Wednesday, Drudge had the following unlinked teaser. . .
SOURCES: POPE FAVORED TO WIN ‘NOBEL PEACE PRIZE’… ANNOUNCEMENT EXPECTED THURSDAY
. . . and I thought, “Cool. Finally, the man who leant some real moral weight to the West’s victory in the Cold War is getting his due.”
Speculation is growing in Italy that this year’s Nobel Peace Prize will go to Pope John Paul II in recognition of his steadfast opposition to the US-led war on Iraq.
Kneejerk support for thuggery got the award for Jimmy Carter last year, so why not the Pope this time around?