Skip to comments.UN-INSPIRED (UN Peace Prize)
Posted on 12/05/2004 11:26:52 PM PST by kattracks
THE United Nations desperately in need of some positive spin is considering a ploy to steal some of the Norwegian Nobel thunder by launching its own annual peace prize. It doesn't hurt that the highly politicized Nobel Peace Prize has been bestowed to such unpeaceful types as Yasser Arafat and appeasers like Jimmy Carter.
"In the face of widespread corruption in Iraq's oil-for-food program, weapons proliferation and terrorism, it strikes one as both tone-deaf and feckless of them even to have that on the table."
(Excerpt) Read more at nypost.com ...
They can't be serious. ROFL With all the decades of corruption and their obvious bias, does anyone think they can pull this off?
And the award goes to Scott Ritter.
Mr. Ritter is a personal hero of mine.
UN Arms (and Legs) Inspectors need love too.
I suspect that Mr. Ritter is a personal hero of MANY working for the UN:
For that matter, they'll probably give it to Tim McVeigh posthoumusly.
F*** the UN and the horse they rode in on.
What do they call that honor in a Baathist dictatorship, anyway?
And just whose money are those expletives-deleted going to use?!
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.