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Giveaway: Win A How To Train Your Dragon 2 Prize Pack!

The thrilling second chapter of the epic How to Train Your Dragon trilogy returns to the fantastical world of the heroic Viking Hiccup and his faithful dragon Toothless. The inseparable duo must protect the peace – and save the future … More » Giveaway: Win A How To Train Your Dragon 2 Prize Pack! is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.

Satire: Interview with Obama’s Nobel Prize Statue

The 2009 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Obama for his "extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples." The Norwegian Nobel Committee announced the award on October 9, 2009, citing Obama's...Show More Summary

Rugby Union - Springboks need more black players: Tutu

- South Africa's Springbok rugby team should include more black players, Nobel peace prize laureate and leading anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu said Friday.

Kasem’s loved ones plead for Norwegian officials to reject widow’s burial request

Casey Kasem won’t get the prize of eternal peace if his widow is allowed to bury him in Oslo, his family and friends claim in an emotional letter to Norwegian officials.

Louise Erdrich to get Dayton prize

The Dayton Literary Peace Prizes "is the first and only annual U.S. literary award recognizing the power of the written word to promote peace"; they also award an annual Ambassador Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award...Show More Summary

APNewsBreak: Author Erdrich wins Ohio peace prize

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

CINCINNATI (AP) — Author Louise Erdrich, whose writings chronicle contemporary Native American life through characters representing its mix of heritages and cultures, was announced Sunday as the winner of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize's distinguished achievement award.

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Barack Obama Bombs Iraq Again

But it’s our guns that got bombed. We’re trying to keep them out of the hands of the group affiliated with the group that we argued about helping in Syria. If it’s true that ISIS is worse than Saddam, is might be the case that ISIS is worse than Bashar Assad. Maybe we should stop…

Pope Francis Declares 'Lenin Peace Prize' Winner Allowed to Resume Priesthood

Twenty-nine years after having his priesthood suspended by Pope John Paul II, Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann has now been given a green light to return. On friday, the Vatican announced that "The Holy Father has given His benevolent assent...Show More Summary

Ayan Hirsi Ali: Bibi Netanyahu deserves Nobel Peace Prize for Gaza campaign

The public intellectual and controversial atheist thinks the man waging war on Gaza is a paragon of peace

Pope Rehabilitates Marxist Priest

An advocate of Marxist-oriented “liberation theology” and recipient of a Lenin Peace Prize has returned to his duties as a priest in the Roman Catholic Church, after a 29-year suspension. Miguel D’Escoto, who served as President of the U.N. General Assembly from September 2008 until September 2009, had been suspended from his priestly functions by […]

"I say that Hitler ought to have the peace prize," said Gertrude Stein in 1934.

She reasoned "because he is removing all elements of contest and struggle from Germany. By driving out the Jews and the democratic and Left elements, he is driving out everything that conduces to activity. That means peace."That quote...Show More Summary

64 Public Figures, 7 Nobel Peace Laureates, Call for Arms Embargo on Israel for War Crimes

An assortment of rabidly anti-Israel public figures, including seven Nobel Peace Prize winners, have called for an international arms embargo on Israel for its "war crimes and possible crimes against humanity" in Gaza. The statement came in a letter published in Britain's The Guardian on Friday. Show More Summary

High School Student Wins Nobel Peace Prize After Building A House In Nicaragua

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Recognizing her contribution to the world, Barnstable Academy senior Margaret Alston was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize after she got back from Nicaragua on Tuesday morning.

Israeli ambassador to U.S. says IDF deserves Nobel Peace Prize for “unimaginable restraint”

Ron Dermer says his country has "earn[ed] the admiration of the international community" for its caution

Israeli ambassador: Our troops should get a Nobel Peace Prize for their 'unimaginable restraint'

Israel's ambassador to the United States says the Israeli Defense Forces deserve a Nobel Peace Prize for showing so much restraint in the nation's ongoing conflict in Gaza. Speaking at a Christians United for Israel Summit in Washington...Show More Summary

As Gaza Death Toll Surpasses 600 Israel Ambassador Says IDF Deserve Nobel Peace Prize For "Unimaginable Restraint"

The situation in Gaza has crossed beyond the rabbit hole (or perhaps in this case, tunnel) and has entered the surreal zone. Consider, from Reuters: "Israel pounded targets across the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, saying no ceasefire was near as top U.S. Show More Summary

Playlist – Ajax Diner Book Club 7/14/14 KRFC Ft. Collins CO

2 months agoMusic / Country : Nine Bullets

Todd Snider “Is This Thing Working”/”Mission Accomplished” from Peace Queer Justin Townes Earle “White Gardenias” from Single Mothers Guns of Navarone “You Used To Be” from Prize & Battlefield Sparklers “Weren’t For Bars” from Crying...Show More Summary

Henry Kissinger, 91, undergoes heart surgery

Henry Kissinger, the Nobel Peace Prize recipient and adviser to two American presidents, underwent heart surgery Tuesday at a New York hospital.

Henry Kissinger, 91, undergoes heart surgery in N.Y.

2 months agoNews : The Newsroom

Former U.S. Secretary of State and Nobel Peace Prize winner Henry Kissinger underwent heart surgery at a New York City hospital on Tuesday and was resting comfortably, hospital officials said. Kissinger, 91, underwent an aortic valve replacement procedure, according to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Show More Summary

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