Homer: Oh, why won’t anyone give me an award?
Lisa: You won a Grammy!
Homer: I mean an award that’s worth winning.
Then a crawl line scrolls across the bottom of the screen, stating: “LEGAL DISCLAIMER: Mr. Simpson’s opinions does not reflect those of the producers, who don’t consider the Grammy an award at all.”
That’s how I’m coming to feel about the once-noble Nobel Prize.
One of the most egregious awards they made was last year’s honoring of our president with a Nobel Peace Prize before he’d done anything. (It was awarded on his 11th day after inauguration.)
Even he...READ MORE