli mockery of Obama's Nobel is pure chutzpah
    First published 07:16 12.10.09 | Last updated 11:14 12.10.09
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