Since 1901, the Nobel Prize has been given to men and women from all corners of the globe in order to honor for their “outstanding achievements” in physics, chemistry, medicine, literature, and for work in peace. The foundations for the prize were laid in 1895 when Alfred Nobel wrote his last will, leaving much of his wealth to the establishment of the Nobel Prize.
It appears, after shocking the world last year by giving the prize to President Obama, all efforts were put in gear to top that one off. The latest Nobel Prize for Peace has gone to the European Union…?!