what a shambles, he's been in office 2 minutes. he claimed gitmo'll be closed within 6 months - its still open. he's bombing more of s.e Asia - what a joke.
you couldn't make it up. my bet's on mugabe for next year . .
US President Barack Obama has won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize.
The Nobel Committee said he was awarded it for "his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and co-operation between peoples".
There were a record 205 nominations for this year's prize.
The laureate - chosen by a five-member committee - wins a gold medal, a diploma and 10m Swedish kronor ($1.4m).